The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 39 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.37% 0.58% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.59% 3.57% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £220 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £150.00 - £21.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
63 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 23.60% 16.37% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 11
Average daily rate £256 £251 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.29% -28.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
- +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 1
Average hourly rate £15.73 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.51% -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ubuntu across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ubuntu across the Brighton region.

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Ubuntu
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss