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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 555 596 574
Rank change year-on-year +41 -22  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 21 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.050% 0.056% 0.055%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.27% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 15
Median daily rate £413 £416 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.78% +10.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £300 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £500 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £416 £325
% change year-on-year -2.28% +27.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8654 10398 9760
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 20.61% 20.81% 20.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5473 6592 5642
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 375 437
Median hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +59.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% +73.33%  

Oracle Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Oracle Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +39 8 £475 +33.80% 1
South East +19 5 £400 -4.76% 1
South West - 5 £450 -
East of England - 2 £413 -
Yorkshire +18 1 - -
Oracle Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Oracle Certification.

1 54 (94.74%) Oracle
2 30 (52.63%) Oracle Database
3 19 (33.33%) SQL
4 14 (24.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (22.81%) Migration
5 13 (22.81%) Linux
5 13 (22.81%) OCP
6 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
7 11 (19.30%) Data Guard
7 11 (19.30%) Puppet
7 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
7 11 (19.30%) WebLogic
7 11 (19.30%) Finance
8 10 (17.54%) Oracle RMAN
8 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
8 10 (17.54%) PL/SQL
8 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
8 10 (17.54%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (15.79%) Corosync
9 9 (15.79%) Docker
9 9 (15.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 9 (15.79%) Pacemaker
9 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
9 9 (15.79%) Data Migration
9 9 (15.79%) Squid
9 9 (15.79%) nginx
9 9 (15.79%) ITIL
10 8 (14.04%) Web Services

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 11 (19.30%) WebLogic
2 9 (15.79%) nginx
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (3.51%) ColdFusion
5 2 (3.51%) GeoServer
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.75%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.51%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (7.02%) Primavera
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.75%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) SAN
2 2 (3.51%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) DWDM
3 1 (1.75%) HTTP
3 1 (1.75%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.75%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.75%) NAS
3 1 (1.75%) SDH
3 1 (1.75%) SSL
3 1 (1.75%) VLAN
3 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (52.63%) Oracle Database
2 14 (24.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database 12c
3 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
4 7 (12.28%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (8.77%) Oracle Discoverer
6 4 (7.02%) MySQL
7 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.26%) DTS
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.51%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.53%) jMock
2 6 (10.53%) JUnit
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (3.51%) QUnit
5 2 (3.51%) Subversion
5 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.75%) Introscope
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Local Government
2 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.75%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) DBA
2 25 (43.86%) Oracle DBA
3 18 (31.58%) Developer
4 13 (22.81%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Administrator
6 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 4 (7.02%) Oracle Forms Developer
7 4 (7.02%) SQL DBA
8 3 (5.26%) Digital Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Functional Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
9 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Project Planner
9 2 (3.51%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 8 (14.04%) Web Services
3 6 (10.53%) Hibernate
3 6 (10.53%) Java EE
3 6 (10.53%) Spring
4 4 (7.02%) HTML
4 4 (7.02%) jQuery
5 3 (5.26%) .NET
5 3 (5.26%) Middleware
6 2 (3.51%) Ajax
6 2 (3.51%) CSS
6 2 (3.51%) Ember.js
6 2 (3.51%) Handlebars
6 2 (3.51%) OAuth2
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (3.51%) RESTful
6 2 (3.51%) XML
6 2 (3.51%) XSLT
7 1 (1.75%) JSP
7 1 (1.75%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.77%) Clustering
4 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) e-Health
5 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Linux
2 7 (12.28%) Windows
3 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.02%) Unix
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Migration
2 10 (17.54%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (15.79%) Data Migration
3 9 (15.79%) ITIL
4 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.04%) Data Architecture
5 7 (12.28%) OO
5 7 (12.28%) Quality Management
5 7 (12.28%) Use Case
5 7 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (10.53%) OOD
6 6 (10.53%) Open Source
6 6 (10.53%) Scrum
6 6 (10.53%) Security Management
6 6 (10.53%) UML
7 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.77%) Data Security
7 5 (8.77%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.33%) SQL
2 10 (17.54%) PL/SQL
3 8 (14.04%) Java
4 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.77%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.26%) C
5 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.75%) Perl
6 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) OCP
2 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
4 7 (12.28%) Degree
5 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (7.02%) CLAS
6 4 (7.02%) MCSE
6 4 (7.02%) OCA
7 3 (5.26%) DV Cleared
7 3 (5.26%) MCDBA
7 3 (5.26%) OCMJD
7 3 (5.26%) OCPJWCD
7 3 (5.26%) Sun Certification
8 1 (1.75%) CISA
8 1 (1.75%) CISSP
8 1 (1.75%) CSSLP
8 1 (1.75%) IBM Certification
8 1 (1.75%) MCTS
8 1 (1.75%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
3 1 (1.75%) PMO
3 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) Corosync
1 9 (15.79%) Docker
1 9 (15.79%) Squid
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) Data Guard
1 11 (19.30%) Puppet
2 10 (17.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (15.79%) Pacemaker
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 2 (3.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (3.51%) vRealize
6 1 (1.75%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.75%) CA Wily
6 1 (1.75%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (1.75%) SCCM
6 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (94.74%) Oracle
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.51%) NetApp
4 2 (3.51%) VMware
5 1 (1.75%) CA
5 1 (1.75%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) NetQoS
5 1 (1.75%) Nimsoft
5 1 (1.75%) Nortel
5 1 (1.75%) Remedy
5 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.75%) Virgin Media
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £50 - £56 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago