The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 125 132 113
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 21 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.74% 0.66% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.60% 2.86% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 8
Median daily rate £285 £300 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £475 £262
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
England

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

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
584 733 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.54% 23.00% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 410 280
Median daily rate £365 £375 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +24.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £167 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 86 77
Median hourly rate £14.49 £13.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.57 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £21.53 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Ubuntu Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Ubuntu Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Ubuntu Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire +20 20 £278 -7.50% 2
South Yorkshire -1 1 £388 -8.82%
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (85.00%) CentOS
3 18 (45.00%) VMware
4 17 (42.50%) VMware Server
4 17 (42.50%) SAN
4 17 (42.50%) Splunk
5 15 (37.50%) Degree
6 14 (35.00%) DNS
6 14 (35.00%) DevOps
6 14 (35.00%) Disclosure Scotland
7 13 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
7 13 (32.50%) NHS
8 12 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (30.00%) PaaS
9 11 (27.50%) BPSS Clearance
10 10 (25.00%) DHCP
11 9 (22.50%) ITIL
11 9 (22.50%) Nagios
11 9 (22.50%) Service Management
11 9 (22.50%) Workflow
11 9 (22.50%) Grafana
12 8 (20.00%) Back Office
12 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
12 8 (20.00%) Puppet
12 8 (20.00%) OpenStack
12 8 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (20.00%) Ansible
13 7 (17.50%) Public Cloud
13 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Cloud

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 6 (15.00%) nginx
3 4 (10.00%) Apache
4 2 (5.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.50%) CloudStack
5 1 (2.50%) Jetty
5 1 (2.50%) Mongrel
5 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (30.00%) PaaS
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.50%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (2.50%) Heroku
4 1 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) SAN
2 14 (35.00%) DNS
3 10 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.50%) SSL
4 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.00%) Travis CI
2 1 (2.50%) GoCD
General
1 8 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
2 8 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (17.50%) Storage Specialist
3 7 (17.50%) Support Technician
4 6 (15.00%) Hardware Specialist
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Technician
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Support Technician
6 4 (10.00%) Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) LAMP
1 1 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) NHS
2 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Cloud
2 7 (17.50%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (85.00%) CentOS
3 12 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (17.50%) Fedora
5 6 (15.00%) Windows
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) DevOps
2 9 (22.50%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Service Management
2 9 (22.50%) Workflow
3 7 (17.50%) Open Source
3 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Microservices
5 4 (10.00%) Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.50%) Change Control
6 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) Go
1 1 (2.50%) Perl
1 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.50%) Python
1 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Degree
2 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
3 11 (27.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (42.50%) VMware Server
2 2 (5.00%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) Squid
3 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Grafana
1 9 (22.50%) Nagios
2 8 (20.00%) Ansible
2 8 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (20.00%) Puppet
3 6 (15.00%) Salt
4 1 (2.50%) Packer
4 1 (2.50%) Terraform
4 1 (2.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) VMware
2 17 (42.50%) Splunk
3 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) Rackspace
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