Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Oracle Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 June 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 Certification
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 784 751 782
Rank change year-on-year -33 +31 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 55 52 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.060% 0.062% 0.090%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.31% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 50
England median daily rate £425 £413 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +7.84% +12.50%
10th Percentile £356 £344 £300
90th Percentile £545 £599 £500
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -5.45% +19.87% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
England median hourly rate £47.00 £60.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.67% +66.67% -
UK median hourly rate £47.00 £60.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -21.67% +66.67% -

Oracle Certification 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 17,344 17,017 20,915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.91% 20.16% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,349 10,470 13,224
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £262 £250
90th Percentile £638 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 784 860 739
England median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +7.14% +24.44%
10th Percentile £12.66 £12.00 £12.23
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £52.25
UK median hourly rate £24.91 £30.00 £30.21
% change year-on-year -16.98% -0.68% +34.24%

Oracle Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Certification in England

Oracle Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Certification in England

Oracle Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Certification in England over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Certification in England

Oracle Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Certification in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Certification in England

Oracle Certification
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Certification within the England region over the 6 months to 25 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -47 20 £425 -10.53% 7
South East -19 13 £400 +2.24% 2
Midlands -10 10 £425 -
West Midlands -13 10 £425 -
North of England -31 5 £413 +33.06% 6
South West +4 3 - - 2
North East 0 3 £458 +47.58% 1
East of England +6 2 £425 +3.03%
Yorkshire -20 2 £413 - 2
Oracle Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Oracle Certification.

1 51 (92.73%) Oracle
2 26 (47.27%) OCP
3 24 (43.64%) SQL
3 24 (43.64%) Oracle Database
4 20 (36.36%) Linux
5 18 (32.73%) PL/SQL
5 18 (32.73%) Oracle RAC
6 17 (30.91%) Data Guard
7 16 (29.09%) Degree
7 16 (29.09%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 14 (25.45%) Unix
9 14 (25.45%) Finance
9 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (23.64%) Oracle Database 12c
11 12 (21.82%) ITIL
11 12 (21.82%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
12 11 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
12 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 11 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 11 (20.00%) OCA
13 10 (18.18%) Shell Script
13 10 (18.18%) Middleware
13 10 (18.18%) SC Cleared
14 9 (16.36%) VMware
14 9 (16.36%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (14.55%) Windows
15 8 (14.55%) MySQL

Oracle Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.45%) Apache
2 3 (5.45%) Confluence
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.64%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.64%) GemFire
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.82%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.45%) PaaS
4 2 (3.64%) GitHub
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.82%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (1.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.82%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.82%) G Suite
5 1 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.82%) IaaS
5 1 (1.82%) Office 365
5 1 (1.82%) SaaS
5 1 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) SAN
2 4 (7.27%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (3.64%) Internet
4 1 (1.82%) DMZ
4 1 (1.82%) Firewall
4 1 (1.82%) HTTP
4 1 (1.82%) MQTT
4 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (43.64%) Oracle Database
2 13 (23.64%) Oracle Database 12c
3 12 (21.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (14.55%) MySQL
5 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
6 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.64%) Apache Hive
8 2 (3.64%) Big Data
8 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.64%) HBase
8 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.82%) DTS
9 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Jenkins
1 6 (10.91%) JIRA
1 6 (10.91%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.45%) Toad
4 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.64%) ERwin
4 2 (3.64%) IntelliJ
4 2 (3.64%) JUnit
5 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.82%) JDeveloper
5 1 (1.82%) JMeter
5 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.82%) Selenium
5 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Billing
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
3 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) DBA
2 18 (32.73%) Oracle DBA
3 13 (23.64%) Developer
4 8 (14.55%) Administrator
4 8 (14.55%) PL/SQL Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Data Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Solaris Administrator
6 5 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (9.09%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 5 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.27%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 4 (7.27%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Unix Administrator
7 4 (7.27%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.27%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.45%) PowerShell Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) Middleware
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (7.27%) Web Services
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 3 (5.45%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (5.45%) RESTful
5 2 (3.64%) Gherkin
5 2 (3.64%) JSON
5 2 (3.64%) Kafka
5 2 (3.64%) REST
5 2 (3.64%) SOAP
5 2 (3.64%) Spring
5 2 (3.64%) Spring Cloud
5 2 (3.64%) XML
6 1 (1.82%) .NET
6 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.82%) J2EE
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (1.82%) SAML
6 1 (1.82%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.45%) Clustering
3 3 (5.45%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (5.45%) Replication
4 2 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.64%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.82%) Blog
5 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.82%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Exalytics
5 1 (1.82%) RIA
5 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (36.36%) Linux
2 14 (25.45%) Unix
3 8 (14.55%) Windows
4 6 (10.91%) Solaris
5 5 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (7.27%) CentOS
6 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.45%) AIX
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.82%) Android
8 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.82%) ITIL
4 9 (16.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (14.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (14.55%) Mathematics
6 7 (12.73%) DevOps
6 7 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.91%) Change Management
7 6 (10.91%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.09%) ERP
8 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.09%) Migration
9 4 (7.27%) Benchmarking
9 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.27%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.27%) ETL
9 4 (7.27%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (43.64%) SQL
2 18 (32.73%) PL/SQL
3 10 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 7 (12.73%) Java
5 5 (9.09%) Korn
5 5 (9.09%) Perl
6 4 (7.27%) AWK
6 4 (7.27%) Bourne shell
7 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.45%) Python
8 2 (3.64%) ANSI SQL
8 2 (3.64%) C
9 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.82%) C++
9 1 (1.82%) Go
9 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.82%) Ruby
9 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (47.27%) OCP
2 16 (29.09%) Degree
3 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
4 11 (20.00%) OCA
5 10 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (10.91%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (9.09%) MCSE
8 5 (9.09%) RHCE
8 5 (9.09%) RHCSA
9 4 (7.27%) MCSA
10 3 (5.45%) CCNA
10 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
11 1 (1.82%) Linux+ Certification
11 1 (1.82%) LPIC
11 1 (1.82%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (32.73%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (7.27%) GlusterFS
2 4 (7.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.45%) Docker
3 3 (5.45%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (3.64%) HDFS
5 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.82%) Corosync
5 1 (1.82%) Firmware
5 1 (1.82%) NFS
5 1 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (30.91%) Data Guard
2 11 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 11 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (9.09%) Ansible
3 5 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 5 (9.09%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (7.27%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (7.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (5.45%) Puppet
5 3 (5.45%) vCenter Server
6 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.82%) Nagios
7 1 (1.82%) PowerCLI
7 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 51 (92.73%) Oracle
2 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.36%) VMware
4 6 (10.91%) HP
4 6 (10.91%) Red Hat
5 5 (9.09%) Sun
6 4 (7.27%) Brocade
6 4 (7.27%) Centrify
6 4 (7.27%) EMC
6 4 (7.27%) StorageTek
6 4 (7.27%) Veritas
7 3 (5.45%) Cisco
8 2 (3.64%) NetApp
8 2 (3.64%) SAP
8 2 (3.64%) Symantec
9 1 (1.82%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.82%) Dell
9 1 (1.82%) Google
9 1 (1.82%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.82%) Informatica