Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 122 128
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 +4
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 19 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.68% 0.48% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.62% 1.62% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 7
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - -
10th Percentile £390 £397 £398
90th Percentile £575 £490 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £422 £409
% change year-on-year -5.16% +3.12% +9.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £49.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £41.25 £38.50
% change year-on-year -56.36% +7.14% -

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 726 680 799
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 26.00% 29.41% 29.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 440 487
Surrey median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £163 £155 £210
90th Percentile £539 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 64 57
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +52.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.33 £11.55
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.73 £47.25
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.06 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.58% -10.21% +20.79%

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 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 November 2017. 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
Guildford -2 5 £405 -4.71% 2
Leatherhead - 4 £550 -
Epsom - 3 - -
Redhill - 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £400 -
Ubuntu
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) JIRA
2 11 (57.89%) CentOS
2 11 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Puppet
3 10 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
4 9 (47.37%) Ansible
5 8 (42.11%) DevOps
6 7 (36.84%) AppDynamics
6 7 (36.84%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (36.84%) Application Performance Management
6 7 (36.84%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (36.84%) Confluence
6 7 (36.84%) Serverless
6 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
6 7 (36.84%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) MySQL
6 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
6 7 (36.84%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (36.84%) Bitbucket
6 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
6 7 (36.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (36.84%) Atlassian
6 7 (36.84%) Performance Management
6 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (36.84%) SSH
7 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
7 6 (31.58%) Java
7 6 (31.58%) DNS

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 7 (36.84%) Confluence
2 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
3 4 (21.05%) OpenStack
4 3 (15.79%) SAS
5 1 (5.26%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (36.84%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (36.84%) AWS Lambda
2 7 (36.84%) Serverless
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (5.26%) IaaS
4 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) SSH
2 6 (31.58%) DNS
3 5 (26.32%) FTP
4 4 (21.05%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (21.05%) CTI
4 4 (21.05%) HTTP
4 4 (21.05%) HTTPS
4 4 (21.05%) IPsec
4 4 (21.05%) LDAP
4 4 (21.05%) PBX
4 4 (21.05%) RTP
4 4 (21.05%) Softphone
4 4 (21.05%) VoIP
5 3 (15.79%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (15.79%) Firewall
5 3 (15.79%) NAS
5 3 (15.79%) SAN
5 3 (15.79%) VPN
6 2 (10.53%) SMTP
6 2 (10.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 7 (36.84%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) JIRA
2 7 (36.84%) Bitbucket
2 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
3 4 (21.05%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 5 (26.32%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Platform Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Storage Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) JTAPI
1 4 (21.05%) RFC 2833
1 4 (21.05%) TAPI
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) boto
2 1 (5.26%) JSON
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Private Cloud
2 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) CentOS
2 11 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Debian
4 4 (21.05%) Fedora
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Solaris
5 3 (15.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) DevOps
2 7 (36.84%) Application Performance Management
2 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
2 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (36.84%) Performance Management
3 5 (26.32%) Task Automation
4 4 (21.05%) Presales
4 4 (21.05%) Process Management
5 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (15.79%) High Availability
5 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) Perl
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.53%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (21.05%) PA-DSS
1 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Docker
3 3 (15.79%) NFS
3 3 (15.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (15.79%) Veritas File System
3 3 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) Puppet
2 9 (47.37%) Ansible
3 6 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (31.58%) Pingdom
4 4 (21.05%) Consul
4 4 (21.05%) Terraform
4 4 (21.05%) vCenter Server
5 3 (15.79%) NetBackup
5 3 (15.79%) SnapMirror
5 3 (15.79%) SnapVault
5 3 (15.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
2 7 (36.84%) AppDynamics
2 7 (36.84%) Atlassian
3 6 (31.58%) PagerDuty
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Brocade
5 3 (15.79%) NetApp
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle
5 3 (15.79%) Sun
5 3 (15.79%) Veritas
6 1 (5.26%) SAP