The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Linux skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 529 551 555
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 84 26 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.050% 0.061%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.64% 0.22% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 12 11
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£470 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £375 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £401
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50

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
13128 12078 11405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.49% 23.03% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7725 6736 5990
Average daily rate £355 £358 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.69% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £176 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1169 1078 1087
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

Oracle Linux
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Linux within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 October 2014.

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 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Linux within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 81 £475 +26.66% 6
London +28 42 £500 - 1
South East -11 19 £360 -4.00% 4
Hampshire -4 18 £360 -4.00% 2
City of London +27 16 £525 +5.00%
East of England - 11 £475 -
South West - 2 £274 - 1
Berkshire +10 1 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
West Lothian - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Scotland - - - - 1
County Londonderry - - - - 1
Luton - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Glasgow - - - - 1
Havant - - - - 2
Northern Ireland - - - - 1

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 140 (100.00%) Oracle
1 140 (100.00%) Linux
2 73 (52.14%) WebLogic
3 70 (50.00%) UNIX
4 69 (49.29%) SQL
5 55 (39.29%) VMware
6 51 (36.43%) Perl
7 42 (30.00%) Middleware
7 42 (30.00%) Finance
8 41 (29.29%) IBM
9 39 (27.86%) Red Hat
9 39 (27.86%) Java
10 38 (27.14%) Puppet
11 36 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 35 (25.00%) Solaris
12 35 (25.00%) SOA
13 34 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
13 34 (24.29%) Oracle Database
14 33 (23.57%) Oracle RAC
14 33 (23.57%) Windows
15 31 (22.14%) DevOps
16 29 (20.71%) Scrum
17 28 (20.00%) SAN
18 27 (19.29%) Sun
18 27 (19.29%) VMware ESX
18 27 (19.29%) Clustering
19 26 (18.57%) Firewall
19 26 (18.57%) Oracle Exadata
20 24 (17.14%) Shell Script
20 24 (17.14%) WebSphere

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 73 (52.14%) WebLogic
2 24 (17.14%) WebSphere
3 21 (15.00%) Tomcat
4 19 (13.57%) Apache
5 13 (9.29%) IIS
6 9 (6.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (5.00%) JBoss
8 6 (4.29%) K2 blackpearl
9 5 (3.57%) MS Exchange
10 4 (2.86%) LiveLink
10 4 (2.86%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (1.43%) AquaLogic
11 2 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.43%) FileNet
Applications
1 7 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.43%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.14%) Amazon EC2
1 17 (12.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.14%) SaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (20.00%) SAN
2 26 (18.57%) Firewall
3 17 (12.14%) Ethernet
4 16 (11.43%) Internet
4 16 (11.43%) DNS
5 12 (8.57%) BGP
5 12 (8.57%) IPsec
5 12 (8.57%) VLAN
5 12 (8.57%) Network Security
5 12 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (8.57%) NetScaler
5 12 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (8.57%) Cisco ISE
5 12 (8.57%) VPN
6 11 (7.86%) LAN
6 11 (7.86%) WAN
7 7 (5.00%) LDAP
8 5 (3.57%) Kerberos
8 5 (3.57%) TCP/IP
8 5 (3.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (24.29%) Oracle Database
2 26 (18.57%) Oracle Exadata
3 22 (15.71%) SQL Server
4 17 (12.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (11.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (9.29%) DB2
7 12 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (7.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 10 (7.14%) MySQL
9 10 (7.14%) Oracle OWB
9 10 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (5.71%) SQLPlus
11 6 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (4.29%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (1.43%) VLDB
12 2 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.43%) Oracle9i Database
13 1 (0.71%) Oracle Discoverer
13 1 (0.71%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 20 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 17 (12.14%) Jenkins
3 11 (7.86%) Oracle APEX
4 9 (6.43%) Subversion
5 3 (2.14%) JIRA
6 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.71%) Hudson
General
1 42 (30.00%) Finance
2 12 (8.57%) Front Office
3 6 (4.29%) Retail
4 5 (3.57%) Banking
5 4 (2.86%) Advertising
6 3 (2.14%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.43%) Military
7 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.71%) Legal
8 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (22.86%) Architect
2 25 (17.86%) Developer
3 16 (11.43%) Java Developer
4 15 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (9.29%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (7.86%) Infrastructure Architect
8 10 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (7.14%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 9 (6.43%) Oracle Developer
9 9 (6.43%) DBA
9 9 (6.43%) Java Architect
10 8 (5.71%) Analyst
10 8 (5.71%) Administrator
11 7 (5.00%) Design Engineer
11 7 (5.00%) Software Engineer
11 7 (5.00%) Principal Engineer
12 6 (4.29%) Linux Support
12 6 (4.29%) Support Engineer
12 6 (4.29%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (30.00%) Middleware
2 22 (15.71%) WebSphere MQ
3 19 (13.57%) J2EE
4 18 (12.86%) J2SE
5 12 (8.57%) Regular Expression
6 11 (7.86%) jQuery
6 11 (7.86%) CSS
6 11 (7.86%) HTML
6 11 (7.86%) Ajax
7 9 (6.43%) Hibernate
7 9 (6.43%) XML
7 9 (6.43%) Spring
8 8 (5.71%) Oracle Fusion
8 8 (5.71%) .NET
8 8 (5.71%) Web Services
9 7 (5.00%) CGI
10 6 (4.29%) ASP.NET
10 6 (4.29%) WCF
11 5 (3.57%) .NET Framework
12 2 (1.43%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.29%) Clustering
2 11 (7.86%) Derivative
3 9 (6.43%) Fixed Income
4 8 (5.71%) Credit Derivative
5 7 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.57%) HACMP
6 5 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (2.86%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.86%) Open Source
7 4 (2.86%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.14%) Replication
9 2 (1.43%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.43%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.71%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.71%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.71%) iSeries
10 1 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.71%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 140 (100.00%) Linux
2 70 (50.00%) UNIX
3 35 (25.00%) Solaris
4 33 (23.57%) Windows
5 19 (13.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (12.86%) AIX
7 17 (12.14%) SELinux
8 12 (8.57%) SUSE
9 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.43%) CentOS
11 1 (0.71%) Debian
11 1 (0.71%) VMS
11 1 (0.71%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.00%) SOA
2 34 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (22.14%) DevOps
4 29 (20.71%) Scrum
5 19 (13.57%) Load Balancing
5 19 (13.57%) High Availability
6 18 (12.86%) Multithreading
6 18 (12.86%) Configuration Management
6 18 (12.86%) UML
6 18 (12.86%) ITIL
7 17 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (10.00%) Change Management
8 14 (10.00%) Migration
9 13 (9.29%) Service Management
9 13 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (9.29%) Coaching
10 12 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (7.86%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 69 (49.29%) SQL
2 51 (36.43%) Perl
3 39 (27.86%) Java
4 24 (17.14%) Shell Script
4 24 (17.14%) Bash Shell
5 20 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 18 (12.86%) Python
7 17 (12.14%) Ruby
8 11 (7.86%) JavaScript
9 6 (4.29%) C
9 6 (4.29%) C#
10 3 (2.14%) Korn
10 3 (2.14%) AWK
11 2 (1.43%) PHP
11 2 (1.43%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.71%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 21 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.29%) Degree
4 3 (2.14%) RHCE
4 3 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.43%) OCP
5 2 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) SLA
2 2 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (23.57%) Oracle RAC
3 27 (19.29%) VMware ESX
4 18 (12.86%) vSphere
5 17 (12.14%) vCloud
6 12 (8.57%) FreeRADIUS
6 12 (8.57%) Active Directory
7 9 (6.43%) Firmware
8 6 (4.29%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (3.57%) OCFS2
10 4 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (27.14%) Puppet
2 14 (10.00%) Vagrant
3 10 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (7.14%) Control-M
4 8 (5.71%) BladeLogic
4 8 (5.71%) YUM
5 5 (3.57%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (2.86%) Data Guard
6 4 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (2.14%) Tivoli
7 3 (2.14%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.43%) OpenView
8 2 (1.43%) Oracle Statspack
8 2 (1.43%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.71%) SCCM
9 1 (0.71%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 140 (100.00%) Oracle
2 55 (39.29%) VMware
3 41 (29.29%) IBM
4 39 (27.86%) Red Hat
5 27 (19.29%) Sun
6 21 (15.00%) Cisco
7 17 (12.14%) Atlassian
8 15 (10.71%) CheckPoint
9 13 (9.29%) Citrix
9 13 (9.29%) CA
9 13 (9.29%) Microsoft
10 10 (7.14%) HP
11 9 (6.43%) Sybase
12 7 (5.00%) Symantec
12 7 (5.00%) Blue Coat
12 7 (5.00%) Splunk
13 6 (4.29%) EMC
14 5 (3.57%) Dell
14 5 (3.57%) NetApp
15 4 (2.86%) Open Text
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