The first table below looks at the demand for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Reading region.

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.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank - 68 -
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.53% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £213 £335
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -36.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - -
Operating Systems Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
232 231 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 25.49% 24.50% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 101 112
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 19
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% +43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £30.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
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Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ubuntu across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in Reading