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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 117 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.19% 0.081% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.94% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
532 665 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.38% 26.88% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 318 191
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £210 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 59 48
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.13 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.56% +0.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £12.50 £12.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

Oracle Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Linux across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Oracle Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Oracle Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Linux across the Berkshire region.

Oracle Linux Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Oracle Linux 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 Linux.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) CA
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) SUSE
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) FreeRADIUS
1 5 (100.00%) Splunk
1 5 (100.00%) Regular Expression
1 5 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Oracle Linux 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 Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Regular Expression
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) FreeRADIUS
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Firmware
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) CA
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Splunk