Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 135 122
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 0 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.26% 0.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.26% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 16
East Midlands median daily rate - £375 £375
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year +28.00% -6.54% -35.15%

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 589 636 549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.38% 21.02% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 385 311
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -16.67% +17.29%
10th Percentile £130 £188 £150
90th Percentile £525 £500 £575
England median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.66% +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 75 62
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.24% +5.19% +8.00%
10th Percentile £11.19 £10.11 £10.00
90th Percentile £21.00 £44.00 £23.38
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

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