Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for OCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 13 December 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 Certified Professional (OCP)
England > North East
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 158 114
Rank change year-on-year +59 -44 -13
Contract jobs citing OCP 1 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.082% 0.15% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.36% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 7
North East median daily rate £360 £300 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +1.41%
10th Percentile £355 £300 £330
90th Percentile £365 £300 £447
England median daily rate £379 £425 £370
% change year-on-year -10.88% +14.86% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £60.00 - -

OCP 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 the North East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North East
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 388 1098 549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 31.70% 42.33% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 770 321
North East median daily rate £362 £347 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.18% -7.47% +4.17%
10th Percentile £263 £220 £225
90th Percentile £520 £501 £535
England median daily rate £432 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 77 60
North East median hourly rate £42.50 £27.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.41% +12.50% -12.73%
10th Percentile £9.95 £12.91 £11.71
90th Percentile £50.37 £34.79 £43.08
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +26.32%

OCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing OCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for OCP in the North East

OCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OCP in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for OCP in the North East

OCP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the North East region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
Tyne and Wear +54 1 £360 +20.00%
OCP
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OCP 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 North East region with a requirement for OCP.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

OCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle