The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
England / East of England
Rank - - 123
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - £50.00

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

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
520 551 671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.23% 23.50% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 274 340
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £146 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 126 125
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £50.68 £42.50
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 the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 East of England

Oracle Linux
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle Linux Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Oracle Linux
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Oracle Linux.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Jython
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (66.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Jython
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle