Period
to 22 June 2021

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 22 June 2021 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
22 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 609 531 779
Rank change year-on-year -78 +248 +53
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 27 39 45
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.054% 0.10% 0.054%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.34% 0.52% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 34 29
10th Percentile £357 £450 £413
25th Percentile £358 £452 £443
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £405 £485 £483
Median % change year-on-year -16.49% +0.52% +9.66%
75th Percentile £481 £531 £500
90th Percentile £540 £588 £534
UK median daily rate £403 £483 £483
% change year-on-year -16.58% - +9.66%

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 7,878 7,524 16,454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.72% 19.93% 19.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,159 5,009 10,695
10th Percentile £185 £151 £160
25th Percentile £340 £304 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £430 £450
Median % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +2.86%
75th Percentile £556 £538 £550
90th Percentile £650 £631 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 479 965
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.63 £11.24
25th Percentile £14.00 £13.55 £13.05
Median hourly rate £17.76 £17.50 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year +1.49% - -
75th Percentile £42.50 £22.75 £32.50
90th Percentile £60.00 £47.57 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year - +1.45% +1.47%

Oracle Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Linux in England

Oracle Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle Linux in England.

Daily rate trend for Oracle Linux in England

Oracle Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle Linux in England over the 6 months to 22 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle Linux in England

Oracle Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle Linux in England.

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 22 June 2021. 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 +3 16 £385 -33.04%
South West +14 4 £490 -6.67%
London -86 3 £448 -5.79% 1
North East +14 1 £413 -8.33% 1
North of England +13 1 £413 -8.33% 1
Oracle Linux
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 2021, 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 27 (100.00%) Oracle
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) Azure
3 14 (51.85%) AWS
3 14 (51.85%) Oracle Database
3 14 (51.85%) SAP
4 12 (44.44%) SUSE
5 11 (40.74%) AIX
6 10 (37.04%) CRM
6 10 (37.04%) Migration
7 9 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
7 9 (33.33%) VMware
7 9 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 9 (33.33%) Unix
7 9 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (29.63%) Supplier Relationship Management
8 8 (29.63%) Social Skills
8 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
8 8 (29.63%) SAP BW
8 8 (29.63%) SAP Basis
8 8 (29.63%) Clustering
8 8 (29.63%) Data Guard
8 8 (29.63%) SAP Portal
8 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (29.63%) SAP PI
9 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
9 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
9 6 (22.22%) Puppet
9 6 (22.22%) Python

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 (29.63%) SAP Portal
2 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Fuse
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 15 (55.56%) Azure
2 14 (51.85%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
1 4 (14.81%) VPN
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
2 3 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) Oracle Database
2 8 (29.63%) SAP BW
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (7.41%) SAP HANA
5 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) CA Gen
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (29.63%) Social Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Public Sector
3 3 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Consultant
1 9 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) DBA
4 3 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Java Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) SAP Basis
1 8 (29.63%) SAP PI
2 4 (14.81%) J2EE
2 4 (14.81%) Middleware
3 3 (11.11%) Java EE
4 2 (7.41%) Web Services
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Private Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) CMDB
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Storwize
4 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) SUSE
3 11 (40.74%) AIX
4 9 (33.33%) Unix
5 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (11.11%) Windows
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (7.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) CRM
1 10 (37.04%) Migration
2 9 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (29.63%) Supplier Relationship Management
4 5 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Task Automation
5 4 (14.81%) High Availability
6 3 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.41%) Architectural Design
7 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
7 2 (7.41%) DevOps
7 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure as Code
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
8 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 6 (22.22%) Python
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
4 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) AWS Certification
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) GDPR
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Docker
3 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (7.41%) vSphere
5 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.70%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (29.63%) Data Guard
3 6 (22.22%) Puppet
4 4 (14.81%) Terraform
5 3 (11.11%) Ansible
5 3 (11.11%) Kubernetes
6 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.70%) vMotion
6 1 (3.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (51.85%) SAP
3 9 (33.33%) VMware
4 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
5 6 (22.22%) IBM
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.70%) Brocade
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco
7 1 (3.70%) CyberArk
7 1 (3.70%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
7 1 (3.70%) Informatica
7 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds