Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 81 81
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.36% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £325 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +85.71% -54.55%
South West median daily rate £400 £519 £300
% change year-on-year -22.89% +72.92% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £25.00 - -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 116 275 307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 17.50% 29.96% 30.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 147 193
Gloucestershire median daily rate £315 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.00% - -
10th Percentile £185 £125 £150
90th Percentile £498 £575 £513
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 29 18
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.25 £13.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.78% +5.88% -27.14%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.20 £10.86
90th Percentile £43.25 £44.20 £43.98
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year +14.75% -17.57% +8.82%

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