Period
to 21 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 February 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 - 139
Rank change year-on-year - +139 +1
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.32% - 0.067%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.27% - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
East Midlands median daily rate £400 - £475
10th Percentile £285 - £463
90th Percentile £435 - £488
England median daily rate £500 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £19.63 £50.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -60.75% +177.78% +7.46%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 395 592 672
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 25.24% 24.06% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 373 396
East Midlands median daily rate £313 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +4.16% +7.69%
10th Percentile £135 £136 £186
90th Percentile £500 £538 £534
England median daily rate £415 £433 £425
% change year-on-year -4.05% +1.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 59 71
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.07 £12.07 £10.29
90th Percentile £17.50 £32.50 £29.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £17.30
% change year-on-year +1.45% -0.29% +4.85%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in the East Midlands

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ubuntu in the East Midlands

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ubuntu in the East Midlands

Ubuntu
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Northamptonshire - 2 £413 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 £275 -
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Packer
3 2 (40.00%) Terraform
3 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Debian
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) WSUS
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) SCOM
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
1 1 (20.00%) PHP-FPM
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Debian
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) PHP 7
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Packer
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) SCOM
2 2 (40.00%) Terraform
2 2 (40.00%) WSUS
3 1 (20.00%) HAProxy
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp