Period
to 19 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 19 April 2019 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 61 70
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9 +8
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 7 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.69% 2.05% 1.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.26% 9.32% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 6
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £185 £500 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -63.00% -2.91% +37.33%
East of England median daily rate £185 £500 £515
% change year-on-year -63.00% -2.91% +29.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 215 236 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.25% 22.01% 23.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 108 105
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -18.75%
10th Percentile £123 £140 £127
90th Percentile £586 £525 £501
East of England median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 52 56
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.50 £15.25 £28.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.92% -47.30% +65.36%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £46.18 £48.40 £43.13
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £20.88
% change year-on-year +4.92% -26.95% +19.30%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Cambridgeshire

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ubuntu in Cambridgeshire

Ubuntu
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ubuntu in Cambridgeshire

Ubuntu
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 2019. 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
Cambridge -4 7 £185 -64.76% 1
Ubuntu
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Internet
2 6 (85.71%) LDAP
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Mac OS
2 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Fedora
3 1 (14.29%) Firmware
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Python

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Internet
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Desktop Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Desktop Support
1 6 (85.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Mac OS
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) OO
1 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Python
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware