The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Ubuntu skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 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
South West > Gloucestershire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 47
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - - 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Gloucestershire median daily rate - - £425
South West median daily rate £350 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Ubuntu is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 78 137 150
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 23.85% 28.31% 33.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 143 269
Gloucestershire median daily rate £210 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.50% -2.43%  
10th Percentile £115 £220 £150
90th Percentile £438 £600 £481
South West median daily rate £371 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -1.06% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 20 15
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.25 £13.00 £14.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.69% -7.80%  
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.63 £11.64
90th Percentile £48.00 £14.34 £20.00
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +163.33% -14.28%  

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Gloucestershire

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ubuntu in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) SELinux
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SELinux