Period
to 29 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Oracle Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Linux over the 6 months to 29 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 224 290
Rank change year-on-year -11 +66 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 3 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.046% 0.24% 0.087%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.22% 1.11% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 7
City of London median daily rate - £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.29% -16.00%
Central London median daily rate - £425 £525
% change year-on-year - -19.05% -16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £21.30
Central London median hourly rate - - £21.30

Oracle Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1358 1443 2394
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 20.83% 21.25% 20.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1058 1179 1857
City of London median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% +3.03%
10th Percentile £217 £270 £213
90th Percentile £641 £625 £600
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 35 82
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +0.80% +0.80%
10th Percentile £12.55 £11.25 £12.28
90th Percentile £29.06 £25.95 £26.50
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.50 £18.60
% change year-on-year +3.40% -5.91% +6.29%

Oracle Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Oracle Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Linux in the City of London

Oracle Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Linux in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Linux in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Oracle Linux.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) WorldPay
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Siebel EIM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security

Oracle Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Unix Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) EAI
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) WorldPay
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Siebel
3 1 (33.33%) VMware