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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 222 266 231
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -35
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 44 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.053% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.01% 0.21% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 3 8
Median daily rate £400 £430 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +35.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £382 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £430 £329
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
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
2188 2383 2293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.84% 25.23% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1290 1252 1127
Median daily rate £382 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.37% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 246 209
Median hourly rate £21.50 £16.83 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.78% +6.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Oracle Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Oracle Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Linux within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +41 43 £400 -6.97%
Surrey - 1 £400 -
Oracle Linux
England

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Oracle Linux.

1 72 (100.00%) Oracle
1 72 (100.00%) Linux
2 57 (79.17%) SC Cleared
2 57 (79.17%) Security Cleared
3 47 (65.28%) Unix
4 38 (52.78%) HPUX
4 38 (52.78%) HP
4 38 (52.78%) Virtual Servers
5 37 (51.39%) Virtual Environments
5 37 (51.39%) HP Data Protector
6 36 (50.00%) DV Cleared
7 34 (47.22%) SAN
8 30 (41.67%) Red Hat
9 21 (29.17%) Oracle Database
10 19 (26.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (25.00%) WebLogic
12 17 (23.61%) Shell Script
13 16 (22.22%) Git (software)
14 15 (20.83%) Windows
15 13 (18.06%) Configuration Management
15 13 (18.06%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (16.67%) Jenkins
16 12 (16.67%) Perl
17 11 (15.28%) Oracle Database 11g
18 10 (13.89%) Puppet
18 10 (13.89%) Vagrant
18 10 (13.89%) PowerShell
18 10 (13.89%) Scrum
18 10 (13.89%) SQL
18 10 (13.89%) JavaScript

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle 10gAS
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (2.78%) SAS
3 1 (1.39%) Apache
3 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) OpenText Process Suite
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.39%) Google App Engine
1 1 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (47.22%) SAN
2 3 (4.17%) Internet
3 2 (2.78%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.17%) Oracle Database
2 11 (15.28%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (13.89%) RDBMS
3 10 (13.89%) Relational Database
4 9 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (9.72%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (2.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 10 (13.89%) Vagrant
4 9 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
5 8 (11.11%) TeamCity
6 5 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.78%) Hudson
8 1 (1.39%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (5.56%) Military
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (38.89%) Unix Engineer
2 11 (15.28%) Administrator
2 11 (15.28%) HPUX Engineer
3 10 (13.89%) Architect
3 10 (13.89%) Unix Administrator
4 9 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 8 (11.11%) Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (9.72%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) HPUX Administrator
7 6 (8.33%) Oracle Architect
8 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 3 (4.17%) Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.78%) Automation Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) Ajax
1 9 (12.50%) CSS
1 9 (12.50%) HTML
1 9 (12.50%) jQuery
2 8 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (9.72%) Middleware
3 7 (9.72%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (8.33%) .NET
5 4 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Linux
2 47 (65.28%) Unix
3 38 (52.78%) HPUX
4 19 (26.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (20.83%) Windows
6 8 (11.11%) Mac OS X
7 4 (5.56%) AIX
8 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
9 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.39%) Solaris
10 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (51.39%) Virtual Environments
2 13 (18.06%) Configuration Management
2 13 (18.06%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (13.89%) DevOps
3 10 (13.89%) Scrum
4 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (11.11%) Migration
6 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.72%) ITIL
6 7 (9.72%) Service Design
6 7 (9.72%) System Testing
7 5 (6.94%) User Stories
8 2 (2.78%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.78%) Service Management
8 2 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.39%) Open Source
9 1 (1.39%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (1.39%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) Shell Script
2 12 (16.67%) Perl
3 10 (13.89%) JavaScript
3 10 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 10 (13.89%) SQL
4 9 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 9 (12.50%) Python
4 9 (12.50%) Ruby
5 6 (8.33%) PHP
6 4 (5.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.39%) C
7 1 (1.39%) Java
7 1 (1.39%) VB
7 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (79.17%) SC Cleared
1 57 (79.17%) Security Cleared
2 36 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) DBS Check
System Software
1 38 (52.78%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.17%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (51.39%) HP Data Protector
2 10 (13.89%) Puppet
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.39%) Ansible
4 1 (1.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.39%) SCCM
4 1 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 72 (100.00%) Oracle
2 38 (52.78%) HP
3 30 (41.67%) Red Hat
4 9 (12.50%) VMware
5 8 (11.11%) Serena
6 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.78%) Citrix
8 1 (1.39%) Cisco
8 1 (1.39%) Dynatrace
8 1 (1.39%) Google
8 1 (1.39%) Juniper
8 1 (1.39%) OpenText
8 1 (1.39%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.39%) SaltStack