Period
to 8 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 8 December 2021 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
England > North East
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 57 47 80
Rank change year-on-year -10 +33 +26
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 1 2 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North East 0.16% 0.48% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.98% 2.06% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
10th Percentile " " £380
25th Percentile £556 £413 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £563 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year +32.35% - -
75th Percentile £569 £438 £463
90th Percentile " " £470
England median daily rate £500 £425 £500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +8.70%

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 the North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 102 97 238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.27% 23.15% 23.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 71 136
10th Percentile £123 £203 £140
25th Percentile £165 £344 £219
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £300 £425 £381
Median % change year-on-year -29.41% +11.48% -4.69%
75th Percentile £475 £488 £489
90th Percentile £571 £550 £520
England median daily rate £490 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +12.00% +5.42% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 34
10th Percentile £11.49 £12.78 £11.65
25th Percentile £12.88 £13.19 £13.50
Median hourly rate £17.00 £14.77 £15.76
Median % change year-on-year +15.12% -6.30% +16.74%
75th Percentile £18.94 £20.00 £23.75
90th Percentile £74.93 " £34.88
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +5.71% +0.52%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in the North East

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Ubuntu in the North East.

Daily rate trend for Ubuntu in the North East

Ubuntu
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the North East region over the 6 months to 8 December 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear - 1 £563 - 3
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Core
1 1 (100.00%) MediatR

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Core
1 1 (100.00%) MediatR
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker