The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 92 82 88
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 26 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.15% 0.84% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.87% 4.22% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 12
Average daily rate
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£300 £220 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +76.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £381 £275
% change year-on-year
-21.31% +38.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £150.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £150.00 -
% change year-on-year
-66.66% -
Ubuntu
Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
534 332 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.56% 19.86% 26.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 202 187
Average daily rate £375 £301 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.79% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 34 35
Average hourly rate £15.13 £12.45 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -7.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £150.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Ubuntu Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Ubuntu Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -16 25 £300 +36.36% 5
Bradford - 2 £305 -
Huddersfield - 2 £305 -
Wakefield - 2 £305 -
Ubuntu
Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu.

1 36 (81.82%) CentOS
2 29 (65.91%) Service Management
3 26 (59.09%) Workflow
4 23 (52.27%) Splunk
5 22 (50.00%) VMware
5 22 (50.00%) ITIL
6 20 (45.45%) UNIX
7 19 (43.18%) Linux
8 17 (38.64%) Windows
9 15 (34.09%) Python
9 15 (34.09%) SAN
10 14 (31.82%) NHS
11 13 (29.55%) VMware Server
12 12 (27.27%) Incident Management
13 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (15.91%) LDAP
15 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
16 5 (11.36%) VirtualBox
16 5 (11.36%) Windows XP
16 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
16 5 (11.36%) MySQL
17 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
17 4 (9.09%) Subversion
17 4 (9.09%) Oracle
17 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
17 4 (9.09%) Solaris
17 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) Apache
1 1 (2.27%) Confluence
1 1 (2.27%) Node.js
1 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) PaaS
1 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) SAN
2 7 (15.91%) LDAP
3 2 (4.55%) SSL
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) MySQL
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.09%) Subversion
3 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.55%) Valgrind
4 2 (4.55%) Gerrit
4 2 (4.55%) Redmine
5 1 (2.27%) FishEye
5 1 (2.27%) JIRA
5 1 (2.27%) Selenium
5 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Technical Support
1 10 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) IT Support
3 4 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) UNIX Support
3 4 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (9.09%) Consultant
3 4 (9.09%) Linux Support
4 2 (4.55%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) XML
1 4 (9.09%) XSLT
2 2 (4.55%) OpenGL
2 2 (4.55%) Middleware
2 2 (4.55%) Qt
2 2 (4.55%) HTML5
2 2 (4.55%) GStreamer
2 2 (4.55%) WebKit
2 2 (4.55%) QML
2 2 (4.55%) OpenGL ES
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
2 2 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) NHS
2 2 (4.55%) Smartcard
2 2 (4.55%) DTV
2 2 (4.55%) Streaming Video
2 2 (4.55%) STB
3 1 (2.27%) PKI
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (81.82%) CentOS
2 20 (45.45%) UNIX
3 19 (43.18%) Linux
4 17 (38.64%) Windows
5 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (11.36%) Windows XP
8 4 (9.09%) Solaris
8 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (6.82%) Debian
10 2 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (2.27%) Fedora
11 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Service Management
2 26 (59.09%) Workflow
3 22 (50.00%) ITIL
4 12 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 8 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.82%) Open Source
6 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.27%) DevOps
8 1 (2.27%) Refactoring
8 1 (2.27%) CRM
8 1 (2.27%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) Python
2 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 4 (9.09%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.55%) Lua
4 2 (4.55%) Embedded C++
4 2 (4.55%) C
4 2 (4.55%) C++
4 2 (4.55%) Java
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.27%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) VMware Server
2 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.36%) VirtualBox
4 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) yum
1 1 (2.27%) Puppet
1 1 (2.27%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.27%) logstash
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Splunk
2 22 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.55%) Google
6 1 (2.27%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.27%) SaltStack
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