The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Linux skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
UK
Rank 560 561 592
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +31
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 36 57 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.11% 0.052%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.39% 0.52% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 39 16
Median daily rate £425 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £313 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
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 across the UK.

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9326 10928 11731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.57% 21.37% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5954 6641 6806
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £188 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 597 730 907
Median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £45.00 £39.00
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

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Oracle Linux
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle Linux Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Linux
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Linux within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Oracle Linux Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Linux
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Linux within the UK.

Oracle Linux Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Linux
Top 15 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
England +18 31 £425 +6.25% 5
London +8 20 £425 - 2
South East -7 5 £415 -0.59% 1
South West +5 4 £456 +23.31% 2
Hampshire -14 3 £425 +1.79% 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £335 -
Andover - 2 £420 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £335 -
Scotland - 2 £413 -
North West +14 1 £550 +37.50%
Manchester +10 1 £550 +37.50%
City of London -3 1 - -
Telford - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 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 with a requirement for Oracle Linux.

1 111 (100.00%) Oracle
1 111 (100.00%) Linux
2 62 (55.86%) VMware
3 57 (51.35%) Unix
4 52 (46.85%) Red Hat
5 49 (44.14%) Bash Shell
6 48 (43.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 46 (41.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 45 (40.54%) IBM
9 41 (36.94%) Oracle Database
10 40 (36.04%) ITIL
11 39 (35.14%) Shell Script
12 38 (34.23%) AIX
13 37 (33.33%) Middleware
14 33 (29.73%) Perl
15 32 (28.83%) SUSE
16 31 (27.93%) Security Cleared
17 30 (27.03%) Firewall
18 29 (26.13%) SQL
18 29 (26.13%) Agile Software Development
19 28 (25.23%) SC Cleared
19 28 (25.23%) Virtual Machines
20 27 (24.32%) DNS
21 25 (22.52%) vSphere
21 25 (22.52%) Load Balancing
22 24 (21.62%) Windows
22 24 (21.62%) Oracle Database 12c
23 23 (20.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
24 20 (18.02%) Solaris
24 20 (18.02%) WebLogic

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills 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 20 (18.02%) WebLogic
2 14 (12.61%) WebSphere
3 12 (10.81%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (5.41%) Apache
4 6 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.60%) nginx
6 2 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.80%) IIS
6 2 (1.80%) Mule
6 2 (1.80%) Mule ESB
6 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.90%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.90%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.90%) JBoss
7 1 (0.90%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.90%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (27.03%) Firewall
2 27 (24.32%) DNS
3 20 (18.02%) SSL
4 14 (12.61%) SAN
5 8 (7.21%) LDAP
6 7 (6.31%) Internet
7 3 (2.70%) Wireless
8 2 (1.80%) DHCP
8 2 (1.80%) InfiniBand
8 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.90%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (36.94%) Oracle Database
2 24 (21.62%) Oracle Database 12c
3 18 (16.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 18 (16.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (15.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 11 (9.91%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (8.11%) DB2
7 8 (7.21%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (6.31%) MySQL
9 6 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (4.50%) SQL Server
11 3 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.80%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 2 (1.80%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.80%) Oracle Discoverer
12 2 (1.80%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (1.80%) Pentaho
12 2 (1.80%) SQLite
13 1 (0.90%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 18 (16.22%) Oracle APEX
2 16 (14.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (13.51%) Git (software)
4 14 (12.61%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.60%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.70%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.70%) Toad
7 2 (1.80%) Maven
7 2 (1.80%) Selenium
7 2 (1.80%) Subversion
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (12.61%) Retail
2 9 (8.11%) Finance
3 7 (6.31%) Military
4 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.60%) Electronics
5 4 (3.60%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.60%) Marketing
6 2 (1.80%) Banking
7 1 (0.90%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (25.23%) Developer
2 26 (23.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (19.82%) Administrator
4 20 (18.02%) Oracle Developer
5 14 (12.61%) Unix Engineer
6 11 (9.91%) Linux Administrator
6 11 (9.91%) Unix Administrator
7 10 (9.01%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (8.11%) DBA
8 9 (8.11%) Oracle DBA
9 8 (7.21%) Solaris Administrator
10 7 (6.31%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (5.41%) AIX Engineer
11 6 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support
11 6 (5.41%) Middleware Engineer
11 6 (5.41%) Server Engineer
11 6 (5.41%) Virtualisation Engineer
12 5 (4.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 5 (4.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 5 (4.50%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (33.33%) Middleware
2 18 (16.22%) CSS
2 18 (16.22%) HTML
3 17 (15.32%) Ajax
3 17 (15.32%) jQuery
4 13 (11.71%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (6.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 5 (4.50%) OAuth2
6 5 (4.50%) RESTful
6 5 (4.50%) Spring
6 5 (4.50%) Web Services
7 4 (3.60%) Apache Camel
7 4 (3.60%) Spring Integration
8 3 (2.70%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (1.80%) Django
9 2 (1.80%) Grails
9 2 (1.80%) Java EE
9 2 (1.80%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (1.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.41%) DataPower
2 4 (3.60%) EMC VNX
3 3 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle Exalogic
3 3 (2.70%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.80%) Clustering
4 2 (1.80%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.90%) iPad
5 1 (0.90%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 111 (100.00%) Linux
2 57 (51.35%) Unix
3 48 (43.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 38 (34.23%) AIX
5 32 (28.83%) SUSE
6 24 (21.62%) Windows
7 23 (20.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 20 (18.02%) Solaris
9 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (7.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (4.50%) Windows Server
12 3 (2.70%) Debian
13 2 (1.80%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.90%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.04%) ITIL
2 29 (26.13%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (22.52%) Load Balancing
4 18 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (16.22%) ITIL V3
5 17 (15.32%) Configuration Management
5 17 (15.32%) Service Management
6 16 (14.41%) ITSM
7 12 (10.81%) Change Management
7 12 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (9.91%) User Stories
9 9 (8.11%) Identity Management
9 9 (8.11%) Mentoring
10 8 (7.21%) High Availability
10 8 (7.21%) Performance Optimisation
11 6 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.41%) Data Protection
12 5 (4.50%) Service Design
13 4 (3.60%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (3.60%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 49 (44.14%) Bash Shell
2 39 (35.14%) Shell Script
3 33 (29.73%) Perl
4 29 (26.13%) SQL
5 19 (17.12%) PL/SQL
6 17 (15.32%) JavaScript
7 15 (13.51%) Korn
8 8 (7.21%) Java
8 8 (7.21%) Python
9 2 (1.80%) Groovy
9 2 (1.80%) Jython
9 2 (1.80%) PHP
9 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.90%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (27.93%) Security Cleared
2 28 (25.23%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.50%) EMC Certification
4 3 (2.70%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.80%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.31%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (41.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (25.23%) Virtual Machines
3 25 (22.52%) vSphere
4 17 (15.32%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (11.71%) NFS
6 12 (10.81%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (9.91%) Active Directory
8 4 (3.60%) Hyper-V
9 3 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (1.80%) Oracle Clusterware
10 2 (1.80%) vCloud
10 2 (1.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.90%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (18.02%) Puppet
2 14 (12.61%) Ansible
3 11 (9.91%) Red Hat Satellite
4 10 (9.01%) ZABBIX
5 9 (8.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (6.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (4.50%) Data Guard
8 4 (3.60%) Simpana
9 3 (2.70%) Cacti
9 3 (2.70%) Nagios
10 2 (1.80%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (1.80%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (1.80%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (1.80%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (1.80%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 1 (0.90%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.90%) vRealize
Vendors
1 111 (100.00%) Oracle
2 62 (55.86%) VMware
3 52 (46.85%) Red Hat
4 45 (40.54%) IBM
5 20 (18.02%) Microsoft
6 13 (11.71%) CommVault
6 13 (11.71%) Sun
7 12 (10.81%) NetApp
8 8 (7.21%) Canon
9 7 (6.31%) Software AG
9 7 (6.31%) webMethods
10 5 (4.50%) EMC
11 4 (3.60%) HP
11 4 (3.60%) SAP
12 3 (2.70%) Brocade
12 3 (2.70%) Cisco
12 3 (2.70%) F5
12 3 (2.70%) Veritas
13 2 (1.80%) Citrix
13 2 (1.80%) MuleSoft
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