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 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 239 223 241
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 17 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.13% 0.073%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.71% 0.52% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 3
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£380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £247 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £375 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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
2410 2113 1909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.08% 24.44% 19.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1242 1057 851
Average daily rate £330 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £163 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 231 246
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.18 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.86% -11.76%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -5 16 £380 +1.33% 2
Berkshire +9 1 - -
Oracle Linux
England

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 37 (100.00%) Oracle
1 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (83.78%) WebLogic
3 27 (72.97%) SQL
4 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (48.65%) Puppet
5 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
5 17 (45.95%) VMware
6 16 (43.24%) PL/SQL
6 16 (43.24%) Configuration Management
6 16 (43.24%) Oracle Database
7 15 (40.54%) Shell Script
7 15 (40.54%) Scrum
7 15 (40.54%) Jenkins
8 14 (37.84%) Perl
9 12 (32.43%) Red Hat
9 12 (32.43%) Vagrant
9 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
9 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (32.43%) DevOps
10 11 (29.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (29.73%) jQuery
10 11 (29.73%) Ajax
10 11 (29.73%) Oracle APEX
10 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (29.73%) HTML
10 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
10 11 (29.73%) CSS
10 11 (29.73%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (83.78%) WebLogic
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (16.22%) K2 blackpearl
4 5 (13.51%) WebSphere
4 5 (13.51%) JBoss
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (2.70%) Apache
6 1 (2.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) SAN
2 6 (16.22%) DNS
2 6 (16.22%) Firewall
3 5 (13.51%) LDAP
3 5 (13.51%) Kerberos
3 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) BGP
4 1 (2.70%) IPsec
4 1 (2.70%) VLAN
4 1 (2.70%) Network Security
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) Oracle Database
2 11 (29.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database 10g
2 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (27.03%) Oracle OWB
3 10 (27.03%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (27.03%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (24.32%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (24.32%) MySQL
5 8 (21.62%) SQLPlus
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Jenkins
2 11 (29.73%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.81%) Subversion
5 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
1 2 (5.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Linux Support
4 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Linux Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Programmer
7 2 (5.41%) Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Administrator
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI Developer
8 1 (2.70%) UNIX Administrator
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) HTML
1 11 (29.73%) CSS
1 11 (29.73%) Ajax
1 11 (29.73%) jQuery
2 10 (27.03%) Middleware
3 6 (16.22%) Web Services
4 5 (13.51%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (5.41%) .NET
6 1 (2.70%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) HACMP
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (24.32%) Windows
4 6 (16.22%) AIX
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.81%) UNIX
7 3 (8.11%) Solaris
8 1 (2.70%) HPUX
8 1 (2.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) Configuration Management
3 15 (40.54%) Scrum
4 12 (32.43%) DevOps
5 11 (29.73%) ITIL
5 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (21.62%) User Stories
7 7 (18.92%) SOA
7 7 (18.92%) Workflow
7 7 (18.92%) BPEL
7 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (18.92%) Test Automation
8 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (13.51%) Document Management
8 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (13.51%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (13.51%) Coaching
9 3 (8.11%) System Testing
10 2 (5.41%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) SQL
2 16 (43.24%) PL/SQL
3 15 (40.54%) Shell Script
4 14 (37.84%) Perl
5 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.51%) C
6 5 (13.51%) Java
7 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
8 3 (8.11%) AWK
8 3 (8.11%) Korn
9 2 (5.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
2 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) VMware ESX
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (18.92%) vSphere
3 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.51%) OCFS2
4 3 (8.11%) Xen
5 1 (2.70%) Firmware
5 1 (2.70%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 18 (48.65%) Puppet
2 12 (32.43%) Vagrant
3 8 (21.62%) YUM
4 3 (8.11%) Cobbler
4 3 (8.11%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.70%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (45.95%) VMware
3 12 (32.43%) Red Hat
4 9 (24.32%) IBM
5 8 (21.62%) Sun
6 6 (16.22%) HP
7 5 (13.51%) Dell
7 5 (13.51%) EMC
7 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
7 5 (13.51%) NetApp
8 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.70%) Serena
8 1 (2.70%) Splunk
8 1 (2.70%) Cisco
8 1 (2.70%) Citrix
8 1 (2.70%) CA
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