The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank - 51 -
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.44% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £438 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £280
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+31.14% +90.62%
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
147 125 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.21% 27.59% 39.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 90 83
Median daily rate £385 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £150 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 19
Median hourly rate £13.00 £18.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% +17.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.27 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £20.00 £29.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Ubuntu Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Ubuntu
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire 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