The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 31 49 31
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.32% 0.27% 1.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.45% 0.74% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Average daily rate £418 £340 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.79% +8.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Oracle Linux
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
71 135 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 27.41% 36.49% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 66 42
Average daily rate £394 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £275 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 16
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -14.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Oracle Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Linux across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Oracle Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Oracle Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Oracle Linux Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Oracle Linux
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Vagrant
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Serena
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (83.33%) Mac OS X
2 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) PostGIS

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (16.67%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Mac OS X
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
1 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Serena
Southampton, Hampshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 days ago