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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 259 254 240
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 21 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.88% 0.48% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 5
Median daily rate £503 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.79% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £320 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £374 £329
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+35.71% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
2392 2493 2382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.80% 25.10% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1417 1273 1178
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 226 241
Median hourly rate £18.63 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.69% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +11 21 £503 +47.79%
Oracle Linux
England

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 45 (100.00%) Oracle
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 27 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 26 (57.78%) Red Hat
4 23 (51.11%) Unix
5 16 (35.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (35.56%) Oracle Database
6 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 15 (33.33%) Windows
7 14 (31.11%) HPUX
7 14 (31.11%) HP
7 14 (31.11%) SAN
7 14 (31.11%) HP Data Protector
8 13 (28.89%) Shell Script
8 13 (28.89%) WebLogic
9 12 (26.67%) Configuration Management
10 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (22.22%) Puppet
11 10 (22.22%) DV Cleared
11 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
11 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
11 10 (22.22%) DevOps
11 10 (22.22%) RDBMS
11 10 (22.22%) SQL
11 10 (22.22%) Scrum
12 9 (20.00%) Vagrant
13 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
13 8 (17.78%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (17.78%) Ruby

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 13 (28.89%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) SAN
2 1 (2.22%) InfiniBand
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) Oracle Database
2 10 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 9 (20.00%) Vagrant
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (6.67%) Military
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Architect
1 10 (22.22%) Unix Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 6 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
4 5 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 5 (11.11%) Applications Support Specialist
4 5 (11.11%) Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Linux Specialist
4 5 (11.11%) Linux Support
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle Specialist
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle Technical Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Support Specialist
5 4 (8.89%) Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Support
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (11.11%) Ajax
2 5 (11.11%) CSS
2 5 (11.11%) HTML
2 5 (11.11%) jQuery
2 5 (11.11%) Middleware
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (8.89%) .NET
4 2 (4.44%) Web Services
5 1 (2.22%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Exalogic
2 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (51.11%) Unix
3 16 (35.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (33.33%) Windows
5 14 (31.11%) HPUX
6 8 (17.78%) Mac OS X
7 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
8 4 (8.89%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Configuration Management
2 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (22.22%) DevOps
3 10 (22.22%) Scrum
4 8 (17.78%) Migration
5 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.67%) ITIL
6 3 (6.67%) Service Design
6 3 (6.67%) System Testing
6 3 (6.67%) User Stories
7 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) Shell Script
2 10 (22.22%) SQL
3 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
3 8 (17.78%) Python
3 8 (17.78%) Ruby
4 7 (15.56%) Perl
5 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.89%) PHP
7 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 27 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (22.22%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) HP Data Protector
2 10 (22.22%) Puppet
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (57.78%) Red Hat
3 14 (31.11%) HP
4 6 (13.33%) Serena
5 4 (8.89%) VMware
6 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.22%) Citrix