The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 67 102 65
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -37
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 26 2 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.25% 0.13% 1.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.57% 0.62% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 18
Median daily rate £450 £475 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +111.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £475 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £343
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +16.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £38.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-52.63% +204.00%
Ubuntu
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
246 321 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.26% 20.46% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 194 210
Median daily rate £425 £393 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +24.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 31 18
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £9.91 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £17.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Ubuntu Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Ubuntu
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Ubuntu Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (75.56%) Splunk
3 28 (62.22%) DevOps
4 24 (53.33%) CentOS
4 24 (53.33%) Windows
5 23 (51.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (46.67%) DNS
7 19 (42.22%) Python
8 18 (40.00%) XML
8 18 (40.00%) HTML
8 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 18 (40.00%) CSS
9 17 (37.78%) LDAP
9 17 (37.78%) SMTP
9 17 (37.78%) SNMP
9 17 (37.78%) TCP/IP
10 12 (26.67%) Degree
11 11 (24.44%) VMware
12 10 (22.22%) VMware Server
12 10 (22.22%) SAN
12 10 (22.22%) Nagios
12 10 (22.22%) Grafana
12 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
13 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (20.00%) PaaS
13 9 (20.00%) NHS
14 7 (15.56%) BPSS Clearance
14 7 (15.56%) Disclosure Scotland
14 7 (15.56%) Windows Server

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 6 (13.33%) nginx
2 5 (11.11%) Apache
3 4 (8.89%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.22%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.22%) CloudStack
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) Jetty
4 1 (2.22%) Mongrel
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (20.00%) PaaS
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.22%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (2.22%) Heroku
4 1 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (46.67%) DNS
2 17 (37.78%) LDAP
2 17 (37.78%) SMTP
2 17 (37.78%) SNMP
2 17 (37.78%) TCP/IP
3 10 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.22%) GoCD
2 1 (2.22%) Travis CI
2 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (13.33%) Back Office
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Administrator
2 6 (13.33%) Hardware Specialist
2 6 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Storage Specialist
2 6 (13.33%) Support Technician
3 5 (11.11%) Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
3 5 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (11.11%) Splunk Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Support Technician
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Technician
4 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) CSS
1 18 (40.00%) HTML
1 18 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (2.22%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) NHS
2 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Cloud
2 3 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (53.33%) CentOS
2 24 (53.33%) Windows
3 23 (51.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (15.56%) Windows Server
6 3 (6.67%) Fedora
7 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) DevOps
2 6 (13.33%) ITIL
2 6 (13.33%) Service Management
2 6 (13.33%) Workflow
3 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (11.11%) Microservices
4 4 (8.89%) Scrum
5 3 (6.67%) Open Source
5 3 (6.67%) SIEM
5 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.44%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.44%) Migration
7 1 (2.22%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) Python
2 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.44%) Ruby
4 1 (2.22%) Go
4 1 (2.22%) Perl
4 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Degree
2 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) VMware Server
2 2 (4.44%) Docker
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) Grafana
1 10 (22.22%) Nagios
2 6 (13.33%) Puppet
3 5 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (8.89%) Ansible
5 3 (6.67%) Salt
6 1 (2.22%) Packer
6 1 (2.22%) Terraform
6 1 (2.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (75.56%) Splunk
2 11 (24.44%) VMware
3 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Rackspace