The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 South East 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 224 216 241
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +25
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 18 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.82% 0.68% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 5
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£325 £260 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.12% -37.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £212 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £370 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £39.00
Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2192 2061 1989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.81% 24.31% 20.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1077 1036 830
Average daily rate £325 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 256 275
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Oracle Linux
England

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
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 30 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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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 +1 18 £325 -7.20% 3
Surrey - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Oracle Linux
England

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 41 (100.00%) Oracle
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (58.54%) WebLogic
3 23 (56.10%) Puppet
4 20 (48.78%) SQL
5 19 (46.34%) Jenkins
6 17 (41.46%) Shell Script
7 16 (39.02%) Scrum
8 15 (36.59%) VMware
8 15 (36.59%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (36.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (36.59%) Red Hat
8 15 (36.59%) Windows
9 14 (34.15%) Middleware
9 14 (34.15%) DevOps
10 13 (31.71%) SQLPlus
11 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (29.27%) Vagrant
12 11 (26.83%) Oracle Database
12 11 (26.83%) Sun
12 11 (26.83%) IBM
12 11 (26.83%) Perl
13 10 (24.39%) PL/SQL
13 10 (24.39%) MySQL
13 10 (24.39%) SOA
13 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
13 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 24 (58.54%) WebLogic
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (12.20%) WebSphere
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (7.32%) Apache
5 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) SAN
2 5 (12.20%) Firewall
2 5 (12.20%) Kerberos
2 5 (12.20%) LDAP
2 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.20%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) NAS
3 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (31.71%) SQLPlus
3 11 (26.83%) Oracle Database
4 10 (24.39%) MySQL
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.76%) Subversion
3 4 (9.76%) Hudson
4 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.88%) Toad
4 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.88%) Maven
General
1 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Linux Support
3 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Linux Support Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) Middleware
2 6 (14.63%) Web Services
3 5 (12.20%) Ajax
3 5 (12.20%) jQuery
3 5 (12.20%) CSS
3 5 (12.20%) HTML
3 5 (12.20%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (4.88%) .NET
4 2 (4.88%) EJB
4 2 (4.88%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (4.88%) Java EE
4 2 (4.88%) Spring
4 2 (4.88%) PostGIS
5 1 (2.44%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) HACMP
2 2 (4.88%) Open Source
2 2 (4.88%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (36.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (36.59%) Windows
3 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (19.51%) UNIX
5 6 (14.63%) Solaris
6 5 (12.20%) AIX
7 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.88%) CentOS
9 1 (2.44%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Scrum
2 14 (34.15%) DevOps
3 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (24.39%) SOA
4 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (21.95%) ITIL
5 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
6 5 (12.20%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (12.20%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (12.20%) Document Management
6 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.76%) BPEL
7 4 (9.76%) Web Development
7 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
7 4 (9.76%) User Stories
8 3 (7.32%) Workflow
9 2 (4.88%) ERP
9 2 (4.88%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) SQL
2 17 (41.46%) Shell Script
3 11 (26.83%) Perl
4 10 (24.39%) PL/SQL
5 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell
6 7 (17.07%) C
7 6 (14.63%) Korn
7 6 (14.63%) AWK
8 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.88%) Java
10 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) RHCT
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (21.95%) vSphere
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (14.63%) Xen
5 5 (12.20%) OCFS2
5 5 (12.20%) VMware ESX
5 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
6 2 (4.88%) RHEV
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (2.44%) NFS
Systems Management
1 23 (56.10%) Puppet
2 12 (29.27%) Vagrant
3 8 (19.51%) YUM
4 6 (14.63%) Tivoli
4 6 (14.63%) Cobbler
5 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.44%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (36.59%) VMware
2 15 (36.59%) Red Hat
3 11 (26.83%) Sun
3 11 (26.83%) IBM
4 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
5 6 (14.63%) HP
5 6 (14.63%) EMC
6 5 (12.20%) JBoss
6 5 (12.20%) Dell
6 5 (12.20%) NetApp
7 4 (9.76%) Serena
8 1 (2.44%) Fujitsu
8 1 (2.44%) Egenera
8 1 (2.44%) Veritas
8 1 (2.44%) SAP
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