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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 551 510 544
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +34
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 38 67 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.13% 0.056%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.33% 0.59% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 52 17
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£550 £485 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.40% +29.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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
11517 11452 10932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.67% 22.76% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6844 6611 6223
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 902 995 966
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.73 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+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 28 August 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 28 August 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 0 19 £550 +10.00% 1
South East -19 14 £413 +23.13% 2
South West - 2 £350 - 1
East Midlands -7 1 £325 -23.52%
North East - 1 £500 -
North West - 1 - -
Oracle Linux
UK

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 72 (100.00%) Oracle
1 72 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (58.33%) Middleware
3 34 (47.22%) UNIX
4 32 (44.44%) Solaris
5 28 (38.89%) Oracle Database
6 26 (36.11%) VMware
7 25 (34.72%) Red Hat
7 25 (34.72%) Firewall
7 25 (34.72%) Windows
8 24 (33.33%) SAN
8 24 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 22 (30.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (29.17%) Shell Script
10 21 (29.17%) Perl
11 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
11 20 (27.78%) Finance
12 19 (26.39%) SQL
13 18 (25.00%) WebLogic
13 18 (25.00%) Cisco
13 18 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
14 17 (23.61%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (22.22%) ITIL
15 16 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (22.22%) BladeLogic
16 15 (20.83%) Git (software)
16 15 (20.83%) Security Cleared
16 15 (20.83%) Puppet

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 7 (9.72%) Apache
3 5 (6.94%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.39%) Jetty
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.39%) Node.js
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.39%) Apache TomEE
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.39%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.39%) JBoss
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Unica
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (34.72%) Firewall
2 24 (33.33%) SAN
3 14 (19.44%) Wireless
3 14 (19.44%) BIG-IP
3 14 (19.44%) LAN
3 14 (19.44%) VoIP
3 14 (19.44%) WAN
3 14 (19.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (16.67%) NAS
5 5 (6.94%) InfiniBand
6 4 (5.56%) SSL
6 4 (5.56%) FTP
6 4 (5.56%) Internet
7 3 (4.17%) X.509
7 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.17%) VPN
7 3 (4.17%) DNS
7 3 (4.17%) Network Security
7 3 (4.17%) DHCP
7 3 (4.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.89%) Oracle Database
2 16 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (20.83%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (19.44%) Oracle Exadata
5 13 (18.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 12 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 11 (15.28%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
11 4 (5.56%) MySQL
11 4 (5.56%) Oracle Discoverer
12 3 (4.17%) Oracle OWB
12 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
12 3 (4.17%) SAP HANA
13 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
14 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 14 (19.44%) Oracle APEX
3 9 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 9 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.78%) Hudson
6 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (27.78%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Military
3 3 (4.17%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (36.11%) Architect
2 23 (31.94%) Infrastructure Architect
3 16 (22.22%) Developer
4 11 (15.28%) Oracle Developer
5 10 (13.89%) Network Architect
6 8 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) Network Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (6.94%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (6.94%) Administrator
8 5 (6.94%) DBA
9 3 (4.17%) Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) UNIX Administrator
9 3 (4.17%) Database Architect
10 2 (2.78%) Oracle Architect
10 2 (2.78%) Automation Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) UNIX Consultant
10 2 (2.78%) UNIX Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 1 (1.39%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (58.33%) Middleware
2 18 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 13 (18.06%) Ajax
3 13 (18.06%) HTML
3 13 (18.06%) CSS
3 13 (18.06%) jQuery
4 3 (4.17%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.39%) SOAP
5 1 (1.39%) Struts
5 1 (1.39%) Web Services
5 1 (1.39%) XML
5 1 (1.39%) XSD
5 1 (1.39%) XSLT
5 1 (1.39%) WSDL
5 1 (1.39%) Java EE
5 1 (1.39%) JSON
5 1 (1.39%) Django
5 1 (1.39%) Apache CXF
5 1 (1.39%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.39%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 11 (15.28%) Clustering
3 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (5.56%) FlexPod
5 4 (5.56%) Replication
6 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.39%) Derivative
8 1 (1.39%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (47.22%) UNIX
3 32 (44.44%) Solaris
4 25 (34.72%) Windows
5 22 (30.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (13.89%) SUSE
6 10 (13.89%) AIX
7 8 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.22%) ITIL
4 15 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (18.06%) Configuration Management
6 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (13.89%) Network Architecture
7 8 (11.11%) Service Management
7 8 (11.11%) System Testing
8 7 (9.72%) Migration
9 6 (8.33%) TOGAF
9 6 (8.33%) Network Design
9 6 (8.33%) Data Architecture
9 6 (8.33%) ITSM
9 6 (8.33%) OO
10 5 (6.94%) Scrum
10 5 (6.94%) DevOps
11 4 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (5.56%) Change Management
11 4 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.17%) Perl
1 21 (29.17%) Shell Script
2 19 (26.39%) SQL
3 15 (20.83%) PL/SQL
4 13 (18.06%) JavaScript
5 8 (11.11%) Ruby
6 5 (6.94%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.17%) Python
7 3 (4.17%) PHP
7 3 (4.17%) C
7 3 (4.17%) Java
8 1 (1.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.06%) SC Cleared
2 13 (18.06%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (9.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
1 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (23.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (18.06%) ProxySG
3 12 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 11 (15.28%) VMware ESX
5 6 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 6 (8.33%) vSphere
6 5 (6.94%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (6.94%) Squid
7 4 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (5.56%) XenApp
8 2 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (22.22%) BladeLogic
2 15 (20.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 15 (20.83%) Puppet
3 14 (19.44%) Control-M
4 8 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (8.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 3 (4.17%) Rsyslog
6 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (4.17%) Vagrant
6 3 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (2.78%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 72 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (36.11%) VMware
3 25 (34.72%) Red Hat
4 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 18 (25.00%) Cisco
6 14 (19.44%) CheckPoint
6 14 (19.44%) Symantec
6 14 (19.44%) Nokia
6 14 (19.44%) Nortel
6 14 (19.44%) Avaya
6 14 (19.44%) CA
6 14 (19.44%) Blue Coat
7 10 (13.89%) EMC
8 8 (11.11%) HP
9 6 (8.33%) Veritas
10 4 (5.56%) NetApp
10 4 (5.56%) IBM
11 3 (4.17%) SAP
11 3 (4.17%) Citrix
12 2 (2.78%) WorldPay
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