Period
to

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 16 May 2022 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
16 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 714 581 569
Rank change year-on-year -133 -12 +199
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 41 32 41
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.058% 0.071% 0.092%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.37% 0.44% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 36
10th Percentile £309 £357 £444
25th Percentile £418 £359 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £419 £479
Median % change year-on-year +19.40% -12.53% -2.79%
75th Percentile £574 £491 £519
90th Percentile £590 £565 £588
UK median daily rate £500 £405 £475
% change year-on-year +23.46% -14.74% -3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £22.00 - -
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
75th Percentile £26.00 - -
90th Percentile - - -
UK median hourly rate £24.00 - -

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 10,979 7,251 8,966
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.63% 16.07% 20.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,535 4,799 5,894
10th Percentile £175 £185 £148
25th Percentile £325 £328 £263
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £450 £425
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -3.41%
75th Percentile £625 £550 £533
90th Percentile £700 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 532 353 663
10th Percentile £13.38 £12.05 £11.63
25th Percentile £15.93 £13.68 £13.50
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.75 £17.35
Median % change year-on-year +23.94% +2.33% +2.03%
75th Percentile £52.50 £42.50 £21.50
90th Percentile £65.00 £58.57 £47.25
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +31.43% - +4.35%

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 16 May 2022.

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 16 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London -99 28 £550 +25.71% 1
South East -45 5 £405 +5.19%
East of England - 2 - - 1
Midlands - 2 £455 -
North West - 1 £311 -
East Midlands - 1 £460 -
North of England - 1 £311 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £450 -
Oracle Linux
UK

For the 6 months to 16 May 2022, 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 41 (100.00%) Oracle
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (70.73%) Red Hat
3 24 (58.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (48.78%) VMware
5 19 (46.34%) CentOS
6 18 (43.90%) Unix
7 17 (41.46%) SQL
8 16 (39.02%) Finance
9 15 (36.59%) ITIL
9 15 (36.59%) AWS
9 15 (36.59%) Terraform
10 14 (34.15%) Windows
10 14 (34.15%) Migration
11 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (31.71%) Social Skills
12 12 (29.27%) Infrastructure as Code
12 12 (29.27%) Solaris
12 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
12 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
13 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
13 11 (26.83%) Java
13 11 (26.83%) Replication
13 11 (26.83%) SUSE
13 11 (26.83%) Data Migration
14 10 (24.39%) Ansible
14 10 (24.39%) Python
14 10 (24.39%) DNS
14 10 (24.39%) IBM
15 9 (21.95%) NFS

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 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
1 6 (14.63%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.32%) Confluence
2 3 (7.32%) JBoss
2 3 (7.32%) SAP Portal
2 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Eikon
1 3 (7.32%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
1 3 (7.32%) RMDS
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) AWS
2 7 (17.07%) Azure
3 3 (7.32%) Akamai
3 3 (7.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (7.32%) Amazon ECS
3 3 (7.32%) Amazon EKS
3 3 (7.32%) Amazon S3
3 3 (7.32%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (7.32%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (7.32%) AWS Direct Connect
3 3 (7.32%) AWS Fargate
3 3 (7.32%) CloudFront
3 3 (7.32%) GitHub
3 3 (7.32%) IaaS
3 3 (7.32%) PaaS
4 1 (2.44%) GCP
4 1 (2.44%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
2 10 (24.39%) DNS
3 9 (21.95%) DHCP
4 8 (19.51%) iSCSI
5 3 (7.32%) Multicast
5 3 (7.32%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.44%) NAS
6 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.20%) MySQL
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (7.32%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (7.32%) Redshift Spectrum
4 3 (7.32%) SAP BW
5 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
1 5 (12.20%) JIRA
2 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.44%) Serena SBM
4 1 (2.44%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 13 (31.71%) Social Skills
3 6 (14.63%) Financial Institution
4 5 (12.20%) Banking
5 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (7.32%) Legal
7 2 (4.88%) Public Sector
7 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
8 1 (2.44%) International Banking
8 1 (2.44%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Consultant
2 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 5 (12.20%) Administrator
3 5 (12.20%) Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Unix Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Automation Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Data Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Market Data Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Market Data Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Unix Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) VMWare Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Vulnerability Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) LAMP
1 3 (7.32%) Middleware
1 3 (7.32%) SAP Basis
1 3 (7.32%) SAP PI
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (4.88%) PySpark
2 2 (4.88%) REST
2 2 (4.88%) Spring
2 2 (4.88%) Spring Boot
2 2 (4.88%) Symfony
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) LDAP
3 1 (2.44%) OAuth
3 1 (2.44%) OAuth2
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Replication
2 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
3 8 (19.51%) Private Cloud
4 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (14.63%) PKI
5 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
5 4 (9.76%) Public Cloud
6 3 (7.32%) Clustering
6 3 (7.32%) Hedge funds
7 2 (4.88%) Video on Demand
8 1 (2.44%) Cloud Native
8 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (2.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (58.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (46.34%) CentOS
4 18 (43.90%) Unix
5 14 (34.15%) Windows
6 12 (29.27%) Solaris
7 11 (26.83%) SUSE
8 8 (19.51%) AIX
8 8 (19.51%) Ubuntu
8 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
8 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2016
8 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2019
9 7 (17.07%) Fedora
10 6 (14.63%) Debian
11 4 (9.76%) HPUX
12 3 (7.32%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (4.88%) Scientific Linux
13 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) ITIL
2 14 (34.15%) Migration
3 12 (29.27%) Infrastructure as Code
4 11 (26.83%) Data Migration
5 8 (19.51%) High Availability
5 8 (19.51%) Server Management
5 8 (19.51%) Storage Management
6 7 (17.07%) Agile
6 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing
7 6 (14.63%) CI/CD
7 6 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
8 5 (12.20%) CRM
8 5 (12.20%) Decision-Making
8 5 (12.20%) Knowledge Transfer
9 4 (9.76%) DevOps
9 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
10 3 (7.32%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 11 (26.83%) Java
3 10 (24.39%) Python
4 8 (19.51%) Bash
4 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
5 5 (12.20%) PHP
5 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
6 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.32%) C#
7 3 (7.32%) Go
7 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.32%) Ruby
8 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
1 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) RHCE
2 3 (7.32%) RHCSA
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) GDPR
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
3 9 (21.95%) Hyper-V
3 9 (21.95%) NFS
4 7 (17.07%) Docker
5 4 (9.76%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (7.32%) vSphere
7 2 (4.88%) KVM
7 2 (4.88%) VMware NSX
8 1 (2.44%) Veritas File System
8 1 (2.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 15 (36.59%) Terraform
2 10 (24.39%) Ansible
3 9 (21.95%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 7 (17.07%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (12.20%) Data Guard
5 5 (12.20%) Kubernetes
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (12.20%) Puppet
6 3 (7.32%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (7.32%) HAProxy
6 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (4.88%) vCenter Server
7 2 (4.88%) vRealize
7 2 (4.88%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 1 (2.44%) Control-M
8 1 (2.44%) Icinga
8 1 (2.44%) QRadar
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Oracle
2 29 (70.73%) Red Hat
3 20 (48.78%) VMware
4 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
5 10 (24.39%) IBM
6 8 (19.51%) NetApp
6 8 (19.51%) Zerto
7 7 (17.07%) ServiceNow
8 4 (9.76%) SaltStack
9 3 (7.32%) Actifio
9 3 (7.32%) Bloomberg
9 3 (7.32%) CQG
9 3 (7.32%) FactSet
9 3 (7.32%) Google
9 3 (7.32%) HP
9 3 (7.32%) Reuters
9 3 (7.32%) SAP
10 2 (4.88%) Cisco
11 1 (2.44%) Dell
11 1 (2.44%) EMC