The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 206 231 238
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +7
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 36 38 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.40% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.16% 1.60% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 14
Median daily rate £456 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £300 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £505 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.24% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £38.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-53.24% +208.00%
Ubuntu
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1667 2370 2491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.54% 25.05% 25.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 901 1332 1285
Median daily rate £350 £375 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £215 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 238 217
Median hourly rate £18.25 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £11.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.30 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Ubuntu Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Ubuntu
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ubuntu across the South East region.

Ubuntu Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Ubuntu
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire +11 19 £475 +58.33% 6
Surrey +24 10 £419 -2.95% 3
Hampshire +15 3 £438 +40.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +9 1 - -
Oxfordshire -1 1 £500 - 2
West Sussex - 1 £488 -
Middlesex - 1 £410 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 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 South East region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 65 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (58.46%) Puppet
3 37 (56.92%) CentOS
4 34 (52.31%) Python
5 28 (43.08%) DevOps
6 27 (41.54%) Perl
7 23 (35.38%) Red Hat
7 23 (35.38%) Jenkins
8 21 (32.31%) Ansible
8 21 (32.31%) VMware
8 21 (32.31%) Bash Shell
9 18 (27.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (27.69%) Git (software)
9 18 (27.69%) Windows
10 16 (24.62%) Opscode Chef
11 15 (23.08%) Java
11 15 (23.08%) DNS
11 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
11 15 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (21.54%) Configuration Management
13 13 (20.00%) Debian
13 13 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (18.46%) SC Cleared
15 11 (16.92%) Docker
16 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (15.38%) VPN
16 10 (15.38%) SMTP
16 10 (15.38%) Unix
16 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
16 10 (15.38%) Ruby

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (13.85%) Apache
1 9 (13.85%) OpenStack
2 6 (9.23%) Confluence
3 5 (7.69%) nginx
4 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.15%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.08%) JBoss
6 1 (1.54%) SAS
6 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (6.15%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.54%) GitHub
6 1 (1.54%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.54%) PaaS
6 1 (1.54%) Route 53
6 1 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) DNS
2 10 (15.38%) SMTP
2 10 (15.38%) VPN
3 9 (13.85%) FTP
4 8 (12.31%) HTTP
5 5 (7.69%) DHCP
5 5 (7.69%) SSH
6 4 (6.15%) LDAP
6 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.62%) DVB
7 3 (4.62%) Firewall
7 3 (4.62%) ICMP
7 3 (4.62%) Internet
8 2 (3.08%) BGP
8 2 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.08%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (3.08%) HSRP
8 2 (3.08%) OSPF
8 2 (3.08%) SAN
8 2 (3.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) Hadoop
2 8 (12.31%) MySQL
3 6 (9.23%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (4.62%) Big Data
6 2 (3.08%) HBase
6 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.08%) Redis
7 1 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.54%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (35.38%) Jenkins
2 18 (27.69%) Git (software)
3 8 (12.31%) JIRA
4 6 (9.23%) Metasploit
5 5 (7.69%) Bitbucket
5 5 (7.69%) Vagrant
6 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.62%) Hudson
7 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.08%) IntelliJ
7 2 (3.08%) Selenium
7 2 (3.08%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.54%) Ant
8 1 (1.54%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.54%) JUnit
8 1 (1.54%) Maven
8 1 (1.54%) RSpec
8 1 (1.54%) Subversion
8 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Electronics
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
2 12 (18.46%) Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Administrator
3 11 (16.92%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (13.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (13.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (12.31%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 5 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.15%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (6.15%) Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) DevOps Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Java Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) Web Services
2 6 (9.23%) HTML
2 6 (9.23%) REST
3 4 (6.15%) HTML5
3 4 (6.15%) Node.js
3 4 (6.15%) XML
4 3 (4.62%) CSS
4 3 (4.62%) Django
4 3 (4.62%) JSON
4 3 (4.62%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (4.62%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.08%) jQuery
6 1 (1.54%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.54%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.54%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.54%) Phusion Passenger
6 1 (1.54%) Play Framework
6 1 (1.54%) Polymer
6 1 (1.54%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.62%) Digital TV
2 3 (4.62%) MPEG
2 3 (4.62%) Private Cloud
2 3 (4.62%) STB
3 2 (3.08%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.08%) Handset
3 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.54%) Fintech
4 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.54%) iPad
4 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (56.92%) CentOS
3 18 (27.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (27.69%) Windows
4 13 (20.00%) Debian
5 10 (15.38%) Unix
6 3 (4.62%) Android
7 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.54%) Fedora
8 1 (1.54%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.54%) Solaris
8 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) DevOps
2 14 (21.54%) Configuration Management
3 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (10.77%) Open Source
6 6 (9.23%) Automated Testing
6 6 (9.23%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (9.23%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (9.23%) Scrum
6 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.69%) Prototyping
8 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.62%) Application Performance Management
9 3 (4.62%) Memory Management
9 3 (4.62%) Performance Management
9 3 (4.62%) SOA
9 3 (4.62%) TDD
10 2 (3.08%) Continuous Deployment
10 2 (3.08%) Software Testing
10 2 (3.08%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (52.31%) Python
2 27 (41.54%) Perl
3 21 (32.31%) Bash Shell
4 15 (23.08%) Java
5 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 10 (15.38%) Ruby
6 9 (13.85%) C
6 9 (13.85%) PowerShell
6 9 (13.85%) SQL
7 6 (9.23%) C++
8 4 (6.15%) C#
9 3 (4.62%) PHP
10 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.54%) AWK
11 1 (1.54%) Groovy
11 1 (1.54%) Haskell
11 1 (1.54%) Korn
11 1 (1.54%) Scala
11 1 (1.54%) sed
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 12 (18.46%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.23%) AWS Certification
3 6 (9.23%) CEH
3 6 (9.23%) RHCT
4 2 (3.08%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) ISEB
4 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.54%) CCIE
5 1 (1.54%) CCNP
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.54%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 15 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (16.92%) Docker
3 7 (10.77%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (9.23%) vSphere
5 4 (6.15%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.62%) iptables
6 3 (4.62%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.08%) KVM
7 2 (3.08%) vCloud
8 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
8 1 (1.54%) Ceph
8 1 (1.54%) Dovecot
8 1 (1.54%) NFS
8 1 (1.54%) Postfix
8 1 (1.54%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.54%) Squid
8 1 (1.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (58.46%) Puppet
2 21 (32.31%) Ansible
3 16 (24.62%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (10.77%) SELinux
5 6 (9.23%) CFEngine
6 5 (7.69%) Pingdom
7 4 (6.15%) Terraform
8 3 (4.62%) Consul
8 3 (4.62%) NetBackup
9 2 (3.08%) Capistrano
9 2 (3.08%) HAProxy
10 1 (1.54%) Cacti
10 1 (1.54%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (1.54%) Grafana
10 1 (1.54%) Kibana
10 1 (1.54%) RANCID
10 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (1.54%) vRealize
10 1 (1.54%) yum
10 1 (1.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Red Hat
2 21 (32.31%) VMware
3 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.23%) AppDynamics
5 5 (7.69%) Atlassian
5 5 (7.69%) PagerDuty
6 3 (4.62%) Cisco
6 3 (4.62%) SaltStack
7 2 (3.08%) Cloudera
7 2 (3.08%) EMC
7 2 (3.08%) HP
7 2 (3.08%) Juniper
7 2 (3.08%) Veeam
8 1 (1.54%) Adobe
8 1 (1.54%) Google
8 1 (1.54%) New Relic
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle
8 1 (1.54%) Percona
8 1 (1.54%) Veritas
8 1 (1.54%) webMethods
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