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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 183 192 208
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 10 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.20% 0.063%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.91% 1.00% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 3
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£465 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £330 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £575 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+90.62% -
Ubuntu
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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
1095 1205 1246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 20.26% 20.54% 19.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 830 889 873
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.09% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 45 68
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -34.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) Puppet
3 11 (57.89%) Python
4 9 (47.37%) Configuration Management
4 9 (47.37%) VMware
4 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
5 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) Ruby
5 8 (42.11%) CentOS
5 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
6 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (36.84%) Java
6 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
6 7 (36.84%) DevOps
7 6 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (31.58%) Perl
7 6 (31.58%) MySQL
8 5 (26.32%) Web Services
8 5 (26.32%) ITIL
8 5 (26.32%) PHP
8 5 (26.32%) C#
8 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
8 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (26.32%) ZABBIX
8 5 (26.32%) Drupal
8 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
9 4 (21.05%) nginx
9 4 (21.05%) Sass
9 4 (21.05%) LESS

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 5 (26.32%) Drupal
2 4 (21.05%) nginx
2 4 (21.05%) Apache
3 3 (15.79%) Jetty
4 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
4 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.26%) JBoss
5 1 (5.26%) GlassFish
5 1 (5.26%) Mule ESB
5 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
2 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
2 2 (10.53%) NAS
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) LDAP
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) SNMP
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (5.26%) IPsec
3 1 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (5.26%) IMAP
3 1 (5.26%) PCoIP
3 1 (5.26%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MySQL
2 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) Redis
4 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
3 4 (21.05%) Grunt
4 3 (15.79%) Maven
4 3 (15.79%) SonarQube
5 2 (10.53%) Mercurial
5 2 (10.53%) JIRA
5 2 (10.53%) Selenium
5 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (10.53%) Subversion
5 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
6 1 (5.26%) Ant
6 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (5.26%) Gradle
6 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
6 1 (5.26%) Gerrit
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Lead Developer
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) Sass
2 4 (21.05%) LESS
2 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
2 4 (21.05%) jQuery
2 4 (21.05%) LAMP
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) Django
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) XHTML
4 1 (5.26%) RSS
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) Java EE
4 1 (5.26%) Ajax
4 1 (5.26%) React
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Tandem
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) W3C
2 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.26%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) CentOS
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Debian
3 4 (21.05%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Configuration Management
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (36.84%) DevOps
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
6 2 (10.53%) Static Code Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
3 8 (42.11%) Ruby
4 7 (36.84%) Java
5 6 (31.58%) Perl
6 5 (26.32%) PHP
6 5 (26.32%) C#
7 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) F#
9 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
10 1 (5.26%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) RHCE
3 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) Varnish
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (10.53%) Samba
4 1 (5.26%) NFS
4 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.26%) KVM
4 1 (5.26%) Docker
4 1 (5.26%) vCloud
4 1 (5.26%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 13 (68.42%) Puppet
2 6 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (26.32%) ZABBIX
4 3 (15.79%) HAProxy
5 2 (10.53%) CA LISA
5 2 (10.53%) WSUS
6 1 (5.26%) Nagios
6 1 (5.26%) Cacti
6 1 (5.26%) Rundeck
6 1 (5.26%) Salt
6 1 (5.26%) Kibana
6 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
6 1 (5.26%) Ansible
6 1 (5.26%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) Akamai
4 2 (10.53%) AppDynamics
4 2 (10.53%) Pega
4 2 (10.53%) Coverity
4 2 (10.53%) Apple
4 2 (10.53%) Dell
4 2 (10.53%) EMC
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 2 (10.53%) CA
4 2 (10.53%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Google
5 1 (5.26%) Zend
5 1 (5.26%) Facebook
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