Period
to 12 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 12 December 2019 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)
UK > England
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 723 815 821
Rank change year-on-year +92 +6 -67
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 32 48 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.044% 0.050% 0.057%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 32 19
England median daily rate £500 £450 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +14.65% -7.65%
10th Percentile £323 £344 £320
90th Percentile £688 £565 £518
UK median daily rate £420 £450 £384
% change year-on-year -6.67% +17.26% -9.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 15,128 20,225 19,814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.72% 20.99% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,424 12,633 12,806
England median daily rate £418 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.76% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £145 £163 £173
90th Percentile £606 £613 £606
UK median daily rate £413 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -2.94% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,093 1,337 1,165
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.17 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.41 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.52% -0.51% +7.43%

Oracle Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Oracle Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Linux in England

Oracle Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Linux in England

Oracle Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Linux in England over the 6 months to 12 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Linux in England

Oracle Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Linux in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Linux in England

Oracle Linux
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 12 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +51 12 £550 +22.22% 2
North of England +41 10 £331 -22.06% 3
London +98 8 £400 -20.00% 3
Yorkshire +43 7 £306 -27.94%
North East +20 2 £350 -33.33% 1
North West +11 2 £350 +27.27% 2
Midlands +43 1 - - 1
East of England +37 1 £400 +6.67%
West Midlands +36 1 - - 1
Oracle Linux
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Oracle Linux.

1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 13 (40.63%) Red Hat
3 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
4 12 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
5 11 (34.38%) Migration
6 10 (31.25%) SQL
6 10 (31.25%) Unix
7 9 (28.13%) Java
7 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (28.13%) Oracle ODI
7 9 (28.13%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (25.00%) Data Structures
8 8 (25.00%) Data Guard
8 8 (25.00%) WebLogic
8 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (25.00%) Tomcat
8 8 (25.00%) PL/SQL
8 8 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (21.88%) SAP
9 7 (21.88%) XSLT
9 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
9 7 (21.88%) HTML
9 7 (21.88%) Windows
9 7 (21.88%) Apache
9 7 (21.88%) Oracle Applications

Oracle Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 8 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 7 (21.88%) Apache
3 4 (12.50%) NetWeaver
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (12.50%) SAP Portal
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.13%) Confluence
4 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) OpenShift
1 2 (6.25%) PaaS
2 1 (3.13%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) NAS
2 4 (12.50%) SAN
3 2 (6.25%) NetScaler
3 2 (6.25%) Network Security
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (28.13%) Oracle ODI
4 8 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (12.50%) MySQL
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (12.50%) SAP BW
7 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (3.13%) Big Data
8 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (9.38%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Electronics
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Administrator
2 9 (28.13%) Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) DBA
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (12.50%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Linux Developer
7 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared DBA
7 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Agile Developer
8 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Telecoms Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) HTML
1 7 (21.88%) XSLT
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (12.50%) SAP Basis
3 4 (12.50%) SAP PI
4 3 (9.38%) Java EE
4 3 (9.38%) JPA
5 2 (6.25%) OAuth
5 2 (6.25%) OAuth2
6 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (3.13%) Middleware
6 1 (3.13%) ModSecurity
6 1 (3.13%) REST
6 1 (3.13%) Spring
6 1 (3.13%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 7 (21.88%) Derivative
3 6 (18.75%) Clustering
4 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.25%) Replication
6 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (31.25%) Unix
3 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (21.88%) Windows
5 5 (15.63%) AIX
6 4 (12.50%) SUSE
7 3 (9.38%) CentOS
7 3 (9.38%) HPUX
7 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
8 1 (3.13%) Solaris
8 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Migration
3 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (21.88%) Analytics
4 7 (21.88%) Sprint Planning
4 7 (21.88%) Sprint Review
4 7 (21.88%) System Testing
4 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
4 7 (21.88%) User Stories
5 6 (18.75%) Data Integration
5 6 (18.75%) ETL
6 5 (15.63%) Data Analytics
6 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (15.63%) Re-Platforming
7 4 (12.50%) CRM
7 4 (12.50%) Information Exploitation
7 4 (12.50%) Supplier Relationship Management
7 4 (12.50%) Workflow
8 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) Java
3 8 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.13%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) Go
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (12.50%) NFS
4 3 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.25%) HDFS
5 2 (6.25%) OCFS2
5 2 (6.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Data Guard
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (6.25%) CSIRT
4 2 (6.25%) Nmap
5 1 (3.13%) Nagios
5 1 (3.13%) Opsview
5 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (40.63%) Red Hat
3 7 (21.88%) SAP
4 3 (9.38%) VMware
5 2 (6.25%) HP
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.25%) Splunk
5 2 (6.25%) Tripwire
6 1 (3.13%) BMC
6 1 (3.13%) Cloudera
6 1 (3.13%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (3.13%) IBM