Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 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 > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 199 213
Rank change year-on-year -10 +14 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle Linux 1 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.018% 0.070% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.094% 0.32% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 9
South West median daily rate £415 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £408 £363 £317
90th Percentile £423 £388 £370
England median daily rate £384 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -9.71% - -12.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West 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 the South West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1065 1232 1365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.86% 21.59% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 729 771
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
10th Percentile £148 £135 £150
90th Percentile £513 £550 £500
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 119 163
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -17.57% +8.82%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.70 £11.17
90th Percentile £44.38 £43.35 £43.20
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +6.45%

Oracle Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Oracle Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Linux in the South West

Oracle Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Linux in the South West

Oracle Linux
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Wiltshire - 1 £415 -
Oracle Linux
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South West region with a requirement for Oracle Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet

Oracle Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle