Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 22 January 2019 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 > Surrey
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 152 129 104
Rank change year-on-year -23 -25 +25
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 14 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.45% 0.54% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.60% 2.40% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 8
Surrey median daily rate £488 £450 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +6.70% -0.76%
10th Percentile £363 £386 £366
90th Percentile £660 £603 £449
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +18.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £49.50 -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +177.78% - -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 Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 539 626 570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 17.40% 22.72% 28.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 370 326
Surrey median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £148 £142 £151
90th Percentile £575 £556 £553
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 52 71
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £21.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +8.97% -8.24%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.78 £12.50
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £42.00
South East median hourly rate £16.89 £17.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year -3.51% +7.69% -18.75%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Surrey

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ubuntu in Surrey

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ubuntu in Surrey

Ubuntu
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ubuntu in Surrey

Ubuntu
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Farnham - 3 £375 -
Guildford -21 1 - -
Staines - 1 - -
Ubuntu
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Docker
2 9 (64.29%) DevOps
2 9 (64.29%) Kubernetes
3 8 (57.14%) Python
4 6 (42.86%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (42.86%) CoreOS
4 6 (42.86%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 5 (35.71%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
5 5 (35.71%) Public Cloud
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Nagios
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) Ruby
6 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 4 (28.57%) Unix
6 4 (28.57%) Splunk
6 4 (28.57%) Terraform
6 4 (28.57%) Travis CI
6 4 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (21.43%) Open Source
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
8 2 (14.29%) MVC
8 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (14.29%) ActiveMQ

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (14.29%) GitHub
4 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SNMP
1 1 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (14.29%) Redis
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Travis CI
2 2 (14.29%) IntelliJ
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) PhantomJS
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Site Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Backend Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Monitoring Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Nagios Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (14.29%) Kafka
2 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (14.29%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) Spring Boot
2 2 (14.29%) Spring Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js
3 1 (7.14%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Public Cloud
2 4 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.14%) Bitcoin
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) CoreOS
3 4 (28.57%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
5 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
6 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
6 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) Ruby
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Java 8
4 2 (14.29%) Kotlin
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Kubernetes
2 5 (35.71%) Nagios
3 4 (28.57%) Terraform
4 1 (7.14%) Ansible
4 1 (7.14%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
1 4 (28.57%) Splunk
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow