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 20 November 2014 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 170 203 201
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -2
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 32 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.40% 0.82% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 7
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£400 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £315 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £423 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £369 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.50% +22.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.60% -37.77%
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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
1336 1580 1383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.96% 22.56% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1006 1093 965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 80 72
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £18.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £25.00 £24.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

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 20 November 2014.

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 20 November 2014, 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 26 (57.78%) DevOps
3 25 (55.56%) Puppet
4 21 (46.67%) CentOS
5 20 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (40.00%) Debian
6 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (40.00%) UNIX
7 16 (35.56%) MySQL
7 16 (35.56%) Open Source
8 15 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (33.33%) Nagios
9 14 (31.11%) Java
9 14 (31.11%) OO
10 13 (28.89%) Shell Script
10 13 (28.89%) Red Hat
10 13 (28.89%) MongoDB
10 13 (28.89%) NoSQL
10 13 (28.89%) Git (software)
11 12 (26.67%) Bash Shell
11 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
11 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
11 12 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (24.44%) Maven
13 9 (20.00%) Configuration Management
14 8 (17.78%) Ruby
15 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
15 7 (15.56%) MCollective
16 6 (13.33%) PHP
16 6 (13.33%) Replication

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.44%) Confluence
2 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.44%) WordPress
3 1 (2.22%) nginx
3 1 (2.22%) Gunicorn
3 1 (2.22%) JBoss
3 1 (2.22%) Drupal
3 1 (2.22%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) DNS
1 3 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (4.44%) Firewall
2 2 (4.44%) SAN
2 2 (4.44%) Internet
2 2 (4.44%) LDAP
3 1 (2.22%) WAN
3 1 (2.22%) SMTP
3 1 (2.22%) DHCP
3 1 (2.22%) FTP
3 1 (2.22%) DVB
3 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.22%) VLAN
3 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.22%) Multicast
3 1 (2.22%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) MySQL
2 13 (28.89%) MongoDB
2 13 (28.89%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.67%) Redis
3 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.67%) Couchbase
4 2 (4.44%) CouchDB
4 2 (4.44%) Big Data
5 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Git (software)
2 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 11 (24.44%) Maven
4 4 (8.89%) Subversion
5 2 (4.44%) Grunt
5 2 (4.44%) FishEye
5 2 (4.44%) JIRA
5 2 (4.44%) Selenium
6 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.22%) TestNG
6 1 (2.22%) DbUnit
6 1 (2.22%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.22%) Ant
6 1 (2.22%) JUnit
6 1 (2.22%) Behat
6 1 (2.22%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Law
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Publishing
3 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) 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 Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (4.44%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) DBA
8 1 (2.22%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) MCollective
2 4 (8.89%) CSS
2 4 (8.89%) Web Services
2 4 (8.89%) HTML
3 3 (6.67%) Spring
3 3 (6.67%) XHTML
3 3 (6.67%) REST
4 2 (4.44%) jQuery
4 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.22%) .NET
5 1 (2.22%) J2EE
5 1 (2.22%) JSON
5 1 (2.22%) Symfony
5 1 (2.22%) Zend Framework
5 1 (2.22%) Django
5 1 (2.22%) GWT
5 1 (2.22%) Middleware
5 1 (2.22%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Open Source
2 6 (13.33%) Replication
3 3 (6.67%) Clustering
4 2 (4.44%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.22%) Interactive TV
5 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.22%) User Experience
5 1 (2.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 42 (93.33%) Linux
2 21 (46.67%) CentOS
3 20 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (40.00%) Debian
4 18 (40.00%) UNIX
5 4 (8.89%) Fedora
6 3 (6.67%) Windows
6 3 (6.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.44%) AIX
8 1 (2.22%) Solaris
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) DevOps
2 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.11%) OO
4 12 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 9 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 5 (11.11%) Build Automation
6 5 (11.11%) Scrum
7 3 (6.67%) BDD
7 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.44%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) TDD
9 1 (2.22%) Kanban
9 1 (2.22%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (2.22%) Web Development
9 1 (2.22%) Refactoring
9 1 (2.22%) Release Management
9 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.22%) Workflow
9 1 (2.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) Java
2 13 (28.89%) Shell Script
3 12 (26.67%) Bash Shell
4 8 (17.78%) Ruby
5 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.33%) PHP
7 5 (11.11%) Perl
7 5 (11.11%) Python
8 2 (4.44%) SQL
9 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.22%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.67%) NFS
3 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) XenServer
3 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) Postfix
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.22%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.22%) KVM
4 1 (2.22%) Docker
4 1 (2.22%) Ceph
4 1 (2.22%) Squid
4 1 (2.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (55.56%) Puppet
2 15 (33.33%) Nagios
2 15 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.67%) logstash
4 2 (4.44%) Ansible
4 2 (4.44%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.22%) Cacti
5 1 (2.22%) Capistrano
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (2.22%) Cobbler
5 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.22%) Kibana
5 1 (2.22%) StatsD
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Red Hat
2 5 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Dell
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) Zend
4 1 (2.22%) SonicWALL
4 1 (2.22%) Riverbed
4 1 (2.22%) Scality
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