Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OCAJ qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Certified Associate Java (formerly Sun Certified Java Associate (SCJA))
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 827
Contract jobs citing OCAJ 0 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - - 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
England median daily rate - - £360
UK median daily rate - - £360
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

OCAJ is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17,458 18,204 20,296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.92% 20.22% 20.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,710 11,392 12,406
England median daily rate £440 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +4.87% +1.31%
10th Percentile £231 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 767 792 951
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.94 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.40% -0.24% +36.84%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.08 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.83 £50.25
UK median hourly rate £24.56 £25.69 £27.50
% change year-on-year -4.39% -6.59% +44.74%

OCAJ
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing OCAJ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for OCAJ in England

OCAJ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OCAJ in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for OCAJ in England