The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Oracle Exadata skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Exadata over the 3 months to 29 March 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 Exadata
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 158 177
Rank change year-on-year -2 +19  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Exadata 2 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.065% 0.030% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.24% 0.11% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £525 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.31%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £445 -
% change year-on-year +1.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle Exadata is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 831 942 1277
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 27.05% 27.83% 24.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 658 767 994
Median daily rate £490 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Median hourly rate £22.34 £31.29 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.60% -13.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

Oracle Exadata
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Oracle Exadata as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Exadata in the City of London

Oracle Exadata
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Exadata in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Exadata 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 City of London region with a requirement for Oracle Exadata.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (66.67%) Data Guard
4 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (50.00%) Database Security
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 3 (50.00%) WorldPay
4 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (33.33%) Middleware
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management

Oracle Exadata
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Database Designer
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Database Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Exalogic
1 1 (16.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Database Security
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Database Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) RUP
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Korn
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Ansible
4 1 (16.67%) BladeLogic
4 1 (16.67%) Control-M
4 1 (16.67%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) WorldPay
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Axway
4 1 (16.67%) BEA
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Nokia
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) VMware