Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 69 95
Rank change year-on-year -17 +26 -1
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 13 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.91% 0.96% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.21% 3.91% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 13
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 - £320
10th Percentile £248 - £185
90th Percentile £388 - £380
East of England median daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year +7.14% +9.38% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +196.30% -51.79% -25.33%

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 309 281 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.70% 24.63% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 115 153
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.48% -10.67% +20.97%
10th Percentile £183 £105 £160
90th Percentile £471 £468 £448
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 31 61
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £31.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.65% +129.63% -46.00%
10th Percentile £12.73 £10.50 £9.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £43.75 £41.75
East of England median hourly rate £21.28 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +28.94% -2.94% +3.03%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 24 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
Cambridge +1 9 £375 - 3
Ubuntu
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) C
3 6 (46.15%) C++
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
3 6 (46.15%) Device Driver
3 6 (46.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 5 (38.46%) QA
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) Verilog
4 5 (38.46%) Wireless
4 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 5 (38.46%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
6 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) SAN
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 2 (15.38%) Debian
7 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Change Management
7 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
7 2 (15.38%) Solaris
7 2 (15.38%) Apache
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration

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 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) MediaWiki
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Wireless
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Hardware Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Hardware Test Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Test Automation Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Test Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) gevent
1 1 (7.69%) Protocol Buffers
1 1 (7.69%) pytest
1 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Device Driver
1 6 (46.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (38.46%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (38.46%) Verilog
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
3 1 (7.69%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Debian
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.69%) CentOS
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
2 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C
1 7 (53.85%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) NetApp
1 5 (38.46%) VMware