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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 62 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.34% 0.13% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.27% 0.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £280
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+31.14% +90.62%
Ubuntu
South East

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
157 198 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.66% 26.68% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 127 47
Median daily rate £345 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 35 27
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £13.35 £10.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £17.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 2 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP