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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 517 505 474
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -31
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 40 34 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.077% 0.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.38% 0.34% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 32
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£400 £450 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-18.85% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
10645 9860 9025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.92% 22.42% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6292 5512 4817
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 853 912 1031
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.50 £38.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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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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 -5 17 £500 -11.11%
South East +8 16 £343 +7.03% 1
East of England +2 7 £450 +5.88%
South West - - - - 3
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Oracle Linux
UK

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Oracle
1 109 (100.00%) Linux
2 63 (57.80%) SQL
3 47 (43.12%) WebLogic
4 45 (41.28%) UNIX
5 42 (38.53%) VMware
6 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (32.11%) Java
6 35 (32.11%) Perl
6 35 (32.11%) IBM
7 33 (30.28%) Red Hat
8 31 (28.44%) Oracle RAC
9 30 (27.52%) Puppet
10 29 (26.61%) AIX
11 28 (25.69%) Solaris
11 28 (25.69%) SOA
12 27 (24.77%) Windows
12 27 (24.77%) Configuration Management
13 26 (23.85%) Oracle Database
14 25 (22.94%) Middleware
15 24 (22.02%) SAN
15 24 (22.02%) Firewall
15 24 (22.02%) Finance
16 22 (20.18%) Apache
17 21 (19.27%) Cisco
17 21 (19.27%) SUSE
17 21 (19.27%) VMware Infrastructure
18 20 (18.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 20 (18.35%) vSphere
18 20 (18.35%) Clustering

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 47 (43.12%) WebLogic
2 22 (20.18%) Apache
3 16 (14.68%) IIS
4 15 (13.76%) WebSphere
5 14 (12.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (8.26%) Tomcat
7 6 (5.50%) K2 blackpearl
7 6 (5.50%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (4.59%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (2.75%) JBoss
10 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.83%) LiveLink
10 2 (1.83%) AquaLogic
11 1 (0.92%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.17%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (9.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.02%) SAN
1 24 (22.02%) Firewall
2 20 (18.35%) DNS
3 17 (15.60%) Ethernet
3 17 (15.60%) Internet
4 16 (14.68%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (13.76%) VPN
5 15 (13.76%) BGP
5 15 (13.76%) IPsec
5 15 (13.76%) VLAN
5 15 (13.76%) NetScaler
5 15 (13.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (13.76%) Cisco ISE
6 14 (12.84%) Network Security
7 7 (6.42%) Kerberos
8 6 (5.50%) LDAP
8 6 (5.50%) LAN
8 6 (5.50%) WAN
9 3 (2.75%) BIG-IP
9 3 (2.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.85%) Oracle Database
2 19 (17.43%) SQL Server
3 16 (14.68%) DB2
4 14 (12.84%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (11.01%) Oracle Exadata
5 12 (11.01%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (10.09%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (9.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 9 (8.26%) Oracle OWB
9 8 (7.34%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (2.75%) SQLPlus
12 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.83%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (1.83%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.92%) MySQL
13 1 (0.92%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 14 (12.84%) Jenkins
2 13 (11.93%) Subversion
3 10 (9.17%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.17%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.92%) JIRA
4 1 (0.92%) Maven
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (22.02%) Finance
2 10 (9.17%) Front Office
3 7 (6.42%) Retail
4 5 (4.59%) Banking
4 5 (4.59%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.83%) Legal
5 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.83%) Advertising
5 2 (1.83%) Military
6 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (22.02%) Developer
2 19 (17.43%) Architect
3 15 (13.76%) Java Developer
4 9 (8.26%) Oracle Developer
4 9 (8.26%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (8.26%) Analyst
