Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 18 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 162 190
Rank change year-on-year +21 +28 -18
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 18 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.51% 0.33% 0.090%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.81% 1.18% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 1
Hampshire median daily rate £250 £373 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.89% -9.70% -2.94%
South East median daily rate £400 £419 £409
% change year-on-year -4.42% +2.32% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £41.25 £38.50
% change year-on-year -56.36% +7.14% -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 993 1105 1291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.19% 28.39% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 673 758
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +4.83% +5.66%
10th Percentile £163 £250 £250
90th Percentile £500 £549 £487
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 66 119
Hampshire median hourly rate £21.63 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.20% -14.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.75 £11.79
90th Percentile £48.09 £49.46 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £17.77 £17.06 £18.43
% change year-on-year +4.16% -7.42% +18.89%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Hampshire

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ubuntu in Hampshire

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ubuntu in Hampshire

Ubuntu
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Hook - 13 £250 -
Basingstoke -20 3 £401 +14.43%
Southampton +11 1 £425 -2.86%
Ubuntu
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) Unix
2 14 (77.78%) Hadoop
3 13 (72.22%) Apache Hive
3 13 (72.22%) Apache Flume
3 13 (72.22%) HDFS
4 12 (66.67%) Ambari
4 12 (66.67%) Sqoop
4 12 (66.67%) Kafka
4 12 (66.67%) MapReduce
4 12 (66.67%) HBase
4 12 (66.67%) Big Data
4 12 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (66.67%) SQL
4 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 12 (66.67%) Control-M
4 12 (66.67%) IBM
4 12 (66.67%) Apache Spark
4 12 (66.67%) Hadoop YARN
4 12 (66.67%) IBM BigInsights
4 12 (66.67%) Resource Allocation
5 11 (61.11%) Telecoms
6 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (16.67%) CentOS
7 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (11.11%) Mac OS
7 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
7 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
7 2 (11.11%) Vagrant

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 12 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) Hadoop
2 13 (72.22%) Apache Hive
3 12 (66.67%) Big Data
3 12 (66.67%) HBase
3 12 (66.67%) IBM BigInsights
3 12 (66.67%) Sqoop
4 1 (5.56%) Impala
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (61.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Administrator
2 11 (61.11%) Hadoop Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Data Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) MapReduce Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) Kafka
2 1 (5.56%) OpenCV
2 1 (5.56%) Protocol Buffers
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) Unix
3 3 (16.67%) CentOS
4 2 (11.11%) Debian
4 2 (11.11%) Mac OS
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) MapReduce
1 12 (66.67%) Resource Allocation
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (11.11%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (11.11%) DevOps
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (11.11%) Runbook
2 2 (11.11%) Security Hardening
3 1 (5.56%) Analytics
3 1 (5.56%) Convolutional Neural Network
3 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Neural Network
3 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Test Management
3 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Apache Flume
1 13 (72.22%) HDFS
2 2 (11.11%) Xen
3 1 (5.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) Ambari
1 12 (66.67%) Control-M
1 12 (66.67%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.11%) Packer
2 2 (11.11%) Terraform
3 1 (5.56%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) IBM
1 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) Cloudera
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Rackspace