The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 50 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 7 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.35% - 2.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.17% - 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 9
Average daily rate
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£385 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £500 £310
% change year-on-year
-28.50% +61.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £22.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-44.19% -37.77%
Ubuntu
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
168 123 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.31% 42.12% 35.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 50 46
Average daily rate £380 £300 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 15
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £74.00 £30.50 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ubuntu across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Ubuntu
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 6 £385 -
Ubuntu
South West

Ubuntu
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) Node.js
1 7 (100.00%) CSS3

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) Node.js
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared