The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 544 513 477
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -36
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 35 40 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.083% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% 0.37% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 29
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£430 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £344 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.90% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.30 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Oracle Linux
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10969 10762 9218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.30% 22.43% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6423 6209 5025
Average daily rate £365 £350 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 910 981 950
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% -9.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

Oracle Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Linux across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Oracle Linux Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle Linux
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle Linux Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Linux across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Oracle Linux Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Linux across the England region.

Oracle Linux Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle Linux
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Linux within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 21 £525 +31.25% 4
South East -27 8 £380 +22.08% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £400 - 1
South West - 2 £425 - 5
Oracle Linux
UK

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 70 (100.00%) Oracle
1 70 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (37.14%) UNIX
2 26 (37.14%) Red Hat
3 25 (35.71%) Puppet
4 24 (34.29%) VMware
4 24 (34.29%) Windows
4 24 (34.29%) Solaris
5 23 (32.86%) Middleware
6 20 (28.57%) SQL
7 19 (27.14%) WebLogic
7 19 (27.14%) AIX
8 18 (25.71%) Configuration Management
8 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (24.29%) vSphere
9 17 (24.29%) Shell Script
9 17 (24.29%) EMC
10 16 (22.86%) Firewall
10 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
10 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (21.43%) Jenkins
11 15 (21.43%) Cisco
11 15 (21.43%) SOA
11 15 (21.43%) Clustering
12 14 (20.00%) ITIL
13 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
13 13 (18.57%) Finance
13 13 (18.57%) SUSE
13 13 (18.57%) SAN

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 19 (27.14%) WebLogic
2 8 (11.43%) Apache
3 7 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (5.71%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.29%) JBoss
5 3 (4.29%) IIS
5 3 (4.29%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.43%) Apache TomEE
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.86%) Firewall
2 13 (18.57%) SAN
3 12 (17.14%) DNS
4 9 (12.86%) LAN
4 9 (12.86%) WAN
4 9 (12.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (10.00%) Wireless
5 7 (10.00%) VoIP
5 7 (10.00%) BIG-IP
6 6 (8.57%) Kerberos
6 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP
6 6 (8.57%) LDAP
7 5 (7.14%) VPN
7 5 (7.14%) FTP
7 5 (7.14%) Network Security
8 4 (5.71%) NetScaler
8 4 (5.71%) DHCP
9 3 (4.29%) X.509
9 3 (4.29%) SSL
9 3 (4.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) Oracle Database
1 8 (11.43%) MySQL
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.29%) SQLPlus
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.86%) DB2
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.43%) OLTP
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.43%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 15 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.14%) Subversion
3 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.43%) Toad
4 1 (1.43%) Hudson
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.43%) Maven
General
1 13 (18.57%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (2.86%) Retail
3 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Front Office
4 1 (1.43%) Back Office
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (25.71%) Architect
2 15 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (15.71%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Developer
4 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Network Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Administrator
7 3 (4.29%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.86%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) UNIX Consultant
8 2 (2.86%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (2.86%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.86%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.86%) Middleware
2 8 (11.43%) Web Services
3 3 (4.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (2.86%) jQuery
4 2 (2.86%) RESTful
4 2 (2.86%) Regular Expression
4 2 (2.86%) HTML
4 2 (2.86%) CSS
4 2 (2.86%) SOAP
5 1 (1.43%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.43%) XML
5 1 (1.43%) J2EE
5 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.43%) CSS3
5 1 (1.43%) HTML5
5 1 (1.43%) Java EE
5 1 (1.43%) Ajax
5 1 (1.43%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Clustering
2 12 (17.14%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.14%) FlexPod
5 3 (4.29%) Replication
5 3 (4.29%) HACMP
5 3 (4.29%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.43%) Open Source
6 1 (1.43%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (37.14%) UNIX
3 24 (34.29%) Windows
3 24 (34.29%) Solaris
4 19 (27.14%) AIX
5 18 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (18.57%) SUSE
7 10 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (10.00%) CentOS
9 3 (4.29%) Windows 2000
9 3 (4.29%) HPUX
9 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (4.29%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.86%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (1.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.71%) Configuration Management
2 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (21.43%) SOA
4 14 (20.00%) ITIL
5 12 (17.14%) Service Management
5 12 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (12.86%) ITSM
7 8 (11.43%) Scrum
8 7 (10.00%) OO
9 6 (8.57%) BPEL
9 6 (8.57%) Algorithmic Trading
9 6 (8.57%) Low Latency
10 5 (7.14%) Test Automation
10 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (5.71%) Network Architecture
11 4 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (5.71%) Migration
12 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.57%) SQL
2 17 (24.29%) Shell Script
3 12 (17.14%) Perl
4 11 (15.71%) Ruby
5 10 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 10 (14.29%) Java
6 6 (8.57%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.29%) Python
7 3 (4.29%) PHP
8 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) Degree
2 6 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (24.29%) vSphere
3 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
4 12 (17.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (8.57%) ProxySG
7 5 (7.14%) XenApp
8 3 (4.29%) OCFS2
8 3 (4.29%) Sendmail
8 3 (4.29%) Squid
9 2 (2.86%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.86%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (35.71%) Puppet
2 12 (17.14%) Vagrant
3 11 (15.71%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (12.86%) BladeLogic
4 9 (12.86%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 7 (10.00%) Control-M
5 7 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (5.71%) SCOM
7 3 (4.29%) Nagios
7 3 (4.29%) Rsyslog
7 3 (4.29%) Hyperic
7 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 3 (4.29%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.86%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 70 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (37.14%) Red Hat
3 24 (34.29%) VMware
4 17 (24.29%) EMC
5 15 (21.43%) Cisco
6 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
7 12 (17.14%) Veritas
7 12 (17.14%) HP
8 9 (12.86%) CheckPoint
8 9 (12.86%) CA
9 8 (11.43%) IBM
9 8 (11.43%) NetApp
10 7 (10.00%) Nokia
10 7 (10.00%) Nortel
10 7 (10.00%) Avaya
10 7 (10.00%) Symantec
10 7 (10.00%) Blue Coat
11 6 (8.57%) Citrix
12 4 (5.71%) Splunk
13 3 (4.29%) Sun
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