The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
South East / East Sussex
Rank - - 44
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £310
% change year-on-year
+14.88% +37.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £8.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+92.64% -81.11%

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 Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 51 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 14.14% 19.62% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 32
Median daily rate £325 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 10
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £37.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -53.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.00 £27.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £20.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex