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 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 129 116 77
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -39
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 22 26 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.76% 0.88% 1.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.52% 4.15% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 28
Median daily rate £463 £300 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% +62.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £265 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £310 £231
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
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
625 626 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.72% 21.23% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 349 278
Median daily rate £411 £310 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.73% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £446 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 62 59
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £9.48 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £21.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 25 July 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 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
West Yorkshire -8 20 £475 +58.33% 1
Humberside - 1 £450 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (96.43%) CentOS
3 14 (50.00%) DevOps
3 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 13 (46.43%) VMware
4 13 (46.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (46.43%) Puppet
5 12 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (39.29%) Ansible
6 11 (39.29%) SC Cleared
6 11 (39.29%) OpenStack
6 11 (39.29%) Disclosure Scotland
7 9 (32.14%) DHCP
7 9 (32.14%) DNS
7 9 (32.14%) SAN
7 9 (32.14%) VMware Server
8 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
8 8 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (25.00%) Public Cloud
9 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
9 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (25.00%) Open Source
9 7 (25.00%) PaaS
9 7 (25.00%) Fedora
9 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (25.00%) Degree
10 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (21.43%) Maven
10 6 (21.43%) Ruby

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 11 (39.29%) OpenStack
2 4 (14.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) DHCP
1 9 (32.14%) DNS
1 9 (32.14%) SAN
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (21.43%) Maven
3 4 (14.29%) Appium
3 4 (14.29%) JIRA
3 4 (14.29%) Mocha
3 4 (14.29%) Selenium
3 4 (14.29%) SonarQube
4 1 (3.57%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (17.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) AWS DevOps
2 8 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (25.00%) Storage Specialist
4 6 (21.43%) Hardware Specialist
5 4 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Technician
5 4 (14.29%) Support Technician
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Support Technician
7 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu Technician
8 1 (3.57%) Automation Specialist
8 1 (3.57%) Hardware Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) IT Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Linux Specialist
8 1 (3.57%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu Specialist
8 1 (3.57%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Chai
2 1 (3.57%) ELK Stack
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
1 7 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 6 (21.43%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (96.43%) CentOS
3 13 (46.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (25.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) DevOps
2 7 (25.00%) Open Source
2 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (21.43%) Build Automation
3 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) ITIL
4 5 (17.86%) Service Management
4 5 (17.86%) Workflow
5 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 4 (14.29%) Migration
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
1 6 (21.43%) Java
1 6 (21.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (39.29%) SC Cleared
3 8 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (39.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) VMware Server
2 4 (14.29%) Docker
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (46.43%) Puppet
2 11 (39.29%) Ansible
3 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (21.43%) Salt
5 1 (3.57%) Grafana
5 1 (3.57%) Nagios
5 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) VMware
2 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 5 (17.86%) Splunk
4 4 (14.29%) Atlassian