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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 563 533 501
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -32
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 36 37 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.071% 0.085%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.31% 0.33% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 24
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£390 £370 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £255 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £575 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
11651 11281 9702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.72% 21.73% 21.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6606 6116 5146
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 976 1054 1005
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.95 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 30 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 27 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -14 32 £390 +5.40% 9
South East -26 15 £340 +8.80% 4
Hampshire -8 14 £340 +8.80% 3
London -10 11 £450 -18.18% 2
East of England +10 5 £450 +5.88%
Scotland - 4 £363 - 1
City of London +8 3 £513 +38.51%
Portsmouth - 3 £290 - 1
South West - 1 £425 - 2
Wiltshire - 1 £425 -
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Northern Ireland - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Swindon - - - -
Watford - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Lothian - - - - 1
County Londonderry - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Northampton - - - -

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 99 (100.00%) Oracle
1 99 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (51.52%) SQL
3 38 (38.38%) Red Hat
4 35 (35.35%) WebLogic
5 34 (34.34%) VMware
6 33 (33.33%) Puppet
7 32 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (31.31%) Windows
9 29 (29.29%) UNIX
10 28 (28.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 27 (27.27%) SOA
12 26 (26.26%) Configuration Management
13 25 (25.25%) AIX
13 25 (25.25%) Oracle RAC
14 24 (24.24%) IBM
15 23 (23.23%) Java
15 23 (23.23%) vSphere
16 22 (22.22%) Solaris
16 22 (22.22%) Middleware
16 22 (22.22%) Shell Script
17 21 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (21.21%) Jenkins
18 20 (20.20%) Vagrant
18 20 (20.20%) VMware Infrastructure
19 19 (19.19%) Perl
20 18 (18.18%) ITIL
21 17 (17.17%) SUSE
21 17 (17.17%) Oracle Database
22 16 (16.16%) Oracle SOA Suite

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 35 (35.35%) WebLogic
2 16 (16.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (13.13%) Apache
4 10 (10.10%) IIS
4 10 (10.10%) WebSphere
5 6 (6.06%) JBoss
5 6 (6.06%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.01%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.01%) FileNet
Applications
1 7 (7.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (2.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.16%) Firewall
2 15 (15.15%) DNS
2 15 (15.15%) SAN
3 10 (10.10%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (9.09%) VLAN
4 9 (9.09%) NetScaler
4 9 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
4 9 (9.09%) VPN
4 9 (9.09%) Internet
4 9 (9.09%) BGP
4 9 (9.09%) IPsec
4 9 (9.09%) LDAP
4 9 (9.09%) Ethernet
5 8 (8.08%) Network Security
6 7 (7.07%) Kerberos
7 6 (6.06%) LAN
7 6 (6.06%) WAN
8 3 (3.03%) VoIP
8 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.17%) Oracle Database
2 12 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.10%) DB2
4 8 (8.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (8.08%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (8.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (7.07%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (6.06%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (5.05%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (5.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (5.05%) MySQL
8 4 (4.04%) Oracle OWB
8 4 (4.04%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (3.03%) SQLPlus
10 2 (2.02%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (2.02%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
10 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (21.21%) Jenkins
2 13 (13.13%) Subversion
3 5 (5.05%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (4.04%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.01%) Hudson
5 1 (1.01%) Maven
5 1 (1.01%) JIRA
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.01%) Toad
General
1 14 (14.14%) Finance
2 5 (5.05%) Banking
3 4 (4.04%) Front Office
3 4 (4.04%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.03%) Retail
5 2 (2.02%) Back Office
5 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.02%) Legal
5 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.02%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (16.16%) Architect
2 15 (15.15%) Developer
3 10 (10.10%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (10.10%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (9.09%) Administrator
4 9 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 7 (7.07%) Software Engineer
5 7 (7.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.07%) Network Engineer
6 6 (6.06%) DBA
6 6 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.06%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (6.06%) UNIX Engineer
6 6 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (5.05%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (4.04%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.04%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.22%) Middleware
2 14 (14.14%) Web Services
3 9 (9.09%) Regular Expression
4 8 (8.08%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (6.06%) HTML
5 6 (6.06%) CSS
5 6 (6.06%) jQuery
6 5 (5.05%) Ajax
7 3 (3.03%) J2EE
8 2 (2.02%) SOAP
8 2 (2.02%) .NET
8 2 (2.02%) RESTful
9 1 (1.01%) HTML5
9 1 (1.01%) CSS3
9 1 (1.01%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.01%) XML
9 1 (1.01%) Java EE
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (1.01%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.01%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) Clustering
2 13 (13.13%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.07%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.04%) Derivative
5 3 (3.03%) Replication
5 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.03%) FlexPod
5 3 (3.03%) HACMP
6 2 (2.02%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.02%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.02%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.02%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (31.31%) Windows
3 29 (29.29%) UNIX
4 28 (28.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (25.25%) AIX
6 22 (22.22%) Solaris
7 17 (17.17%) SUSE
8 10 (10.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (10.10%) CentOS
9 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (8.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 4 (4.04%) HPUX
11 3 (3.03%) Ubuntu
11 3 (3.03%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.01%) VMS
12 1 (1.01%) Android
12 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (27.27%) SOA
3 26 (26.26%) Configuration Management
4 21 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (18.18%) ITIL
6 16 (16.16%) Service Management
7 15 (15.15%) BPEL
7 15 (15.15%) Scrum
8 14 (14.14%) Test Automation
9 10 (10.10%) Migration
9 10 (10.10%) Software Engineering
10 9 (9.09%) Change Management
10 9 (9.09%) Load Balancing
10 9 (9.09%) User Stories
11 8 (8.08%) DevOps
11 8 (8.08%) ITSM
12 7 (7.07%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (6.06%) Line Management
13 6 (6.06%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 51 (51.52%) SQL
2 23 (23.23%) Java
3 22 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 19 (19.19%) Perl
5 13 (13.13%) PL/SQL
5 13 (13.13%) Bash Shell
6 12 (12.12%) Ruby
7 6 (6.06%) Python
7 6 (6.06%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.04%) C
9 2 (2.02%) PHP
9 2 (2.02%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.01%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.07%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.06%) Degree
4 3 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.02%) RHCE
6 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 25 (25.25%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (23.23%) vSphere
3 20 (20.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (15.15%) Active Directory
5 11 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 9 (9.09%) FreeRADIUS
7 8 (8.08%) VMware ESX
8 7 (7.07%) Firmware
9 4 (4.04%) vCloud
9 4 (4.04%) OCFS2
10 3 (3.03%) Sendmail
10 3 (3.03%) XenApp
11 1 (1.01%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
11 1 (1.01%) GlusterFS
11 1 (1.01%) GFS2
11 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (33.33%) Puppet
2 20 (20.20%) Vagrant
3 8 (8.08%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (8.08%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 7 (7.07%) CA Spectrum
4 7 (7.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (5.05%) BladeLogic
7 4 (4.04%) SCOM
7 4 (4.04%) Data Guard
7 4 (4.04%) SELinux
8 3 (3.03%) Hyperic
8 3 (3.03%) Control-M
8 3 (3.03%) Nagios
8 3 (3.03%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.01%) Tivoli
9 1 (1.01%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 99 (100.00%) Oracle
2 38 (38.38%) Red Hat
3 34 (34.34%) VMware
4 24 (24.24%) IBM
5 16 (16.16%) Cisco
6 14 (14.14%) EMC
7 12 (12.12%) HP
7 12 (12.12%) CheckPoint
8 11 (11.11%) Veritas
8 11 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 11 (11.11%) Citrix
9 10 (10.10%) CA
10 9 (9.09%) Splunk
11 6 (6.06%) NetApp
12 5 (5.05%) Sun
13 3 (3.03%) Dell
13 3 (3.03%) Sybase
13 3 (3.03%) Nokia
13 3 (3.03%) Avaya
13 3 (3.03%) Nortel
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