Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 790 809 769
Rank change year-on-year +19 -40 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 70 39 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.075% 0.043% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.23% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 16 57
England median daily rate £419 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.94% +5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £351 £369 £300
90th Percentile £573 £625 £488
UK median daily rate £419 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -6.94% +12.50% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
England median hourly rate £47.00 £60.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.67% +66.67% -
10th Percentile £38.80 £57.50 £32.50
90th Percentile £48.95 £62.50 £36.40
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 17,267 17,328 20,981
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.54% 19.10% 21.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,201 10,523 13,131
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £595
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.36% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 877 821 710
England median hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £25.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.73% +8.65% +12.49%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £51.25 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £24.50 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -15.52% +5.45% +22.22%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -18 21 £463 -7.04% 4
South East -6 15 £400 +4.58%
South West 0 13 £550 +7.32% 1
Midlands -9 12 £300 - 3
West Midlands -18 12 £300 -
North of England -18 6 £413 +23.13% 2
North East -11 4 £525 +56.72% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £413 -
East of England - 1 - - 1
Oracle Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 64 (91.43%) Oracle
2 33 (47.14%) Microsoft
3 29 (41.43%) OCP
4 27 (38.57%) SQL
5 26 (37.14%) OCA
6 24 (34.29%) Oracle Database
7 22 (31.43%) Security Cleared
8 21 (30.00%) PL/SQL
8 21 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
9 20 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (28.57%) ITIL
9 20 (28.57%) SC Cleared
9 20 (28.57%) Data Guard
10 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (25.71%) Windows
11 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (24.29%) VMware
12 17 (24.29%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (21.43%) Oracle Database 12c
14 14 (20.00%) Finance
14 14 (20.00%) Unix
14 14 (20.00%) Linux
14 14 (20.00%) MCSE
14 14 (20.00%) Degree
15 13 (18.57%) JIRA
15 13 (18.57%) Computer Science
15 13 (18.57%) Oracle RAC
15 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (18.57%) MCSA
15 13 (18.57%) Disaster Recovery

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 9 (12.86%) Confluence
2 2 (2.86%) Apache
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.43%) GemFire
3 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.43%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.86%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.43%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.43%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (1.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.43%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.43%) G Suite
3 1 (1.43%) GitHub
3 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.43%) Office 365
3 1 (1.43%) PaaS
3 1 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) SAN
2 4 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.43%) DMZ
3 1 (1.43%) Firewall
3 1 (1.43%) HTTP
3 1 (1.43%) Internet
3 1 (1.43%) MQTT
3 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (34.29%) Oracle Database
2 17 (24.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (21.43%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (11.43%) MySQL
5 7 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.43%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.43%) Big Data
9 1 (1.43%) DTS
9 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.43%) HBase
9 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (18.57%) JIRA
2 9 (12.86%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (11.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.86%) Toad
7 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.43%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.43%) JMeter
7 1 (1.43%) JUnit
7 1 (1.43%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.43%) Selenium
7 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.86%) Electronics
3 2 (2.86%) Marketing
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Automotive
4 1 (1.43%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Billing
4 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) DBA
2 20 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
3 15 (21.43%) Developer
4 12 (17.14%) PL/SQL Developer
5 11 (15.71%) Automation Engineer
6 10 (14.29%) PowerShell Engineer
7 8 (11.43%) Oracle Developer
7 8 (11.43%) SQL Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Data Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Administrator
9 5 (7.14%) Consultant
9 5 (7.14%) Solaris Administrator
10 4 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (5.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.71%) Oracle Consultant
10 4 (5.71%) Solaris Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.71%) Unix Administrator
10 4 (5.71%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 9 (12.86%) REST
3 4 (5.71%) Middleware
4 3 (4.29%) Web Services
5 2 (2.86%) .NET
5 2 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.43%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.43%) JSON
6 1 (1.43%) Kafka
6 1 (1.43%) Memcached
6 1 (1.43%) Node.js
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.43%) RESTful
6 1 (1.43%) SAML
6 1 (1.43%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.43%) SOAP
6 1 (1.43%) Spring
6 1 (1.43%) Spring Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Computer Science
1 13 (18.57%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.71%) Reinsurance
4 2 (2.86%) Clustering
4 2 (2.86%) RIA
4 2 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.43%) Blog
5 1 (1.43%) Derivative
5 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.43%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.43%) User Experience
5 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.71%) Windows
2 14 (20.00%) Linux
2 14 (20.00%) Unix
3 12 (17.14%) Windows Server
4 7 (10.00%) Solaris
5 5 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (5.71%) CentOS
6 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.86%) AIX
8 1 (1.43%) Android
8 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.43%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (28.57%) ITIL
2 20 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (15.71%) Business Continuity
6 10 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (12.86%) Change Control
7 9 (12.86%) DevOps
7 9 (12.86%) Reverse Engineering
7 9 (12.86%) Software Engineering
8 8 (11.43%) Capacity Management
9 7 (10.00%) Database Tuning
9 7 (10.00%) Mathematics
9 7 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 6 (8.57%) NsoIT
10 6 (8.57%) Storage Management
11 5 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) SQL
2 21 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 12 (17.14%) PowerShell
4 9 (12.86%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.14%) Java
5 5 (7.14%) Korn
5 5 (7.14%) Perl
6 4 (5.71%) AWK
6 4 (5.71%) Bourne shell
7 3 (4.29%) Python
8 2 (2.86%) ANSI SQL
8 2 (2.86%) C
9 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.43%) C#
9 1 (1.43%) C++
9 1 (1.43%) Go
9 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.43%) Ruby
9 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (41.43%) OCP
2 26 (37.14%) OCA
3 22 (31.43%) Security Cleared
4 20 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (20.00%) Degree
6 14 (20.00%) MCSE
7 13 (18.57%) MCSA
8 12 (17.14%) CCNA
8 12 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (17.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (8.57%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (7.14%) RHCE
10 5 (7.14%) RHCSA
11 4 (5.71%) DV Cleared
12 3 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (1.43%) Linux+ Certification
13 1 (1.43%) MCP
13 1 (1.43%) MCSD
13 1 (1.43%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (18.57%) Oracle RAC
1 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.71%) GlusterFS
2 4 (5.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.29%) Docker
4 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.43%) Corosync
4 1 (1.43%) HDFS
4 1 (1.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (28.57%) Data Guard
2 12 (17.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (17.14%) vCenter Server
3 9 (12.86%) PowerCLI
4 7 (10.00%) Foglight
4 7 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (8.57%) Ansible
6 5 (7.14%) NetBackup
7 4 (5.71%) Oracle ZFS
7 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (5.71%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 3 (4.29%) Puppet
9 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (2.86%) Oracle Statspack
10 1 (1.43%) Nagios
10 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (1.43%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 64 (91.43%) Oracle
2 33 (47.14%) Microsoft
3 17 (24.29%) VMware
4 12 (17.14%) Cisco
5 8 (11.43%) Atlassian
6 7 (10.00%) Imperva
7 6 (8.57%) HP
8 5 (7.14%) Red Hat
8 5 (7.14%) Sun
9 4 (5.71%) Brocade
9 4 (5.71%) Centrify
9 4 (5.71%) EMC
9 4 (5.71%) SAP
9 4 (5.71%) StorageTek
9 4 (5.71%) Veritas
10 1 (1.43%) Google
10 1 (1.43%) NetApp
10 1 (1.43%) Symantec