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 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 419 399 410
Rank change year-on-year -20 +11  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 8 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.038% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.19% 0.70% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 24 19
Median daily rate £456 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.38% -18.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £345 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -13.75% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4183 4696 5058
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 20.12% 21.70% 21.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5735 7060 7336
Median daily rate £450 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £208 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 269 216 570
Median hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -20.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -16 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £363 -
Oracle Linux
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 34 (100.00%) Oracle
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (58.82%) VMware
3 18 (52.94%) Unix
4 17 (50.00%) AIX
4 17 (50.00%) ITIL
4 17 (50.00%) IBM
4 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 17 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 16 (47.06%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (38.24%) Red Hat
7 12 (35.29%) SUSE
7 12 (35.29%) Service Management
7 12 (35.29%) Perl
7 12 (35.29%) ITIL V3
8 11 (32.35%) Puppet
9 10 (29.41%) Change Management
9 10 (29.41%) ITSM
10 9 (26.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database
11 8 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 8 (23.53%) Windows
12 7 (20.59%) Python
12 7 (20.59%) Middleware
12 7 (20.59%) Ansible
12 7 (20.59%) Performance Optimisation
12 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
13 6 (17.65%) Windows Server

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 6 (17.65%) WebSphere
1 6 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) nginx
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.94%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.88%) Office 365
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Firewall
2 5 (14.71%) DNS
3 3 (8.82%) SAN
3 3 (8.82%) SSL
3 3 (8.82%) VSAN
4 2 (5.88%) Internet
4 2 (5.88%) VLAN
5 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 6 (17.65%) DB2
4 5 (14.71%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.88%) MySQL
5 2 (5.88%) SQLite
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.94%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (14.71%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Unix Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) DBA
4 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support
4 6 (17.65%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) AIX Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Server Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Sybase DBA
6 4 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Unix Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Unix Support
6 4 (11.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Unix Support
7 3 (8.82%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Middleware
2 2 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.94%) JSON
3 1 (2.94%) MyBatis
3 1 (2.94%) Spring
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (52.94%) Unix
3 17 (50.00%) AIX
3 17 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 12 (35.29%) SUSE
5 8 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (23.53%) Windows
6 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
7 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (8.82%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) ITIL
2 12 (35.29%) ITIL V3
2 12 (35.29%) Service Management
3 10 (29.41%) Change Management
3 10 (29.41%) ITSM
4 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
4 7 (20.59%) Performance Optimisation
5 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
6 5 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (14.71%) DevOps
6 5 (14.71%) Investment Management
6 5 (14.71%) Load Balancing
7 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
7 4 (11.76%) High Availability
8 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.88%) Information Security
9 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 12 (35.29%) Perl
3 7 (20.59%) Python
4 5 (14.71%) Korn
4 5 (14.71%) Ruby
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
5 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.94%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
1 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.94%) MCP
1 1 (2.94%) MCSA
1 1 (2.94%) MCSE
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (47.06%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (17.65%) vSphere
4 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.94%) vCloud
5 1 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Puppet
2 9 (26.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (20.59%) Ansible
4 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (8.82%) SCCM
5 3 (8.82%) vRealize
6 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (2.94%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (58.82%) VMware
3 17 (50.00%) IBM
4 13 (38.24%) Red Hat
5 5 (14.71%) EXASOL
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.71%) NetApp
5 5 (14.71%) Sybase
6 3 (8.82%) WorldPay
7 1 (2.94%) Citrix
7 1 (2.94%) HP
7 1 (2.94%) Siebel
7 1 (2.94%) Sophos