Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 November 2017 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)
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 619 559 604
Rank change year-on-year -60 +45 -58
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 16 60 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.034% 0.13% 0.054%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.16% 0.64% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 42 21
London median daily rate £425 £425 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.73% +10.00%
10th Percentile £361 £360 £275
90th Percentile £490 £488 £575
England median daily rate £384 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -9.71% - -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £22.50 -

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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 9817 9389 9941
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.84% 20.78% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6962 6489 6778
London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £203 £230 £205
90th Percentile £638 £600 £600
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 211 312
London median hourly rate £19.57 £18.00 £17.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.72% +3.75% +8.44%
10th Percentile £12.05 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.38 £43.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.93%

Oracle Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Linux in London

Oracle Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Linux in London

Oracle Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Linux in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Linux in London

Oracle Linux
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Central London -10 4 £425 -
West London - 3 £378 -
Oracle Linux
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Oracle Linux.

1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Unix
3 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) SAN
6 3 (18.75%) NetApp
6 3 (18.75%) AIX
6 3 (18.75%) Perl
6 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
6 3 (18.75%) Python
6 3 (18.75%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) SUSE
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning

Oracle Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Mule
2 1 (6.25%) Mule ESB
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) NAS
2 2 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.25%) Toad
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) NetApp Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Oracle Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) Spring Integration
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Unix
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) AIX
5 3 (18.75%) SUSE
6 2 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) User Stories
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Perl
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) Korn
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) NCDA
1 2 (12.50%) NCIE
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.25%) CCA
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) NCSA
2 1 (6.25%) RHCE
2 1 (6.25%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) NFS
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) vSphere
1 2 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Data Guard
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) HP SIM
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.25%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) NetApp
5 2 (12.50%) Cognos
5 2 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
6 1 (6.25%) MuleSoft
6 1 (6.25%) Sophos