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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
England / London
Rank 300 317 306
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 106 108 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.51% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.69% 2.57% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 85 85
Median daily rate £463 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.54% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £535 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £310
% change year-on-year
+14.79% +37.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £8.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+105.88% -81.11%

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
3946 4202 4807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.29% 19.87% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2788 2895 3305
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 137 145
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -4.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +3 11 £450 -10.00% 7
Croydon +6 6 £469 +10.29%
Westminster +3 1 £550 +12.82%
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 231 (99.14%) Linux
2 135 (57.94%) DevOps
3 130 (55.79%) CentOS
4 124 (53.22%) Python
5 99 (42.49%) Bash Shell
6 98 (42.06%) Git (software)
7 93 (39.91%) Red Hat
8 92 (39.48%) Agile Software Development
9 90 (38.63%) Puppet
10 87 (37.34%) Docker
11 85 (36.48%) Jenkins
12 72 (30.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 64 (27.47%) Amazon AWS
14 63 (27.04%) Ruby
14 63 (27.04%) PostgreSQL
15 62 (26.61%) Configuration Management
15 62 (26.61%) VMware
16 60 (25.75%) Java
17 58 (24.89%) Ansible
18 54 (23.18%) MySQL
18 54 (23.18%) Apache
19 50 (21.46%) Security Cleared
20 49 (21.03%) Continuous Integration
20 49 (21.03%) Windows
21 48 (20.60%) SC Cleared
22 47 (20.17%) VMware Infrastructure
23 44 (18.88%) Scrum
24 37 (15.88%) Firewall
25 36 (15.45%) Perl
25 36 (15.45%) LDAP

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 54 (23.18%) Apache
2 31 (13.30%) nginx
3 30 (12.88%) Tomcat
4 22 (9.44%) OpenStack
5 20 (8.58%) Confluence
5 20 (8.58%) Jetty
5 20 (8.58%) WildFly
6 17 (7.30%) Mule ESB
7 16 (6.87%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (4.72%) IIS
9 7 (3.00%) JBoss
10 5 (2.15%) WebSphere
10 5 (2.15%) WordPress
11 4 (1.72%) CMS
12 2 (0.86%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.86%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (1.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 64 (27.47%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (15.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (13.73%) GitHub
4 11 (4.72%) Amazon ELB
5 10 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (4.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (3.86%) G Suite
7 8 (3.43%) Amazon S3
8 6 (2.58%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (2.15%) Route 53
10 4 (1.72%) PaaS
11 3 (1.29%) Akamai
12 2 (0.86%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudTrail
13 1 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 37 (15.88%) Firewall
2 36 (15.45%) LDAP
3 30 (12.88%) TCP/IP
4 27 (11.59%) DNS
5 23 (9.87%) VPN
6 17 (7.30%) Reverse Proxy
7 14 (6.01%) SSL
8 10 (4.29%) DMZ
9 8 (3.43%) LAN
9 8 (3.43%) WAN
10 7 (3.00%) DHCP
10 7 (3.00%) HTTP
11 6 (2.58%) Kerberos
12 5 (2.15%) Internet
12 5 (2.15%) VLAN
13 4 (1.72%) IPsec
14 3 (1.29%) iSCSI
14 3 (1.29%) SMTP
14 3 (1.29%) SSH
15 2 (0.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (27.04%) PostgreSQL
2 54 (23.18%) MySQL
3 19 (8.15%) NoSQL
4 13 (5.58%) MongoDB
5 12 (5.15%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.15%) SQL Server
6 8 (3.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (3.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (3.43%) Big Data
7 5 (2.15%) Redis
8 4 (1.72%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.72%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.43%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 98 (42.06%) Git (software)
2 85 (36.48%) Jenkins
3 26 (11.16%) JIRA
4 25 (10.73%) GitLab
4 25 (10.73%) Maven
5 22 (9.44%) Gerrit
5 22 (9.44%) Vagrant
6 19 (8.15%) Mercurial
7 13 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (5.15%) Visual Studio
9 10 (4.29%) Artifactory
10 8 (3.43%) JIRA Agile
11 7 (3.00%) TeamCity
12 6 (2.58%) MSBuild
13 5 (2.15%) Bitbucket
13 5 (2.15%) Bundler
14 4 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (1.72%) Hudson
14 4 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
15 2 (0.86%) Subversion
General
1 11 (4.72%) Law
2 10 (4.29%) Finance
3 8 (3.43%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.15%) Retail
5 3 (1.29%) Publishing
6 2 (0.86%) Banking
6 2 (0.86%) Games
6 2 (0.86%) Marketing
7 1 (0.43%) Back Office
7 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 102 (43.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 44 (18.88%) Administrator
3 39 (16.74%) Linux Engineer
4 35 (15.02%) Developer
5 34 (14.59%) Linux Administrator
6 32 (13.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 31 (13.30%) Systems Administrator
8 29 (12.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 27 (11.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 22 (9.44%) AWS Engineer
11 21 (9.01%) AWS DevOps
12 13 (5.58%) Senior DevOps
12 13 (5.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 12 (5.15%) Software Engineer
14 11 (4.72%) Java Developer
15 9 (3.86%) Software Developer
16 8 (3.43%) AWS Administrator
16 8 (3.43%) Design Engineer
17 7 (3.00%) Monitoring Engineer
17 7 (3.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (15.02%) LAMP
2 33 (14.16%) RabbitMQ
3 32 (13.73%) HTML
4 23 (9.87%) CSS
4 23 (9.87%) LAPP Stack
4 23 (9.87%) LEMP Stack
5 21 (9.01%) Elastic Stack
6 20 (8.58%) JSON
7 18 (7.73%) XML
8 16 (6.87%) RSS
8 16 (6.87%) XSLT
9 15 (6.44%) Kafka
10 14 (6.01%) .NET
10 14 (6.01%) Web Services
11 12 (5.15%) PostGIS
12 11 (4.72%) HTML5
12 11 (4.72%) Node.js
13 10 (4.29%) AngularJS
13 10 (4.29%) REST
14 9 (3.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.30%) Data Centre
2 16 (6.87%) Web 2.0
3 13 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.58%) Linux Command Line
4 11 (4.72%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.29%) Private Cloud
6 7 (3.00%) Cloud Native
6 7 (3.00%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.58%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.15%) Fintech
8 5 (2.15%) YubiKey
9 4 (1.72%) Spread Betting
10 3 (1.29%) Clustering
10 3 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.29%) Life Science
10 3 (1.29%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.86%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.86%) User Experience
11 2 (0.86%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 231 (99.14%) Linux
2 130 (55.79%) CentOS
3 72 (30.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 49 (21.03%) Windows
5 26 (11.16%) Windows Server
6 23 (9.87%) Debian
7 16 (6.87%) Unix
8 15 (6.44%) SUSE
9 10 (4.29%) Mac OS X
9 10 (4.29%) Windows 10
10 8 (3.43%) Android
10 8 (3.43%) Apple iOS
10 8 (3.43%) Windows 7
10 8 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (2.58%) Windows 2000
11 6 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (2.15%) Solaris
13 4 (1.72%) Fedora
14 3 (1.29%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (57.94%) DevOps
2 92 (39.48%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (26.61%) Configuration Management
4 49 (21.03%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (18.88%) Scrum
6 26 (11.16%) Load Balancing
7 25 (10.73%) Open Source
8 22 (9.44%) Continuous Delivery
9 19 (8.15%) ITIL
9 19 (8.15%) OOP
10 18 (7.73%) Web Operations
11 16 (6.87%) Infrastructure Management
12 15 (6.44%) OO
12 15 (6.44%) Service Management
12 15 (6.44%) Web Development
13 14 (6.01%) Procedural Programming
13 14 (6.01%) Server Building
14 13 (5.58%) Change Management
14 13 (5.58%) Information Management
14 13 (5.58%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 124 (53.22%) Python
2 99 (42.49%) Bash Shell
3 63 (27.04%) Ruby
4 60 (25.75%) Java
5 36 (15.45%) Perl
6 33 (14.16%) PHP
7 31 (13.30%) JavaScript
8 28 (12.02%) PowerShell
9 19 (8.15%) SQL
10 18 (7.73%) Go
11 17 (7.30%) C
12 14 (6.01%) Shell Script
13 12 (5.15%) C#
13 12 (5.15%) T-SQL
14 10 (4.29%) Groovy
15 5 (2.15%) Scala
16 3 (1.29%) C++
16 3 (1.29%) C-shell
17 2 (0.86%) Erlang
17 2 (0.86%) Korn
Qualifications
1 50 (21.46%) Security Cleared
2 48 (20.60%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.01%) Degree
4 5 (2.15%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.72%) BC Cleared
5 4 (1.72%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.86%) CCNA
6 2 (0.86%) CCNP
6 2 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.86%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.43%) ACMT
7 1 (0.43%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.43%) CCA
7 1 (0.43%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.43%) MCSE
7 1 (0.43%) MCTS
7 1 (0.43%) RHCA
7 1 (0.43%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.44%) QA
2 3 (1.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) PMO
System Software
1 87 (37.34%) Docker
2 47 (20.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (14.16%) Active Directory
4 28 (12.02%) Xen
5 26 (11.16%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (4.29%) KVM
7 8 (3.43%) BitLocker
7 8 (3.43%) VMware ESX
7 8 (3.43%) XenApp
7 8 (3.43%) XenDesktop
8 7 (3.00%) Postfix
8 7 (3.00%) vCloud
9 6 (2.58%) NFS
10 5 (2.15%) VirtualBox
11 4 (1.72%) iptables
12 3 (1.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 2 (0.86%) LXC
13 2 (0.86%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.43%) Sendmail
14 1 (0.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 90 (38.63%) Puppet
2 58 (24.89%) Ansible
3 27 (11.59%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (11.59%) ZABBIX
4 24 (10.30%) HAProxy
5 22 (9.44%) Kibana
5 22 (9.44%) logstash
6 15 (6.44%) Terraform
7 12 (5.15%) Nagios
8 9 (3.86%) Kubernetes
9 8 (3.43%) SCCM
9 8 (3.43%) WSUS
9 8 (3.43%) yum
10 6 (2.58%) Consul
10 6 (2.58%) Mesos
10 6 (2.58%) OpenIDM
10 6 (2.58%) Packer
11 4 (1.72%) Pingdom
11 4 (1.72%) Salt
12 3 (1.29%) FreeIPA
Vendors
1 93 (39.91%) Red Hat
2 62 (26.61%) VMware
3 21 (9.01%) Microsoft
4 20 (8.58%) Atlassian
5 13 (5.58%) Google
6 12 (5.15%) Dell
7 11 (4.72%) Cisco
7 11 (4.72%) Citrix
8 10 (4.29%) HP
9 8 (3.43%) AppDynamics
9 8 (3.43%) Apple
9 8 (3.43%) Symantec
10 7 (3.00%) ServiceNow
11 6 (2.58%) ForgeRock
12 5 (2.15%) EMC
12 5 (2.15%) SaltStack
13 4 (1.72%) Isilon
13 4 (1.72%) PagerDuty
14 3 (1.29%) Splunk
14 3 (1.29%) Veracode
West London
PCR
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago