The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the England region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 504 515 509
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 58 39 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.084% 0.100%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.52% 0.37% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 25 23
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £375 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £39.00
Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11255 10464 11293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.81% 22.45% 21.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6487 5849 5673
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 960 979 1184
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
Oracle Linux
UK

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 +14 27 £500 +42.85% 3
South East -3 20 £325 +25.12% 3
East of England - 9 £425 - 1
West Midlands -11 1 £350 -
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
Oracle Linux
UK

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Oracle
1 106 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (47.17%) WebLogic
3 47 (44.34%) UNIX
4 43 (40.57%) VMware
5 42 (39.62%) SQL
6 40 (37.74%) Red Hat
7 33 (31.13%) Perl
8 32 (30.19%) Puppet
9 31 (29.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (28.30%) Windows
11 29 (27.36%) Middleware
11 29 (27.36%) Finance
12 28 (26.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 27 (25.47%) Solaris
14 26 (24.53%) DevOps
15 25 (23.58%) Oracle Database
15 25 (23.58%) Shell Script
15 25 (23.58%) IBM
16 24 (22.64%) Sun
16 24 (22.64%) Scrum
17 23 (21.70%) SOA
18 22 (20.75%) Java
18 22 (20.75%) Oracle RAC
19 20 (18.87%) Jenkins
20 19 (17.92%) Bash Shell
21 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
21 18 (16.98%) Tomcat
22 17 (16.04%) SAN
22 17 (16.04%) VMware ESX

