Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 158 177
Rank change year-on-year +11 +19 -13
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 12 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.34% 0.16% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.21% 0.60% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 15
Hampshire median daily rate £250 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +16.67% -20.00%
South East median daily rate £450 £469 £403
% change year-on-year -4.00% +16.46% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year - -52.63% -

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 995 994 1,203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.41% 27.31% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 622 694
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £383 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.58% +5.52% +5.07%
10th Percentile £150 £255 £248
90th Percentile £518 £538 £499
South East median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 59 107
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -17.14% +8.29%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.50 £11.38
90th Percentile £47.85 £49.46 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% -20.00% +25.00%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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
Hook - 10 £250 -
Basingstoke -22 1 - - 2
Ubuntu
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) IBM
3 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (75.00%) Control-M
3 9 (75.00%) Unix
3 9 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (75.00%) Hadoop
3 9 (75.00%) Apache Hive
3 9 (75.00%) MapReduce
3 9 (75.00%) HBase
3 9 (75.00%) Big Data
3 9 (75.00%) Kafka
3 9 (75.00%) Apache Flume
3 9 (75.00%) Sqoop
3 9 (75.00%) Ambari
3 9 (75.00%) HDFS
3 9 (75.00%) Apache Spark
3 9 (75.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 9 (75.00%) IBM BigInsights
3 9 (75.00%) Resource Allocation
4 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (16.67%) CentOS
5 2 (16.67%) Runbook
6 1 (8.33%) Convolutional Neural Network
6 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (8.33%) Docker
6 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (8.33%) Test Automation

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 9 (75.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) DVB
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Apache Hive
1 9 (75.00%) Big Data
1 9 (75.00%) Hadoop
1 9 (75.00%) HBase
1 9 (75.00%) IBM BigInsights
1 9 (75.00%) Sqoop
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Administrator
1 7 (58.33%) Hadoop Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) MapReduce Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Kafka
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) OpenCV
2 1 (8.33%) Protocol Buffers
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Digital TV
1 1 (8.33%) MPEG
1 1 (8.33%) STB
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) MapReduce
1 9 (75.00%) Resource Allocation
2 2 (16.67%) Runbook
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Convolutional Neural Network
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Test Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Apache Flume
1 9 (75.00%) HDFS
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) Ambari
1 9 (75.00%) Control-M
1 9 (75.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) IBM
1 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (8.33%) SaltStack