The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
England / South West
Rank 135 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 4 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.30% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.85% 1.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £456 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.31% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00

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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
471 650 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.48% 22.01% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 403 345
Median daily rate £338 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 73 82
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Oracle Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Oracle Linux
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Linux across the South West region.

Oracle Linux Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Oracle Linux.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (66.67%) Ajax
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) OAuth2
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) Middleware
3 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) GeoServer
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Ajax
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
1 4 (66.67%) OAuth2
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 4 (66.67%) RESTful
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Service Design
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) NFS
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (16.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Canon
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Sun
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