The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £413 £313
% change year-on-year
-18.78% +32.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £22.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-44.19% -37.77%
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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 Dorset region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
67 42 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 31.02% 23.73% 31.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 22 33
Average daily rate £255 £130 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.15% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £90 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 10
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.89 £14.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £37.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%