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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank - - 43
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 0 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 2.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
Oracle Linux
Cambridgeshire

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
71 139 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.29% 26.68% 29.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 85 88
Median daily rate £350 £340 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £190 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 24
Median hourly rate £17.25 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.00% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £15.80 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £60.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Oracle Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 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