The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 188 198 184
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 8 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.68% 0.80% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 7
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £274 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £448 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £413 £385
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -41.66%
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London

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

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1174 1251 1270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 23.12% 21.15% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 893 868 849
Average daily rate £413 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 50 84
Average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.00 £24.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ubuntu across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Ubuntu Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Ubuntu
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Ubuntu Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu.

1 42 (93.33%) Linux
2 24 (53.33%) DevOps
3 23 (51.11%) Puppet
4 21 (46.67%) CentOS
5 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (40.00%) Debian
7 17 (37.78%) UNIX
8 16 (35.56%) MySQL
8 16 (35.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (35.56%) Open Source
9 15 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (33.33%) OO
9 15 (33.33%) Red Hat
9 15 (33.33%) Nagios
10 14 (31.11%) Java
11 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
12 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
12 12 (26.67%) Shell Script
12 12 (26.67%) MongoDB
12 12 (26.67%) NoSQL
13 11 (24.44%) Bash Shell
13 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
13 11 (24.44%) DigitalOcean
14 10 (22.22%) Maven
15 9 (20.00%) Configuration Management
15 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
16 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
17 7 (15.56%) Web Services
18 6 (13.33%) CSS
18 6 (13.33%) Perl

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.67%) Apache
3 2 (4.44%) nginx
3 2 (4.44%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.44%) WordPress
3 2 (4.44%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.22%) Drupal
4 1 (2.22%) Jetty
4 1 (2.22%) JBoss
4 1 (2.22%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) DNS
2 3 (6.67%) HTTP
3 2 (4.44%) LDAP
3 2 (4.44%) Internet
3 2 (4.44%) SAN
3 2 (4.44%) VPN
3 2 (4.44%) Firewall
3 2 (4.44%) DVB
4 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.22%) VLAN
4 1 (2.22%) IMAP
4 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.22%) IPsec
4 1 (2.22%) SNMP
4 1 (2.22%) SSL
4 1 (2.22%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.22%) WAN
4 1 (2.22%) SMTP
4 1 (2.22%) DHCP
4 1 (2.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) MySQL
2 12 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 12 (26.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.67%) Couchbase
5 2 (4.44%) Redis
5 2 (4.44%) Big Data
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.22%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
3 10 (22.22%) Maven
4 6 (13.33%) Subversion
5 4 (8.89%) Grunt
6 2 (4.44%) Selenium
7 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.22%) TestNG
7 1 (2.22%) JUnit
7 1 (2.22%) Liquibase
7 1 (2.22%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Games
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Law
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Publishing
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Administrator
3 6 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.44%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Python Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Technical Services Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Linux Specialist
7 1 (2.22%) UNIX Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) Web Services
2 6 (13.33%) CSS
2 6 (13.33%) HTML
3 5 (11.11%) Spring
3 5 (11.11%) XHTML
3 5 (11.11%) REST
4 4 (8.89%) MCollective
4 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
4 4 (8.89%) jQuery
4 4 (8.89%) Hibernate
5 3 (6.67%) JSON
5 3 (6.67%) JPA
5 3 (6.67%) Backbone.js
5 3 (6.67%) HTML5
6 2 (4.44%) Middleware
7 1 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (2.22%) LAMP
7 1 (2.22%) Django
7 1 (2.22%) GWT
7 1 (2.22%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Open Source
2 5 (11.11%) Replication
3 4 (8.89%) Clustering
4 3 (6.67%) W3C
4 3 (6.67%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.44%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.44%) Interactive TV
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.22%) User Experience
6 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 42 (93.33%) Linux
2 21 (46.67%) CentOS
3 18 (40.00%) Debian
4 17 (37.78%) UNIX
5 16 (35.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.89%) Fedora
7 3 (6.67%) VMS
8 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (4.44%) Windows
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) DevOps
2 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (33.33%) OO
4 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
5 9 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.89%) Scrum
8 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.67%) BDD
9 2 (4.44%) ITIL
10 1 (2.22%) TDD
10 1 (2.22%) Migration
10 1 (2.22%) Release Management
10 1 (2.22%) Web Development
10 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.22%) Kanban
10 1 (2.22%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (2.22%) OOD
10 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) Java
2 12 (26.67%) Shell Script
3 11 (24.44%) Bash Shell
4 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.33%) Perl
5 6 (13.33%) Python
5 6 (13.33%) Ruby
6 5 (11.11%) PHP
7 2 (4.44%) SQL
8 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) NFS
3 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) XenServer
3 2 (4.44%) KVM
3 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.22%) Squid
4 1 (2.22%) Xen
4 1 (2.22%) Postfix
4 1 (2.22%) Docker
4 1 (2.22%) Ceph
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.22%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.22%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 23 (51.11%) Puppet
2 15 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (33.33%) Nagios
3 4 (8.89%) ZABBIX
4 3 (6.67%) logstash
5 2 (4.44%) Ansible
5 2 (4.44%) Cacti
6 1 (2.22%) StatsD
6 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.22%) Graphite
6 1 (2.22%) Kibana
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (2.22%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 11 (24.44%) DigitalOcean
3 6 (13.33%) VMware
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.22%) Google
5 1 (2.22%) Dell
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Scality
5 1 (2.22%) Riverbed
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