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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 532 551 524
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -27
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 59 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.067% 0.092%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.59% 0.29% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 16 14
Average daily rate £388 £340 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% -17.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
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
10046 10622 10008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.24% 22.81% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6169 6204 5543
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 860 940
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.41 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.59% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £37.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.40%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +22 25 £414 +37.91% 3
South West - 16 £370 -
London +9 14 £425 +3.03% 12
North East - 2 - -
North West - 2 £400 -
Oracle Linux
UK

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 86 (100.00%) Oracle
1 86 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (52.33%) Red Hat
3 42 (48.84%) Unix
4 39 (45.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (40.70%) Security Cleared
6 34 (39.53%) SC Cleared
7 33 (38.37%) ITIL
8 31 (36.05%) Perl
9 29 (33.72%) Middleware
10 28 (32.56%) Shell Script
11 27 (31.40%) WebLogic
12 25 (29.07%) Oracle Database
13 24 (27.91%) Puppet
14 23 (26.74%) Git (software)
15 22 (25.58%) SQL
15 22 (25.58%) Microsoft
16 21 (24.42%) Windows
16 21 (24.42%) Configuration Management
16 21 (24.42%) Load Balancing
16 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (23.26%) Bash Shell
18 19 (22.09%) VMware
18 19 (22.09%) Python
18 19 (22.09%) Business Intelligence
19 18 (20.93%) AIX
19 18 (20.93%) ITIL V3
20 17 (19.77%) Oracle BI EE
20 17 (19.77%) Oracle Fusion
20 17 (19.77%) PL/SQL

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 27 (31.40%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.98%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (3.49%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.33%) Apache
4 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.33%) JBoss
4 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.16%) IIS
5 1 (1.16%) nginx
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.33%) Documaker
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.16%) SaaS
3 1 (1.16%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.12%) SAN
2 12 (13.95%) DNS
3 5 (5.81%) Firewall
3 5 (5.81%) SSL
4 3 (3.49%) DHCP
5 2 (2.33%) Internet
5 2 (2.33%) LDAP
5 2 (2.33%) SSH
5 2 (2.33%) VPN
6 1 (1.16%) HTTP
6 1 (1.16%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.07%) Oracle Database
2 17 (19.77%) Oracle BI EE
3 16 (18.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 16 (18.60%) Oracle Database 10g
3 16 (18.60%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (18.60%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.81%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (3.49%) DB2
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.16%) MySQL
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (26.74%) Git (software)
2 16 (18.60%) Oracle APEX
3 15 (17.44%) TeamCity
4 14 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (8.14%) Jenkins
6 6 (6.98%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (19.77%) Finance
2 12 (13.95%) Military
3 4 (4.65%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.49%) Billing
5 2 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (22.09%) Developer
2 16 (18.60%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (11.63%) Unix Engineer
4 9 (10.47%) Administrator
5 8 (9.30%) Linux Specialist
6 7 (8.14%) Oracle Specialist
6 7 (8.14%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.98%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.81%) Applications Specialist
8 5 (5.81%) Applications Support
8 5 (5.81%) Applications Support Specialist
8 5 (5.81%) Linux Support
8 5 (5.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.81%) Support Specialist
8 5 (5.81%) Unix Administrator
9 4 (4.65%) DBA
9 4 (4.65%) Technical Specialist
9 4 (4.65%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (33.72%) Middleware
2 17 (19.77%) Oracle Fusion
3 16 (18.60%) Ajax
3 16 (18.60%) CSS
3 16 (18.60%) HTML
3 16 (18.60%) jQuery
4 5 (5.81%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (3.49%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (2.33%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (2.33%) JRules
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (2.33%) WebCenter
7 1 (1.16%) .NET
7 1 (1.16%) LAMP
7 1 (1.16%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (1.16%) PostGIS
7 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.49%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.33%) Clustering
3 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.33%) Replication
4 1 (1.16%) DataPower
4 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (48.84%) Unix
3 39 (45.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (24.42%) Windows
5 18 (20.93%) AIX
6 15 (17.44%) Windows Server
7 13 (15.12%) HPUX
8 9 (10.47%) SUSE
9 8 (9.30%) Solaris
10 6 (6.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 6 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (5.81%) Mac OS X
12 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.37%) ITIL
2 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.42%) Configuration Management
2 21 (24.42%) Load Balancing
3 19 (22.09%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (20.93%) ITIL V3
5 16 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (12.79%) System Testing
7 8 (9.30%) DevOps
7 8 (9.30%) Scrum
8 6 (6.98%) User Stories
9 5 (5.81%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.81%) Front End Development
9 5 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.65%) High Availability
11 3 (3.49%) Change Management
11 3 (3.49%) ITSM
11 3 (3.49%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.05%) Perl
2 28 (32.56%) Shell Script
3 22 (25.58%) SQL
4 20 (23.26%) Bash Shell
5 19 (22.09%) Python
6 17 (19.77%) PL/SQL
7 16 (18.60%) JavaScript
8 13 (15.12%) AWK
8 13 (15.12%) sed
9 11 (12.79%) PowerShell
10 5 (5.81%) Ruby
11 4 (4.65%) Korn
11 4 (4.65%) PHP
12 3 (3.49%) VBScript
13 2 (2.33%) C
13 2 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (40.70%) Security Cleared
2 34 (39.53%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.30%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.33%) MCSA
4 2 (2.33%) MCSE
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.33%) RHCSA
4 2 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (3.49%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 14 (16.28%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (13.95%) Samba
3 11 (12.79%) NFS
4 8 (9.30%) Active Directory
4 8 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (6.98%) vSphere
6 3 (3.49%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (3.49%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (2.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 24 (27.91%) Puppet
2 13 (15.12%) HP Data Protector
3 11 (12.79%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (6.98%) Ansible
5 3 (3.49%) Data Guard
5 3 (3.49%) WSUS
6 2 (2.33%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.16%) Control-M
7 1 (1.16%) Nagios
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.16%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 86 (100.00%) Oracle
2 45 (52.33%) Red Hat
3 22 (25.58%) Microsoft
4 19 (22.09%) VMware
5 15 (17.44%) NetApp
6 13 (15.12%) HP
7 12 (13.95%) IBM
8 5 (5.81%) Serena
9 3 (3.49%) Forcepoint
10 2 (2.33%) Informatica
10 2 (2.33%) Sophos
10 2 (2.33%) Veritas
10 2 (2.33%) WorldPay
11 1 (1.16%) New Relic
11 1 (1.16%) Software AG
11 1 (1.16%) webMethods
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