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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 383 393 389
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 19 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.053% 0.050%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.40% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 4
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£538 £400 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £293 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.30 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
4707 5035 4485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.46% 22.10% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3130 3425 2937
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 237 234
Average hourly rate £18.23 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.23% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £12.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 29 May 2015.

Oracle Linux Daily Rate Histogram in London

Oracle Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Oracle Linux Hourly Rate Trend 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 29 May 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
City of London - 2 £525 -
Docklands, London - 1 £550 -
Oracle Linux
England

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) Oracle
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (71.88%) UNIX
3 20 (62.50%) Solaris
4 15 (46.88%) AIX
5 14 (43.75%) Windows
5 14 (43.75%) Cisco
6 13 (40.63%) EMC
6 13 (40.63%) Red Hat
6 13 (40.63%) Middleware
7 12 (37.50%) Finance
7 12 (37.50%) SUSE
8 11 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (34.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 11 (34.38%) Veritas
9 10 (31.25%) Perl
9 10 (31.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 9 (28.13%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (28.13%) Puppet
10 9 (28.13%) BladeLogic
10 9 (28.13%) Service Management
10 9 (28.13%) Firewall
10 9 (28.13%) LAN
10 9 (28.13%) WAN
10 9 (28.13%) SAN
10 9 (28.13%) CA
10 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
11 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
11 8 (25.00%) HP
11 8 (25.00%) ITIL

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 5 (15.63%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) Cisco Nexus
1 9 (28.13%) Firewall
1 9 (28.13%) LAN
1 9 (28.13%) WAN
1 9 (28.13%) SAN
2 7 (21.88%) BIG-IP
2 7 (21.88%) Wireless
2 7 (21.88%) VoIP
3 5 (15.63%) DNS
3 5 (15.63%) FTP
4 4 (12.50%) NetScaler
5 3 (9.38%) Kerberos
5 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.38%) LDAP
6 2 (6.25%) VPN
6 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
6 2 (6.25%) Internet
6 2 (6.25%) BGP
6 2 (6.25%) IPsec
6 2 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) DB2
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) Star Schema
2 1 (3.13%) OLTP
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Toad
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Architect
2 11 (34.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Network Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (9.38%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) UNIX Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.13%) Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) Middleware
2 2 (6.25%) Regular Expression
3 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 8 (25.00%) Clustering
2 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
3 5 (15.63%) FlexPod
4 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (71.88%) UNIX
3 20 (62.50%) Solaris
4 15 (46.88%) AIX
5 14 (43.75%) Windows
6 12 (37.50%) SUSE
7 11 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (31.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (9.38%) HPUX
11 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Service Management
2 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) ITSM
3 7 (21.88%) OO
4 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.63%) Algorithmic Trading
5 5 (15.63%) Low Latency
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.50%) Network Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) Patch Management
7 3 (9.38%) Change Management
7 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.25%) ETL
8 2 (6.25%) Migration
8 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (3.13%) Line Management
9 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) Perl
2 8 (25.00%) Ruby
3 6 (18.75%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (21.88%) vSphere
3 6 (18.75%) ProxySG
3 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.63%) XenApp
5 3 (9.38%) Sendmail
6 2 (6.25%) FreeRADIUS
6 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Puppet
1 9 (28.13%) BladeLogic
2 8 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (25.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (21.88%) Control-M
4 3 (9.38%) NetBackup
5 2 (6.25%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (43.75%) Cisco
3 13 (40.63%) EMC
3 13 (40.63%) Red Hat
4 11 (34.38%) Veritas
5 9 (28.13%) CA
5 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
6 8 (25.00%) HP
6 8 (25.00%) VMware
7 7 (21.88%) Blue Coat
7 7 (21.88%) Nortel
7 7 (21.88%) Avaya
7 7 (21.88%) Nokia
7 7 (21.88%) Symantec
8 5 (15.63%) NetApp
8 5 (15.63%) IBM
8 5 (15.63%) Citrix
9 2 (6.25%) Lancope
10 1 (3.13%) Splunk
10 1 (3.13%) Cognos