The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 18 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.15% 2.06% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 7.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £38.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-53.24% +208.00%
Ubuntu
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 27 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 28.35% 27.84% 35.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 42
Median daily rate £394 £263 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -32.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 5
Median hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.96% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.56 £13.50 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Ubuntu
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) SMTP
1 5 (100.00%) FTP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (60.00%) AWS Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Metasploit
2 3 (60.00%) RHCT
2 3 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (60.00%) CEH
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) FTP
1 5 (100.00%) SMTP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) Linux Support
4 2 (40.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (20.00%) Administrator
5 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell Engineer
5 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) AWS Certification
1 3 (60.00%) CEH
1 3 (60.00%) RHCT
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft