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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 35 46 35
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.63% 0.27% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.50% 1.30% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £310
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +37.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £8.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+92.64% -67.92%

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
80 77 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.40% 20.48% 20.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 35 27
Median daily rate £350 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £435 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 5
Median hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% -12.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £17.45 £26.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £60.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Pingdom
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
3 1 (33.33%) PagerDuty
3 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (33.33%) Application Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Hudson
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Application Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Pingdom
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (33.33%) Intel
1 1 (33.33%) PagerDuty
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat