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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 140 152 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% 0.060% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.50% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £418
% change year-on-year
- -4.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
606 692 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.89% 20.67% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 386 389
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £140 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 96 78
Median hourly rate £15.88 £19.03 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.57% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.78 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £41.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 25 August 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 £375 -
Oracle Linux
England

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Hudson
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) JBoss
2 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins

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 5 (83.33%) JBoss
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Hudson
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
1 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) HP