Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 228 239
Rank change year-on-year -18 +11 +27
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 3 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.042% 0.096% 0.070%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 0.45% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
City of London median daily rate £425 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% -33.33%
10th Percentile £413 £333 £275
90th Percentile £438 £460 £545
Central London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% -26.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,435 1,340 1,607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.31% 21.48% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,126 1,059 1,252
City of London median daily rate £496 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.28% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £254 £300 £225
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 25 49
City of London median hourly rate £15.00 £21.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.03% +11.54% +21.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.10 £12.04
90th Percentile £25.55 £79.00 £38.75
Central London median hourly rate £15.50 £18.85 £18.50
% change year-on-year -17.77% +1.89% +19.35%

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 18 January 2018, 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%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) VCP5
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) NCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Technical Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Oracle Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) NCSA
1 1 (33.33%) RHCE
1 1 (33.33%) VCP5
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) VMware