Period
to 21 September 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 September 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 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 114 133
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 0 8 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.40% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.59% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.38% +6.67%
England median daily rate £425 £475 £500
% change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.29 £45.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year -50.48% +40.63% +40.66%

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 107 503 593
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.90% 25.07% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 290 346
Median daily rate £335 £340 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.47% -5.56% +10.77%
10th Percentile £124 £135 £134
90th Percentile £447 £526 £516
England median daily rate £450 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 75 81
Median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -14.29% +23.24%
10th Percentile £10.69 £11.17 £11.17
90th Percentile £37.18 £46.46 £21.00
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Ubuntu in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Ubuntu in the East Midlands