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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 243 233 235
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 16 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.21% 0.036%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.65% 0.83% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 0
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£340 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £340 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.73% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
2477 2398 1830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.61% 24.78% 21.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1244 1183 848
Average daily rate £360 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £135 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 246 252
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.09 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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 21 April 2015. 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 -14 15 £340 +11.02%
Berkshire - - - - 7
Oracle Linux
England

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) Linux
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (65.71%) WebLogic
3 22 (62.86%) SQL
4 18 (51.43%) SOA
4 18 (51.43%) VMware
4 18 (51.43%) Puppet
4 18 (51.43%) Jenkins
5 17 (48.57%) Vagrant
6 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
7 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (42.86%) vSphere
8 13 (37.14%) Windows
9 12 (34.29%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (34.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (31.43%) BPEL
10 11 (31.43%) Scrum
10 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
10 11 (31.43%) Java
11 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
11 10 (28.57%) Subversion
11 10 (28.57%) Test Automation
12 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
12 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
13 8 (22.86%) DNS
13 8 (22.86%) IBM
13 8 (22.86%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 23 (65.71%) WebLogic
2 12 (34.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (14.29%) IIS
4 4 (11.43%) Apache
4 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
5 3 (8.57%) JBoss
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (2.86%) Apache TomEE
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) DNS
1 8 (22.86%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) SAN
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (11.43%) NetScaler
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (11.43%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (11.43%) IPsec
4 4 (11.43%) VLAN
4 4 (11.43%) Network Security
4 4 (11.43%) Internet
4 4 (11.43%) BGP
4 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
4 4 (11.43%) Kerberos
4 4 (11.43%) VPN
5 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.57%) LDAP
6 1 (2.86%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.43%) DB2
4 3 (8.57%) SQLPlus
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 18 (51.43%) Jenkins
2 10 (28.57%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.86%) Hudson
General
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Java Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Security Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.86%) Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) Web Services
2 7 (20.00%) Middleware
3 4 (11.43%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (11.43%) Regular Expression
4 2 (5.71%) jQuery
4 2 (5.71%) RESTful
4 2 (5.71%) HTML
4 2 (5.71%) CSS
4 2 (5.71%) SOAP
5 1 (2.86%) J2EE
5 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.86%) Spring
5 1 (2.86%) Ajax
5 1 (2.86%) Java EE
5 1 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) CSS3
5 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) HACMP
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (37.14%) Windows
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (22.86%) AIX
5 7 (20.00%) CentOS
6 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (11.43%) SUSE
8 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
8 3 (8.57%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.86%) UNIX
9 1 (2.86%) Android
9 1 (2.86%) HPUX
9 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) SOA
2 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) BPEL
3 11 (31.43%) Scrum
3 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
3 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (14.29%) User Stories
7 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
7 4 (11.43%) ITIL
7 4 (11.43%) Change Management
8 3 (8.57%) Document Management
8 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Coaching
8 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (8.57%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (5.71%) DevOps
9 2 (5.71%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 11 (31.43%) Java
3 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
4 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
5 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.71%) C
6 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
2 15 (42.86%) vSphere
3 12 (34.29%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (11.43%) FreeRADIUS
6 3 (8.57%) OCFS2
6 3 (8.57%) Firmware
7 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (51.43%) Puppet
2 17 (48.57%) Vagrant
3 4 (11.43%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (8.57%) Hyperic
4 3 (8.57%) Nagios
5 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (51.43%) VMware
3 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
5 8 (22.86%) IBM
6 7 (20.00%) Splunk
7 5 (14.29%) Cisco
7 5 (14.29%) Citrix
8 4 (11.43%) Sun
8 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
8 4 (11.43%) CA
9 3 (8.57%) NetApp
9 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
9 3 (8.57%) HP
9 3 (8.57%) Dell
9 3 (8.57%) EMC
10 1 (2.86%) Juniper
10 1 (2.86%) Serena