The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 390 404 389
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 27 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.037% 0.072%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.51% 0.17% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 7
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£500 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £39.00
Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5339 5287 5686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.72% 21.78% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3532 3445 3262
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 256 377
Average hourly rate £15.25 £18.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.43% -3.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.03 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £39.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
Oracle Linux
England

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 July 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 29 July 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 +26 8 £625 +78.57%
Canary Wharf - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
West Drayton - - - - 1
Oracle Linux
England

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 51 (100.00%) Oracle
1 51 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (54.90%) VMware
3 26 (50.98%) UNIX
4 24 (47.06%) Red Hat
5 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
7 16 (31.37%) Finance
8 15 (29.41%) Middleware
8 15 (29.41%) WebLogic
9 14 (27.45%) Windows
9 14 (27.45%) IBM
9 14 (27.45%) Oracle Database
9 14 (27.45%) Oracle RAC
10 13 (25.49%) SOA
10 13 (25.49%) VMware ESX
11 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (23.53%) DevOps
12 11 (21.57%) Perl
13 10 (19.61%) SQL
13 10 (19.61%) Python
13 10 (19.61%) SAN
13 10 (19.61%) Clustering
13 10 (19.61%) Bash Shell
14 9 (17.65%) Puppet
14 9 (17.65%) WebSphere
14 9 (17.65%) Ruby
14 9 (17.65%) vCloud
14 9 (17.65%) Shell Script
15 8 (15.69%) WebSphere MQ

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 15 (29.41%) WebLogic
2 9 (17.65%) WebSphere
3 7 (13.73%) Apache
4 5 (9.80%) IIS
4 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.92%) LiveLink
6 1 (1.96%) FileNet
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.96%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) SAN
2 8 (15.69%) Firewall
3 7 (13.73%) Ethernet
4 5 (9.80%) DNS
5 4 (7.84%) LAN
5 4 (7.84%) WAN
5 4 (7.84%) NetScaler
5 4 (7.84%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (7.84%) VLAN
5 4 (7.84%) Network Security
5 4 (7.84%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (5.88%) NAS
6 3 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (5.88%) VPN
6 3 (5.88%) LDAP
6 3 (5.88%) Internet
6 3 (5.88%) BGP
7 2 (3.92%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 14 (27.45%) Oracle Database
3 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
3 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (9.80%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.84%) DB2
6 3 (5.88%) VLDB
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (3.92%) Essbase
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) JIRA
2 1 (1.96%) Selenium
2 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Hudson
2 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Banking
2 5 (9.80%) Front Office
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Architect
2 9 (17.65%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (13.73%) DBA
4 6 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) IT Support
7 3 (5.88%) Designer
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Designer
7 3 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (5.88%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) Middleware
2 8 (15.69%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (7.84%) Spring
4 4 (7.84%) Regular Expression
4 4 (7.84%) XML
4 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle Streams
5 3 (5.88%) WebCenter
6 2 (3.92%) Web Services
7 1 (1.96%) J2EE
7 1 (1.96%) JRules
7 1 (1.96%) LAMP
7 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Clustering
2 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.84%) Derivative
3 4 (7.84%) EqualLogic
3 4 (7.84%) Fixed Income
4 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.88%) Credit Derivative
4 3 (5.88%) Replication
5 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.96%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (50.98%) UNIX
3 14 (27.45%) Windows
4 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (13.73%) Solaris
5 7 (13.73%) SELinux
6 6 (11.76%) SUSE
7 4 (7.84%) AIX
8 2 (3.92%) Fedora
8 2 (3.92%) CentOS
8 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.96%) Debian
9 1 (1.96%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) SOA
2 12 (23.53%) DevOps
3 7 (13.73%) High Availability
4 6 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (9.80%) Migration
5 5 (9.80%) ITIL
5 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.84%) Change Management
6 4 (7.84%) Database Tuning
6 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.84%) Service Management
6 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.88%) Data Architecture
7 3 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (5.88%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.92%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) Perl
2 10 (19.61%) SQL
2 10 (19.61%) Python
2 10 (19.61%) Bash Shell
3 9 (17.65%) Shell Script
3 9 (17.65%) Ruby
4 7 (13.73%) Java
5 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.92%) AWK
5 2 (3.92%) sed
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) OCP
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.96%) ISEB
5 1 (1.96%) RHCE
5 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (27.45%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (25.49%) VMware ESX
4 9 (17.65%) vCloud
5 8 (15.69%) Active Directory
6 5 (9.80%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (7.84%) vSphere
8 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (5.88%) FreeRADIUS
9 2 (3.92%) XenServer
9 2 (3.92%) Xen
9 2 (3.92%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Puppet
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (9.80%) Control-M
3 4 (7.84%) Data Guard
4 3 (5.88%) BladeLogic
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle Statspack
4 3 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (3.92%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.92%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (3.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.96%) SCCM
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (54.90%) VMware
3 24 (47.06%) Red Hat
4 14 (27.45%) IBM
5 7 (13.73%) HP
5 7 (13.73%) Cisco
6 6 (11.76%) Citrix
7 5 (9.80%) CA
8 4 (7.84%) CheckPoint
8 4 (7.84%) Dell
9 2 (3.92%) JBoss
9 2 (3.92%) Symantec
9 2 (3.92%) Hyperion
9 2 (3.92%) Open Text
9 2 (3.92%) Blue Coat
9 2 (3.92%) Fujitsu
9 2 (3.92%) Splunk
10 1 (1.96%) Informatica
10 1 (1.96%) Remedy
10 1 (1.96%) Microsoft