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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
England / South East
Rank 193 223 250
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +27
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 43 29 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.56% 0.34% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.59% 1.37% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 10
Median daily rate £500 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £310
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +37.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £8.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+92.64% -67.92%

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
1659 2111 2353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.78% 24.60% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 994 1241 1155
Median daily rate £380 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 159 196
Median hourly rate £15.56 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.13% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 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
Berkshire +28 24 £500 +11.73% 7
West Sussex - 8 £500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £488 -
Surrey +16 3 £443 +47.50%
Hampshire +1 3 £350 +16.75% 3
Middlesex - 1 £410 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 South East region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 71 (100.00%) Linux
2 49 (69.01%) Python
3 46 (64.79%) CentOS
4 40 (56.34%) Git (software)
4 40 (56.34%) DevOps
5 34 (47.89%) Java
6 31 (43.66%) Ansible
7 30 (42.25%) JavaScript
8 29 (40.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 29 (40.85%) Bash Shell
9 28 (39.44%) Jenkins
10 27 (38.03%) Security Cleared
10 27 (38.03%) HTTP
11 26 (36.62%) Unix
11 26 (36.62%) Puppet
12 25 (35.21%) Hadoop
12 25 (35.21%) Debian
13 24 (33.80%) Perl
13 24 (33.80%) SC Cleared
14 23 (32.39%) TCP/IP
15 22 (30.99%) Windows
16 21 (29.58%) Open Source
16 21 (29.58%) SELinux
17 20 (28.17%) SSH
18 18 (25.35%) Red Hat
19 17 (23.94%) Prototyping
19 17 (23.94%) Linux Command Line
20 15 (21.13%) ICMP
20 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
21 14 (19.72%) nginx

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 14 (19.72%) nginx
2 11 (15.49%) Apache
3 10 (14.08%) Tomcat
4 6 (8.45%) Confluence
4 6 (8.45%) OpenStack
5 4 (5.63%) JBoss
5 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
6 3 (4.23%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.82%) Drupal
7 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.41%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.41%) Jetty
8 1 (1.41%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.27%) GitHub
2 8 (11.27%) Google Analytics
3 6 (8.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (5.63%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.41%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.41%) Datadog
7 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.41%) Office 365
7 1 (1.41%) Route 53
7 1 (1.41%) SaaS
7 1 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (38.03%) HTTP
2 23 (32.39%) TCP/IP
3 20 (28.17%) SSH
4 15 (21.13%) ICMP
5 12 (16.90%) DNS
6 10 (14.08%) FTP
6 10 (14.08%) SMTP
7 9 (12.68%) SSL
7 9 (12.68%) VPN
8 4 (5.63%) LDAP
9 3 (4.23%) DVB
10 2 (2.82%) DHCP
11 1 (1.41%) BGP
11 1 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (1.41%) Firewall
11 1 (1.41%) IMAP
11 1 (1.41%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.41%) Kerberos
11 1 (1.41%) OSPF
11 1 (1.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.21%) Hadoop
2 11 (15.49%) NoSQL
3 9 (12.68%) Big Data
4 8 (11.27%) MongoDB
5 6 (8.45%) MySQL
6 4 (5.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.82%) MariaDB
7 2 (2.82%) Redis
8 1 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.41%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.41%) HBase
8 1 (1.41%) Impala
8 1 (1.41%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (56.34%) Git (software)
2 28 (39.44%) Jenkins
3 10 (14.08%) Cucumber
4 9 (12.68%) IntelliJ
4 9 (12.68%) Selenium
5 8 (11.27%) Ant
5 8 (11.27%) Gatling
5 8 (11.27%) Grunt
5 8 (11.27%) gulp
5 8 (11.27%) JIRA
5 8 (11.27%) Karma Test Runner
5 8 (11.27%) Sublime Text
6 6 (8.45%) Metasploit
7 5 (7.04%) Bitbucket
7 5 (7.04%) Vagrant
8 4 (5.63%) Hudson
9 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
9 3 (4.23%) JUnit
10 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.23%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Banking
2 1 (1.41%) Italian Language
2 1 (1.41%) Law
2 1 (1.41%) Legal
2 1 (1.41%) Local Government
2 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.41%) Marketing
2 1 (1.41%) Retail
2 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Developer
2 13 (18.31%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (16.90%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (14.08%) Administrator
4 10 (14.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 9 (12.68%) Consultant
5 9 (12.68%) Java Developer
5 9 (12.68%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Python Developer
6 8 (11.27%) DevOps Consultant
6 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Java Consultant
6 8 (11.27%) Java Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) JavaScript Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Scala Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (9.86%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (9.86%) Open Source Developer
8 6 (8.45%) DevOps Administrator
8 6 (8.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.49%) Node.js
2 10 (14.08%) jQuery
3 9 (12.68%) AngularJS
3 9 (12.68%) REST
4 8 (11.27%) Gherkin
4 8 (11.27%) Servlets
5 7 (9.86%) HTML
6 6 (8.45%) HTML5
7 4 (5.63%) CSS
7 4 (5.63%) JSON
7 4 (5.63%) SOAP
7 4 (5.63%) XML
8 3 (4.23%) CGI
8 3 (4.23%) EJB
8 3 (4.23%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.23%) J2EE
8 3 (4.23%) J2SE
8 3 (4.23%) Play Framework
8 3 (4.23%) Spring
8 3 (4.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (4.23%) Digital TV
2 3 (4.23%) MPEG
2 3 (4.23%) Private Cloud
2 3 (4.23%) STB
3 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) CMDB
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.41%) Replication
4 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 71 (100.00%) Linux
2 46 (64.79%) CentOS
3 29 (40.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (36.62%) Unix
5 25 (35.21%) Debian
6 22 (30.99%) Windows
7 3 (4.23%) Android
8 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.41%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.41%) Solaris
9 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (56.34%) DevOps
2 21 (29.58%) Open Source
3 17 (23.94%) Prototyping
4 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (15.49%) Automated Testing
7 10 (14.08%) Configuration Management
8 8 (11.27%) Analytics
9 6 (8.45%) Ethical Hacking
9 6 (8.45%) Open Source Development
9 6 (8.45%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (7.04%) Scrum
11 3 (4.23%) Application Performance Management
11 3 (4.23%) Microservices
11 3 (4.23%) Performance Management
11 3 (4.23%) SOA
11 3 (4.23%) TDD
12 2 (2.82%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.82%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (2.82%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 49 (69.01%) Python
2 34 (47.89%) Java
3 30 (42.25%) JavaScript
4 29 (40.85%) Bash Shell
5 24 (33.80%) Perl
6 12 (16.90%) Ruby
7 9 (12.68%) PowerShell
8 8 (11.27%) C
8 8 (11.27%) C#
8 8 (11.27%) Groovy
8 8 (11.27%) Haskell
8 8 (11.27%) Scala
8 8 (11.27%) SQL
9 3 (4.23%) C++
9 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.82%) PHP
11 1 (1.41%) AWK
11 1 (1.41%) Korn
11 1 (1.41%) sed
Qualifications
1 27 (38.03%) Security Cleared
2 24 (33.80%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.86%) AWS Certification
4 6 (8.45%) CEH
4 6 (8.45%) RHCT
5 2 (2.82%) ISEB
5 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.41%) Degree
6 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.41%) MCITP
6 1 (1.41%) MCSE
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.41%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (19.72%) Docker
2 7 (9.86%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (7.04%) vSphere
4 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.23%) iptables
5 3 (4.23%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.82%) KVM
6 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.41%) Dovecot
7 1 (1.41%) Gluster
7 1 (1.41%) NFS
7 1 (1.41%) Postfix
7 1 (1.41%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.41%) Squid
7 1 (1.41%) Varnish
7 1 (1.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 31 (43.66%) Ansible
2 26 (36.62%) Puppet
3 21 (29.58%) SELinux
4 12 (16.90%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (11.27%) Grafana
5 8 (11.27%) Kibana
6 5 (7.04%) Pingdom
7 4 (5.63%) Terraform
8 3 (4.23%) Consul
8 3 (4.23%) HAProxy
9 2 (2.82%) Capistrano
9 2 (2.82%) Kubernetes
9 2 (2.82%) Nagios
9 2 (2.82%) ZABBIX
10 1 (1.41%) Cacti
10 1 (1.41%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.41%) Oozie
10 1 (1.41%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (1.41%) RANCID
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Red Hat
2 9 (12.68%) Google
2 9 (12.68%) VMware
3 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.45%) AppDynamics
5 5 (7.04%) Atlassian
5 5 (7.04%) PagerDuty
6 3 (4.23%) Cisco
6 3 (4.23%) Cloudera
6 3 (4.23%) SaltStack
6 3 (4.23%) webMethods
7 2 (2.82%) Adobe
7 2 (2.82%) Percona
8 1 (1.41%) Apple
8 1 (1.41%) EMC
8 1 (1.41%) HP
8 1 (1.41%) Juniper
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle
8 1 (1.41%) Talend
8 1 (1.41%) Veritas
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