Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 84 105
Rank change year-on-year -2 +21 -3
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 2 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.16% 0.81% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.79% 4.32% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Reading median daily rate £475 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.58% +29.17% +42.86%
10th Percentile £433 £350 £290
90th Percentile £498 £473 £310
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £418 £300
% change year-on-year -4.19% +39.17% +42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 -

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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 254 278 486
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 20.11% 18.86% 24.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 152 286
Reading median daily rate £395 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.66% -3.81% +14.29%
10th Percentile £196 £201 £223
90th Percentile £550 £573 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 14 71
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £33.67 £24.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.45% +39.59% +41.88%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £13.50
90th Percentile £41.50 £55.65 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.63 £15.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -9.17% -30.39% +26.50%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Reading

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ubuntu in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) HDFS
2 1 (50.00%) Impala
2 1 (50.00%) Icinga
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Junos
2 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
2 1 (50.00%) MapR
2 1 (50.00%) Ambari
2 1 (50.00%) Oozie
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) Impala
1 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Data Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Flume
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Ambari
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (50.00%) Icinga
2 1 (50.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (50.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (50.00%) MapR
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat