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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 199 197 201
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 2 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.096% 0.094%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.18% 0.49% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £190 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+176.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £340 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.73% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1134 1234 1313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 20.70% 19.72% 20.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 863 898 910
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.58% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 53 74
Average hourly rate £17.87 £18.85 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.22% -24.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.83 £25.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.94% -0.93%

Oracle Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Linux across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Front Office
4 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) CA
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Apache
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) DB2
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (16.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
1 1 (16.67%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
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