The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Oracle Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Certification
England / South West
Rank 131 - 139
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.19% - 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% - 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £320
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 - £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 - £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £390 £325
% change year-on-year +4.16% +20.00%  
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 the South West.

Academic & Professional Certification
South West
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 812 954 905
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 31.27% 32.87% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 558 552
Median daily rate £395 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.93% -6.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 70 27
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.41% +6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

Oracle Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Oracle Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Certification in the South West

Oracle Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Certification in the South West over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Certification in the South West

Oracle Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Certification in the South West

Oracle Certification
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Wiltshire - 3 £525 -
Bristol - 1 £375 -
Oracle Certification
England

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 South West region with a requirement for Oracle Certification.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (30.00%) C
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Ajax
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (20.00%) ColdFusion
6 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (20.00%) Middleware
6 2 (20.00%) Primavera
6 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) XSLT
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL

Oracle Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (20.00%) ColdFusion
1 2 (20.00%) GeoServer
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Primavera
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (20.00%) QUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) Ajax
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) Ember.js
2 2 (20.00%) Handlebars
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) OAuth2
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Coaching
1 2 (20.00%) DevOps
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (20.00%) Service Design
1 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) VMware