Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 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
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 491 778 832
Rank change year-on-year +287 +54 -53
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 30 37 49
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.096% 0.045% 0.052%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.50% 0.22% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 34
Median daily rate £488 £453 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.73% +3.43% -3.85%
10th Percentile £433 £363 £373
90th Percentile £543 £511 £546
UK median daily rate £475 £453 £438
% change year-on-year +4.97% +3.43% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 6,009 16,760 19,599
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 19.23% 20.17% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,734 10,653 12,294
Median daily rate £450 £434 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -0.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £163 £156 £184
90th Percentile £638 £625 £619
UK median daily rate £431 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +1.41% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 1,016 1,349
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.43% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £12.29 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £19.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.57% - +5.17%

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 7 August 2020.

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 7 August 2020. 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
London +217 18 £475 +5.56%
South West - 6 £525 - 1
South East +169 5 £493 +1.97%
North of England +120 1 £450 +46.94%
North West - 1 £450 -
Oracle Linux
UK

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 30 (100.00%) Oracle
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (93.33%) Oracle Database
3 23 (76.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 20 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 20 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 20 (66.67%) SOA
4 20 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
5 19 (63.33%) Finance
6 17 (56.67%) WebLogic
6 17 (56.67%) Oracle RAC
7 15 (50.00%) E-business
7 15 (50.00%) Release Management
7 15 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
8 14 (46.67%) Red Hat Fuse
9 13 (43.33%) SLA
10 12 (40.00%) Java
10 12 (40.00%) JIRA
11 11 (36.67%) Confluence
12 10 (33.33%) AWS
13 8 (26.67%) Data Guard
13 8 (26.67%) Middleware
14 7 (23.33%) Migration
14 7 (23.33%) CRM
14 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
14 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
15 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
15 6 (20.00%) REST
15 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell

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 20 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 17 (56.67%) WebLogic
3 14 (46.67%) Red Hat Fuse
4 11 (36.67%) Confluence
5 4 (13.33%) SAP Portal
6 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
7 1 (3.33%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (6.67%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) AWS
2 5 (16.67%) Azure
3 4 (13.33%) PaaS
4 3 (10.00%) Power Platform
5 2 (6.67%) IaaS
5 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) DNS
1 2 (6.67%) SMTP
1 2 (6.67%) SNMP
1 2 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (93.33%) Oracle Database
2 23 (76.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 20 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 15 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (16.67%) SAP BW
7 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (10.00%) Power BI
9 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
9 2 (6.67%) OLTP
9 2 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) JIRA
2 5 (16.67%) Ant
3 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) GitLab
General
1 19 (63.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) DBA
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle DBA
2 15 (50.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 6 (20.00%) Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Developer
4 5 (16.67%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) IT Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared DBA
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) Middleware
2 6 (20.00%) REST
3 5 (16.67%) SAP Basis
4 4 (13.33%) .NET
4 4 (13.33%) JSON
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (13.33%) SAP PI
4 4 (13.33%) SOAP
4 4 (13.33%) Web Services
5 3 (10.00%) OAuth
5 3 (10.00%) OpenID
5 3 (10.00%) SAML
6 2 (6.67%) 802.1X
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (6.67%) Spring
6 2 (6.67%) Spring Boot
6 2 (6.67%) XML
6 2 (6.67%) XML Schema
6 2 (6.67%) XSL
6 2 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Private Cloud
2 2 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) AIX
2 5 (16.67%) SUSE
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Solaris
3 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
3 2 (6.67%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) VMS
4 1 (3.33%) VME
4 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) SOA
2 15 (50.00%) E-business
2 15 (50.00%) Release Management
3 7 (23.33%) CRM
3 7 (23.33%) Migration
4 6 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (16.67%) Analytics
5 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (16.67%) Supplier Relationship Management
6 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 4 (13.33%) Microservices
6 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.67%) BPEL
8 2 (6.67%) Data Security
8 2 (6.67%) ERP
8 2 (6.67%) ETL
8 2 (6.67%) ITIL
8 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (20.00%) Python
3 5 (16.67%) AWK
3 5 (16.67%) Jython
3 5 (16.67%) sed
4 3 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Perl
5 2 (6.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (16.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Data Guard
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Ansible
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (6.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Informatica
2 5 (16.67%) NetApp
2 5 (16.67%) SAP
3 3 (10.00%) Okta
3 3 (10.00%) Siebel
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 2 (6.67%) Dell
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) IBM