The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.93% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £38.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-53.24% +208.00%
Ubuntu
South Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
88 98 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.33% 23.06% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 80 34
Median daily rate £413 £335 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.13% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £163 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £405 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 8
Median hourly rate £11.17 £16.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.18% +45.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Pingdom
3 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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%) OpenStack
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Application Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Consul
2 1 (33.33%) Pingdom
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (33.33%) PagerDuty