The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Oracle Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 570 603 613
Rank change year-on-year +33 +10  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 25 54 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.097% 0.062%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.45% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 19
Median daily rate £407 £365 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.36% +7.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £310 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £365 £300
% change year-on-year +9.72% +21.66%  
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.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 9371 11951 11203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.24% 21.38% 19.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5881 7505 6353
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.31% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 452 407 548
Median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +24.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £49.19 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +1.53% +44.44%  

Oracle Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Oracle Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Certification in the UK

Oracle Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Certification over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Certification in the UK

Oracle Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Certification in the UK

Oracle Certification
Top 26 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
England +39 25 £407 +9.86% 5
London +37 7 £475 -0.52% 2
South East +15 7 £400 +6.73% 1
South West - 6 £450 -
Hampshire +14 4 £401 +6.80%
Wiltshire - 4 £525 -
Winchester - 3 £401 -
East of England +5 2 £413 - 1
Cambridge - 2 £413 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £335 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £335 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £413 -
North West +30 1 - -
Yorkshire +29 1 - -
West Midlands +21 1 - -
West Yorkshire +19 1 - -
Berkshire +18 1 - -
Portsmouth -7 1 - -
Preston - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £375 -
Worcester - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £575 -

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 with a requirement for Oracle Certification.

1 54 (94.74%) Oracle
2 25 (43.86%) Oracle Database
3 20 (35.09%) SQL
4 15 (26.32%) Migration
5 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
6 12 (21.05%) PL/SQL
7 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
7 11 (19.30%) Puppet
8 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
8 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (17.54%) Finance
9 9 (15.79%) Web Services
9 9 (15.79%) ITIL
9 9 (15.79%) Squid
9 9 (15.79%) Data Migration
9 9 (15.79%) Data Architecture
9 9 (15.79%) nginx
9 9 (15.79%) Corosync
9 9 (15.79%) Docker
9 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
9 9 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (15.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 9 (15.79%) Pacemaker
10 8 (14.04%) Linux
10 8 (14.04%) WebLogic
10 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
10 8 (14.04%) Java
10 8 (14.04%) OCP
10 8 (14.04%) Oracle RMAN

Oracle Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (15.79%) nginx
2 8 (14.04%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.02%) ColdFusion
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.51%) GeoServer
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.75%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) LaTeX
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Primavera
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.75%) Hyperion Planning
5 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 25 (43.86%) Oracle Database
2 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
5 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (7.02%) MySQL
6 4 (7.02%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (5.26%) QlikView
8 2 (3.51%) DTS
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.53%) jMock
2 6 (10.53%) JUnit
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (7.02%) QUnit
4 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (3.51%) Subversion
5 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.75%) Introscope
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Local Government
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.75%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Developer
2 20 (35.09%) DBA
3 19 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
4 14 (24.56%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Administrator
6 5 (8.77%) Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Oracle Forms Developer
7 4 (7.02%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Digital Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Project Planner
8 3 (5.26%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.51%) Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Project Planner
9 2 (3.51%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 9 (15.79%) Web Services
2 7 (12.28%) Hibernate
2 7 (12.28%) HTML
2 7 (12.28%) Java EE
2 7 (12.28%) Spring
3 6 (10.53%) jQuery
4 5 (8.77%) XML
5 4 (7.02%) Ember.js
5 4 (7.02%) Handlebars
5 4 (7.02%) Middleware
5 4 (7.02%) XSLT
6 3 (5.26%) CSS
7 2 (3.51%) .NET
7 2 (3.51%) Ajax
7 2 (3.51%) JSP
7 2 (3.51%) OAuth2
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (3.51%) RESTful
7 2 (3.51%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 6 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.02%) Clustering
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) e-Health
4 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (7.02%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Migration
2 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.79%) Data Architecture
3 9 (15.79%) Data Migration
3 9 (15.79%) ITIL
4 7 (12.28%) OO
4 7 (12.28%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (12.28%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (12.28%) Quality Management
4 7 (12.28%) UML
4 7 (12.28%) Use Case
4 7 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (10.53%) OOD
5 6 (10.53%) Open Source
5 6 (10.53%) Scrum
5 6 (10.53%) Security Management
6 5 (8.77%) Analytics
6 5 (8.77%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.09%) SQL
2 12 (21.05%) PL/SQL
3 8 (14.04%) Java
4 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.02%) C
6 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
2 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.04%) OCP
4 5 (8.77%) Degree
4 5 (8.77%) DV Cleared
4 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.02%) CLAS
5 4 (7.02%) OCA
5 4 (7.02%) OCMJD
5 4 (7.02%) OCPJWCD
5 4 (7.02%) Sun Certification
6 3 (5.26%) MCSE
7 2 (3.51%) MCDBA
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%) OCPJP
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 2 (3.51%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) Puppet
2 9 (15.79%) Pacemaker
3 8 (14.04%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (10.53%) Data Guard
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (3.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (3.51%) vRealize
7 1 (1.75%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.75%) CA Wily
7 1 (1.75%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (1.75%) SCCM
7 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (94.74%) Oracle
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.26%) VMware
5 2 (3.51%) IBM
5 2 (3.51%) NetApp
5 2 (3.51%) Sun
6 1 (1.75%) CA
6 1 (1.75%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.75%) NetQoS
6 1 (1.75%) Nimsoft
6 1 (1.75%) Nortel
6 1 (1.75%) Remedy
6 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.75%) Virgin Media
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