The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
England / North East
Rank - 71 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.12% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £426 £418 £343
% change year-on-year +1.91% +21.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 207 146 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 28.16% 16.80% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 80 69
Median daily rate £390 £290 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.48% -16.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £402 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 17
Median hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.92% -3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.86 £12.25 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £15.25 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Oracle Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Oracle Linux as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Linux in the North East

Oracle Linux
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 North East region with a requirement for Oracle Linux.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Brocade
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Brocade
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat