The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank - 18 -
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester - 1.09% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £350 £238
% change year-on-year
+19.64% +47.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +181.25%
Ubuntu
Gloucestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 28 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 31.48% 30.43% 47.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 47
Median daily rate £388 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £113 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 12
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Ubuntu
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Ubuntu Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

Ubuntu
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Plesk
1 1 (100.00%) iptables

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Support
1 1 (100.00%) Server Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Plesk