Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 120 158
Rank change year-on-year -39 +38 +30
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 15 38 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.41% 1.08% 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.55% 4.01% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 32 10
Hampshire median daily rate £422 £401 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.37% +7.52% -
10th Percentile £363 £250 £325
90th Percentile £485 £438 £475
South East median daily rate £506 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +26.40% +0.13% -2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £60.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £41.25 £18.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +129.17% -57.65% -5.56%

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 966 948 1,136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 26.29% 27.03% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 569 706
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.83%
10th Percentile £200 £174 £256
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 64 66
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.63 £20.06 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.82% -41.00% +94.29%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.60 £47.26 £56.25
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.28
% change year-on-year - +1.27% -5.32%

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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 2018. 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
Basingstoke +13 8 £460 +14.86% 3
Andover - 4 £408 -
Fareham - 1 £422 -
Romsey - 1 £450 -
Ubuntu
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) DNS
2 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
4 10 (66.67%) CentOS
5 9 (60.00%) LDAP
5 9 (60.00%) Docker
6 8 (53.33%) SELinux
6 8 (53.33%) iptables
6 8 (53.33%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (53.33%) Ansible
6 8 (53.33%) Puppet
6 8 (53.33%) DHCP
6 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (53.33%) SUSE
6 8 (53.33%) PKI
7 7 (46.67%) Internet
7 7 (46.67%) yum
7 7 (46.67%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 5 (33.33%) Cisco
8 5 (33.33%) Juniper
8 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 5 (33.33%) Windows
8 5 (33.33%) Apache
8 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (26.67%) Postfix
9 4 (26.67%) BIG-IP
9 4 (26.67%) Firewall
9 4 (26.67%) Tomcat

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 5 (33.33%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) Confluence
3 1 (6.67%) Ethereum
3 1 (6.67%) Hyperledger
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) Jetty
3 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (6.67%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (53.33%) DHCP
3 7 (46.67%) Internet
4 4 (26.67%) BIG-IP
4 4 (26.67%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (6.67%) NAS
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Blockchain
2 1 (6.67%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Redis
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) LDAP
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Commons
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) Express
3 1 (6.67%) GWT
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) Java SE
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) Redux
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) Servlets
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (6.67%) Vue.js
3 1 (6.67%) WebSockets
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) PKI
2 3 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (13.33%) NHS
4 1 (6.67%) CESG
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) CentOS
3 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (53.33%) SUSE
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (6.67%) BDD
1 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (6.67%) SDLC
1 1 (6.67%) TDD
1 1 (6.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Docker
2 8 (53.33%) iptables
3 7 (46.67%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (26.67%) Dovecot
5 4 (26.67%) Postfix
6 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Ansible
1 8 (53.33%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (53.33%) Puppet
1 8 (53.33%) SELinux
2 7 (46.67%) yum
3 4 (26.67%) HAProxy
4 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
4 1 (6.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
1 5 (33.33%) Juniper
1 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (26.67%) F5
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) McAfee
4 1 (6.67%) Sophos