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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
England / Yorkshire
Rank 118 122 116
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 1 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.046% 0.64% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 2.78% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 12
Median daily rate £500 £450 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +104.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £310
% change year-on-year
+14.88% +37.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £8.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+92.64% -67.92%

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
486 648 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.51% 22.97% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 415 287
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 36 57
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.31 £9.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

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
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 February 2017. 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 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
North Yorkshire - 1 £500 - 2
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (77.42%) Splunk
2 24 (77.42%) DevOps
3 23 (74.19%) Windows
4 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (64.52%) DNS
5 20 (64.52%) Python
6 18 (58.06%) HTML
6 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
6 18 (58.06%) CSS
6 18 (58.06%) XML
7 17 (54.84%) LDAP
7 17 (54.84%) SMTP
7 17 (54.84%) SNMP
7 17 (54.84%) TCP/IP
8 11 (35.48%) CentOS
9 7 (22.58%) Degree
10 6 (19.35%) VMware
10 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
11 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
11 5 (16.13%) nginx
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (16.13%) Nagios
11 5 (16.13%) VMware Server
11 5 (16.13%) SAN
11 5 (16.13%) NHS
11 5 (16.13%) Grafana
12 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (12.90%) PaaS
12 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 5 (16.13%) nginx
2 3 (9.68%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.23%) CloudStack
4 1 (3.23%) Jetty
4 1 (3.23%) Mongrel
4 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.90%) PaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.23%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (3.23%) Heroku
3 1 (3.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (64.52%) DNS
2 17 (54.84%) LDAP
2 17 (54.84%) SMTP
2 17 (54.84%) SNMP
2 17 (54.84%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.13%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.23%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) SSL
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) GoCD
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) Travis CI
1 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (3.23%) Back Office
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) Hardware Specialist
2 6 (19.35%) Storage Specialist
3 5 (16.13%) Splunk Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Splunk Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Splunk Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Splunk Support
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 1 (3.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) CSS
1 18 (58.06%) HTML
1 18 (58.06%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) LAMP
2 1 (3.23%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) NHS
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (74.19%) Windows
3 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (35.48%) CentOS
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
6 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Unix
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) DevOps
2 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (9.68%) Microservices
2 3 (9.68%) SIEM
3 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
3 2 (6.45%) Migration
3 2 (6.45%) Scrum
4 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL
4 1 (3.23%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (3.23%) Service Management
4 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Web Development
4 1 (3.23%) Web Operations
4 1 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) Python
2 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) Ruby
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) Go
4 1 (3.23%) Perl
4 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) VMware Server
2 4 (12.90%) Docker
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) Squid
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Grafana
1 5 (16.13%) Nagios
2 3 (9.68%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) Ansible
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) Packer
3 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Splunk
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat