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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 307 334 366
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +32
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 127 99 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.42% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.69% 1.99% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 63 44
Median daily rate £500 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £548 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £47.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-43.68% +196.87%
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
4722 4987 5244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.31% 21.13% 22.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3326 3407 3475
Median daily rate £438 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £190 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 178 237
Median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.83 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +52 19 £500 +2.56% 10
Croydon -20 5 £480 +9.71% 1
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £375 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 231 (100.00%) Linux
2 169 (73.16%) DevOps
3 123 (53.25%) CentOS
4 117 (50.65%) Puppet
5 105 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 100 (43.29%) Red Hat
7 98 (42.42%) Jenkins
8 94 (40.69%) Amazon AWS
9 81 (35.06%) Python
10 79 (34.20%) Git (software)
11 76 (32.90%) Continuous Integration
12 74 (32.03%) Bash Shell
13 69 (29.87%) Ansible
14 66 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
14 66 (28.57%) Java
15 62 (26.84%) PostgreSQL
16 60 (25.97%) MySQL
17 59 (25.54%) Ruby
18 58 (25.11%) Continuous Delivery
19 57 (24.68%) Windows
20 55 (23.81%) VMware
21 53 (22.94%) Apache
22 52 (22.51%) Perl
23 47 (20.35%) JIRA
23 47 (20.35%) MongoDB
24 45 (19.48%) Confluence
24 45 (19.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 45 (19.48%) Configuration Management
25 43 (18.61%) Docker
26 38 (16.45%) OpenStack

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 53 (22.94%) Apache
2 45 (19.48%) Confluence
3 38 (16.45%) OpenStack
4 31 (13.42%) Tomcat
5 28 (12.12%) nginx
6 24 (10.39%) JBoss
7 13 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (4.76%) Mule ESB
9 5 (2.16%) Jetty
9 5 (2.16%) MediaWiki
10 4 (1.73%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.73%) WildFly
11 3 (1.30%) WordPress
12 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.43%) ExpressionEngine
12 1 (0.43%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.43%) IIS
12 1 (0.43%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.43%) Magento
2 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 94 (40.69%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (7.36%) GitHub
3 9 (3.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.60%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (2.16%) Google Apps
6 5 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (2.16%) PaaS
7 4 (1.73%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.87%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.87%) IaaS
9 2 (0.87%) Office 365
9 2 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.43%) Joyent
10 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.55%) DNS
1 29 (12.55%) VPN
2 24 (10.39%) LDAP
3 22 (9.52%) Firewall
4 13 (5.63%) IPsec
5 12 (5.19%) DMZ
6 11 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
7 8 (3.46%) DHCP
8 7 (3.03%) SSL
8 7 (3.03%) TCP/IP
9 6 (2.60%) Network Security
10 5 (2.16%) BGP
10 5 (2.16%) HTTP
10 5 (2.16%) IPv6
10 5 (2.16%) iSCSI
10 5 (2.16%) LAN
10 5 (2.16%) WAN
11 4 (1.73%) EIGRP
11 4 (1.73%) OSPF
11 4 (1.73%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (26.84%) PostgreSQL
2 60 (25.97%) MySQL
3 47 (20.35%) MongoDB
4 29 (12.55%) NoSQL
5 17 (7.36%) Redis
6 16 (6.93%) Hadoop
7 15 (6.49%) Big Data
8 14 (6.06%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.46%) HBase
10 7 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (2.60%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (2.60%) CloverETL
11 6 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.60%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.60%) SQL Server
12 5 (2.16%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (1.73%) MariaDB
14 3 (1.30%) Apache Hive
14 3 (1.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 98 (42.42%) Jenkins
2 79 (34.20%) Git (software)
3 47 (20.35%) JIRA
4 25 (10.82%) Hudson
5 14 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
6 13 (5.63%) Artifactory
7 11 (4.76%) Gerrit
7 11 (4.76%) JIRA Agile
7 11 (4.76%) Mercurial
7 11 (4.76%) SonarQube
8 10 (4.33%) Cucumber
8 10 (4.33%) Subversion
9 7 (3.03%) Geb
9 7 (3.03%) IntelliJ
9 7 (3.03%) Spock
10 6 (2.60%) TeamCity
11 5 (2.16%) Maven
11 5 (2.16%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (1.73%) Bitbucket
12 4 (1.73%) JUnit
General
1 17 (7.36%) Publishing
2 7 (3.03%) Finance
3 6 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.16%) Games
5 3 (1.30%) Back Office
5 3 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.30%) Marketing
5 3 (1.30%) Retail
6 2 (0.87%) Electronics
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
7 1 (0.43%) Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.43%) Front Office
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 105 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 51 (22.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 50 (21.65%) Linux Engineer
4 42 (18.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 37 (16.02%) AWS Engineer
6 33 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
7 32 (13.85%) Administrator
8 29 (12.55%) Developer
9 25 (10.82%) Systems Administrator
10 23 (9.96%) Java Developer
11 21 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
11 21 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 18 (7.79%) Linux Administrator
13 17 (7.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 15 (6.49%) Consultant
15 11 (4.76%) DevOps Consultant
15 11 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
16 9 (3.90%) Senior Linux Engineer
17 8 (3.46%) Analyst
17 8 (3.46%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (16.45%) Web Services
2 28 (12.12%) LAMP
3 19 (8.23%) RabbitMQ
4 18 (7.79%) RESTful
5 16 (6.93%) LAPP Stack
6 15 (6.49%) LEMP Stack
7 13 (5.63%) ELK Stack
7 13 (5.63%) Node.js
8 11 (4.76%) J2EE
8 11 (4.76%) Spring
9 8 (3.46%) AngularJS
9 8 (3.46%) Apache Camel
9 8 (3.46%) Grails
9 8 (3.46%) REST
9 8 (3.46%) Spring Boot
10 7 (3.03%) CSS
10 7 (3.03%) JAX-RS
10 7 (3.03%) XML
11 6 (2.60%) jQuery
12 5 (2.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.36%) Mobile App
2 12 (5.19%) Public Cloud
3 11 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.90%) Clustering
4 9 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.03%) PKI
5 7 (3.03%) User Experience
6 6 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.60%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.60%) Device Driver
7 5 (2.16%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.16%) Enterprise Cloud
7 5 (2.16%) Online Games
7 5 (2.16%) Wiki
8 4 (1.73%) CESG
8 4 (1.73%) Derivative
9 3 (1.30%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.30%) CMDB
9 3 (1.30%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 231 (100.00%) Linux
2 123 (53.25%) CentOS
3 57 (24.68%) Windows
4 45 (19.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (11.26%) Debian
6 23 (9.96%) Unix
7 22 (9.52%) Windows Server
8 10 (4.33%) Windows 10
8 10 (4.33%) Windows 8
9 9 (3.90%) Fedora
10 7 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (2.60%) Windows 7
11 6 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (2.16%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (1.73%) Android
13 4 (1.73%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.73%) Solaris
13 4 (1.73%) SUSE
13 4 (1.73%) VMS
13 4 (1.73%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (73.16%) DevOps
2 105 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (32.90%) Continuous Integration
4 58 (25.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 45 (19.48%) Configuration Management
6 37 (16.02%) Open Source
7 36 (15.58%) Scrum
8 20 (8.66%) TDD
8 20 (8.66%) Web Operations
9 19 (8.23%) Load Balancing
10 17 (7.36%) Workflow
11 15 (6.49%) Release Management
11 15 (6.49%) Security Hardening
11 15 (6.49%) SOA
12 14 (6.06%) High Availability
12 14 (6.06%) SDLC
13 13 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (5.63%) Integration Testing
13 13 (5.63%) Service Delivery
14 12 (5.19%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (35.06%) Python
2 74 (32.03%) Bash Shell
3 66 (28.57%) Java
4 59 (25.54%) Ruby
5 52 (22.51%) Perl
6 38 (16.45%) PHP
7 20 (8.66%) Groovy
8 10 (4.33%) SQL
9 8 (3.46%) JavaScript
9 8 (3.46%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.73%) C++
10 4 (1.73%) Korn
10 4 (1.73%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.73%) Scala
11 3 (1.30%) C
12 2 (0.87%) AWK
12 2 (0.87%) Go
12 2 (0.87%) sed
13 1 (0.43%) Clojure
13 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 31 (13.42%) Security Cleared
2 26 (11.26%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.90%) CCNA
3 9 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.46%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (3.46%) Degree
5 5 (2.16%) CCNP
6 3 (1.30%) ACMT
6 3 (1.30%) CCA
6 3 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.30%) MCSE
6 3 (1.30%) MCTS
6 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.30%) RHCA
6 3 (1.30%) RHCE
6 3 (1.30%) RHCSA
7 2 (0.87%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.87%) CCDA
7 2 (0.87%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.33%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 43 (18.61%) Docker
2 33 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (11.69%) Active Directory
4 14 (6.06%) iptables
4 14 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (5.63%) vCloud
6 10 (4.33%) Hyper-V
7 8 (3.46%) KVM
7 8 (3.46%) NFS
7 8 (3.46%) Postfix
7 8 (3.46%) XenServer
8 5 (2.16%) Samba
8 5 (2.16%) Xen
9 4 (1.73%) LXC
10 3 (1.30%) BitLocker
10 3 (1.30%) Squid
10 3 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.30%) vSphere
10 3 (1.30%) XenApp
10 3 (1.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 117 (50.65%) Puppet
2 69 (29.87%) Ansible
3 66 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (12.99%) HAProxy
5 28 (12.12%) Nagios
6 27 (11.69%) ZABBIX
7 25 (10.82%) logstash
8 20 (8.66%) Salt
9 19 (8.23%) Kibana
10 14 (6.06%) Rundeck
11 13 (5.63%) Kubernetes
11 13 (5.63%) Terraform
12 10 (4.33%) SCCM
13 5 (2.16%) Cacti
13 5 (2.16%) Consul
13 5 (2.16%) Packer
14 4 (1.73%) FreeIPA
14 4 (1.73%) Icinga
15 3 (1.30%) Casper Suite
15 3 (1.30%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 100 (43.29%) Red Hat
2 55 (23.81%) VMware
3 27 (11.69%) Atlassian
4 16 (6.93%) Google
5 12 (5.19%) Microsoft
6 11 (4.76%) Black Duck
6 11 (4.76%) Sonatype
6 11 (4.76%) Veracode
7 9 (3.90%) Cisco
8 8 (3.46%) Citrix
9 6 (2.60%) Dell
10 5 (2.16%) hybris
11 4 (1.73%) Apple
11 4 (1.73%) Percona
11 4 (1.73%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.73%) Splunk
12 3 (1.30%) Cloudera
12 3 (1.30%) EMC
12 3 (1.30%) HP
12 3 (1.30%) Symantec
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