The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 163 157 194
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +37
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 2 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.063% 0.058% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.30% 0.27% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 8
Median daily rate £415 £350 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £350 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £350 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.13% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - £50.00
Oracle Linux
London

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

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
663 749 1330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 20.95% 21.77% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 588 999
Median daily rate £450 £439 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £620 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 70
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +39.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.21 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £37.50 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Oracle Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Oracle Linux
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle Linux Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Oracle Linux.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (62.50%) AIX
4 4 (50.00%) Solaris
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) IBM
4 4 (50.00%) vSphere
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) SUSE
5 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
5 3 (37.50%) Middleware
5 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (25.00%) SSL
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) Siebel
6 2 (25.00%) SOA
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) Perl
6 2 (25.00%) Change Management
6 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Support Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) Java EE
2 2 (25.00%) WebCenter
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (62.50%) AIX
4 4 (50.00%) Solaris
5 3 (37.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) AOP
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Server Building
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Korn
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
3 1 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Siebel
6 1 (12.50%) Veritas