The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 75 51 73
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +22
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 26 31 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.66% 2.69% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.56% 13.14% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 7
Average daily rate
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£275 £183 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.68% +46.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £313 £125
% change year-on-year
-0.80% +150.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+196.87% -
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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
344 236 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.94% 20.50% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 143 134
Average daily rate £335 £225 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.88% -26.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £393 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 14
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -55.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.48 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.83%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ubuntu across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu.

1 44 (93.62%) CentOS
2 37 (78.72%) Service Management
3 34 (72.34%) Workflow
4 32 (68.09%) ITIL
5 28 (59.57%) Splunk
6 18 (38.30%) UNIX
6 18 (38.30%) Incident Management
7 17 (36.17%) LDAP
8 16 (34.04%) Linux
9 15 (31.91%) NHS
9 15 (31.91%) VMware
10 13 (27.66%) Cisco
11 11 (23.40%) SAN
11 11 (23.40%) Python
11 11 (23.40%) VMware Server
12 10 (21.28%) SSL
12 10 (21.28%) Smartcard
12 10 (21.28%) Firewall
13 9 (19.15%) Windows
14 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (10.64%) Windows XP
15 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
16 4 (8.51%) Debian
16 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
17 3 (6.38%) PKI
17 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
17 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
18 2 (4.26%) Firmware
18 2 (4.26%) Java

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) IaaS
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.17%) LDAP
2 11 (23.40%) SAN
3 10 (21.28%) Firewall
3 10 (21.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.13%) Redis
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.13%) Valgrind
1 1 (2.13%) Gerrit
1 1 (2.13%) Redmine
1 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) 2nd Line Support
2 12 (25.53%) Technical Support
3 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) IT Support
4 4 (8.51%) Linux Support
4 4 (8.51%) UNIX Support
5 3 (6.38%) Support Technician
5 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) ICT Technician
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Customer Support
6 2 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) UNIX Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) UNIX Support Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) HTML
1 1 (2.13%) CSS
1 1 (2.13%) Web Services
1 1 (2.13%) OpenGL
1 1 (2.13%) Middleware
1 1 (2.13%) Qt
1 1 (2.13%) HTML5
1 1 (2.13%) GStreamer
1 1 (2.13%) WebKit
1 1 (2.13%) QML
1 1 (2.13%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) NHS
2 10 (21.28%) Smartcard
3 3 (6.38%) PKI
4 2 (4.26%) Statistics
4 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.13%) STB
5 1 (2.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 44 (93.62%) CentOS
2 18 (38.30%) UNIX
3 16 (34.04%) Linux
4 9 (19.15%) Windows
5 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.64%) Windows XP
7 4 (8.51%) Debian
8 1 (2.13%) Fedora
8 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (2.13%) SUSE
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (78.72%) Service Management
2 34 (72.34%) Workflow
3 32 (68.09%) ITIL
4 18 (38.30%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.26%) Change Management
6 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.26%) CRM
7 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.13%) Process Management
7 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.13%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.13%) Open Source
7 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.13%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) Python
2 2 (4.26%) Java
2 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) Perl
3 1 (2.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) Embedded C++
3 1 (2.13%) Lua
3 1 (2.13%) C
3 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) VMware Server
2 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.26%) Firmware
3 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Nagios
1 1 (2.13%) Puppet
1 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Splunk
2 15 (31.91%) VMware
3 13 (27.66%) Cisco
4 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
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