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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 44 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.38% 0.50% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.22% 2.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £413 £385
% change year-on-year
-16.96% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -41.66%
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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
45 40 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 17.31% 19.90% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 8
Average daily rate £350 £288 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -25.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £110 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.12% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £14.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.68% +1.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -14.28%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
1 1 (50.00%) BT
1 1 (50.00%) SUSE
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
1 1 (50.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) SUSE
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) BT
1 1 (50.00%) VMware