The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
England / London
Rank 298 283 246
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -37
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 99 122 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.59% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.43% 2.90% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 91 119
Median daily rate £475 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £400 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +37.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £50.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% +100.00%
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 London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4069 4201 4717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.02% 20.47% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2859 2839 3271
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £183 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 142 162
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £32.00
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 London

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in London

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in London

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Ubuntu Daily Rate Histogram in London

Ubuntu
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Ubuntu Hourly Rate Trend in London

Ubuntu
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 11 £450 -7.69% 6
Croydon -5 5 £469 -1.31%
Westminster -7 2 £613 +25.64%
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 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 London region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 243 (99.18%) Linux
2 154 (62.86%) DevOps
3 150 (61.22%) CentOS
4 128 (52.24%) Python
5 106 (43.27%) Red Hat
6 101 (41.22%) Puppet
7 98 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 92 (37.55%) Git (software)
8 92 (37.55%) Jenkins
9 91 (37.14%) Bash Shell
10 88 (35.92%) Docker
11 84 (34.29%) VMware
12 83 (33.88%) PostgreSQL
13 80 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
14 75 (30.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 74 (30.20%) Ansible
16 65 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
16 65 (26.53%) Apache
17 62 (25.31%) MySQL
18 61 (24.90%) Continuous Integration
19 58 (23.67%) Windows
20 57 (23.27%) Java
21 56 (22.86%) Ruby
22 55 (22.45%) Configuration Management
23 53 (21.63%) Scrum
24 51 (20.82%) Security Cleared
25 49 (20.00%) SC Cleared
25 49 (20.00%) LAMP
26 46 (18.78%) Tomcat
27 45 (18.37%) Perl

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 65 (26.53%) Apache
2 46 (18.78%) Tomcat
3 38 (15.51%) nginx
4 31 (12.65%) Jetty
5 30 (12.24%) WildFly
6 27 (11.02%) OpenStack
7 24 (9.80%) Mule ESB
8 21 (8.57%) Confluence
9 11 (4.49%) IIS
10 9 (3.67%) JBoss
11 5 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (2.04%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.22%) CMS
12 3 (1.22%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.82%) SAS
14 1 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 80 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (14.29%) GitHub
3 18 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (4.90%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (4.49%) Amazon ELB
5 11 (4.49%) Amazon S3
6 8 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (3.27%) G Suite
7 7 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (2.45%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (2.04%) Route 53
10 4 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (1.63%) Google Compute Engine
11 3 (1.22%) PaaS
11 3 (1.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.82%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 44 (17.96%) Firewall
2 36 (14.69%) TCP/IP
3 35 (14.29%) VPN
4 28 (11.43%) DNS
5 25 (10.20%) LDAP
5 25 (10.20%) Reverse Proxy
6 18 (7.35%) DMZ
6 18 (7.35%) SSL
7 8 (3.27%) DHCP
8 7 (2.86%) VLAN
9 6 (2.45%) Internet
9 6 (2.45%) IPsec
9 6 (2.45%) iSCSI
9 6 (2.45%) LAN
9 6 (2.45%) WAN
10 5 (2.04%) SAN
11 4 (1.63%) NAS
11 4 (1.63%) SMTP
11 4 (1.63%) SSH
12 3 (1.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (33.88%) PostgreSQL
2 62 (25.31%) MySQL
3 26 (10.61%) NoSQL
4 14 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 14 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.27%) Big Data
6 7 (2.86%) Redis
7 6 (2.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (2.45%) SQL Server
8 5 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.63%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.63%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.41%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.41%) CloverETL
11 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.41%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 92 (37.55%) Git (software)
1 92 (37.55%) Jenkins
2 32 (13.06%) GitLab
3 30 (12.24%) Gerrit
4 29 (11.84%) Mercurial
5 28 (11.43%) Vagrant
6 21 (8.57%) JIRA
7 12 (4.90%) Maven
8 9 (3.67%) Bundler
8 9 (3.67%) JIRA Agile
9 8 (3.27%) Hudson
10 7 (2.86%) Artifactory
10 7 (2.86%) Bitbucket
10 7 (2.86%) TeamCity
11 5 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (1.22%) MSBuild
13 3 (1.22%) SonarQube
13 3 (1.22%) Subversion
13 3 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (4.90%) Publishing
2 11 (4.49%) Finance
2 11 (4.49%) Law
3 10 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.45%) Back Office
5 5 (2.04%) Retail
6 3 (1.22%) Games
6 3 (1.22%) Marketing
7 2 (0.82%) Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Electronics
8 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 112 (45.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 51 (20.82%) Administrator
3 47 (19.18%) Linux Engineer
4 40 (16.33%) Systems Administrator
5 37 (15.10%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 36 (14.69%) Linux Administrator
7 34 (13.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 31 (12.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 27 (11.02%) Developer
10 26 (10.61%) AWS Engineer
11 25 (10.20%) AWS DevOps
12 18 (7.35%) Senior DevOps
12 18 (7.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 11 (4.49%) Java Developer
14 10 (4.08%) AWS Administrator
15 9 (3.67%) Cloud Engineer
15 9 (3.67%) DevOps Administrator
15 9 (3.67%) VMWare Administrator
16 8 (3.27%) Senior Linux Engineer
17 7 (2.86%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (20.00%) LAMP
2 33 (13.47%) LAPP Stack
2 33 (13.47%) RabbitMQ
3 30 (12.24%) LEMP Stack
4 22 (8.98%) CSS
4 22 (8.98%) HTML
5 21 (8.57%) JSON
6 18 (7.35%) Web Services
6 18 (7.35%) XML
7 16 (6.53%) RSS
7 16 (6.53%) XSLT
8 12 (4.90%) PostGIS
9 11 (4.49%) Node.js
10 10 (4.08%) ELK Stack
11 7 (2.86%) MCollective
12 6 (2.45%) REST
12 6 (2.45%) Spring
13 5 (2.04%) Django
14 4 (1.63%) jQuery
14 4 (1.63%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.53%) Computer Science
1 16 (6.53%) Web 2.0
2 11 (4.49%) Private Cloud
3 10 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.27%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.45%) Cloud Native
6 6 (2.45%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.63%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.63%) PKI
7 4 (1.63%) User Experience
8 3 (1.22%) Clustering
8 3 (1.22%) Fintech
8 3 (1.22%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.22%) Physics
8 3 (1.22%) Spread Betting
9 2 (0.82%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 243 (99.18%) Linux
2 150 (61.22%) CentOS
3 75 (30.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 58 (23.67%) Windows
5 28 (11.43%) Windows Server
6 27 (11.02%) Debian
7 20 (8.16%) Unix
8 18 (7.35%) SUSE
9 11 (4.49%) Windows 10
10 10 (4.08%) Mac OS X
11 9 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (2.86%) Android
12 7 (2.86%) Apple iOS
12 7 (2.86%) Windows 7
12 7 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (2.45%) Windows 2000
14 5 (2.04%) Fedora
14 5 (2.04%) Solaris
15 4 (1.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (62.86%) DevOps
2 98 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (24.90%) Continuous Integration
4 55 (22.45%) Configuration Management
5 53 (21.63%) Scrum
6 33 (13.47%) Continuous Delivery
6 33 (13.47%) Open Source
7 30 (12.24%) Load Balancing
8 19 (7.76%) ITIL
9 18 (7.35%) OOP
10 17 (6.94%) Web Operations
11 15 (6.12%) SDLC
12 14 (5.71%) Analytics
12 14 (5.71%) Change Management
12 14 (5.71%) OO
12 14 (5.71%) Procedural Programming
12 14 (5.71%) Service Management
13 13 (5.31%) Information Management
13 13 (5.31%) Infrastructure Management
14 12 (4.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 128 (52.24%) Python
2 91 (37.14%) Bash Shell
3 57 (23.27%) Java
4 56 (22.86%) Ruby
5 45 (18.37%) Perl
6 34 (13.88%) PHP
7 22 (8.98%) JavaScript
8 17 (6.94%) C
9 15 (6.12%) PowerShell
10 12 (4.90%) Shell Script
11 11 (4.49%) Groovy
12 10 (4.08%) SQL
13 6 (2.45%) Go
14 5 (2.04%) Scala
15 3 (1.22%) C++
15 3 (1.22%) C-shell
16 2 (0.82%) Erlang
16 2 (0.82%) Korn
16 2 (0.82%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (20.82%) Security Cleared
2 49 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 16 (6.53%) Degree
4 9 (3.67%) RHCE
5 7 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (2.04%) CCNA
6 5 (2.04%) CCNP
6 5 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.04%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.04%) RHCSA
7 4 (1.63%) BC Cleared
7 4 (1.63%) RHCA
8 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.41%) ACMT
9 1 (0.41%) CCA
9 1 (0.41%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.41%) MCSE
9 1 (0.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.90%) QA
2 3 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 88 (35.92%) Docker
2 65 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (17.14%) Virtual Machines
4 35 (14.29%) Xen
5 29 (11.84%) Active Directory
6 11 (4.49%) KVM
7 9 (3.67%) VirtualBox
8 8 (3.27%) NFS
9 7 (2.86%) BitLocker
9 7 (2.86%) XenApp
9 7 (2.86%) XenDesktop
10 6 (2.45%) iptables
10 6 (2.45%) Postfix
10 6 (2.45%) VMware ESX
11 5 (2.04%) vCloud
12 4 (1.63%) XenServer
13 2 (0.82%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.41%) Sendmail
14 1 (0.41%) Squid
Systems Management
1 101 (41.22%) Puppet
2 74 (30.20%) Ansible
3 40 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (15.51%) ZABBIX
5 35 (14.29%) HAProxy
6 28 (11.43%) Kibana
6 28 (11.43%) logstash
7 16 (6.53%) Terraform
8 12 (4.90%) Nagios
9 9 (3.67%) Kubernetes
9 9 (3.67%) SCCM
10 8 (3.27%) Salt
11 7 (2.86%) WSUS
12 6 (2.45%) yum
13 5 (2.04%) Consul
14 4 (1.63%) Mesos
14 4 (1.63%) Pingdom
15 3 (1.22%) Graphite
15 3 (1.22%) Rundeck
16 2 (0.82%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 106 (43.27%) Red Hat
2 84 (34.29%) VMware
3 20 (8.16%) Atlassian
4 18 (7.35%) Google
5 16 (6.53%) Dell
6 15 (6.12%) Microsoft
7 14 (5.71%) Cisco
8 10 (4.08%) Citrix
9 9 (3.67%) HP
10 8 (3.27%) AppDynamics
11 7 (2.86%) Apple
11 7 (2.86%) EMC
11 7 (2.86%) Symantec
12 6 (2.45%) ServiceNow
13 4 (1.63%) Adobe
13 4 (1.63%) PagerDuty
13 4 (1.63%) Veracode
14 3 (1.22%) Oracle
14 3 (1.22%) SaltStack
14 3 (1.22%) Sonatype
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