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 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 501 532 516
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -16
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 86 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.051% 0.064%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.71% 0.22% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 12 10
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£475 £375 £426
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -12.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £375 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £401
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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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
12087 10879 10588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.66% 23.08% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7197 6214 5665
Average daily rate £363 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £180 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 989 1019
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -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 23 October 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 23 October 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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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 +40 44 £500 - 1
South East -18 19 £360 -4.00% 4
East of England - 13 £463 -
South West - 2 £274 - 1
West Midlands - - - -
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Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 133 (100.00%) Oracle
1 133 (100.00%) Linux
2 72 (54.14%) WebLogic
3 67 (50.38%) SQL
4 66 (49.62%) UNIX
5 54 (40.60%) VMware
6 51 (38.35%) Perl
7 42 (31.58%) Middleware
8 40 (30.08%) IBM
8 40 (30.08%) Finance
9 39 (29.32%) Java
10 38 (28.57%) Puppet
11 37 (27.82%) Red Hat
12 36 (27.07%) VMware Infrastructure
13 35 (26.32%) SOA
14 34 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
15 33 (24.81%) Oracle RAC
15 33 (24.81%) Solaris
16 32 (24.06%) Oracle Database
17 31 (23.31%) DevOps
17 31 (23.31%) Windows
18 29 (21.80%) Scrum
19 28 (21.05%) SAN
20 27 (20.30%) Sun
20 27 (20.30%) VMware ESX
21 26 (19.55%) Firewall
22 25 (18.80%) Clustering
22 25 (18.80%) Oracle Exadata
23 23 (17.29%) WebSphere
24 22 (16.54%) WebSphere MQ

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 72 (54.14%) WebLogic
2 23 (17.29%) WebSphere
3 21 (15.79%) Tomcat
4 19 (14.29%) Apache
5 13 (9.77%) IIS
6 9 (6.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (5.26%) JBoss
7 7 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (4.51%) K2 blackpearl
9 5 (3.76%) MS Exchange
10 4 (3.01%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (3.01%) LiveLink
11 2 (1.50%) AquaLogic
11 2 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.75%) FileNet
Applications
1 7 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.78%) Amazon EC2
1 17 (12.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.26%) SaaS
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (21.05%) SAN
2 26 (19.55%) Firewall
3 17 (12.78%) Ethernet
4 16 (12.03%) DNS
4 16 (12.03%) Internet
5 12 (9.02%) VLAN
5 12 (9.02%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (9.02%) Network Security
5 12 (9.02%) IPsec
5 12 (9.02%) VPN
5 12 (9.02%) BGP
5 12 (9.02%) Cisco ISE
5 12 (9.02%) NetScaler
5 12 (9.02%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (7.52%) WAN
6 10 (7.52%) LAN
7 7 (5.26%) LDAP
8 5 (3.76%) Kerberos
8 5 (3.76%) TCP/IP
8 5 (3.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.06%) Oracle Database
2 25 (18.80%) Oracle Exadata
3 22 (16.54%) SQL Server
4 16 (12.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (11.28%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (9.77%) DB2
7 12 (9.02%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (8.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 10 (7.52%) Oracle OWB
9 10 (7.52%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (7.52%) MySQL
10 9 (6.77%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (6.02%) SQLPlus
12 6 (4.51%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (3.76%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (1.50%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (1.50%) VLDB
15 1 (0.75%) Oracle ODI
15 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
15 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (15.04%) Git (software)
2 17 (12.78%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.27%) Oracle APEX
4 9 (6.77%) Subversion
5 3 (2.26%) JIRA
6 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.75%) Hudson
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (30.08%) Finance
2 12 (9.02%) Front Office
3 6 (4.51%) Retail
4 4 (3.01%) Banking
4 4 (3.01%) Advertising
5 3 (2.26%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.50%) Military
7 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (22.56%) Architect
2 25 (18.80%) Developer
3 16 (12.03%) Java Developer
4 15 (11.28%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (9.77%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (8.27%) Infrastructure Architect
8 10 (7.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (7.52%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 9 (6.77%) Oracle Developer
9 9 (6.77%) Java Architect
10 8 (6.02%) Analyst
10 8 (6.02%) DBA
11 7 (5.26%) Principal Engineer
11 7 (5.26%) Software Engineer
11 7 (5.26%) Design Engineer
12 6 (4.51%) Administrator
12 6 (4.51%) Linux Support
12 6 (4.51%) Support Engineer
13 5 (3.76%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (31.58%) Middleware
2 22 (16.54%) WebSphere MQ
3 19 (14.29%) J2EE
4 18 (13.53%) J2SE
5 12 (9.02%) Regular Expression
6 11 (8.27%) HTML
6 11 (8.27%) CSS
6 11 (8.27%) jQuery
6 11 (8.27%) Ajax
7 9 (6.77%) XML
7 9 (6.77%) Hibernate
7 9 (6.77%) Spring
8 8 (6.02%) Oracle Fusion
8 8 (6.02%) .NET
8 8 (6.02%) Web Services
9 7 (5.26%) CGI
10 6 (4.51%) WCF
10 6 (4.51%) ASP.NET
11 5 (3.76%) .NET Framework
12 2 (1.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.80%) Clustering
2 9 (6.77%) Fixed Income
2 9 (6.77%) Derivative
3 8 (6.02%) Credit Derivative
4 7 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.76%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (3.76%) HACMP
6 4 (3.01%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.01%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.01%) Open Source
7 3 (2.26%) Replication
8 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.75%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.75%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.75%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 133 (100.00%) Linux
2 66 (49.62%) UNIX
3 33 (24.81%) Solaris
4 31 (23.31%) Windows
5 18 (13.53%) AIX
6 17 (12.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (12.78%) SELinux
7 12 (9.02%) SUSE
8 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.75%) HPUX
9 1 (0.75%) VMS
9 1 (0.75%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.32%) SOA
2 34 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (23.31%) DevOps
4 29 (21.80%) Scrum
5 19 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 19 (14.29%) High Availability
6 18 (13.53%) Multithreading
6 18 (13.53%) UML
6 18 (13.53%) Configuration Management
7 17 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (12.03%) ITIL
9 14 (10.53%) Change Management
10 13 (9.77%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (9.77%) Migration
11 12 (9.02%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (8.27%) Coaching
12 11 (8.27%) Service Management
12 11 (8.27%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (7.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (7.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 67 (50.38%) SQL
2 51 (38.35%) Perl
3 39 (29.32%) Java
4 22 (16.54%) Bash Shell
5 20 (15.04%) Shell Script
6 18 (13.53%) PL/SQL
6 18 (13.53%) Python
7 17 (12.78%) Ruby
8 11 (8.27%) JavaScript
9 6 (4.51%) C
9 6 (4.51%) C#
10 3 (2.26%) Korn
10 3 (2.26%) AWK
11 2 (1.50%) PHP
12 1 (0.75%) COBOL
12 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 16 (12.03%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.51%) Degree
4 3 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.50%) OCP
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.75%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) SLA
2 2 (1.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (27.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (24.81%) Oracle RAC
3 27 (20.30%) VMware ESX
4 18 (13.53%) vSphere
5 17 (12.78%) vCloud
6 12 (9.02%) Active Directory
6 12 (9.02%) FreeRADIUS
7 9 (6.77%) Firmware
8 5 (3.76%) OCFS2
8 5 (3.76%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (3.01%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (28.57%) Puppet
2 14 (10.53%) Vagrant
3 10 (7.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (7.52%) Control-M
4 8 (6.02%) BladeLogic
4 8 (6.02%) YUM
5 5 (3.76%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (3.01%) Data Guard
6 4 (3.01%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (3.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (2.26%) Cobbler
7 3 (2.26%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.50%) Oracle Statspack
8 2 (1.50%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (1.50%) OpenView
9 1 (0.75%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 133 (100.00%) Oracle
2 54 (40.60%) VMware
3 40 (30.08%) IBM
4 37 (27.82%) Red Hat
5 27 (20.30%) Sun
6 21 (15.79%) Cisco
7 17 (12.78%) Atlassian
8 15 (11.28%) CheckPoint
9 13 (9.77%) Microsoft
9 13 (9.77%) Citrix
9 13 (9.77%) CA
10 10 (7.52%) HP
11 8 (6.02%) Sybase
12 7 (5.26%) Splunk
12 7 (5.26%) Symantec
12 7 (5.26%) Blue Coat
13 6 (4.51%) EMC
14 5 (3.76%) Dell
14 5 (3.76%) NetApp
15 4 (3.01%) Open Text
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