The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 30 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
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 569 610 595
Rank change year-on-year +41 -15  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Exadata 31 30 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.068% 0.055% 0.056%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.30% 0.25% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 15
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £445 £265
% change year-on-year +1.12% +67.92%  
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 with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10344 11994 11996
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.72% 22.16% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7008 8058 7695
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 183 158
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +1.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.50 £15.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

Oracle Exadata
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Oracle Exadata
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Exadata in the UK

Oracle Exadata
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Exadata over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Exadata in the UK

Oracle Exadata
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 Exadata within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 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 +41 23 £500 +5.26% 3
London +33 16 £500 - 3
Scotland - 7 £388 - 1
Edinburgh - 4 - -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £550 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £550 -
North East - 4 £550 -
Glasgow - 3 £388 -
City of London +13 2 - - 2
South East +9 2 £450 +1.12%
Surrey +5 1 - -
Guildford +4 1 - -
South West - 1 £388 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £388 -
Gloucester - 1 £388 -

For the 6 months to 30 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 with a requirement for Oracle Exadata.

1 55 (90.16%) Oracle
2 34 (55.74%) Oracle Database
3 23 (37.70%) Oracle RAC
4 21 (34.43%) SQL
5 20 (32.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 20 (32.79%) Oracle Database 12c
6 17 (27.87%) Linux
7 16 (26.23%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (26.23%) Database Tuning
8 15 (24.59%) Unix
8 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
9 14 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (22.95%) Oracle Database 10g
9 14 (22.95%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (19.67%) Middleware
10 12 (19.67%) ETL
10 12 (19.67%) Performance Monitoring
11 11 (18.03%) PL/SQL
12 10 (16.39%) Finance
13 9 (14.75%) Migration
13 9 (14.75%) Data Guard
14 8 (13.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 8 (13.11%) Oracle RMAN
14 8 (13.11%) Business Continuity
14 8 (13.11%) .NET
14 8 (13.11%) C#
14 8 (13.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 7 (11.48%) Windows
15 7 (11.48%) Data Modelling
15 7 (11.48%) Big Data

Oracle Exadata
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 6 (9.84%) SAS
2 4 (6.56%) IIS
3 3 (4.92%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.28%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.28%) JBoss
4 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.64%) Apache
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) LAN
1 5 (8.20%) WAN
2 2 (3.28%) BIG-IP
2 2 (3.28%) DHCP
2 2 (3.28%) DNS
2 2 (3.28%) Firewall
2 2 (3.28%) NAS
2 2 (3.28%) SAN
2 2 (3.28%) VoIP
2 2 (3.28%) Wireless
3 1 (1.64%) InfiniBand
3 1 (1.64%) Internet
3 1 (1.64%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (55.74%) Oracle Database
2 20 (32.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 20 (32.79%) Oracle Database 12c
3 16 (26.23%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
5 14 (22.95%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (11.48%) Big Data
6 7 (11.48%) Hadoop
7 5 (8.20%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (8.20%) DB2
8 4 (6.56%) MS Access
8 4 (6.56%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (6.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 4 (6.56%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (4.92%) HBase
9 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
9 3 (4.92%) SAS EBI
10 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) ERwin
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Retail
3 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Law
4 1 (1.64%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (22.95%) Architect
1 14 (22.95%) DBA
2 13 (21.31%) Oracle DBA
3 10 (16.39%) Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) Developer
5 8 (13.11%) SQL Developer
6 7 (11.48%) Oracle Architect
6 7 (11.48%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Administrator
7 5 (8.20%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (6.56%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.56%) PL/SQL Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse Manager
9 3 (4.92%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Oracle Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) Python Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) Test Manager
10 2 (3.28%) Data Centre Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) Middleware
2 8 (13.11%) .NET
2 8 (13.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.64%) Apache Tez
4 1 (1.64%) Kafka
4 1 (1.64%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.64%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle Exalytics
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Exalogic
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Derivative
3 2 (3.28%) Equities
3 2 (3.28%) Grid Computing
3 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Linux
2 15 (24.59%) Unix
3 7 (11.48%) Windows
4 5 (8.20%) AIX
4 5 (8.20%) Solaris
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.28%) HPUX
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) Database Tuning
2 14 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (22.95%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (19.67%) ETL
3 12 (19.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (14.75%) Migration
5 8 (13.11%) Business Continuity
6 7 (11.48%) Data Modelling
7 6 (9.84%) High Availability
8 5 (8.20%) Analytics
8 5 (8.20%) Data Management
9 4 (6.56%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (6.56%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.56%) Dashboard Development
9 4 (6.56%) ETL Development
9 4 (6.56%) Investment Management
9 4 (6.56%) Logical Data Model
9 4 (6.56%) Mathematics
10 3 (4.92%) Database Security
10 3 (4.92%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) SQL
2 11 (18.03%) PL/SQL
3 8 (13.11%) C#
4 5 (8.20%) Python
5 3 (4.92%) C
5 3 (4.92%) Java
5 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.28%) C++
6 2 (3.28%) Korn
6 2 (3.28%) Perl
7 1 (1.64%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.28%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
3 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 23 (37.70%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) Apache Flume
2 2 (3.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (3.28%) HDFS
2 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (1.64%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) Data Guard
2 8 (13.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (13.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (6.56%) Control-M
4 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 2 (3.28%) Ambari
5 2 (3.28%) Ansible
5 2 (3.28%) BladeLogic
5 2 (3.28%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.28%) Oozie
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (3.28%) SCCM
5 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.64%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 55 (90.16%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) Cisco
2 5 (8.20%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (4.92%) Hortonworks
3 3 (4.92%) Teradata
3 3 (4.92%) WorldPay
4 2 (3.28%) Axway
4 2 (3.28%) BEA
4 2 (3.28%) Bloomberg
4 2 (3.28%) Blue Coat
4 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.28%) Citrix
4 2 (3.28%) FactSet
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.28%) Nokia
4 2 (3.28%) Symantec
4 2 (3.28%) VMware
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) Intel
5 1 (1.64%) Red Hat