The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Exadata skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Exadata over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Exadata
Rank 209 197 216
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Contract jobs citing Oracle Exadata 6 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.091% 0.13% 0.062%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.41% 0.56% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Average daily rate £513 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £310 £550
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -43.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £72.50 -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1464 1440 1520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.09% 22.82% 18.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1064 1120 1069
Average daily rate £438 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 16
Average hourly rate £27.50 £52.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.61% +10.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
Oracle Exadata
London

Oracle Exadata
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Exadata across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Exadata Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle Exadata
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Exadata across the City of London region.

Oracle Exadata Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle Exadata
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle Exadata also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Exadata.

1 32 (96.97%) Oracle
2 24 (72.73%) Oracle Database
3 18 (54.55%) Finance
4 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (30.30%) Oracle BI EE
5 10 (30.30%) VMware
5 10 (30.30%) SQL
5 10 (30.30%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (27.27%) Oracle ODI
6 9 (27.27%) Linux
6 9 (27.27%) XenApp
6 9 (27.27%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (24.24%) PL/SQL
8 7 (21.21%) Java
8 7 (21.21%) Windows
8 7 (21.21%) HP
8 7 (21.21%) EMC
8 7 (21.21%) Middleware
8 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (18.18%) XenDesktop
9 6 (18.18%) SOA
9 6 (18.18%) Oracle EDQ
9 6 (18.18%) Analytics
10 5 (15.15%) Data Analytics
10 5 (15.15%) Citrix
10 5 (15.15%) UNIX
10 5 (15.15%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
11 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
11 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared

Oracle Exadata
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle Exadata also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Exadata. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (72.73%) Oracle Database
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (30.30%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (27.27%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.06%) Big Data
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) VLDB
5 2 (6.06%) Star Schema
5 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.03%) DB2
6 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.03%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Architect
2 9 (27.27%) DBA
3 8 (24.24%) Enterprise Architect
4 7 (21.21%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Designer
6 4 (12.12%) Designer
6 4 (12.12%) Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) Lead Designer
8 2 (6.06%) Data Architect
9 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (3.03%) Development Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Programmer
9 1 (3.03%) Solutions Designer
9 1 (3.03%) Administrator
9 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) Middleware
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (6.06%) JRules
4 1 (3.03%) J2EE
4 1 (3.03%) Flash
4 1 (3.03%) REST
4 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
1 1 (3.03%) Grid Computing
1 1 (3.03%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (3.03%) Derivative
1 1 (3.03%) Wiki
1 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Windows
3 5 (15.15%) UNIX
4 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) AIX
5 1 (3.03%) Solaris
5 1 (3.03%) SUSE
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.18%) SOA
3 6 (18.18%) Analytics
4 5 (15.15%) Data Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) Database Tuning
6 2 (6.06%) Database Security
6 2 (6.06%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (6.06%) Inmon Methodology
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL
7 1 (3.03%) OO
7 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.03%) ETL
7 1 (3.03%) RDF
7 1 (3.03%) Project Management
7 1 (3.03%) Service Management
7 1 (3.03%) Change Management
7 1 (3.03%) Migration
7 1 (3.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) PL/SQL
3 7 (21.21%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.06%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Python
6 1 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) XenApp
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (18.18%) XenDesktop
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (9.09%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle EDQ
2 4 (12.12%) Data Guard
3 2 (6.06%) Control-M
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) Oracle
2 10 (30.30%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) HP
3 7 (21.21%) EMC
4 5 (15.15%) Citrix
5 4 (12.12%) Wyse
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco
5 4 (12.12%) Juniper
6 2 (6.06%) Greenplum
6 2 (6.06%) Teradata
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.06%) BMC
7 1 (3.03%) JBoss
7 1 (3.03%) Sybase
7 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
7 1 (3.03%) IBM
7 1 (3.03%) Veritas
7 1 (3.03%) ILOG