The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.36% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
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 Oxfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
91 144 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.22% 28.24% 24.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 110 85
Median daily rate £388 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £130 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £429 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 27
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £125.80 £19.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Ubuntu
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Oxford - 1 - - 4
Ubuntu
South East

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) MariaDB
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) HAProxy
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (33.33%) Datadog
3 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (33.33%) iptables
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (33.33%) Sysdig
3 1 (33.33%) Full Text Search
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) SELinux
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (33.33%) Datadog
2 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (33.33%) Route 53
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MariaDB
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (33.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Italian Language
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Architect
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Kafka
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (33.33%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Full Text Search
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) AWK
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) sed
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) Gluster
1 1 (33.33%) iptables
1 1 (33.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) HAProxy
2 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) SELinux
2 1 (33.33%) Sysdig
2 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Percona
1 1 (33.33%) Talend