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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 586 602 578
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -24
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 67 38 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.068% 0.070%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.54% 0.31% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 25 15
Median daily rate £450 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £331 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+35.71% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
12523 12346 12120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.55% 22.13% 22.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7833 7043 6820
Median daily rate £388 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.77% +0.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 682 1011 1054
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.25 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 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 18 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 5 May 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 +7 66 £450 +15.38% 7
London +23 40 £450 - 1
Hampshire +11 21 £503 +47.79%
South East -5 21 £503 +47.79% 3
Gosport - 8 £540 -
City of London +37 4 £375 -28.57% 1
Southampton +15 4 £418 +21.01%
South West -3 2 £388 -8.82% 1
Andover - 2 £425 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £388 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £475 -
East of England - 2 £475 - 1
Scotland -20 1 £325 -18.75%
North West - 1 £263 -
Portsmouth - 1 £513 -
Manchester - 1 £263 -
Gloucester - 1 £400 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £325 -

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 126 (100.00%) Oracle
1 126 (100.00%) Linux
2 70 (55.56%) Unix
3 56 (44.44%) Red Hat
4 49 (38.89%) Bash Shell
5 48 (38.10%) ITIL
6 44 (34.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 41 (32.54%) AIX
8 40 (31.75%) Perl
9 39 (30.95%) Load Balancing
9 39 (30.95%) Puppet
10 37 (29.37%) Shell Script
11 36 (28.57%) Security Cleared
12 35 (27.78%) SC Cleared
13 34 (26.98%) VMware
14 33 (26.19%) Middleware
15 32 (25.40%) Configuration Management
15 32 (25.40%) DNS
16 31 (24.60%) IBM
16 31 (24.60%) SUSE
17 30 (23.81%) Windows
17 30 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
18 28 (22.22%) Firewall
19 27 (21.43%) Python
19 27 (21.43%) Oracle Database
20 23 (18.25%) SSL
20 23 (18.25%) Finance
20 23 (18.25%) Cloud Computing
21 22 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
21 22 (17.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

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 17 (13.49%) WebLogic
2 13 (10.32%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (3.97%) Apache
5 4 (3.17%) JBoss
6 3 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.38%) nginx
7 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.59%) IIS
7 2 (1.59%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.59%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.79%) Node.js
8 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.79%) Documaker
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.25%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.59%) PaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (25.40%) DNS
2 28 (22.22%) Firewall
3 23 (18.25%) SSL
4 20 (15.87%) SAN
5 5 (3.97%) LDAP
6 4 (3.17%) DHCP
7 3 (2.38%) FTP
7 3 (2.38%) NetScaler
7 3 (2.38%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.59%) Internet
8 2 (1.59%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.59%) Multicast
8 2 (1.59%) SSH
8 2 (1.59%) tcpdump
8 2 (1.59%) VPN
8 2 (1.59%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.79%) BGP
9 1 (0.79%) HTTP
9 1 (0.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 10 (7.94%) RDBMS
2 10 (7.94%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.35%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.76%) DB2
6 5 (3.97%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (3.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (3.97%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.38%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.38%) MySQL
9 2 (1.59%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (1.59%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.59%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.79%) Big Data
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (15.08%) Git (software)
2 14 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.14%) Vagrant
4 5 (3.97%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (3.97%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.38%) JIRA
7 2 (1.59%) Ant
7 2 (1.59%) GCC
7 2 (1.59%) Hudson
7 2 (1.59%) Subversion
8 1 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (18.25%) Finance
2 9 (7.14%) Retail
3 3 (2.38%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.38%) Military
4 2 (1.59%) Banking
4 2 (1.59%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (12.70%) Developer
2 14 (11.11%) Architect
2 14 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
3 13 (10.32%) Administrator
4 12 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 11 (8.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (7.94%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (6.35%) Linux Specialist
8 8 (6.35%) Oracle Architect
9 7 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (5.56%) Middleware Developer
9 7 (5.56%) Oracle Specialist
9 7 (5.56%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 7 (5.56%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Unix Administrator
11 5 (3.97%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.19%) Middleware
2 8 (6.35%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (6.35%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (5.56%) HTML
3 7 (5.56%) jQuery
4 6 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (3.97%) Ajax
5 5 (3.97%) CSS
6 4 (3.17%) .NET
7 3 (2.38%) LAMP
7 3 (2.38%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (2.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (2.38%) Web Services
8 2 (1.59%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (1.59%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.59%) JSON
8 2 (1.59%) Spring
9 1 (0.79%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (0.79%) J2EE
9 1 (0.79%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.70%) DataPower
2 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.38%) Clustering
3 3 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.38%) FMCG
3 3 (2.38%) Wiki
4 2 (1.59%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (0.79%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.79%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Exalogic
5 1 (0.79%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.79%) Replication
5 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 126 (100.00%) Linux
2 70 (55.56%) Unix
3 44 (34.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 41 (32.54%) AIX
5 31 (24.60%) SUSE
6 30 (23.81%) Windows
7 22 (17.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 16 (12.70%) Windows Server
9 15 (11.90%) Solaris
10 14 (11.11%) HPUX
11 8 (6.35%) Mac OS X
12 7 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.79%) CentOS
14 1 (0.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.10%) ITIL
2 39 (30.95%) Load Balancing
3 32 (25.40%) Configuration Management
4 30 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (17.46%) Continuous Delivery
6 21 (16.67%) ITIL V3
7 15 (11.90%) DevOps
8 14 (11.11%) Change Management
8 14 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (8.73%) Migration
11 10 (7.94%) Scrum
11 10 (7.94%) Service Management
12 8 (6.35%) ITSM
13 7 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (4.76%) High Availability
15 5 (3.97%) Data Protection
15 5 (3.97%) Disaster Recovery
15 5 (3.97%) Service Delivery
16 3 (2.38%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (38.89%) Bash Shell
2 40 (31.75%) Perl
3 37 (29.37%) Shell Script
4 27 (21.43%) Python
5 14 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 14 (11.11%) SQL
6 13 (10.32%) AWK
6 13 (10.32%) sed
7 12 (9.52%) Ruby
8 11 (8.73%) PHP
9 8 (6.35%) JavaScript
9 8 (6.35%) Korn
10 7 (5.56%) Java
10 7 (5.56%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.38%) C
11 3 (2.38%) C++
11 3 (2.38%) VBScript
12 2 (1.59%) C#
Qualifications
1 36 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 35 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.73%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.59%) Degree
4 2 (1.59%) MCSA
4 2 (1.59%) MCSE
4 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.59%) RHCE
4 2 (1.59%) RHCSA
4 2 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.79%) MiFID
3 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 22 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (15.08%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (10.32%) NFS
4 12 (9.52%) Samba
4 12 (9.52%) vSphere
5 11 (8.73%) Active Directory
6 4 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (3.17%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (1.59%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.79%) Firmware
9 1 (0.79%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (0.79%) XenApp
9 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 39 (30.95%) Puppet
2 15 (11.90%) Ansible
3 14 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
4 13 (10.32%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.38%) Nagios
5 3 (2.38%) Oracle ZFS
5 3 (2.38%) WSUS
6 2 (1.59%) Control-M
6 2 (1.59%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.59%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.79%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.79%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 126 (100.00%) Oracle
2 56 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 34 (26.98%) VMware
4 31 (24.60%) IBM
5 18 (14.29%) NetApp
6 17 (13.49%) HP
7 16 (12.70%) Software AG
7 16 (12.70%) webMethods
8 11 (8.73%) Microsoft
9 6 (4.76%) Serena
10 5 (3.97%) Citrix
11 3 (2.38%) Cisco
11 3 (2.38%) Forcepoint
11 3 (2.38%) New Relic
11 3 (2.38%) Splunk
11 3 (2.38%) Veritas
11 3 (2.38%) WorldPay
12 2 (1.59%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.59%) Sophos
13 1 (0.79%) Infoblox
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