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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 308 294 242
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -52
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 113 134 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.60% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.56% 2.84% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 98 144
Median daily rate £485 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £533 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £343
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +16.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £38.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-53.24% +208.00%
Ubuntu
England

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
4415 4716 5401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.56% 20.99% 23.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3066 3191 3814
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £186 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 162 217
Median hourly rate £18.70 £17.33 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -14 8 £425 -5.55% 7
Croydon -16 6 £453 -4.73%
Westminster -4 2 £656 +34.61%
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 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 London region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 264 (99.25%) Linux
2 193 (72.56%) DevOps
3 160 (60.15%) CentOS
4 128 (48.12%) Python
5 113 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
5 113 (42.48%) Puppet
6 107 (40.23%) Jenkins
7 103 (38.72%) Git (software)
8 99 (37.22%) Bash Shell
8 99 (37.22%) Red Hat
9 96 (36.09%) PostgreSQL
10 95 (35.71%) Docker
11 94 (35.34%) Amazon AWS
12 90 (33.83%) VMware
13 82 (30.83%) Ansible
14 74 (27.82%) Apache
15 72 (27.07%) Continuous Integration
16 71 (26.69%) MySQL
16 71 (26.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 69 (25.94%) VMware Infrastructure
18 62 (23.31%) Scrum
19 60 (22.56%) Java
20 58 (21.80%) Ruby
21 56 (21.05%) LAMP
21 56 (21.05%) Perl
22 53 (19.92%) Configuration Management
23 48 (18.05%) Tomcat
24 47 (17.67%) Opscode Chef
25 45 (16.92%) Firewall
25 45 (16.92%) Windows

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 74 (27.82%) Apache
2 48 (18.05%) Tomcat
3 43 (16.17%) nginx
4 41 (15.41%) Confluence
5 36 (13.53%) OpenStack
6 32 (12.03%) Jetty
6 32 (12.03%) WildFly
7 27 (10.15%) Mule ESB
8 15 (5.64%) JBoss
9 10 (3.76%) IIS
10 5 (1.88%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.13%) ColdFusion
11 3 (1.13%) MediaWiki
12 2 (0.75%) CMS
12 2 (0.75%) SAS
13 1 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 94 (35.34%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (14.66%) GitHub
3 14 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (4.89%) Amazon S3
4 13 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (3.76%) Amazon ELB
5 10 (3.76%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (3.76%) G Suite
6 7 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (2.26%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (2.26%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.88%) Route 53
9 4 (1.50%) Google Compute Engine
10 3 (1.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.75%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.75%) PaaS
12 1 (0.38%) Heroku
12 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (16.92%) Firewall
2 44 (16.54%) VPN
3 34 (12.78%) LDAP
4 28 (10.53%) Reverse Proxy
5 26 (9.77%) DNS
6 23 (8.65%) TCP/IP
7 20 (7.52%) DMZ
7 20 (7.52%) SSL
8 10 (3.76%) IPsec
9 9 (3.38%) DHCP
9 9 (3.38%) VLAN
10 8 (3.01%) iSCSI
10 8 (3.01%) LAN
10 8 (3.01%) WAN
11 7 (2.63%) SAN
12 6 (2.26%) NAS
13 4 (1.50%) SMTP
13 4 (1.50%) SSH
13 4 (1.50%) Unified Communications
14 3 (1.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (36.09%) PostgreSQL
2 71 (26.69%) MySQL
3 30 (11.28%) NoSQL
4 22 (8.27%) MongoDB
5 14 (5.26%) Big Data
6 11 (4.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (4.14%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.76%) Redis
7 10 (3.76%) SQL Server
8 7 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (2.26%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (2.26%) CloverETL
9 6 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.50%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.13%) MariaDB
11 3 (1.13%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.38%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 107 (40.23%) Jenkins
2 103 (38.72%) Git (software)
3 41 (15.41%) JIRA
4 33 (12.41%) Gerrit
5 32 (12.03%) Mercurial
6 31 (11.65%) GitLab
7 28 (10.53%) Vagrant
8 19 (7.14%) JIRA Agile
9 15 (5.64%) Hudson
10 11 (4.14%) Maven
11 9 (3.38%) Artifactory
11 9 (3.38%) Bitbucket
11 9 (3.38%) Bundler
12 8 (3.01%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (2.26%) Subversion
13 6 (2.26%) TeamCity
14 5 (1.88%) SonarQube
15 3 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 3 (1.13%) JBehave
15 3 (1.13%) JUnit
General
1 15 (5.64%) Publishing
2 10 (3.76%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.01%) Finance
4 7 (2.63%) Back Office
5 4 (1.50%) Retail
6 3 (1.13%) Games
6 3 (1.13%) Marketing
7 2 (0.75%) Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 129 (48.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 50 (18.80%) Administrator
3 46 (17.29%) Linux Engineer
4 38 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 38 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 35 (13.16%) Linux Administrator
5 35 (13.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 29 (10.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 28 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
8 27 (10.15%) AWS DevOps
9 25 (9.40%) Senior DevOps
9 25 (9.40%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 19 (7.14%) Developer
11 15 (5.64%) Java Developer
12 11 (4.14%) Consultant
12 11 (4.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
13 10 (3.76%) AWS Administrator
13 10 (3.76%) Cloud Engineer
13 10 (3.76%) DevOps Administrator
14 9 (3.38%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (21.05%) LAMP
2 38 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
3 36 (13.53%) RabbitMQ
4 34 (12.78%) LEMP Stack
5 22 (8.27%) Web Services
6 14 (5.26%) Node.js
7 11 (4.14%) REST
8 7 (2.63%) MCollective
9 6 (2.26%) libvirt
9 6 (2.26%) SOAP
10 5 (1.88%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.88%) CSS
10 5 (1.88%) HTML
10 5 (1.88%) Spring
11 4 (1.50%) Django
11 4 (1.50%) ELK Stack
11 4 (1.50%) J2EE
11 4 (1.50%) Java EE
11 4 (1.50%) JSON
11 4 (1.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.39%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.51%) Private Cloud
3 11 (4.14%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.76%) Clustering
4 10 (3.76%) Public Cloud
5 8 (3.01%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.01%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (2.63%) Cloud Native
7 6 (2.26%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.26%) Data Integration
7 6 (2.26%) PKI
8 5 (1.88%) Wiki
9 4 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.50%) User Experience
10 3 (1.13%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.13%) Fintech
10 3 (1.13%) Replication
11 2 (0.75%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.75%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 264 (99.25%) Linux
2 160 (60.15%) CentOS
3 71 (26.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 45 (16.92%) Windows
5 25 (9.40%) Debian
6 24 (9.02%) Unix
7 15 (5.64%) Windows 10
8 14 (5.26%) SUSE
9 12 (4.51%) Mac OS X
9 12 (4.51%) Windows Server
10 10 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (3.38%) Android
11 9 (3.38%) Apple iOS
11 9 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (3.01%) Windows 8
13 7 (2.63%) Fedora
13 7 (2.63%) Windows 7
13 7 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (2.26%) Windows 2000
15 5 (1.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (72.56%) DevOps
2 113 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (27.07%) Continuous Integration
4 62 (23.31%) Scrum
5 53 (19.92%) Configuration Management
6 41 (15.41%) Open Source
7 40 (15.04%) Continuous Delivery
8 37 (13.91%) Load Balancing
9 24 (9.02%) Change Management
10 21 (7.89%) SDLC
11 20 (7.52%) Infrastructure Management
11 20 (7.52%) Web Operations
12 19 (7.14%) Process Management
12 19 (7.14%) Workflow
13 13 (4.89%) Change Control
14 12 (4.51%) Analytics
14 12 (4.51%) Security Hardening
15 11 (4.14%) Automated Testing
16 10 (3.76%) High Availability
16 10 (3.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 128 (48.12%) Python
2 99 (37.22%) Bash Shell
3 60 (22.56%) Java
4 58 (21.80%) Ruby
5 56 (21.05%) Perl
6 26 (9.77%) PHP
7 20 (7.52%) Groovy
8 16 (6.02%) Shell Script
9 13 (4.89%) PowerShell
10 12 (4.51%) SQL
11 8 (3.01%) JavaScript
12 6 (2.26%) Go
13 5 (1.88%) Scala
14 3 (1.13%) C-shell
15 2 (0.75%) C++
15 2 (0.75%) Erlang
16 1 (0.38%) Korn
16 1 (0.38%) Lua
16 1 (0.38%) PHP 5
16 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (14.66%) Security Cleared
2 36 (13.53%) SC Cleared
3 17 (6.39%) Degree
4 11 (4.14%) RHCE
5 9 (3.38%) CCNA
5 9 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (3.01%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (2.63%) CCNP
7 7 (2.63%) RHCSA
8 6 (2.26%) RHCA
9 5 (1.88%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.50%) BC Cleared
10 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.13%) ACMT
11 3 (1.13%) CCA
11 3 (1.13%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.13%) MCSE
11 3 (1.13%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.14%) QA
2 3 (1.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 95 (35.71%) Docker
2 69 (25.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (16.92%) Virtual Machines
4 39 (14.66%) Active Directory
5 37 (13.91%) Xen
6 13 (4.89%) iptables
7 10 (3.76%) NFS
8 9 (3.38%) BitLocker
8 9 (3.38%) KVM
8 9 (3.38%) Postfix
8 9 (3.38%) VirtualBox
8 9 (3.38%) XenApp
8 9 (3.38%) XenDesktop
8 9 (3.38%) XenServer
9 6 (2.26%) vCloud
10 3 (1.13%) Samba
11 2 (0.75%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.38%) Squid
12 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 113 (42.48%) Puppet
2 82 (30.83%) Ansible
3 47 (17.67%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (16.92%) ZABBIX
5 42 (15.79%) HAProxy
6 28 (10.53%) logstash
7 27 (10.15%) Kibana
8 20 (7.52%) Terraform
9 17 (6.39%) Nagios
10 15 (5.64%) Kubernetes
11 12 (4.51%) Salt
12 11 (4.14%) SCCM
13 9 (3.38%) WSUS
14 5 (1.88%) Consul
14 5 (1.88%) Rundeck
15 4 (1.50%) Icinga
15 4 (1.50%) Pingdom
16 3 (1.13%) Casper Suite
17 2 (0.75%) FreeIPA
17 2 (0.75%) Mesos
Vendors
1 99 (37.22%) Red Hat
2 90 (33.83%) VMware
3 37 (13.91%) Atlassian
4 22 (8.27%) Google
5 18 (6.77%) Dell
6 17 (6.39%) Microsoft
7 14 (5.26%) Cisco
7 14 (5.26%) Citrix
8 11 (4.14%) HP
9 9 (3.38%) Apple
9 9 (3.38%) EMC
9 9 (3.38%) Symantec
10 8 (3.01%) ServiceNow
11 6 (2.26%) Veracode
12 5 (1.88%) AppDynamics
12 5 (1.88%) Black Duck
12 5 (1.88%) Sonatype
13 4 (1.50%) Adobe
13 4 (1.50%) PagerDuty
13 4 (1.50%) SaltStack
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