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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 311 320 364
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +44
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 139 117 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.60% 0.49% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.91% 2.30% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 72 56
Median daily rate £500 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £534 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £388
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £50.00 £150.00
% change year-on-year
-46.50% -66.66%
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
4781 5088 5502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.77% 21.43% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3351 3474 3601
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 145 246
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% +14.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.61 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.50 £32.10
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +46 22 £513 +7.89% 9
Croydon -20 3 £475 +5.55% 1
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £375 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 246 (100.00%) Linux
2 190 (77.24%) DevOps
3 128 (52.03%) CentOS
4 115 (46.75%) Puppet
5 110 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
6 107 (43.50%) Amazon AWS
7 102 (41.46%) Red Hat
8 101 (41.06%) Jenkins
9 94 (38.21%) Python
10 81 (32.93%) Git (software)
11 80 (32.52%) Bash Shell
12 79 (32.11%) Continuous Integration
13 77 (31.30%) Ansible
13 77 (31.30%) PostgreSQL
14 69 (28.05%) VMware
15 67 (27.24%) MySQL
15 67 (27.24%) Java
16 64 (26.02%) Opscode Chef
17 60 (24.39%) Continuous Delivery
17 60 (24.39%) Ruby
18 59 (23.98%) Apache
19 55 (22.36%) Perl
19 55 (22.36%) Windows
19 55 (22.36%) Docker
20 48 (19.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 46 (18.70%) JIRA
22 44 (17.89%) Scrum
22 44 (17.89%) LAMP
22 44 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
22 44 (17.89%) Confluence

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 59 (23.98%) Apache
2 44 (17.89%) Confluence
3 43 (17.48%) Tomcat
4 39 (15.85%) OpenStack
5 36 (14.63%) nginx
6 25 (10.16%) JBoss
7 18 (7.32%) Mule ESB
8 15 (6.10%) Jetty
9 14 (5.69%) WildFly
10 13 (5.28%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (2.03%) MediaWiki
12 2 (0.81%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.81%) WordPress
13 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.41%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.41%) Liferay
13 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 107 (43.50%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (10.16%) GitHub
3 10 (4.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (3.66%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.44%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (2.03%) PaaS
7 4 (1.63%) Google Compute Engine
8 3 (1.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (1.22%) Google Apps
8 3 (1.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.81%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.41%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.41%) Joyent
10 1 (0.41%) Office 365
10 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (16.67%) VPN
2 32 (13.01%) Firewall
3 29 (11.79%) DNS
4 22 (8.94%) LDAP
5 19 (7.72%) DMZ
5 19 (7.72%) Reverse Proxy
6 15 (6.10%) IPsec
6 15 (6.10%) SSL
7 13 (5.28%) TCP/IP
8 7 (2.85%) DHCP
9 6 (2.44%) BGP
9 6 (2.44%) iSCSI
9 6 (2.44%) LAN
9 6 (2.44%) Network Security
9 6 (2.44%) SAN
9 6 (2.44%) VLAN
9 6 (2.44%) WAN
10 5 (2.03%) EIGRP
10 5 (2.03%) NAS
10 5 (2.03%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (31.30%) PostgreSQL
2 67 (27.24%) MySQL
3 42 (17.07%) MongoDB
4 34 (13.82%) NoSQL
5 19 (7.72%) Redis
6 14 (5.69%) Hadoop
7 13 (5.28%) Big Data
8 12 (4.88%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.25%) HBase
9 8 (3.25%) SQL Server
10 7 (2.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (2.85%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (2.44%) CloverETL
11 6 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.22%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.81%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 101 (41.06%) Jenkins
2 81 (32.93%) Git (software)
3 46 (18.70%) JIRA
4 27 (10.98%) Hudson
5 21 (8.54%) Mercurial
6 19 (7.72%) Gerrit
7 15 (6.10%) Sonatype Nexus
8 14 (5.69%) Artifactory
9 12 (4.88%) SonarQube
9 12 (4.88%) Vagrant
10 11 (4.47%) JIRA Agile
11 9 (3.66%) GitLab
12 8 (3.25%) Cucumber
12 8 (3.25%) Subversion
13 7 (2.85%) Geb
13 7 (2.85%) IntelliJ
13 7 (2.85%) Spock
14 4 (1.63%) Bitbucket
14 4 (1.63%) Bundler
14 4 (1.63%) JUnit
General
1 21 (8.54%) Publishing
2 7 (2.85%) Finance
2 7 (2.85%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.44%) Back Office
3 6 (2.44%) Games
4 3 (1.22%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.22%) Marketing
4 3 (1.22%) Retail
5 2 (0.81%) Electronics
6 1 (0.41%) Advertising
6 1 (0.41%) Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 115 (46.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 52 (21.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 49 (19.92%) Linux Engineer
4 43 (17.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 36 (14.63%) AWS Engineer
6 35 (14.23%) Administrator
7 31 (12.60%) AWS DevOps
7 31 (12.60%) Systems Administrator
8 28 (11.38%) Developer
9 25 (10.16%) Java Developer
10 22 (8.94%) Senior DevOps
