The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
England / East Midlands
Rank 91 98 92
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.44% 0.97% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £550 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +73.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £310
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +37.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £8.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+92.64% -67.92%

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
278 309 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.90% 19.66% 23.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 135 157
Median daily rate £275 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £114 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £420 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 36 49
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £32.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Ubuntu
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +13 4 - -
Lincolnshire - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 - - 2
Nottinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) E-Commerce
2 10 (90.91%) Docker
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (81.82%) PaaS
3 9 (81.82%) Node.js
3 9 (81.82%) REST
3 9 (81.82%) IaaS
4 8 (72.73%) HTTP
5 6 (54.55%) Windows
5 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (54.55%) Python
5 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
6 5 (45.45%) JSON
6 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
6 5 (45.45%) DNS
6 5 (45.45%) SSL
6 5 (45.45%) Mac OS X
6 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (36.36%) TDD
7 4 (36.36%) SOA
7 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 4 (36.36%) Scrum
7 4 (36.36%) .NET
7 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
7 4 (36.36%) Kanban

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (18.18%) nginx
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) IaaS
1 9 (81.82%) PaaS
2 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (9.09%) Route 53
4 1 (9.09%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) HTTP
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) SSL
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (9.09%) GitLab
2 1 (9.09%) Hudson
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) MSBuild
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
2 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB Developer
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Node.js
1 9 (81.82%) REST
2 5 (45.45%) JSON
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) Kafka
4 1 (9.09%) LAMP
4 1 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Mac OS X
4 4 (36.36%) CoreOS
5 2 (18.18%) CentOS
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (9.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Continuous Delivery
1 10 (90.91%) E-Commerce
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) Kanban
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) SOA
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) Go
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Consul
2 1 (9.09%) HAProxy
2 1 (9.09%) Icinga
2 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (9.09%) Mesos
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Rancher
2 1 (9.09%) rkt
2 1 (9.09%) Salt
2 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) PagerDuty
1 1 (9.09%) Rackspace
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
1 1 (9.09%) SaltStack
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