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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 384 365 410
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +45
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 28 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.060% 0.068%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.56% 0.29% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 9
Average daily rate £438 £625 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £405 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5003 4425 5453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.66% 20.46% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3361 2865 3361
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 234 319
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £135.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 12 £438 +25.00% 2
Hammersmith - 2 £236 -
Croydon - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Oracle Linux
England

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 41 (100.00%) Oracle
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (43.90%) Finance
3 17 (41.46%) Oracle Database
4 16 (39.02%) VMware
4 16 (39.02%) Red Hat
5 14 (34.15%) UNIX
6 13 (31.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (31.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (26.83%) SOA
9 10 (24.39%) Java
9 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (24.39%) Middleware
10 9 (21.95%) Degree
10 9 (21.95%) VMware ESX
10 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (19.51%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (19.51%) SQL
11 8 (19.51%) WebLogic
11 8 (19.51%) Windows
11 8 (19.51%) Oracle Exadata
12 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
12 7 (17.07%) Oracle Fusion
12 7 (17.07%) XenServer
13 6 (14.63%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
13 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (14.63%) J2EE

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (19.51%) WebLogic
2 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.32%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.44%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) NAS
2 1 (2.44%) LDAP
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) Oracle Database
2 13 (31.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (19.51%) Oracle Exadata
5 6 (14.63%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
5 6 (14.63%) DB2
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (7.32%) Essbase
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
9 1 (2.44%) MySQL
9 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.44%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.44%) Selenium
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Legal
2 5 (12.20%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (14.63%) Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) DBA
3 5 (12.20%) Development Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (9.76%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) IT Development Manager
4 4 (9.76%) IT Support
5 2 (4.88%) Designer
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (4.88%) Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Tester
6 1 (2.44%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) Middleware
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (14.63%) J2EE
4 4 (9.76%) WebCenter
5 3 (7.32%) Web Services
6 1 (2.44%) Flash
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.44%) JRules
6 1 (2.44%) Spring
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Flex
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Streams
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) EqualLogic
2 2 (4.88%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (34.15%) UNIX
3 13 (31.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (19.51%) Windows
5 5 (12.20%) SUSE
5 5 (12.20%) Fedora
5 5 (12.20%) CentOS
6 3 (7.32%) Solaris
6 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) SOA
2 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
4 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (14.63%) Multithreading
4 6 (14.63%) Change Management
5 5 (12.20%) OO
5 5 (12.20%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
5 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (9.76%) TOGAF
7 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.88%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.88%) Database Tuning
8 2 (4.88%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) Java
2 8 (19.51%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
4 5 (12.20%) AWK
4 5 (12.20%) Ruby
4 5 (12.20%) Python
4 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
4 5 (12.20%) sed
5 3 (7.32%) Perl
5 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) OCP
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.44%) HND
4 1 (2.44%) ISEB
4 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (21.95%) VMware ESX
3 8 (19.51%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (17.07%) XenServer
5 6 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (12.20%) vCloud
6 5 (12.20%) KVM
6 5 (12.20%) Xen
7 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
7 4 (9.76%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (4.88%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.44%) Puppet
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.44%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (2.44%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (39.02%) Red Hat
2 16 (39.02%) VMware
3 6 (14.63%) IBM
4 5 (12.20%) HP
4 5 (12.20%) Citrix
5 4 (9.76%) Dell
6 3 (7.32%) Hyperion
7 1 (2.44%) Informatica
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.44%) Sybase
7 1 (2.44%) JBoss
7 1 (2.44%) Actimize
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