The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 36 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 1 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% 1.65% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.85% 8.60% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £190 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -43.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £19.00 £150.00
% change year-on-year
+40.78% -87.33%
Ubuntu
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
54 93 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.12% 19.21% 33.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 38 73
Median daily rate £350 £275 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 31
Median hourly rate £17.25 £60.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.25% +118.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £28.80 £20.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £60.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Ubuntu
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Ubuntu Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Ubuntu
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ubuntu 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Publishing
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Hudson
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Security Hardening
2 3 (75.00%) Web Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Intel

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Hudson
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (75.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Security Hardening
1 3 (75.00%) Web Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Intel