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 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 49 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.28% 0.35% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.43% 1.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £343
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +16.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £38.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-53.24% +208.00%
Ubuntu
Oxfordshire

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
70 75 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 19.50% 26.22% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 54 34
Median daily rate £350 £275 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £138 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £408 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 18
Median hourly rate £17.00 £55.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.09% +279.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £15.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £128.50 £19.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) POSIX
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) AWK
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Route 53
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) sed
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) SELinux
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud

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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Glacier
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) Route 53
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) POSIX
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) AWK
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) sed
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) SELinux