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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 75 86 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 11 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.99% 0.21% 1.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.95% 1.04% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 15
Median daily rate £463 £450 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £430 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £560 £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +37.09%
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%

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
222 288 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 20.00% 20.22% 28.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 171 216
Median daily rate £400 £383 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +10.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £552 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 14
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.03% +12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £9.15 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £40.30 £32.50
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 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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017, 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 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (80.00%) Splunk
3 25 (62.50%) DevOps
4 24 (60.00%) Windows
5 23 (57.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (52.50%) DNS
7 20 (50.00%) CentOS
8 19 (47.50%) Python
9 18 (45.00%) HTML
9 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
9 18 (45.00%) CSS
9 18 (45.00%) XML
10 17 (42.50%) LDAP
10 17 (42.50%) SMTP
10 17 (42.50%) SNMP
10 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
11 12 (30.00%) Degree
12 11 (27.50%) VMware
13 10 (25.00%) VMware Server
13 10 (25.00%) SAN
13 10 (25.00%) Nagios
13 10 (25.00%) Grafana
14 9 (22.50%) NHS
15 7 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
15 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
15 7 (17.50%) PaaS
15 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
16 6 (15.00%) nginx
16 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure

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 (15.00%) nginx
2 5 (12.50%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.50%) CloudStack
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) Jetty
4 1 (2.50%) Mongrel
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (17.50%) PaaS
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.50%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (2.50%) Heroku
3 1 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (52.50%) DNS
2 17 (42.50%) LDAP
2 17 (42.50%) SMTP
2 17 (42.50%) SNMP
2 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
3 10 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) GoCD
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.50%) Travis CI
1 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Administrator
2 6 (15.00%) Hardware Specialist
2 6 (15.00%) Storage Specialist
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Splunk Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Support Technician
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Support Technician
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Technician
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) CSS
1 18 (45.00%) HTML
1 18 (45.00%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) NHS
2 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (60.00%) Windows
3 23 (57.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (50.00%) CentOS
5 7 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.50%) Fedora
6 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) DevOps
2 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (12.50%) Microservices
3 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) Scrum
3 4 (10.00%) Service Management
3 4 (10.00%) Workflow
4 3 (7.50%) SIEM
5 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Change Control
6 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) Python
2 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (2.50%) Go
4 1 (2.50%) Perl
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) VMware Server
2 2 (5.00%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Grafana
1 10 (25.00%) Nagios
2 3 (7.50%) Puppet
3 2 (5.00%) Ansible
3 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.50%) Packer
4 1 (2.50%) Salt
4 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) Splunk
2 11 (27.50%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Rackspace