Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Ubuntu skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ubuntu over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Ubuntu Linux
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 109 108
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 -39
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.31% 0.12% 0.058%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.57% 0.57% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Bristol median daily rate £313 £215 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.35% -32.81% -22.42%
10th Percentile £182 £208 £310
90th Percentile £400 £223 £330
South West median daily rate £400 £519 £300
% change year-on-year -22.89% +72.92% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £25.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £25.00 - -

Ubuntu is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 382 348 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.42% 20.57% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 236 194
Bristol median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% -
10th Percentile £146 £150 £128
90th Percentile £511 £559 £521
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 39
Bristol median hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.86% +6.06% +15.79%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.33 £11.70
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.93 £24.00
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year +14.75% -17.57% +8.82%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Bristol

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ubuntu in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ubuntu in Bristol

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ubuntu in Bristol

Ubuntu
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ubuntu in Bristol

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Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £400 -
Ubuntu
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Debian
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Ruby
4 3 (50.00%) Puppet
4 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (33.33%) HTML5
5 2 (33.33%) REST
5 2 (33.33%) CSS3
5 2 (33.33%) FFmpeg
5 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 2 (33.33%) JIRA
5 2 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (33.33%) CentOS
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (33.33%) nginx
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Solaris
5 2 (33.33%) LAMP
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Apache
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (16.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
1 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 2 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
1 2 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Solaris Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) CMS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Unix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS3
1 2 (33.33%) FFmpeg
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
1 2 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (33.33%) OpenCV
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Debian
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) FreeBSD
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) ES6
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) VMware