The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 111 115 113
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.20% 0.049% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.71% 0.16% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Median daily rate £373 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 - £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+31.14% +90.62%
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 Hampshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
565 634 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.00% 30.94% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 347 319
Median daily rate £375 £363 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +10.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 50 38
Median hourly rate £42.00 £16.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.54% -34.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.25 £8.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.25%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Ubuntu
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Ubuntu Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 9 (60.00%) Python
4 8 (53.33%) JIRA
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) Scrum
6 6 (40.00%) HTML
7 5 (33.33%) Android
8 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
8 4 (26.67%) Perl
8 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
8 4 (26.67%) CentOS
8 4 (26.67%) vSphere
8 4 (26.67%) Gerrit
8 4 (26.67%) Ansible
8 4 (26.67%) Docker
8 4 (26.67%) SaltStack
9 3 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
9 3 (20.00%) DevOps
9 3 (20.00%) Node.js
9 3 (20.00%) REST
9 3 (20.00%) Backbone.js
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (20.00%) User Stories
9 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 3 (20.00%) DTV
9 3 (20.00%) DVB
9 3 (20.00%) Apache

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) Confluence
1 3 (20.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) DVB
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
1 3 (20.00%) LDAP
1 3 (20.00%) SSH
2 2 (13.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
1 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (53.33%) JIRA
3 4 (26.67%) Gerrit
4 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (20.00%) RSpec
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Administrator
1 3 (20.00%) Build Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Developer
1 3 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
1 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Wintel Support
1 3 (20.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) HTML5
2 3 (20.00%) jQuery
2 3 (20.00%) Phusion Passenger
2 3 (20.00%) REST
2 3 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (20.00%) DTV
1 3 (20.00%) MPEG
1 3 (20.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Android
3 4 (26.67%) CentOS
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) Scrum
2 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (20.00%) SOA
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Product Management
4 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
4 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (60.00%) Python
2 4 (26.67%) Perl
2 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
3 3 (20.00%) C
3 3 (20.00%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) Ruby
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Docker
1 4 (26.67%) vSphere
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Ansible
2 3 (20.00%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SaltStack
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) VMware