4 9 (8.26%) Network Engineer
4 9 (8.26%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (8.26%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 7 (6.42%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (6.42%) DBA
5 7 (6.42%) Software Engineer
6 6 (5.50%) Security Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Applications Support
8 4 (3.67%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Design Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.94%) Middleware
2 15 (13.76%) Regular Expression
3 14 (12.84%) WebSphere MQ
4 13 (11.93%) Web Services
5 10 (9.17%) CSS
5 10 (9.17%) HTML
5 10 (9.17%) J2EE
5 10 (9.17%) jQuery
5 10 (9.17%) Ajax
6 8 (7.34%) J2SE
7 5 (4.59%) Spring
7 5 (4.59%) Hibernate
7 5 (4.59%) XML
8 3 (2.75%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.83%) SOAP
9 2 (1.83%) .NET
9 2 (1.83%) RESTful
9 2 (1.83%) Java EE
10 1 (0.92%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.92%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.35%) Clustering
2 10 (9.17%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.42%) Algorithms
4 6 (5.50%) Derivative
5 5 (4.59%) Credit Derivative
5 5 (4.59%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.75%) Replication
6 3 (2.75%) HACMP
7 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.83%) Open Source
7 2 (1.83%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.83%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.83%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 109 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (41.28%) UNIX
3 29 (26.61%) AIX
4 28 (25.69%) Solaris
5 27 (24.77%) Windows
6 21 (19.27%) SUSE
7 20 (18.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (5.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (3.67%) HPUX
11 2 (1.83%) CentOS
12 1 (0.92%) VMS
12 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.69%) SOA
3 27 (24.77%) Configuration Management
4 18 (16.51%) Scrum
4 18 (16.51%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (16.51%) ITIL
5 17 (15.60%) Service Management
5 17 (15.60%) Load Balancing
6 16 (14.68%) Change Management
7 14 (12.84%) BPEL
8 13 (11.93%) Test Automation
8 13 (11.93%) DevOps
9 12 (11.01%) High Availability
10 11 (10.09%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (10.09%) User Stories
10 11 (10.09%) Line Management
11 10 (9.17%) Migration
12 9 (8.26%) Software Engineering
13 8 (7.34%) UML
13 8 (7.34%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 63 (57.80%) SQL
2 35 (32.11%) Java
2 35 (32.11%) Perl
3 16 (14.68%) Ruby
3 16 (14.68%) Shell Script
3 16 (14.68%) PL/SQL
4 12 (11.01%) Python
5 10 (9.17%) JavaScript
5 10 (9.17%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.75%) C
7 2 (1.83%) PHP
7 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.92%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 16 (14.68%) Security Cleared
2 13 (11.93%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.75%) Degree
3 3 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) SLA
1 2 (1.83%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.92%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (28.44%) Oracle RAC
2 21 (19.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (18.35%) vSphere
4 19 (17.43%) VMware ESX
5 15 (13.76%) FreeRADIUS
6 12 (11.01%) Firmware
7 10 (9.17%) vCloud
8 9 (8.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 6 (5.50%) Active Directory
10 5 (4.59%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (2.75%) Sendmail
11 3 (2.75%) OCFS2
12 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (27.52%) Puppet
2 14 (12.84%) Vagrant
3 10 (9.17%) SELinux
4 9 (8.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (8.26%) CA Spectrum
5 6 (5.50%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (5.50%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 5 (4.59%) BladeLogic
6 5 (4.59%) Control-M
7 4 (3.67%) Data Guard
7 4 (3.67%) SCOM
8 3 (2.75%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (1.83%) OpenView
9 2 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.92%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 109 (100.00%) Oracle
2 42 (38.53%) VMware
3 35 (32.11%) IBM
4 33 (30.28%) Red Hat
5 21 (19.27%) Cisco
6 18 (16.51%) CheckPoint
7 16 (14.68%) Citrix
8 14 (12.84%) CA
9 13 (11.93%) Sun
10 12 (11.01%) HP
11 11 (10.09%) Splunk
12 9 (8.26%) Veritas
12 9 (8.26%) EMC
13 7 (6.42%) Atlassian
14 6 (5.50%) Microsoft
15 5 (4.59%) Blue Coat
15 5 (4.59%) Symantec
16 4 (3.67%) Sybase
17 3 (2.75%) Nortel
17 3 (2.75%) Dell
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