Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 20 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 30 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 - -
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.60% 1.02% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.94% 3.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Slough median daily rate £326 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.00% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £513 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +28.13% - +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough 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 Slough with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 68 89 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 20.24% 30.17% 28.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 52 59
Slough median daily rate £305 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.29% +5.36% -2.44%
10th Percentile £208 £257 £177
90th Percentile £495 £618 £469
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Slough median hourly rate £18.75 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.95% -12.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £15.68 £13.45 £16.30
90th Percentile £20.00 £17.05 £19.35
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +21.43% +12.00% -42.00%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Slough

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ubuntu in Slough

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Slough over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ubuntu in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 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 Slough region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) 802.11
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 Solr
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 802.11
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Avro
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) D3.js
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Kafka
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Lucene
2 1 (50.00%) Memcached
2 1 (50.00%) Protocol Buffers
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) SignalR
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Anomaly Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Asynchronous Programming
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Market Research
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) VMware