Period
to 24 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Oracle ZFS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle ZFS over the 6 months to 24 April 2019 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 ZFS
UK
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 828 867 809
Rank change year-on-year +39 -58 +20
Contract jobs citing Oracle ZFS 18 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.014% 0.029%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.13% 0.11% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 7
UK median daily rate £378 £481 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.56% +35.56% -8.39%
10th Percentile £363 £359 £313
90th Percentile £538 £508 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £481 £400
% change year-on-year -22.08% +20.31% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 13
UK median hourly rate - £49.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.32% -7.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.50 -

Oracle ZFS is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 13,867 13,046 9,759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.58% 12.91% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,232 8,686 6,455
UK median daily rate £500 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £275
90th Percentile £674 £625 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +5.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 344 297 226
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -18.60% +2.38%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.83 £48.97
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% -20.00% -

Oracle ZFS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Oracle ZFS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle ZFS in the UK

Oracle ZFS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle ZFS in the UK

Oracle ZFS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle ZFS over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle ZFS in the UK

Oracle ZFS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle ZFS.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle ZFS in the UK

Oracle ZFS
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle ZFS within the UK over the 6 months to 24 April 2019. 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
UK excluding London +5 13 £375 -22.08%
Scotland - 10 £375 -
England +16 7 £500 +3.90%
London - 4 £500 -
Midlands +2 2 £380 -17.84%
South East 0 1 £550 +10.00%
West Midlands -17 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £380 -

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle ZFS 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 with a requirement for Oracle ZFS.

1 17 (94.44%) Solaris
1 17 (94.44%) Unix
2 15 (83.33%) Sun
3 11 (61.11%) Finance
4 10 (55.56%) Migration
4 10 (55.56%) Banking
4 10 (55.56%) Change Control
5 6 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (22.22%) VMware
6 4 (22.22%) NetBackup
6 4 (22.22%) SAN
6 4 (22.22%) Veritas
6 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
6 4 (22.22%) IBM
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (11.11%) AIX
8 2 (11.11%) Python
8 2 (11.11%) LDAP
8 2 (11.11%) HP
8 2 (11.11%) DHCP
8 2 (11.11%) NFS
8 2 (11.11%) DNS
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (11.11%) Internet
8 2 (11.11%) HACMP
8 2 (11.11%) Control-M
8 2 (11.11%) CA
8 2 (11.11%) Hitachi

Oracle ZFS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Administrator
2 12 (66.67%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 12 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (55.56%) Solaris Administrator
4 9 (50.00%) Virtualisation Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
5 3 (16.67%) Solaris Specialist
5 3 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) AIX Specialist
6 2 (11.11%) AIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) Unix Specialist
6 2 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) DBA
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (5.56%) Solaris Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (5.56%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) HACMP
1 2 (11.11%) iSeries
1 2 (11.11%) LPAR
2 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Solaris
1 17 (94.44%) Unix
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) AIX
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Change Control
1 10 (55.56%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) E-business
2 2 (11.11%) Software Licensing
3 1 (5.56%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Korn
1 2 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
1 2 (11.11%) NFS
1 2 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 2 (11.11%) Control-M
3 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
3 1 (5.56%) Simpana
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Sun
2 4 (22.22%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 4 (22.22%) Veritas
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) Broadcom
4 2 (11.11%) Brocade
4 2 (11.11%) CA
4 2 (11.11%) F5
4 2 (11.11%) Hitachi
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) CommVault
5 1 (5.56%) Netezza