The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 58 74 64
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.49% 0.37% 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.99% 1.24% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £469 £190 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+146.71% -43.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £190 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £190 £382
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
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
151 242 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 24.84% 29.55% 29.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 143 105
Median daily rate £350 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £200 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £420 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 28 38
Median hourly rate £10.00 £23.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.52% +58.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ubuntu
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Ubuntu Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ubuntu
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +16 2 £469 +146.71%
Ubuntu
East of England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (62.50%) DevOps
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) Docker
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (37.50%) Spring Boot
5 3 (37.50%) Security Hardening
5 3 (37.50%) Hudson
5 3 (37.50%) nginx
5 3 (37.50%) MySQL
5 3 (37.50%) Publishing
5 3 (37.50%) Ruby
5 3 (37.50%) Web Operations
5 3 (37.50%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (25.00%) OpenJDK
6 2 (25.00%) Taxonomies
6 2 (25.00%) Selenium
6 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (37.50%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Hudson
3 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) Gerrit
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (37.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Lead DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) LEMP Stack
1 3 (37.50%) Spring Boot
2 2 (25.00%) OpenJDK
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) CentOS
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Security Hardening
3 3 (37.50%) Web Operations
4 2 (25.00%) B2B
4 2 (25.00%) B2C
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Server Patching
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics
2 1 (12.50%) LogRhythm
2 1 (12.50%) New Relic
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat