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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 1 July 2022 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
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 64 47 53
Rank change year-on-year -17 +6 +26
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 7 5 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.87% 0.93% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% 5.68% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
10th Percentile £191 £458 -
25th Percentile £196 £461 -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £220 £494 -
Median % change year-on-year -55.44% - -
75th Percentile £251 £523 -
90th Percentile £261 £524 -
East of England median daily rate £245 £500 £600
% change year-on-year -51.00% -16.67% +233.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.47 - -
East of England median hourly rate £16.47 - -

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 161 88 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.05% 16.30% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 61 55
10th Percentile £172 £135 £145
25th Percentile £313 £255 £279
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £350 £400
Median % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +14.29%
75th Percentile £488 £425 £525
90th Percentile £575 £519 £540
East of England median daily rate £400 £343 £398
% change year-on-year +16.79% -13.84% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 3 10
10th Percentile £11.90 £10.10 £11.17
25th Percentile £14.25 £10.25 £14.01
Median hourly rate £15.50 £11.00 £18.25
Median % change year-on-year +40.91% -39.73% +17.74%
75th Percentile £16.11 £13.33 £42.56
90th Percentile £33.60 £14.43 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £28.41 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +42.05% +8.11% +19.35%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Cambridgeshire

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Ubuntu in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Ubuntu in Cambridgeshire

Ubuntu
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Ubuntu in Cambridgeshire.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridge -5 7 £220 -55.44% 1
Ubuntu
East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Mac OS
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft 365
2 6 (85.71%) IPsec
2 6 (85.71%) SSH
2 6 (85.71%) HTTPS
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) HTTP
2 6 (85.71%) NFS
2 6 (85.71%) SNMP
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) Jamf Pro
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
2 6 (85.71%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (85.71%) Social Skills
3 5 (71.43%) WebEx
3 5 (71.43%) Dell KACE
3 5 (71.43%) LDAP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (14.29%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Azure
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

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
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (14.29%) Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) HTTP
2 6 (85.71%) HTTPS
2 6 (85.71%) IPsec
2 6 (85.71%) SNMP
2 6 (85.71%) SSH
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) WebEx
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
General
1 6 (85.71%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Technical Support
2 5 (71.43%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (14.29%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Dell KACE
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft