Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 10 August 2020 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
London > Central London
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 139 260 247
Rank change year-on-year +121 -13 -15
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 8 24 48
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.30% 0.29% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.64% 1.43% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 23 42
Median daily rate £425 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% -4.55% +10.00%
London median daily rate £430 £513 £550
% change year-on-year -16.10% -6.82% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
London median hourly rate - £53.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year - +67.97% -

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 Central London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 488 1,683 1,861
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 18.46% 20.03% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 1,280 1,405
Median daily rate £475 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £213 £175 £185
90th Percentile £638 £650 £650
London median daily rate £480 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +1.05% -2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 43 86
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £16.33 £12.43 £14.40
90th Percentile £34.39 £43.34 £25.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% +10.53% -2.56%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Central London

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Daily rate trend for Ubuntu in Central London

Ubuntu
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Hourly rate trend for Ubuntu in Central London

Ubuntu
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Central London region over the 6 months to 10 August 2020. 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
City of Westminster +28 3 - -
City of London +90 2 £425 -26.09% 6
West End of London +16 1 - -
Ubuntu
London

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 Central London region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) Migration
4 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
6 1 (12.50%) Azure
6 1 (12.50%) AWS
6 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (12.50%) Debian
6 1 (12.50%) Information Security
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (12.50%) C

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 (12.50%) Apache Pig
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (12.50%) AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (12.50%) Azure Functions
1 1 (12.50%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (12.50%) Cosmos DB
1 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Cloud Specialist
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Architect
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Debian
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (12.50%) ArchiMate
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) KYC
2 1 (12.50%) Microservices
2 1 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (12.50%) The Twelve-Factor App
2 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) BiZZdesign
2 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
2 1 (12.50%) MuleSoft
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) SAP