The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 112 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 21 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.78% 0.40% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.78% 1.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 0
Average daily rate
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£220 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £335 £323
% change year-on-year
-7.46% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £39.50 -
% change year-on-year
-22.78% -
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
555 576 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.56% 23.27% 19.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 304 164
Average daily rate £310 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.96% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £158 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £309
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 61 77
Average hourly rate £12.25 £13.35 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +2.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £10.00 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ubuntu across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -1 20 £223 -30.46% 10
East Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu.

1 33 (78.57%) CentOS
2 27 (64.29%) Splunk
3 26 (61.90%) Service Management
4 24 (57.14%) Workflow
4 24 (57.14%) Linux
5 22 (52.38%) Incident Management
6 17 (40.48%) ITIL
7 15 (35.71%) Python
7 15 (35.71%) Red Hat
8 14 (33.33%) UNIX
9 13 (30.95%) Windows
9 13 (30.95%) LDAP
10 11 (26.19%) NHS
10 11 (26.19%) VMware
11 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (23.81%) Cisco
11 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
12 9 (21.43%) Smartcard
12 9 (21.43%) SSL
12 9 (21.43%) Firewall
13 8 (19.05%) SAN
13 8 (19.05%) VMware Server
14 6 (14.29%) Windows XP
14 6 (14.29%) SQL
15 5 (11.90%) SLA
15 5 (11.90%) Change Management
16 4 (9.52%) Debian
16 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
16 4 (9.52%) Web Services

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.76%) IaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.38%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) LDAP
2 9 (21.43%) SSL
2 9 (21.43%) Firewall
3 8 (19.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) Redis
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) IT Support
6 2 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Support
6 2 (4.76%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Customer Support
7 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) UNIX Operator
7 1 (2.38%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) NHS
2 9 (21.43%) Smartcard
3 3 (7.14%) PKI
4 2 (4.76%) Statistics
4 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 33 (78.57%) CentOS
2 24 (57.14%) Linux
3 14 (33.33%) UNIX
4 13 (30.95%) Windows
5 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 4 (9.52%) Debian
8 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.76%) AIX
9 2 (4.76%) Solaris
10 1 (2.38%) SUSE
10 1 (2.38%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Service Management
2 24 (57.14%) Workflow
3 22 (52.38%) Incident Management
4 17 (40.48%) ITIL
5 5 (11.90%) Change Management
6 1 (2.38%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.38%) CRM
6 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.38%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) Python
2 6 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) VMware Server
2 2 (4.76%) Firmware
2 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Nagios
1 3 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Splunk
2 15 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 11 (26.19%) VMware
4 10 (23.81%) Cisco
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.76%) HP
7 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.38%) SAP
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