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 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 171 195 194
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 7 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.94% 0.58% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 12
Median daily rate £425 £525 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% -16.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
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
746 1202 1319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.45% 22.36% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 945 963
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 37 57
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £62.50 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.66 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +4.12%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Linux across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Oracle Linux Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) Unix
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) ITIL
3 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
3 11 (73.33%) Finance
3 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (66.67%) VMware
4 10 (66.67%) Middleware
5 9 (60.00%) Change Management
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (60.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 9 (60.00%) Java
5 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database
6 8 (53.33%) JIRA
6 8 (53.33%) Documaker
6 8 (53.33%) WebCenter
6 8 (53.33%) WebLogic
7 7 (46.67%) OO
7 7 (46.67%) Siebel
7 7 (46.67%) SOA
7 7 (46.67%) Financial Institution
7 7 (46.67%) Hedge funds
7 7 (46.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 7 (46.67%) AOP
7 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (46.67%) Java EE
7 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (40.00%) AIX
9 5 (33.33%) IBM

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 8 (53.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Documaker
2 1 (6.67%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (6.67%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) 3G
2 1 (6.67%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) BODI
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) JIRA
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Consultant
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Consultant
1 7 (46.67%) Support Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Billing Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Billing Support
4 1 (6.67%) Billing Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Middleware
2 8 (53.33%) WebCenter
3 7 (46.67%) Java EE
4 2 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE
5 1 (6.67%) JMS
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Hedge funds
2 2 (13.33%) DataPower
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) Unix
2 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (40.00%) AIX
4 4 (26.67%) Solaris
5 3 (20.00%) SUSE
6 2 (13.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Change Management
3 7 (46.67%) AOP
3 7 (46.67%) OO
3 7 (46.67%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) Korn
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
3 10 (66.67%) VMware
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (46.67%) Siebel
6 5 (33.33%) IBM
7 3 (20.00%) EMC
8 2 (13.33%) Software AG
8 2 (13.33%) webMethods
9 1 (6.67%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (6.67%) Sun
9 1 (6.67%) WorldPay