Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for OCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 October 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 Certified Professional (OCP)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 90 155
Rank change year-on-year +5 +65 -55
Contract jobs citing OCP 4 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.45% 0.22% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.50% 0.54% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £525 £335 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.72% +11.67% -18.37%
North East median daily rate £525 £335 £300
% change year-on-year +56.72% +11.67% -18.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £36.00
North East median hourly rate - - £36.00

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 266 370 1,349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 30.02% 40.97% 53.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 291 971
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £390 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +10.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £254 £263 £220
90th Percentile £555 £518 £488
North East median daily rate £390 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +11.43% +7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 22 80
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.49 £33.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.41% +18.75% +10.89%
10th Percentile £13.30 £11.33 £15.00
90th Percentile £20.90 £47.80 £36.50
North East median hourly rate £14.61 £33.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year -56.08% +18.75% +55.56%

OCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing OCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for OCP in Tyne and Wear

OCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OCP in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for OCP in Tyne and Wear

OCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OCP in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OCP in Tyne and Wear

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Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +6 4 £525 +56.72%
OCP
North East

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OCP 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for OCP.

1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DBA
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle