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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 584 611 579
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -32
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 77 38 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.067% 0.099%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.64% 0.31% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 27 35
Median daily rate £400 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £21.30 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50

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
12004 12251 12386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.29% 21.45% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7621 7277 7020
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 610 953 1044
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 29 July 2016.

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 26 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 29 July 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
England +40 77 £400 -27.27% 6
South East +42 37 £400 -6.97% 1
Hampshire +31 35 £400 -6.97%
London -2 25 £475 -13.63% 2
Gosport - 16 £375 -
City of London +50 11 £475 -9.52%
North West +3 5 £450 -
South West -1 5 £388 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £388 -
Andover -13 4 £413 -
Lancashire - 3 £440 -
Blackpool - 3 £440 -
Yorkshire -1 2 £363 -14.70%
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
Nottingham - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £363 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £363 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Gloucester - 2 £400 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £390 -
Kent - 1 £400 -
Surrey - 1 £400 -
North East - 1 - -
Durham - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £550 -

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 with a requirement for Oracle Linux.

1 145 (100.00%) Oracle
1 145 (100.00%) Linux
2 91 (62.76%) Unix
3 61 (42.07%) Red Hat
4 53 (36.55%) ITIL
5 50 (34.48%) Security Cleared
6 49 (33.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (33.79%) VMware
7 46 (31.72%) SC Cleared
7 46 (31.72%) Middleware
8 40 (27.59%) Oracle Database
9 37 (25.52%) Bash Shell
9 37 (25.52%) AIX
10 36 (24.83%) Shell Script
11 35 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (23.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 34 (23.45%) Perl
13 31 (21.38%) IBM
13 31 (21.38%) DV Cleared
14 30 (20.69%) HP
14 30 (20.69%) Finance
14 30 (20.69%) SUSE
14 30 (20.69%) Puppet
15 29 (20.00%) SAN
16 28 (19.31%) Firewall
16 28 (19.31%) Virtual Servers
17 27 (18.62%) Virtual Environments
17 27 (18.62%) DNS
17 27 (18.62%) HPUX
18 26 (17.93%) 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 26 (17.93%) WebLogic
2 12 (8.28%) WebSphere
3 9 (6.21%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.83%) Apache
5 6 (4.14%) JBoss
6 4 (2.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.07%) nginx
8 2 (1.38%) IIS
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.38%) SAS
9 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.69%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.90%) Documaker
2 1 (0.69%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (0.69%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.69%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.48%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (4.83%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.38%) PaaS
4 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.69%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.69%) Heroku
4 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (20.00%) SAN
2 28 (19.31%) Firewall
3 27 (18.62%) DNS
4 22 (15.17%) SSL
5 4 (2.76%) Internet
6 3 (2.07%) FTP
6 3 (2.07%) LDAP
6 3 (2.07%) NetScaler
6 3 (2.07%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.38%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.38%) InfiniBand
7 2 (1.38%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.38%) Multicast
7 2 (1.38%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.38%) VLAN
7 2 (1.38%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.69%) 4G
8 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.69%) IPsec
8 1 (0.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (27.59%) Oracle Database
2 18 (12.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (8.28%) Hadoop
4 11 (7.59%) Oracle Database 12c
4 11 (7.59%) RDBMS
4 11 (7.59%) Relational Database
5 9 (6.21%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (6.21%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (6.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 9 (6.21%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (4.83%) Big Data
7 6 (4.14%) MySQL
8 4 (2.76%) DB2
8 4 (2.76%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (2.07%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.38%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (1.38%) Oracle OWB
10 2 (1.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 1 (0.69%) BODI
11 1 (0.69%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 19 (13.10%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 14 (9.66%) JIRA
4 9 (6.21%) Oracle APEX
5 8 (5.52%) TeamCity
6 7 (4.83%) Hudson
7 6 (4.14%) Vagrant
8 5 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.38%) Ant
9 2 (1.38%) GCC
9 2 (1.38%) Subversion
10 1 (0.69%) Travis CI
General
1 30 (20.69%) Finance
2 16 (11.03%) Financial Institution
3 11 (7.59%) Retail
4 4 (2.76%) Military
5 3 (2.07%) Banking
6 2 (1.38%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Billing
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (16.55%) Administrator
1 24 (16.55%) Developer
1 24 (16.55%) Unix Engineer
2 18 (12.41%) Architect
3 15 (10.34%) Consultant
4 12 (8.28%) Technical Architect
5 11 (7.59%) Unix Administrator
6 10 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
6 10 (6.90%) Oracle Architect
6 10 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
7 9 (6.21%) HPUX Engineer
7 9 (6.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (6.21%) Oracle Consultant
8 8 (5.52%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (5.52%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.83%) Middleware Developer
9 7 (4.83%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 7 (4.83%) Support Consultant
10 6 (4.14%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.45%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (31.72%) Middleware
2 15 (10.34%) HTML
3 14 (9.66%) jQuery
4 11 (7.59%) Oracle Fusion
5 10 (6.90%) CSS
5 10 (6.90%) WebCenter
6 9 (6.21%) Ajax
7 8 (5.52%) WebSphere MQ
8 7 (4.83%) Java EE
9 6 (4.14%) .NET
9 6 (4.14%) Web Services
10 5 (3.45%) Hibernate
10 5 (3.45%) JSON
10 5 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (3.45%) Spring
11 3 (2.07%) J2EE
11 3 (2.07%) LAMP
11 3 (2.07%) LEMP Stack
12 2 (1.38%) Node.js
12 2 (1.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.03%) DataPower
2 11 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.83%) Hedge funds
3 7 (4.83%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (2.07%) Clustering
4 3 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.07%) FMCG
4 3 (2.07%) Oracle Exalogic
4 3 (2.07%) Wiki
5 2 (1.38%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.38%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (0.69%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.69%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.69%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 145 (100.00%) Linux
2 91 (62.76%) Unix
3 49 (33.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 37 (25.52%) AIX
5 30 (20.69%) SUSE
6 27 (18.62%) HPUX
7 24 (16.55%) Windows
8 20 (13.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 14 (9.66%) Solaris
10 8 (5.52%) Windows Server
11 5 (3.45%) Mac OS X
11 5 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.69%) CentOS
14 1 (0.69%) VMS
14 1 (0.69%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (36.55%) ITIL
2 35 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (18.62%) Virtual Environments
4 24 (16.55%) Configuration Management
4 24 (16.55%) Load Balancing
5 23 (15.86%) Change Management
6 21 (14.48%) DevOps
7 20 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
8 18 (12.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (8.97%) Service Delivery
11 12 (8.28%) Service Management
12 9 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (6.21%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (6.21%) Migration
13 8 (5.52%) Business Continuity
13 8 (5.52%) Business Continuity Planning
13 8 (5.52%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (5.52%) Information Security
13 8 (5.52%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (25.52%) Bash Shell
2 36 (24.83%) Shell Script
3 34 (23.45%) Perl
4 25 (17.24%) Java
5 22 (15.17%) SQL
6 16 (11.03%) JavaScript
7 15 (10.34%) Python
8 14 (9.66%) PL/SQL
9 11 (7.59%) PHP
9 11 (7.59%) Ruby
10 8 (5.52%) PowerShell
11 7 (4.83%) Korn
12 6 (4.14%) C++
13 5 (3.45%) C
13 5 (3.45%) C#
14 3 (2.07%) COBOL
15 2 (1.38%) VBScript
16 1 (0.69%) Tcl
16 1 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 46 (31.72%) SC Cleared
3 31 (21.38%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.76%) RHCE
5 2 (1.38%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.38%) Degree
5 2 (1.38%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.59%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.69%) MiFID
System Software
1 34 (23.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (19.31%) Virtual Servers
3 15 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (8.97%) vSphere
5 10 (6.90%) Hyper-V
6 9 (6.21%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (4.14%) Active Directory
8 4 (2.76%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (2.76%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.38%) NFS
9 2 (1.38%) Oracle Clusterware
9 2 (1.38%) Squid
10 1 (0.69%) Firmware
10 1 (0.69%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.69%) XenApp
10 1 (0.69%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (20.69%) Puppet
2 26 (17.93%) HP Data Protector
3 20 (13.79%) Ansible
4 11 (7.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (5.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 6 (4.14%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.07%) Nagios
8 2 (1.38%) Control-M
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.69%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.69%) SCCM
9 1 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 145 (100.00%) Oracle
2 61 (42.07%) Red Hat
3 49 (33.79%) VMware
4 31 (21.38%) IBM
5 30 (20.69%) HP
6 19 (13.10%) Microsoft
7 18 (12.41%) Software AG
7 18 (12.41%) webMethods
8 7 (4.83%) Siebel
8 7 (4.83%) WorldPay
9 6 (4.14%) Citrix
10 5 (3.45%) Serena
11 4 (2.76%) Cisco
11 4 (2.76%) EMC
12 3 (2.07%) NetApp
12 3 (2.07%) New Relic
12 3 (2.07%) Splunk
13 2 (1.38%) 3PAR
13 2 (1.38%) IBM Sterling
13 2 (1.38%) Terracotta
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