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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 153 194 194
Rank change year-on-year
+41 0
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 22 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.64% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.91% 1.16% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 12
Median daily rate £513 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £333 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £388
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £50.00 £150.00
% change year-on-year
-46.50% -66.66%
Ubuntu
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
756 1206 1333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.84% 22.17% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 953 960
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 36 59
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.98 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -7.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.23 £62.50 £125.00
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 the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

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 27 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (76.47%) DevOps
3 25 (73.53%) Python
4 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (67.65%) Puppet
6 22 (64.71%) Jenkins
7 18 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (52.94%) Java
8 17 (50.00%) Bash Shell
9 16 (47.06%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (44.12%) Ansible
10 15 (44.12%) Web Operations
11 14 (41.18%) Docker
11 14 (41.18%) Hudson
11 14 (41.18%) Perl
11 14 (41.18%) Ruby
12 13 (38.24%) Security Hardening
13 12 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
14 8 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
16 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
16 6 (17.65%) Node.js
16 6 (17.65%) Big Data
16 6 (17.65%) VMware
16 6 (17.65%) TDD
16 6 (17.65%) Terraform
16 6 (17.65%) Kubernetes
17 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
17 5 (14.71%) Web Services

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (11.76%) Apache
1 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.88%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) JBoss
2 2 (5.88%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.94%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.94%) Jetty
3 1 (2.94%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.94%) nginx
3 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.94%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 24 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) GitHub
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) DNS
1 3 (8.82%) HTTP
1 3 (8.82%) SMTP
1 3 (8.82%) SSL
1 3 (8.82%) VPN
2 2 (5.88%) FTP
2 2 (5.88%) IPsec
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (2.94%) SNMP
3 1 (2.94%) SSH
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (17.65%) Big Data
3 3 (8.82%) MySQL
4 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.88%) HBase
4 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.94%) SimpleDB
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Jenkins
2 14 (41.18%) Hudson
3 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.82%) JBehave
4 3 (8.82%) JIRA
4 3 (8.82%) JUnit
5 2 (5.88%) GitLab
5 2 (5.88%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.94%) Geb
6 1 (2.94%) Gerrit
6 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.94%) Spock
6 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Java Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Senior DevOps
2 8 (23.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Angular Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Web Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
1 6 (17.65%) Node.js
2 5 (14.71%) Web Services
3 3 (8.82%) Spring
3 3 (8.82%) Swing
3 3 (8.82%) XML
4 2 (5.88%) Grails
4 2 (5.88%) LAMP
4 2 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (5.88%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.94%) Apache Camel
5 1 (2.94%) ELK Stack
5 1 (2.94%) JAX-RS
5 1 (2.94%) JSON
5 1 (2.94%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.94%) REST
5 1 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) PKI
2 2 (5.88%) Statistics
3 1 (2.94%) Derivative
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Unix
3 4 (11.76%) CentOS
3 4 (11.76%) Windows
4 3 (8.82%) Debian
4 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.88%) SUSE
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.94%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (2.94%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) DevOps
2 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (47.06%) Continuous Delivery
5 15 (44.12%) Web Operations
6 13 (38.24%) Security Hardening
7 6 (17.65%) TDD
8 4 (11.76%) Open Source
9 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
10 2 (5.88%) Analytics
10 2 (5.88%) Computational Intelligence
10 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (5.88%) Refactoring
10 2 (5.88%) Storage Virtualisation
10 2 (5.88%) Web Development
11 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
11 1 (2.94%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) Python
2 18 (52.94%) Java
3 17 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 14 (41.18%) Perl
4 14 (41.18%) Ruby
5 3 (8.82%) PHP
5 3 (8.82%) SQL
6 2 (5.88%) Groovy
6 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Docker
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) NFS
4 2 (5.88%) Postfix
4 2 (5.88%) Squid
4 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.94%) HDFS
5 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (67.65%) Puppet
2 15 (44.12%) Ansible
3 12 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (17.65%) Kubernetes
4 6 (17.65%) Terraform
5 4 (11.76%) Nagios
6 2 (5.88%) Cacti
7 1 (2.94%) Consul
7 1 (2.94%) Graphite
7 1 (2.94%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.94%) logstash
7 1 (2.94%) OpenAM
7 1 (2.94%) Packer
7 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) VMware
2 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) EMC
4 1 (2.94%) ForgeRock
4 1 (2.94%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago