Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Oracle Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 November 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 > Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 102 113
Rank change year-on-year +13 +11 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.17% 0.071% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% 0.22% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Wales median daily rate £475 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +38.46% -23.53%
10th Percentile £463 £450 £313
90th Percentile £488 £450 £343
UK median daily rate £453 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +6.59% +13.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £60.00 - -

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wales
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 371 446 461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 31.15% 31.61% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 298 302
Wales median daily rate £375 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.64% +10.67% -
10th Percentile £143 £220 £185
90th Percentile £575 £575 £475
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 16
Wales median hourly rate £38.75 £57.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.61% +177.11% +23.29%
10th Percentile £14.99 £14.45 £10.09
90th Percentile £58.75 £78.00 £43.39
UK median hourly rate £26.25 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +31.58%

Oracle Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Certification in Wales

Oracle Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Certification in Wales

Oracle Certification
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
South Wales +10 2 £475 +5.56%
Oracle Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for Oracle Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Statspack
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Flashback
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

Oracle Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Clusterware
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Flashback
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat