The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 87 87 86
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.17% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.55% 0.76% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £488 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £388
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £50.00 £150.00
% change year-on-year
-46.50% -66.66%
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 Surrey region.

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
363 397 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.71% 28.42% 25.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 225 177
Median daily rate £390 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 30
Median hourly rate £41.00 £21.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.69% +26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) CentOS
3 6 (75.00%) Puppet
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Python
3 6 (75.00%) VPN
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (62.50%) SMTP
4 5 (62.50%) FTP
4 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 5 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (50.00%) Perl
5 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 3 (37.50%) Metasploit
7 2 (25.00%) DevOps
7 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (25.00%) AWS Certification
7 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (25.00%) C
7 2 (25.00%) RHCT
7 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (25.00%) CEH
8 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
8 1 (12.50%) HTTP

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) FTP
2 5 (62.50%) SMTP
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) Infinispan
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Redis
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Metasploit
2 1 (12.50%) Gerrit
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) GitLab
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Java EE
1 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
1 1 (12.50%) RESTful
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) CentOS
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) B2B
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Product Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) AWS Certification
1 2 (25.00%) CEH
1 2 (25.00%) RHCT
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) VMware