The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank - - 124
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £343 £326
% change year-on-year
+42.33% +4.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Oracle Linux
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
512 577 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.46% 20.58% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 290 281
Median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 41 41
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.65 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £36.00 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Oracle Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Oracle Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Oracle Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire