Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 779 802 769
Rank change year-on-year +23 -33 +44
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 53 40 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.058% 0.043% 0.080%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.23% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 41
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.10% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £360 £325 £350
90th Percentile £588 £572 £500
UK median daily rate £490 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
England median hourly rate £41.53 - -
UK median hourly rate £41.53 - -

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 17,487 17,588 18,430
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 19.20% 19.04% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,427 10,775 11,531
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +4.29%
10th Percentile £263 £231 £250
90th Percentile £625 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 794 772 788
England median hourly rate £28.52 £23.44 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.66% -8.09% -0.62%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £12.06
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £47.80
UK median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -5.56%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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
Midlands +15 20 £400 +6.67% 2
West Midlands -9 13 £465 +23.93% 1
South West - 13 £550 - 1
South East +6 9 £405 -19.00% 1
London -8 6 £550 +12.82% 2
East Midlands - 5 £357 - 1
North of England -9 3 £575 +59.72% 5
East of England +13 2 £438 -12.50%
North East -6 1 £525 +45.83% 3
North West -7 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -15 1 £625 - 1
Oracle Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 52 (98.11%) Oracle
2 28 (52.83%) Oracle Database
3 23 (43.40%) Oracle Database 12c
3 23 (43.40%) OCP
3 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (41.51%) Data Guard
4 22 (41.51%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (35.85%) Security Cleared
5 19 (35.85%) SC Cleared
5 19 (35.85%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (35.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 19 (35.85%) OCA
6 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
7 17 (32.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (30.19%) JIRA
8 16 (30.19%) ITIL
9 15 (28.30%) Computer Science
10 14 (26.42%) Oracle RMAN
10 14 (26.42%) Windows
10 14 (26.42%) SQL
10 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (24.53%) Linux
11 13 (24.53%) MCSE
11 13 (24.53%) Degree
11 13 (24.53%) PowerShell
12 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (22.64%) Capacity Management
12 12 (22.64%) vCenter Server
12 12 (22.64%) Windows Server
12 12 (22.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 (16.98%) Confluence
2 2 (3.77%) Mendix
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (52.83%) Oracle Database
2 23 (43.40%) Oracle Database 12c
3 17 (32.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (13.21%) MySQL
4 7 (13.21%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (11.32%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (3.77%) Big Data
6 2 (3.77%) KDB
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.89%) DTS
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) JIRA
2 8 (15.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Billing
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) DBA
1 23 (43.40%) Oracle DBA
2 14 (26.42%) Developer
3 10 (18.87%) PowerShell Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) PL/SQL Developer
5 7 (13.21%) SQL Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Deployment Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared DBA
7 3 (5.66%) Senior DBA
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 2 (3.77%) CSS Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Python Developer
8 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 8 (15.09%) REST
3 2 (3.77%) .NET
3 2 (3.77%) CSS
3 2 (3.77%) Flask
3 2 (3.77%) HTML
3 2 (3.77%) HTML5
3 2 (3.77%) Java SE
3 2 (3.77%) jQuery
3 2 (3.77%) JSON
3 2 (3.77%) Middleware
3 2 (3.77%) RESTful
3 2 (3.77%) SOAP
3 2 (3.77%) Web Services
3 2 (3.77%) WSDL
3 2 (3.77%) XML
4 1 (1.89%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.89%) LDAP
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.77%) Smart Meter
4 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.89%) Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) Fintech
5 1 (1.89%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.89%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Windows
2 13 (24.53%) Linux
3 12 (22.64%) Windows Server
4 8 (15.09%) Unix
5 7 (13.21%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.89%) AIX
6 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (41.51%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (35.85%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (30.19%) ITIL
5 15 (28.30%) Computer Science
6 12 (22.64%) Capacity Management
7 11 (20.75%) Database Tuning
7 11 (20.75%) Reverse Engineering
8 10 (18.87%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (16.98%) Business Continuity
9 9 (16.98%) DevOps
9 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 9 (16.98%) Kanban
10 8 (15.09%) Change Control
11 7 (13.21%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (13.21%) Deployment Automation
11 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
11 7 (13.21%) Open Source
12 6 (11.32%) NsoIT
12 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) SQL
2 13 (24.53%) PowerShell
3 7 (13.21%) PL/SQL
3 7 (13.21%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.55%) Java
5 3 (5.66%) C#
6 2 (3.77%) Java 8
6 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.77%) PHP
6 2 (3.77%) Python
6 2 (3.77%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.89%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) OCP
2 19 (35.85%) OCA
2 19 (35.85%) SC Cleared
2 19 (35.85%) Security Cleared
3 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (24.53%) Degree
4 13 (24.53%) MCSE
5 12 (22.64%) CCNA
5 12 (22.64%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (22.64%) MCSA
5 12 (22.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (16.98%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (7.55%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.77%) OCAJ
9 1 (1.89%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (18.87%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (15.09%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (41.51%) Data Guard
2 14 (26.42%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (22.64%) vCenter Server
4 11 (20.75%) Foglight
4 11 (20.75%) PowerCLI
5 8 (15.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (13.21%) Ansible
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 52 (98.11%) Oracle
2 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
3 12 (22.64%) Cisco
3 12 (22.64%) VMware
4 11 (20.75%) Imperva
5 8 (15.09%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.89%) SAP