The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank - 74 43
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 0 1 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.11% 3.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.56% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 24
Median daily rate - £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £47.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-43.68% +196.87%
Ubuntu
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
201 180 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 21.92% 19.80% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 137 92
Median daily rate £350 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £466 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 21
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £28.20 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Ubuntu
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ubuntu across the Bristol region.

Ubuntu Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol