Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 756 803 778
Rank change year-on-year +47 -25 -39
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 35 52 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.042% 0.055% 0.055%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 36 26
England median daily rate £455 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.41% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £340 £376 £338
90th Percentile £518 £556 £575
UK median daily rate £455 £440 £450
% change year-on-year +3.41% -2.22% +5.88%
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 16,607 19,660 18,312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.15% 20.89% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,499 12,331 11,575
England median daily rate £425 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +5.72%
10th Percentile £155 £181 £200
90th Percentile £625 £624 £594
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,029 1,369 1,067
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +0.63% +5.39%
10th Percentile £11.24 £11.17 £10.75
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +3.03%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +20 21 £483 +9.77%
London +43 6 £425 -6.08% 1
North of England +10 4 £306 -27.94% 1
Yorkshire +16 3 £306 -27.94%
Midlands - 2 - - 2
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
North East +18 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 £400 -
Oracle Linux
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 35 (100.00%) Oracle
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (74.29%) Oracle Database
3 24 (68.57%) Unix
4 23 (65.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 23 (65.71%) Shell Script
5 22 (62.86%) AIX
5 22 (62.86%) Oracle RAC
6 21 (60.00%) CRM
7 20 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
7 20 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
9 18 (51.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (48.57%) Management Information System
10 17 (48.57%) Finance
10 17 (48.57%) Middleware
10 17 (48.57%) IBM
10 17 (48.57%) PL/SQL
10 17 (48.57%) Load Balancing
10 17 (48.57%) Oracle BI EE
11 16 (45.71%) SC Cleared
11 16 (45.71%) Oracle Fusion
11 16 (45.71%) Oracle EBS R12
11 16 (45.71%) Oracle Exadata
11 16 (45.71%) SQL
11 16 (45.71%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (45.71%) Oracle Applications
11 16 (45.71%) Oracle EBS
12 15 (42.86%) RDBMS
12 15 (42.86%) Relational Database

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 4 (11.43%) SAP Portal
2 3 (8.57%) NetWeaver
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Oracle Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Oracle EBS
1 16 (45.71%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) NAS
2 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) DMZ
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.86%) Network Security
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (74.29%) Oracle Database
2 17 (48.57%) Oracle BI EE
3 16 (45.71%) Oracle Exadata
4 15 (42.86%) RDBMS
4 15 (42.86%) Relational Database
5 14 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (14.29%) MySQL
6 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (11.43%) SAP BW
8 1 (2.86%) Big Data
8 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.86%) MariaDB
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.86%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) DBA
2 19 (54.29%) Oracle DBA
3 11 (31.43%) Administrator
4 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared DBA
5 5 (14.29%) Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) DV Cleared DBA
5 5 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (11.43%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Senior DBA
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Unix Administrator
9 1 (2.86%) Implementation Specialist
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Implementation Specialist
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Oracle Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Oracle Technical Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Technical Specialist
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) Middleware
2 16 (45.71%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (11.43%) SAP Basis
3 4 (11.43%) SAP PI
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (2.86%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.86%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Licensing
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (68.57%) Unix
3 22 (62.86%) AIX
4 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.43%) SUSE
6 2 (5.71%) CentOS
6 2 (5.71%) Solaris
6 2 (5.71%) Windows
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.86%) HPUX
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) CRM
2 20 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (51.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (48.57%) Load Balancing
5 16 (45.71%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (40.00%) Strategic Management
7 11 (31.43%) Time Management
8 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (14.29%) Migration
10 4 (11.43%) Supplier Relationship Management
11 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (8.57%) ITIL
11 3 (8.57%) Kanban
11 3 (8.57%) Open Source
11 3 (8.57%) Re-Platforming
11 3 (8.57%) Security Patching
12 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
12 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
12 2 (5.71%) High Availability
12 2 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) Shell Script
2 17 (48.57%) PL/SQL
3 16 (45.71%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) Java
5 3 (8.57%) Perl
6 2 (5.71%) Bourne shell
6 2 (5.71%) C-shell
6 2 (5.71%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
2 16 (45.71%) SC Cleared
3 11 (31.43%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) OCP
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.71%) NFS
4 1 (2.86%) OCFS2
4 1 (2.86%) Snort
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (65.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 20 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (22.86%) Data Guard
4 2 (5.71%) Ansible
5 1 (2.86%) CSIRT
5 1 (2.86%) Nagios
5 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.86%) Nmap
5 1 (2.86%) Opsview
5 1 (2.86%) Puppet
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (48.57%) IBM
3 13 (37.14%) Informatica
4 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.43%) SAP
6 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.71%) EMC
8 1 (2.86%) Centrify
8 1 (2.86%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.86%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (2.86%) HP
8 1 (2.86%) Splunk
8 1 (2.86%) VMware