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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 516 505 485
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -20
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 36 43 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.093% 0.078%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.34% 0.42% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 23
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£355 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -14.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
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
10681 10161 8858
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.39% 22.03% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6196 5630 4752
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 838 981 972
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -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 4 March 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 4 March 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
South East -16 19 £340 +8.36% 4
London -18 12 £450 -18.18% 1
East of England +6 5 £450 +5.88% 1
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
South West - - - - 4
Oracle Linux
UK

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Oracle
1 101 (100.00%) Linux
2 53 (52.48%) SQL
3 43 (42.57%) WebLogic
4 41 (40.59%) VMware
5 35 (34.65%) Red Hat
6 34 (33.66%) Puppet
7 32 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (31.68%) SOA
8 30 (29.70%) Oracle RAC
9 28 (27.72%) IBM
9 28 (27.72%) UNIX
10 26 (25.74%) Middleware
10 26 (25.74%) Configuration Management
11 25 (24.75%) Windows
11 25 (24.75%) AIX
12 24 (23.76%) vSphere
13 23 (22.77%) VMware Infrastructure
13 23 (22.77%) Java
13 23 (22.77%) Perl
13 23 (22.77%) Oracle Database
14 22 (21.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 21 (20.79%) Shell Script
16 20 (19.80%) Jenkins
16 20 (19.80%) Vagrant
17 19 (18.81%) SAN
18 18 (17.82%) Firewall
18 18 (17.82%) Solaris
19 17 (16.83%) ITIL
19 17 (16.83%) DNS

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 43 (42.57%) WebLogic
2 16 (15.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (14.85%) Apache
4 12 (11.88%) IIS
4 12 (11.88%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.95%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (3.96%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (3.96%) K2 blackpearl
7 3 (2.97%) JBoss
8 2 (1.98%) AquaLogic
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.99%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.81%) SAN
2 18 (17.82%) Firewall
3 17 (16.83%) DNS
4 12 (11.88%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (10.89%) VLAN
5 11 (10.89%) IPsec
5 11 (10.89%) Ethernet
5 11 (10.89%) VPN
5 11 (10.89%) Internet
5 11 (10.89%) BGP
5 11 (10.89%) NetScaler
5 11 (10.89%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (10.89%) Cisco ISE
6 10 (9.90%) Network Security
7 7 (6.93%) Kerberos
8 6 (5.94%) WAN
8 6 (5.94%) LDAP
8 6 (5.94%) LAN
9 3 (2.97%) BIG-IP
9 3 (2.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.77%) Oracle Database
2 14 (13.86%) SQL Server
3 12 (11.88%) DB2
3 12 (11.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (9.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (9.90%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (7.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 7 (6.93%) Oracle Exadata
6 7 (6.93%) Oracle OWB
7 6 (5.94%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (5.94%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (4.95%) MySQL
9 3 (2.97%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.97%) SQLPlus
10 2 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.98%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (1.98%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.99%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 20 (19.80%) Jenkins
2 13 (12.87%) Subversion
3 8 (7.92%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (3.96%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.99%) JIRA
5 1 (0.99%) Maven
5 1 (0.99%) Toad
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (14.85%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Front Office
2 6 (5.94%) Investment Banking
2 6 (5.94%) Banking
3 3 (2.97%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Back Office
4 2 (1.98%) Legal
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.98%) Military
5 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (17.82%) Developer
2 15 (14.85%) Architect
3 10 (9.90%) Java Developer
4 9 (8.91%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (8.91%) Network Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) Oracle Developer
5 8 (7.92%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Oracle DBA
6 7 (6.93%) DBA
6 7 (6.93%) Software Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Analyst
7 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Security Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.96%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.74%) Middleware
2 14 (13.86%) Web Services
3 11 (10.89%) Regular Expression
3 11 (10.89%) WebSphere MQ
4 9 (8.91%) jQuery
4 9 (8.91%) HTML
4 9 (8.91%) CSS
5 8 (7.92%) Ajax
6 3 (2.97%) J2EE
7 2 (1.98%) .NET
7 2 (1.98%) SOAP
7 2 (1.98%) Java EE
7 2 (1.98%) RESTful
8 1 (0.99%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.99%) HTML5
8 1 (0.99%) CSS3
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.99%) Spring
8 1 (0.99%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.99%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.85%) Clustering
2 11 (10.89%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.93%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.97%) Replication
4 3 (2.97%) HACMP
5 2 (1.98%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.98%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.98%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.99%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 101 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (27.72%) UNIX
3 25 (24.75%) Windows
3 25 (24.75%) AIX
4 22 (21.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (17.82%) Solaris
6 17 (16.83%) SUSE
7 8 (7.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (6.93%) CentOS
9 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (5.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 4 (3.96%) HPUX
11 3 (2.97%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.97%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.99%) Android
12 1 (0.99%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (31.68%) SOA
2 26 (25.74%) Configuration Management
3 17 (16.83%) ITIL
3 17 (16.83%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (14.85%) Scrum
4 15 (14.85%) BPEL
5 14 (13.86%) Test Automation
6 13 (12.87%) Change Management
6 13 (12.87%) Service Management
7 11 (10.89%) Load Balancing
7 11 (10.89%) DevOps
8 10 (9.90%) User Stories
8 10 (9.90%) Software Engineering
9 9 (8.91%) High Availability
9 9 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.92%) Migration
11 7 (6.93%) Line Management
11 7 (6.93%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (5.94%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 53 (52.48%) SQL
2 23 (22.77%) Java
2 23 (22.77%) Perl
3 21 (20.79%) Shell Script
4 15 (14.85%) PL/SQL
5 14 (13.86%) Bash Shell
6 13 (12.87%) Ruby
7 9 (8.91%) Python
7 9 (8.91%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.97%) C
9 2 (1.98%) PHP
9 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.99%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (13.86%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.98%) VCP4
5 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (29.70%) Oracle RAC
2 24 (23.76%) vSphere
3 23 (22.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (14.85%) Active Directory
5 14 (13.86%) VMware ESX
6 11 (10.89%) FreeRADIUS
7 9 (8.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 8 (7.92%) Firmware
9 7 (6.93%) vCloud
10 5 (4.95%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (2.97%) OCFS2
11 3 (2.97%) Sendmail
12 2 (1.98%) XenApp
13 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 34 (33.66%) Puppet
2 20 (19.80%) Vagrant
3 8 (7.92%) CA Spectrum
4 7 (6.93%) SELinux
4 7 (6.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (5.94%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 6 (5.94%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.96%) SCOM
6 4 (3.96%) Data Guard
7 3 (2.97%) Hyperic
7 3 (2.97%) BladeLogic
7 3 (2.97%) NetBackup
7 3 (2.97%) Nagios
7 3 (2.97%) Control-M
8 2 (1.98%) OpenView
9 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 101 (100.00%) Oracle
2 41 (40.59%) VMware
3 35 (34.65%) Red Hat
4 28 (27.72%) IBM
5 17 (16.83%) Cisco
6 14 (13.86%) CheckPoint
7 12 (11.88%) HP
7 12 (11.88%) Citrix
7 12 (11.88%) Splunk
8 11 (10.89%) CA
8 11 (10.89%) EMC
9 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
9 9 (8.91%) Veritas
10 5 (4.95%) Sun
10 5 (4.95%) NetApp
11 3 (2.97%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.97%) Blue Coat
11 3 (2.97%) Sybase
11 3 (2.97%) Nokia
11 3 (2.97%) Avaya
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