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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank - - 34
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £343
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +16.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £38.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-52.63% +204.00%
Ubuntu
South East

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
53 57 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 21.81% 18.51% 24.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 42
Median daily rate £325 £295 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £370 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £10.00 £15.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £26.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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

Ubuntu
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Ubuntu Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex