The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 41 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 14 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.80% - 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.15% - 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 3
Average daily rate
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£450 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+11.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £39.00
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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 Cambridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
153 101 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 30.60% 26.86% 41.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 41 84
Average daily rate £350 £293 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.65% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £175 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 59
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -45.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £11.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.00 £49.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Linux across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Oracle Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
1 18 (100.00%) UNIX
1 18 (100.00%) Solaris
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) UML
1 18 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 18 (100.00%) J2SE
1 18 (100.00%) Sun
1 18 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 17 (94.44%) Java
3 16 (88.89%) Perl
3 16 (88.89%) WebLogic
3 16 (88.89%) Finance
3 16 (88.89%) Atlassian
4 13 (72.22%) Git (software)
5 9 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (50.00%) OO
5 9 (50.00%) Clustering
5 9 (50.00%) Load Balancing
6 8 (44.44%) Scrum
6 8 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (38.89%) Sybase
8 6 (33.33%) Performance Testing
8 6 (33.33%) CGI
9 5 (27.78%) Internet
9 5 (27.78%) Apache
9 5 (27.78%) Advertising

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 18 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 16 (88.89%) WebLogic
3 5 (27.78%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Internet
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Architect
2 9 (50.00%) Java Architect
3 7 (38.89%) Design Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Principal Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (27.78%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 4 (22.22%) Technical Architect
6 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Technical Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Java Technical Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Senior Java/J2EE Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
1 18 (100.00%) J2SE
2 6 (33.33%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Clustering
2 5 (27.78%) Open Source
3 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) UNIX
1 18 (100.00%) Solaris
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) UML
1 18 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 9 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 9 (50.00%) OO
2 9 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 8 (44.44%) Scrum
3 8 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) TDD
5 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (94.44%) Java
3 16 (88.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
1 18 (100.00%) Sun
2 16 (88.89%) Atlassian
3 7 (38.89%) Sybase