The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 230 219 227
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 28 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.13% 0.44% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 5
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£350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £235 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £406 £409
% change year-on-year
-13.84% -0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
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
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 South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2485 2058 1702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.26% 24.12% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1276 992 781
Average daily rate £325 £335 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £150 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 226 241
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

Oracle Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Oracle Linux
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Linux Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Linux across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Oracle Linux Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Oracle Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Linux Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle Linux
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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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
Hampshire -3 24 £355 +2.89% 5
Berkshire - 4 £300 -
Surrey - - - -
Oracle Linux
England

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 38 (100.00%) Oracle
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (89.47%) SQL
3 31 (81.58%) WebLogic
4 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (57.89%) Configuration Management
6 20 (52.63%) VMware
7 16 (42.11%) Puppet
7 16 (42.11%) Jenkins
8 15 (39.47%) Vagrant
8 15 (39.47%) Oracle Database
8 15 (39.47%) Scrum
8 15 (39.47%) PL/SQL
9 14 (36.84%) Java
9 14 (36.84%) SOA
9 14 (36.84%) BPEL
9 14 (36.84%) Oracle RAC
9 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
9 14 (36.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 13 (34.21%) Test Automation
10 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (34.21%) Subversion
11 12 (31.58%) Shell Script
12 11 (28.95%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (28.95%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (28.95%) Web Services
12 11 (28.95%) ITIL
12 11 (28.95%) Windows
12 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
12 11 (28.95%) Perl

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 31 (81.58%) WebLogic
2 14 (36.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (18.42%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (15.79%) IIS
4 6 (15.79%) K2 blackpearl
5 5 (13.16%) Apache
5 5 (13.16%) WebSphere
6 4 (10.53%) JBoss
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) DNS
1 10 (26.32%) Firewall
2 9 (23.68%) SAN
3 6 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (13.16%) NetScaler
4 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (13.16%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (13.16%) IPsec
4 5 (13.16%) VLAN
4 5 (13.16%) Network Security
4 5 (13.16%) Internet
4 5 (13.16%) BGP
4 5 (13.16%) Ethernet
4 5 (13.16%) Kerberos
4 5 (13.16%) VPN
5 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 4 (10.53%) LDAP
6 1 (2.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle Database
2 11 (28.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 11 (28.95%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (28.95%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (26.32%) Oracle OWB
3 10 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (23.68%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
6 5 (13.16%) DB2
7 4 (10.53%) SQLPlus
7 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (7.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 13 (34.21%) Subversion
3 11 (28.95%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.63%) Maven
General
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 2 (5.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Software Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Java Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Security Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Programmer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
9 1 (2.63%) Security Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Developer Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Oracle Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) HTML
1 11 (28.95%) CSS
1 11 (28.95%) Web Services
1 11 (28.95%) Ajax
1 11 (28.95%) jQuery
2 5 (13.16%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (13.16%) Regular Expression
3 2 (5.26%) Middleware
3 2 (5.26%) RESTful
3 2 (5.26%) SOAP
3 2 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Algorithms
2 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) HACMP
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (28.95%) Windows
3 10 (26.32%) AIX
4 8 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (13.16%) SUSE
7 2 (5.26%) CentOS
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.63%) HPUX
8 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (57.89%) Configuration Management
3 15 (39.47%) Scrum
4 14 (36.84%) SOA
4 14 (36.84%) BPEL
5 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (34.21%) Test Automation
6 11 (28.95%) User Stories
6 11 (28.95%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (28.95%) ITIL
7 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
8 7 (18.42%) Workflow
9 5 (13.16%) Change Management
9 5 (13.16%) DevOps
9 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
10 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (10.53%) Coaching
10 4 (10.53%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (89.47%) SQL
2 15 (39.47%) PL/SQL
3 14 (36.84%) Java
4 12 (31.58%) Shell Script
5 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
5 11 (28.95%) Perl
6 4 (10.53%) C
7 2 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (26.32%) vSphere
2 10 (26.32%) VMware ESX
3 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
4 5 (13.16%) FreeRADIUS
5 4 (10.53%) OCFS2
5 4 (10.53%) Firmware
6 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (42.11%) Puppet
2 15 (39.47%) Vagrant
3 5 (13.16%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (5.26%) yum
5 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (52.63%) VMware
3 10 (26.32%) IBM
4 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
5 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.79%) Cisco
5 6 (15.79%) Citrix
6 5 (13.16%) Sun
6 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
6 5 (13.16%) CA
6 5 (13.16%) Splunk
7 4 (10.53%) NetApp
7 4 (10.53%) HP
7 4 (10.53%) Dell
7 4 (10.53%) EMC
8 1 (2.63%) Juniper
8 1 (2.63%) Serena
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