The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.31% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +37.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 Oxford region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 92 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 13.93% 32.06% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 75 37
Median daily rate £475 £280 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.64% -27.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £130 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £478 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 18
Median hourly rate £12.50 £55.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.27% +243.75%
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 Oxford

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) POSIX
2 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) AWK
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Varnish
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon Glacier
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (50.00%) Route 53
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (50.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Architect
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) AWK
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) sed
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) iptables
1 1 (50.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) SELinux
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Talend