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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 100 111 88
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 20 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.07% 0.63% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.39% 2.55% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 7
Median daily rate £278 £300 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +39.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £475 £233
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £23.50 £150.00
% change year-on-year
+13.82% -84.33%
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
371 549 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.91% 24.53% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 313 210
Median daily rate £360 £380 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £195 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 54 39
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.38 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.05% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.86 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £17.50 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +15 20 £278 -7.50% 1
Ubuntu
Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (86.49%) CentOS
3 17 (45.95%) Splunk
4 16 (43.24%) VMware
5 15 (40.54%) VMware Server
5 15 (40.54%) SAN
6 13 (35.14%) Degree
6 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
6 13 (35.14%) DevOps
6 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (35.14%) Disclosure Scotland
7 12 (32.43%) PaaS
7 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (32.43%) NHS
8 11 (29.73%) DNS
9 10 (27.03%) BPSS Clearance
10 9 (24.32%) ITIL
10 9 (24.32%) Service Management
10 9 (24.32%) Workflow
11 8 (21.62%) Back Office
11 8 (21.62%) Nagios
11 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
11 8 (21.62%) Grafana
11 8 (21.62%) Puppet
11 8 (21.62%) OpenStack
11 8 (21.62%) Ansible
11 8 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (18.92%) Open Source
12 7 (18.92%) Public Cloud
12 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Cloud

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 8 (21.62%) OpenStack
2 5 (13.51%) nginx
3 4 (10.81%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.70%) CloudStack
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) Jetty
4 1 (2.70%) Mongrel
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (32.43%) PaaS
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.70%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (2.70%) Heroku
4 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) SAN
2 11 (29.73%) DNS
3 7 (18.92%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) GoCD
2 1 (2.70%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (21.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) AWS DevOps
2 8 (21.62%) AWS Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (18.92%) Support Technician
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Technician
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Support Technician
5 5 (13.51%) Storage Specialist
6 4 (10.81%) Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Hardware Specialist
7 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) NHS
2 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Cloud
2 7 (18.92%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (86.49%) CentOS
3 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (18.92%) Fedora
5 5 (13.51%) Windows
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) DevOps
2 9 (24.32%) ITIL
2 9 (24.32%) Service Management
2 9 (24.32%) Workflow
3 7 (18.92%) Open Source
3 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
4 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (10.81%) Microservices
5 4 (10.81%) Scrum
6 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
7 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.70%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Go
1 1 (2.70%) Perl
1 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.70%) Python
1 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Degree
1 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
2 10 (27.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (40.54%) VMware Server
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) Docker
3 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Ansible
1 8 (21.62%) Grafana
1 8 (21.62%) Nagios
1 8 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (21.62%) Puppet
2 6 (16.22%) Salt
3 1 (2.70%) Packer
3 1 (2.70%) Terraform
3 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Splunk
2 16 (43.24%) VMware
3 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
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