The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Operating Systems category for the Cambridge 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 42 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.50% - 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.93% - 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate
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£425 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £39.00
Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
142 92 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 30.41% 23.96% 36.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 31 80
Average daily rate £350 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £188 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 59
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.67% +5.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Oracle Linux
Cambridgeshire

Oracle Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Oracle Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Oracle Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Oracle Linux Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Solaris
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) UML
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 10 (100.00%) J2SE
1 10 (100.00%) Sun
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 9 (90.00%) Atlassian
2 9 (90.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (90.00%) Perl
3 7 (70.00%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (70.00%) OO
3 7 (70.00%) Clustering
3 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (60.00%) Sybase
5 5 (50.00%) CGI
6 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Open Source
7 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Advertising
7 3 (30.00%) Scrum

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (90.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (30.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) Subversion
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Architect
2 6 (60.00%) Java Architect
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 3 (30.00%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Design Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (20.00%) Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Technical Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE
1 10 (100.00%) J2SE
2 5 (50.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Solaris
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) UML
1 10 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (70.00%) OOA/OOD
2 7 (70.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Sun
2 9 (90.00%) Atlassian
3 6 (60.00%) Sybase
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
JM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago