The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 373 415 397
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -18
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 36 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.036% 0.073%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.65% 0.16% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 5 8
Average daily rate
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£500 £350 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £350 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £39.00
Oracle Linux
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5505 5718 5642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.67% 22.69% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3587 3749 3402
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 261 350
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £31.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

Oracle Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Linux across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Oracle Linux Jobs Demand Trend in London

Oracle Linux
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Linux across the London region.

Oracle Linux Daily Rate Trend in London

Oracle Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Linux across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Oracle Linux Daily Rate Histogram in London

Oracle Linux
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
City of London +40 15 £625 +78.57%
West Drayton - - - -
Oracle Linux
England

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 50 (100.00%) Oracle
1 50 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (60.00%) UNIX
3 27 (54.00%) VMware
4 20 (40.00%) IBM
4 20 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 19 (38.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (36.00%) Oracle Exadata
7 17 (34.00%) Middleware
8 16 (32.00%) Windows
9 14 (28.00%) Oracle RAC
10 13 (26.00%) WebLogic
10 13 (26.00%) Perl
10 13 (26.00%) SAN
10 13 (26.00%) Firewall
10 13 (26.00%) Finance
11 12 (24.00%) Cisco
11 12 (24.00%) SQL
11 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
11 12 (24.00%) Java
11 12 (24.00%) Ethernet
12 11 (22.00%) SOA
12 11 (22.00%) Clustering
12 11 (22.00%) WebSphere
12 11 (22.00%) Puppet
12 11 (22.00%) DevOps
13 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database
13 10 (20.00%) Bash Shell
13 10 (20.00%) VMware ESX
13 10 (20.00%) Front Office

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 13 (26.00%) WebLogic
2 11 (22.00%) WebSphere
3 10 (20.00%) Apache
4 9 (18.00%) IIS
5 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (6.00%) LiveLink
7 1 (2.00%) FileNet
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.00%) SAN
1 13 (26.00%) Firewall
2 12 (24.00%) Ethernet
3 8 (16.00%) VLAN
3 8 (16.00%) Network Security
3 8 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (16.00%) NetScaler
3 8 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (16.00%) DNS
4 7 (14.00%) VPN
4 7 (14.00%) Internet
4 7 (14.00%) BGP
4 7 (14.00%) Cisco ISE
5 6 (12.00%) IPsec
6 5 (10.00%) LAN
6 5 (10.00%) WAN
7 4 (8.00%) NAS
8 3 (6.00%) LDAP
9 1 (2.00%) FTP
9 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 8 (16.00%) DB2
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.00%) VLDB
8 1 (2.00%) MySQL
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Hudson
2 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 10 (20.00%) Front Office
3 6 (12.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Java Developer
1 10 (20.00%) Developer
2 9 (18.00%) Architect
3 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (14.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) DBA
6 4 (8.00%) Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Network Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Linux Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Designer
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Designer
8 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) Middleware
2 10 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (18.00%) XML
3 9 (18.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (18.00%) Spring
4 8 (16.00%) Regular Expression
5 7 (14.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle Streams
7 1 (2.00%) Web Services
7 1 (2.00%) J2EE
7 1 (2.00%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (2.00%) JRules
7 1 (2.00%) LAMP
7 1 (2.00%) WebCenter
7 1 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Clustering
2 9 (18.00%) Fixed Income
2 9 (18.00%) Derivative
3 8 (16.00%) Credit Derivative
4 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (8.00%) Firmware
6 3 (6.00%) Replication
6 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (60.00%) UNIX
3 16 (32.00%) Windows
4 9 (18.00%) SELinux
5 8 (16.00%) SUSE
5 8 (16.00%) AIX
6 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (12.00%) Solaris
7 1 (2.00%) VMS
7 1 (2.00%) Debian
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) SOA
1 11 (22.00%) DevOps
2 9 (18.00%) High Availability
2 9 (18.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (14.00%) Service Management
3 7 (14.00%) Change Management
4 6 (12.00%) Migration
5 5 (10.00%) ITIL
5 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.00%) Data Architecture
6 4 (8.00%) Database Tuning
7 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.00%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (4.00%) TOGAF
8 2 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) Perl
2 12 (24.00%) SQL
2 12 (24.00%) Java
3 10 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 10 (20.00%) Python
4 9 (18.00%) Ruby
5 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) OCP
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (6.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) RHCE
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (38.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (28.00%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 9 (18.00%) vCloud
5 8 (16.00%) vSphere
5 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (14.00%) FreeRADIUS
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) Puppet
2 6 (12.00%) Control-M
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (8.00%) BladeLogic
4 4 (8.00%) Data Guard
5 3 (6.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Statspack
5 3 (6.00%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (6.00%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (6.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (2.00%) SCCM
6 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (54.00%) VMware
3 20 (40.00%) IBM
3 20 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 12 (24.00%) Cisco
5 8 (16.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (16.00%) Citrix
6 7 (14.00%) CA
7 4 (8.00%) HP
8 3 (6.00%) Symantec
8 3 (6.00%) Open Text
8 3 (6.00%) Blue Coat
8 3 (6.00%) Splunk
8 3 (6.00%) Fujitsu
9 2 (4.00%) JBoss
10 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.00%) Dell
10 1 (2.00%) Intel
10 1 (2.00%) BEA
10 1 (2.00%) Remedy