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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 105 97 67
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -30
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 20 25 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.98% 1.17% 1.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.67% 5.67% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 23
Median daily rate £475 £300 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% +62.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £249 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £310 £224
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £47.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-43.68% +196.87%
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
428 441 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.07% 20.60% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 251 186
Median daily rate £400 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £196 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £463 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 38 23
Median hourly rate £11.63 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.14 £9.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.43 £40.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Leeds -1 20 £475 +58.33% 1
Ubuntu
Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (96.15%) CentOS
3 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 14 (53.85%) DevOps
4 13 (50.00%) Puppet
4 13 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
6 11 (42.31%) Ansible
6 11 (42.31%) OpenStack
6 11 (42.31%) VMware
7 10 (38.46%) Disclosure Scotland
8 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
9 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
9 7 (26.92%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (26.92%) Open Source
9 7 (26.92%) PaaS
9 7 (26.92%) DHCP
9 7 (26.92%) DNS
9 7 (26.92%) SAN
9 7 (26.92%) VMware Server
9 7 (26.92%) Fedora
9 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
9 7 (26.92%) Public Cloud
9 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Cloud
9 7 (26.92%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (23.08%) Maven
10 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (23.08%) Ruby
10 6 (23.08%) Java

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 11 (42.31%) OpenStack
2 4 (15.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (26.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) DHCP
1 7 (26.92%) DNS
1 7 (26.92%) SAN
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
2 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 6 (23.08%) Maven
3 4 (15.38%) Appium
3 4 (15.38%) JIRA
3 4 (15.38%) Mocha
3 4 (15.38%) Selenium
3 4 (15.38%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (19.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) AWS DevOps
2 8 (30.77%) AWS Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (19.23%) Storage Specialist
4 4 (15.38%) Hardware Specialist
4 4 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Technician
4 4 (15.38%) Support Technician
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Support Technician
6 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu Technician
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Hardware Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) IT Support
7 1 (3.85%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Chai
2 1 (3.85%) ELK Stack
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Cloud
1 7 (26.92%) Public Cloud
2 5 (19.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (96.15%) CentOS
3 13 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (26.92%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) DevOps
2 7 (26.92%) Open Source
2 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
3 6 (23.08%) Build Automation
3 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 5 (19.23%) Service Management
4 5 (19.23%) Workflow
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 1 (3.85%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
1 6 (23.08%) Java
1 6 (23.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
3 7 (26.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (19.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Server
2 4 (15.38%) Docker
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) Puppet
2 11 (42.31%) Ansible
3 7 (26.92%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (23.08%) Salt
5 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) VMware
2 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 5 (19.23%) Splunk
4 4 (15.38%) Atlassian