Period
to 21 September 2021

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 21 September 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)
England > London
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 546 357 573
Rank change year-on-year -189 +216 +44
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 5 7 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.053% 0.016%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.11% 0.31% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
10th Percentile £410 £393 £348
25th Percentile £436 £411 £381
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £444 £425
Median % change year-on-year +1.41% +4.41% -10.53%
75th Percentile £463 £473 £475
90th Percentile £485 £489 £520
England median daily rate £405 £463 £486
% change year-on-year -12.43% -4.88% +12.43%

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 4,628 2,247 6,913
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.74% 16.97% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,326 1,581 4,967
10th Percentile £263 £250 £171
25th Percentile £421 £363 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £488 £475
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% -2.56%
75th Percentile £638 £575 £575
90th Percentile £700 £663 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 32 183
10th Percentile £14.19 £13.64 £12.80
25th Percentile £16.61 £18.88 £16.08
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year - +21.95% +9.63%
75th Percentile £48.75 £41.50 £27.97
90th Percentile £64.00 £47.83 £51.25
England median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.41
% change year-on-year -7.89% +9.16% -0.54%

Oracle Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Linux in London

Oracle Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Oracle Linux in London

Oracle Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle Linux in London over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle Linux in London

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 London region with a requirement for Oracle Linux.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Public Sector
4 2 (40.00%) Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Nessus
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
5 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) GitHub
5 1 (20.00%) IaaS
5 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (20.00%) Kernel Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) 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 1 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Azure
2 1 (20.00%) AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) GCP
2 1 (20.00%) GitHub
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Serena SBM
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (40.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (20.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Site Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Storwize
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) SUSE
4 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Availability Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Kernel Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (20.00%) Service-Level Objective
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Management
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) NFS
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas File System
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Nessus
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) Control-M
3 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (20.00%) Icinga
3 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) QRadar
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (20.00%) Terraform
3 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) BMC
4 1 (20.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) CyberArk
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (20.00%) Hitachi
4 1 (20.00%) Infoblox
4 1 (20.00%) Qualys
4 1 (20.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Serena
4 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk