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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 142 136 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% 0.066% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.48% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
630 652 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.29% 21.40% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 364 356
Median daily rate £350 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £140 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £468 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 87 82
Median hourly rate £15.43 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.88% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.25%

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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 31 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
Gloucestershire - 3 £400 - 1
Oracle Linux
England

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 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 West region with a requirement for Oracle Linux.

1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 7 (58.33%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) NetApp
3 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
3 7 (58.33%) Puppet
3 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) Perl
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Samba
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) AWK
6 4 (33.33%) Unix
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 4 (33.33%) sed
6 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (25.00%) Hudson
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (25.00%) DevOps
7 3 (25.00%) DNS
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft

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 3 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (25.00%) JBoss
1 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Hudson
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Exchange Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Windows Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) jQuery
1 3 (25.00%) JSON
1 3 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
1 7 (58.33%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 4 (33.33%) AWK
3 4 (33.33%) sed
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) Samba
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) NFS
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (58.33%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 7 (58.33%) NetApp
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Forcepoint
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Sophos