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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 107 142 105
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -37
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 25 4 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.03% 0.13% 0.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.11% 0.61% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 18
Median daily rate £450 £475 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +111.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £395 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £565 £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.75% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £38.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-52.63% +204.00%
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
489 655 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.22% 21.25% 23.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 376 324
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 86 81
Median hourly rate £14.48 £12.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.56% -1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +43 25 £450 -6.49% 5
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (73.91%) Splunk
3 29 (63.04%) DevOps
4 25 (54.35%) Windows
5 24 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (52.17%) CentOS
6 22 (47.83%) DNS
7 19 (41.30%) Python
8 18 (39.13%) XML
8 18 (39.13%) HTML
8 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
8 18 (39.13%) CSS
9 17 (36.96%) LDAP
9 17 (36.96%) SMTP
9 17 (36.96%) SNMP
9 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
10 12 (26.09%) Degree
11 11 (23.91%) VMware
12 10 (21.74%) SAN
12 10 (21.74%) Nagios
12 10 (21.74%) VMware Server
12 10 (21.74%) Security Cleared
12 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (21.74%) Grafana
13 9 (19.57%) PaaS
13 9 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (19.57%) NHS
14 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
15 7 (15.22%) BPSS Clearance
15 7 (15.22%) Disclosure Scotland

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 7 (15.22%) nginx
2 5 (10.87%) Apache
3 4 (8.70%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.35%) IIS
5 1 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.17%) CloudStack
5 1 (2.17%) Jetty
5 1 (2.17%) Mongrel
5 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (19.57%) PaaS
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.17%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (2.17%) Heroku
4 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (47.83%) DNS
2 17 (36.96%) LDAP
2 17 (36.96%) SMTP
2 17 (36.96%) SNMP
2 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
3 10 (21.74%) SAN
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.17%) DHCP
4 1 (2.17%) SSL
4 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.35%) MySQL
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) GoCD
2 1 (2.17%) Travis CI
2 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (13.04%) Back Office
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Administrator
2 6 (13.04%) Hardware Specialist
2 6 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Storage Specialist
2 6 (13.04%) Support Technician
3 5 (10.87%) Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) AWS DevOps
3 5 (10.87%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (10.87%) Splunk Administrator
4 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Support Technician
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Technician
4 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (39.13%) CSS
1 18 (39.13%) HTML
1 18 (39.13%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) LAMP
2 1 (2.17%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) NHS
2 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Cloud
2 3 (6.52%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (54.35%) Windows
3 24 (52.17%) CentOS
3 24 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
6 3 (6.52%) Fedora
7 1 (2.17%) Unix
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) DevOps
2 6 (13.04%) ITIL
2 6 (13.04%) Service Management
2 6 (13.04%) Workflow
3 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (10.87%) Microservices
4 4 (8.70%) Scrum
5 3 (6.52%) Open Source
5 3 (6.52%) SIEM
5 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.35%) Migration
7 1 (2.17%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) Python
2 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.35%) Ruby
4 1 (2.17%) Go
4 1 (2.17%) Perl
4 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 10 (21.74%) Security Cleared
3 7 (15.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) VMware Server
2 3 (6.52%) Docker
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) Squid
4 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Grafana
1 10 (21.74%) Nagios
2 6 (13.04%) Puppet
3 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (8.70%) Ansible
5 3 (6.52%) Salt
6 1 (2.17%) Packer
6 1 (2.17%) Terraform
6 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (73.91%) Splunk
2 11 (23.91%) VMware
3 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) Rackspace