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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 149 195 -
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.036% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.11% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.30 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
721 1124 1241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.52% 20.51% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 858 919
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 50 47
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.38 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.25%

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 May 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 May 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 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Middleware
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) Change Management
5 7 (53.85%) IBM
5 7 (53.85%) DNS
5 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
5 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
6 6 (46.15%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (46.15%) Documaker
6 6 (46.15%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
6 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
6 6 (46.15%) WebCenter
6 6 (46.15%) SSL
6 6 (46.15%) AIX
6 6 (46.15%) Java
6 6 (46.15%) WebLogic
6 6 (46.15%) Firewall
6 6 (46.15%) Finance
6 6 (46.15%) SUSE
6 6 (46.15%) VMware
6 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
7 5 (38.46%) WebSphere MQ

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 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
2 6 (46.15%) WebLogic
3 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Documaker
2 1 (7.69%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) 3G
3 1 (7.69%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (15.38%) DB2
4 1 (7.69%) BODI
4 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Billing
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Middleware Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Support Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Billing Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Billing Support
4 1 (7.69%) Billing Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) Middleware
2 6 (46.15%) WebCenter
3 5 (38.46%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (30.77%) Java EE
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (7.69%) J2EE
6 1 (7.69%) JMS
6 1 (7.69%) JRules
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) DataPower
1 4 (30.77%) Hedge funds
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (46.15%) AIX
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (46.15%) SUSE
3 4 (30.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) Change Management
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (30.77%) AOP
5 4 (30.77%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) SOA
6 3 (23.08%) Service Management
7 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
7 2 (15.38%) ITSM
7 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
8 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (7.69%) Line Management
8 1 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.69%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
3 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 2 (15.38%) Korn
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (15.38%) VBScript
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 2 (15.38%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) Control-M
3 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) IBM
4 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) Siebel
5 4 (30.77%) Software AG
5 4 (30.77%) webMethods
6 2 (15.38%) WorldPay
7 1 (7.69%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (7.69%) Informatica
7 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (7.69%) Sun