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 50 (47.17%) WebLogic
2 18 (16.98%) Tomcat
3 14 (13.21%) WebSphere
4 13 (12.26%) Apache
5 7 (6.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (4.72%) MS Exchange
6 5 (4.72%) IIS
7 4 (3.77%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.89%) LiveLink
8 2 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.94%) FileNet
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.94%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.60%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.89%) SaaS
2 2 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.04%) SAN
2 13 (12.26%) Firewall
3 10 (9.43%) DNS
4 8 (7.55%) LDAP
5 7 (6.60%) Ethernet
6 6 (5.66%) Internet
7 5 (4.72%) Kerberos
7 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
8 4 (3.77%) VPN
8 4 (3.77%) LAN
8 4 (3.77%) WAN
8 4 (3.77%) VLAN
8 4 (3.77%) Network Security
8 4 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (3.77%) NAS
8 4 (3.77%) NetScaler
8 4 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (2.83%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (2.83%) BGP
10 2 (1.89%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.58%) Oracle Database
2 17 (16.04%) Oracle Exadata
3 15 (14.15%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (12.26%) SQLPlus
5 12 (11.32%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (10.38%) MySQL
7 9 (8.49%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (7.55%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (7.55%) SQL Server
8 8 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (3.77%) Oracle OWB
10 4 (3.77%) Oracle Discoverer
10 4 (3.77%) DB2
10 4 (3.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 3 (2.83%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (2.83%) VLDB
12 2 (1.89%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 20 (18.87%) Jenkins
2 15 (14.15%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.55%) Subversion
4 5 (4.72%) Hudson
5 4 (3.77%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (1.89%) Maven
6 2 (1.89%) JIRA
6 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.89%) Toad
6 2 (1.89%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.94%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.94%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.94%) Selenium
7 1 (0.94%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (27.36%) Finance
2 5 (4.72%) Front Office
2 5 (4.72%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.72%) Banking
3 3 (2.83%) Advertising
4 2 (1.89%) Military
4 2 (1.89%) Retail
4 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (20.75%) Architect
2 18 (16.98%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (10.38%) Developer
4 10 (9.43%) Support Engineer
4 10 (9.43%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (8.49%) Java Architect
6 8 (7.55%) Linux Support
6 8 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) DBA
6 8 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.60%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Administrator
8 6 (5.66%) Linux Support Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Technical Architect
10 4 (3.77%) Oracle DBA
10 4 (3.77%) IT Support Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 4 (3.77%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.36%) Middleware
2 14 (13.21%) J2EE
3 13 (12.26%) J2SE
3 13 (12.26%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (7.55%) CGI
4 8 (7.55%) Web Services
5 6 (5.66%) Spring
5 6 (5.66%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (3.77%) Regular Expression
6 4 (3.77%) jQuery
6 4 (3.77%) Ajax
6 4 (3.77%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.77%) CSS
6 4 (3.77%) XML
6 4 (3.77%) HTML
7 3 (2.83%) Oracle Streams
7 3 (2.83%) WebCenter
8 2 (1.89%) PostGIS
8 2 (1.89%) EJB 3.0
8 2 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.04%) Clustering
2 5 (4.72%) HACMP
2 5 (4.72%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.72%) Open Source
3 4 (3.77%) EqualLogic
3 4 (3.77%) Derivative
3 4 (3.77%) Replication
3 4 (3.77%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.83%) Credit Derivative
4 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.89%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.89%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.94%) SCADA
6 1 (0.94%) PKI
6 1 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.94%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 106 (100.00%) Linux
2 47 (44.34%) UNIX
3 30 (28.30%) Windows
4 28 (26.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (25.47%) Solaris
6 9 (8.49%) AIX
6 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (6.60%) SELinux
8 6 (5.66%) SUSE
9 4 (3.77%) CentOS
9 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.89%) Fedora
11 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.94%) Debian
11 1 (0.94%) VMS
11 1 (0.94%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.53%) DevOps
2 24 (22.64%) Scrum
3 23 (21.70%) SOA
4 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (13.21%) ITIL
5 14 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (12.26%) Multithreading
6 13 (12.26%) UML
7 12 (11.32%) Load Balancing
8 9 (8.49%) Configuration Management
8 9 (8.49%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.60%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (6.60%) OO
10 7 (6.60%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (6.60%) Migration
10 7 (6.60%) High Availability
10 7 (6.60%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (4.72%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 42 (39.62%) SQL
2 33 (31.13%) Perl
3 25 (23.58%) Shell Script
4 22 (20.75%) Java
5 19 (17.92%) Bash Shell
6 11 (10.38%) PL/SQL
7 10 (9.43%) Python
8 9 (8.49%) Ruby
9 8 (7.55%) AWK
10 6 (5.66%) Korn
10 6 (5.66%) C
11 4 (3.77%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.89%) sed
13 1 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (11.32%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.60%) Degree
3 5 (4.72%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.77%) OCP
4 4 (3.77%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.89%) RHCT
5 2 (1.89%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.94%) RHCE
6 1 (0.94%) ISEB
6 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (29.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (20.75%) Oracle RAC
3 17 (16.04%) VMware ESX
4 13 (12.26%) Active Directory
4 13 (12.26%) vSphere
5 9 (8.49%) vCloud
5 9 (8.49%) Xen
6 6 (5.66%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (4.72%) OCFS2
8 3 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.83%) FreeRADIUS
9 2 (1.89%) KVM
9 2 (1.89%) RHEV
9 2 (1.89%) XenServer
10 1 (0.94%) NFS
10 1 (0.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 32 (30.19%) Puppet
2 13 (12.26%) Vagrant
3 8 (7.55%) YUM
4 6 (5.66%) Cobbler
4 6 (5.66%) Tivoli
5 5 (4.72%) Control-M
5 5 (4.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (4.72%) Data Guard
6 3 (2.83%) BladeLogic
6 3 (2.83%) Oracle Statspack
6 3 (2.83%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.89%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.94%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.94%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 106 (100.00%) Oracle
2 43 (40.57%) VMware
3 40 (37.74%) Red Hat
4 25 (23.58%) IBM
5 24 (22.64%) Sun
6 13 (12.26%) HP
7 12 (11.32%) Atlassian
8 11 (10.38%) Microsoft
9 9 (8.49%) Dell
9 9 (8.49%) Sybase
10 8 (7.55%) Cisco
11 7 (6.60%) JBoss
11 7 (6.60%) EMC
11 7 (6.60%) Citrix
12 5 (4.72%) CA
12 5 (4.72%) NetApp
13 4 (3.77%) CheckPoint
14 3 (2.83%) Serena
14 3 (2.83%) Fujitsu
15 2 (1.89%) Open Text
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