Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 64 87
Rank change year-on-year +8 +23 +7
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 22 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.13% 1.54% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.28% 5.92% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 4
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £500 £483 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.63% +2.93% +87.50%
East of England median daily rate £500 £515 £438
% change year-on-year -2.91% +17.71% +75.00%
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 237 287 322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 22.99% 25.93% 26.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 106 174
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £325 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -14.75% +12.96%
10th Percentile £116 £128 £153
90th Percentile £535 £531 £538
East of England median daily rate £382 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +1.87% +7.14% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 67 38
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.86 £24.00 £34.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.92% -30.03% +128.67%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £46.50 £43.75 £59.13
East of England median hourly rate £15.86 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -9.37% - -1.41%

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 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 2018. 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
Peterborough - 8 £450 - 1
Cambridge +5 5 £475 +46.15% 2
Ubuntu
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (81.82%) MongoDB
3 17 (77.27%) Replication
4 16 (72.73%) High Availability
5 11 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (50.00%) SQL
6 9 (40.91%) Windows
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
7 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
8 4 (18.18%) B2C
8 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
8 4 (18.18%) Python
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle
10 2 (9.09%) Debian
10 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (9.09%) Java
10 2 (9.09%) Cisco
10 2 (9.09%) Juniper
10 2 (9.09%) Open Source
10 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
10 2 (9.09%) RESTful
10 2 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (9.09%) CentOS
10 2 (9.09%) VLAN
10 2 (9.09%) JIRA
10 2 (9.09%) OpenFlow
10 2 (9.09%) Bitbucket
10 2 (9.09%) Digital Media
10 2 (9.09%) Junos

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 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Slack
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (9.09%) Junos
1 2 (9.09%) OpenFlow
1 2 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) MongoDB
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (9.09%) Bitbucket
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) DBA
1 17 (77.27%) MongoDB DBA
2 9 (40.91%) SQL DBA
3 5 (22.73%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Python Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) 802.1X
1 2 (9.09%) RESTful
2 1 (4.55%) Kafka
2 1 (4.55%) Node.js
2 1 (4.55%) SAML
2 1 (4.55%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) Digital Media
2 2 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) CentOS
3 2 (9.09%) Debian
4 1 (4.55%) Fedora
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) High Availability
2 11 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
4 4 (18.18%) B2C
5 2 (9.09%) Open Source
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Bioinformatics
6 1 (4.55%) Computational Biology
6 1 (4.55%) Data Science
6 1 (4.55%) Decision-Making
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Immutable Infrastructure
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
6 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 4 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) AWK
4 1 (4.55%) Go
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
1 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Grafana
1 1 (4.55%) Icinga
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat