Period
to 3 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 3 June 2020 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 > Kent
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 51 -
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 0 1 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Kent - 0.21% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
South East median daily rate £489 £395 £450
% change year-on-year +23.73% -12.22% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £50.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year - +29.87% +40.00%

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 Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 41 115 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 18.06% 24.36% 28.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 95 79
Median daily rate £308 £375 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.00% +14.50% -4.38%
10th Percentile £150 £160 £167
90th Percentile £450 £550 £475
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 11
Median hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.44% +157.14% +34.62%
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.64 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.19% -4.94% +16.67%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Kent

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Ubuntu in Kent.

Daily rate trend for Ubuntu in Kent

Ubuntu
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Ubuntu in Kent.

Hourly rate trend for Ubuntu in Kent