10 22 (8.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 21 (8.54%) Linux Administrator
12 20 (8.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 15 (6.10%) Consultant
14 13 (5.28%) DevOps Administrator
15 11 (4.47%) DevOps Consultant
15 11 (4.47%) Operations Engineer
16 10 (4.07%) Senior Linux Engineer
17 8 (3.25%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (17.89%) LAMP
2 37 (15.04%) Web Services
3 28 (11.38%) RabbitMQ
4 24 (9.76%) LAPP Stack
5 22 (8.94%) LEMP Stack
6 17 (6.91%) RESTful
7 13 (5.28%) Spring
8 12 (4.88%) ELK Stack
9 11 (4.47%) J2EE
10 9 (3.66%) Node.js
11 8 (3.25%) Apache Camel
11 8 (3.25%) Grails
11 8 (3.25%) REST
11 8 (3.25%) Spring Boot
12 7 (2.85%) JAX-RS
12 7 (2.85%) XML
13 6 (2.44%) AngularJS
13 6 (2.44%) CSS
14 5 (2.03%) Java EE
14 5 (2.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.50%) Mobile App
1 16 (6.50%) Public Cloud
2 11 (4.47%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.66%) Clustering
3 9 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.25%) PKI
5 7 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.85%) User Experience
6 6 (2.44%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.44%) Device Driver
6 6 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (2.03%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.03%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.03%) Enterprise Cloud
7 5 (2.03%) Online Games
7 5 (2.03%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.03%) Wiki
8 4 (1.63%) CESG
8 4 (1.63%) Derivative
9 3 (1.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 246 (100.00%) Linux
2 128 (52.03%) CentOS
3 55 (22.36%) Windows
4 48 (19.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (10.98%) Debian
6 16 (6.50%) Unix
6 16 (6.50%) Windows Server
7 12 (4.88%) Windows 10
7 12 (4.88%) Windows 8
8 9 (3.66%) Fedora
9 7 (2.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.03%) SUSE
10 5 (2.03%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (2.03%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.63%) Android
11 4 (1.63%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.63%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.63%) VMS
12 3 (1.22%) Solaris
12 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (77.24%) DevOps
2 110 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (32.11%) Continuous Integration
4 60 (24.39%) Continuous Delivery
5 44 (17.89%) Scrum
6 43 (17.48%) Open Source
7 39 (15.85%) Configuration Management
8 30 (12.20%) Load Balancing
9 25 (10.16%) Web Operations
10 18 (7.32%) SDLC
10 18 (7.32%) TDD
11 17 (6.91%) Security Hardening
12 15 (6.10%) SOA
13 14 (5.69%) High Availability
14 13 (5.28%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (5.28%) Release Management
14 13 (5.28%) Service Delivery
14 13 (5.28%) Workflow
15 12 (4.88%) OWASP
16 11 (4.47%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (38.21%) Python
2 80 (32.52%) Bash Shell
3 67 (27.24%) Java
4 60 (24.39%) Ruby
5 55 (22.36%) Perl
6 36 (14.63%) PHP
7 20 (8.13%) Groovy
8 12 (4.88%) SQL
9 7 (2.85%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.85%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.63%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.81%) AWK
11 2 (0.81%) C++
11 2 (0.81%) Go
11 2 (0.81%) Scala
11 2 (0.81%) sed
12 1 (0.41%) C
12 1 (0.41%) C#
12 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 31 (12.60%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.28%) Degree
4 11 (4.47%) CCNA
4 11 (4.47%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (3.66%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (3.66%) RHCE
6 7 (2.85%) CCNP
7 5 (2.03%) RHCA
7 5 (2.03%) RHCSA
8 3 (1.22%) ACMT
8 3 (1.22%) CCA
8 3 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.22%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.22%) MCSE
8 3 (1.22%) MCTS
8 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.81%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.81%) CCDA
9 2 (0.81%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.07%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 55 (22.36%) Docker
2 44 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (12.20%) Virtual Machines
4 24 (9.76%) Active Directory
5 15 (6.10%) iptables
5 15 (6.10%) vCloud
6 14 (5.69%) Xen
7 11 (4.47%) NFS
8 10 (4.07%) Hyper-V
8 10 (4.07%) XenServer
9 8 (3.25%) Postfix
10 7 (2.85%) KVM
11 6 (2.44%) VirtualBox
12 5 (2.03%) Samba
13 4 (1.63%) vSphere
14 3 (1.22%) BitLocker
14 3 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (1.22%) XenApp
14 3 (1.22%) XenDesktop
15 2 (0.81%) Squid
Systems Management
1 115 (46.75%) Puppet
2 77 (31.30%) Ansible
3 64 (26.02%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (15.45%) HAProxy
5 35 (14.23%) ZABBIX
6 26 (10.57%) logstash
7 24 (9.76%) Kibana
8 22 (8.94%) Salt
9 18 (7.32%) Nagios
10 16 (6.50%) Kubernetes
11 15 (6.10%) Terraform
12 14 (5.69%) Rundeck
13 12 (4.88%) SCCM
14 4 (1.63%) FreeIPA
14 4 (1.63%) Icinga
14 4 (1.63%) Packer
15 3 (1.22%) Casper Suite
15 3 (1.22%) Consul
15 3 (1.22%) Graphite
15 3 (1.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 102 (41.46%) Red Hat
2 69 (28.05%) VMware
3 27 (10.98%) Atlassian
4 17 (6.91%) Google
5 14 (5.69%) Microsoft
6 12 (4.88%) Black Duck
6 12 (4.88%) Sonatype
6 12 (4.88%) Veracode
7 11 (4.47%) Cisco
8 9 (3.66%) Dell
9 8 (3.25%) Citrix
10 7 (2.85%) EMC
11 5 (2.03%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.63%) hybris
12 4 (1.63%) Percona
13 3 (1.22%) HP
13 3 (1.22%) New Relic
13 3 (1.22%) ServiceNow
13 3 (1.22%) Splunk
13 3 (1.22%) Symantec
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