Period
to 21 July 2017

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 6 months to 21 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 782 785 794
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 60 116 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.11% 0.068%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.49% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 65 38
UK median daily rate £450 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +1.35% -8.36%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £282
90th Percentile £588 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £375 £358
% change year-on-year +6.80% +4.90% -6.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
UK median hourly rate £60.00 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 -

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 18768 23575 21953
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.57% 21.42% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11528 14749 12743
UK median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +5.26%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 960 833 1087
UK median hourly rate £29.92 £28.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.86% +24.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +11.61% +24.44% +12.50%

Oracle Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Oracle Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 21 July 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 15 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 6 months to 21 July 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
England +9 56 £450 +13.92% 4
UK excluding London +16 38 £401 +6.80% 4
London +10 22 £475 +11.76% 1
South East +29 15 £391 +4.33% 1
South West - 9 £513 -
Midlands +6 5 - - 1
North of England +38 3 £310 +3.33% 1
East Midlands -11 3 - -
Scotland +33 2 £400 +18.52% 1
West Midlands +13 2 - - 1
East of England -9 2 £413 -
Wales - 2 £450 -
North East +30 1 £310 +3.33%
North West +27 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +25 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 51 (85.00%) Oracle
2 26 (43.33%) OCP
3 23 (38.33%) Linux
4 20 (33.33%) SQL
5 19 (31.67%) Oracle Database
6 16 (26.67%) Unix
6 16 (26.67%) Red Hat
7 14 (23.33%) ITIL
7 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (23.33%) Security Cleared
7 14 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (21.67%) PL/SQL
8 13 (21.67%) Finance
9 12 (20.00%) Migration
9 12 (20.00%) Perl
9 12 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 11 (18.33%) Degree
10 11 (18.33%) VMware
10 11 (18.33%) Shell Script
11 10 (16.67%) Solaris
11 10 (16.67%) Sun
11 10 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
11 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (15.00%) DevOps
12 9 (15.00%) jQuery
12 9 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
12 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
12 9 (15.00%) OCA
12 9 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
13 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery

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 7 (11.67%) ColdFusion
1 7 (11.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.33%) GeoServer
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.67%) SAS
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) LaTeX
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.67%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (6.67%) Primavera
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (1.67%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.33%) OpenShift
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (8.33%) SAN
3 2 (3.33%) Intranet
4 1 (1.67%) DWDM
4 1 (1.67%) Firewall
4 1 (1.67%) Internet
4 1 (1.67%) SDH
4 1 (1.67%) SSL
4 1 (1.67%) VLAN
4 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) Oracle Database
2 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (5.00%) QlikView
8 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
9 2 (3.33%) DTS
9 2 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.33%) QUnit
2 5 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (5.00%) Toad
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (3.33%) Subversion
4 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.67%) ERwin
5 1 (1.67%) Introscope
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) General Ledger
2 4 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) DBA
1 14 (23.33%) Oracle DBA
2 13 (21.67%) Administrator
3 12 (20.00%) Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Oracle Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Unix Administrator
6 6 (10.00%) Architect
7 5 (8.33%) SQL Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) DevOps Architect
8 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Solaris Administrator
8 4 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (5.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 3 (5.00%) Project Planner
10 2 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) jQuery
2 8 (13.33%) HTML
3 7 (11.67%) Ember.js
3 7 (11.67%) Handlebars
3 7 (11.67%) XML
4 6 (10.00%) XSLT
5 5 (8.33%) Node.js
5 5 (8.33%) Sensu
6 4 (6.67%) Web Services
7 3 (5.00%) .NET
7 3 (5.00%) CSS
7 3 (5.00%) Middleware
7 3 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (3.33%) Ajax
8 2 (3.33%) EJB
8 2 (3.33%) J2EE
8 2 (3.33%) JSP
8 2 (3.33%) OAuth2
8 2 (3.33%) RESTful
8 2 (3.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) Clustering
4 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.67%) e-Health
6 1 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Linux
2 16 (26.67%) Unix
3 14 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (16.67%) Solaris
5 7 (11.67%) CentOS
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) ITIL
2 12 (20.00%) Migration
3 9 (15.00%) DevOps
4 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (13.33%) ERP
5 7 (11.67%) Mathematics
6 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.33%) Data Migration
7 5 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.67%) ETL
8 4 (6.67%) Information Security
9 3 (5.00%) Benchmarking
9 3 (5.00%) Business Continuity
9 3 (5.00%) Performance Management
9 3 (5.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) SQL
2 13 (21.67%) PL/SQL
3 12 (20.00%) Perl
4 11 (18.33%) Shell Script
5 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.67%) AWK
6 7 (11.67%) Bourne shell
6 7 (11.67%) Korn
7 5 (8.33%) Python
7 5 (8.33%) Ruby
8 4 (6.67%) C
9 3 (5.00%) Java
10 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.67%) C#
11 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (43.33%) OCP
2 14 (23.33%) Security Cleared
3 11 (18.33%) Degree
4 9 (15.00%) OCA
5 8 (13.33%) RHCE
6 7 (11.67%) DV Cleared
6 7 (11.67%) RHCSA
6 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
7 5 (8.33%) MCSE
7 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (6.67%) MBA
9 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.33%) MCDBA
9 2 (3.33%) MCSD
10 1 (1.67%) CISA
10 1 (1.67%) CISSP
10 1 (1.67%) CSSLP
10 1 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.67%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) PMO
1 1 (1.67%) QA
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (11.67%) GlusterFS
2 7 (11.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (8.33%) Docker
4 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.67%) Firmware
5 1 (1.67%) NFS
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (13.33%) Data Guard
2 8 (13.33%) Oracle ZFS
3 7 (11.67%) NetBackup
3 7 (11.67%) Puppet
3 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Satellite
3 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 7 (11.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 6 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Ansible
5 5 (8.33%) Kubernetes
5 5 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (8.33%) ZABBIX
6 3 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 2 (3.33%) vRealize
8 1 (1.67%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.67%) CA Wily
8 1 (1.67%) SCOM
8 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 51 (85.00%) Oracle
2 16 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 11 (18.33%) VMware
4 10 (16.67%) Sun
5 7 (11.67%) Brocade
5 7 (11.67%) EMC
5 7 (11.67%) HP
5 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (11.67%) StorageTek
5 7 (11.67%) Veritas
6 2 (3.33%) Fujitsu
6 2 (3.33%) NetApp
7 1 (1.67%) CA
7 1 (1.67%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.67%) IBM
7 1 (1.67%) NetQoS
7 1 (1.67%) Nimsoft
7 1 (1.67%) Nintex
7 1 (1.67%) Nortel
7 1 (1.67%) Remedy
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