Period
to 16 August 2018

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 16 August 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 122 134
Rank change year-on-year -29 +12 +2
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 13 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.40% 0.64% 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.96% 2.27% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 6
Surrey median daily rate £640 £503 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.36% +14.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £572 £397 £390
90th Percentile £666 £575 £500
South East median daily rate £500 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +24.84% +0.13% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Surrey median hourly rate £22.50 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.56% - -
South East median hourly rate £41.25 £38.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -8.33%

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 662 704 870
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 20.37% 27.96% 33.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 443 592
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £185
90th Percentile £576 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 46 55
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £18.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -44.62% +100.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.88 £11.47
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +15.15% -8.33% +5.88%

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 16 August 2018.

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 16 August 2018. 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
Epsom - 3 - -
Staines -17 1 - -
Guildford -20 1 - - 1
Farnham - 1 - -
Ubuntu
South East

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) Kubernetes
3 8 (61.54%) Docker
4 7 (53.85%) DevOps
4 7 (53.85%) CoreOS
4 7 (53.85%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 7 (53.85%) Python
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 6 (46.15%) Public Cloud
5 6 (46.15%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (38.46%) Terraform
6 5 (38.46%) Travis CI
6 5 (38.46%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (38.46%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (38.46%) Java
6 5 (38.46%) Nagios
6 5 (38.46%) Splunk
6 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
6 5 (38.46%) Ruby
7 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) Windows
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
8 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (23.08%) SnapMirror
8 3 (23.08%) SnapVault
8 3 (23.08%) Project Management

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 3 (23.08%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (38.46%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (23.08%) NAS
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Travis CI
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Site Reliability Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Site Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Linux Support
6 1 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Website Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Public Cloud
2 5 (38.46%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (7.69%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) CoreOS
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Solaris
4 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps
1 7 (53.85%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Python
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) Ruby
5 3 (23.08%) AWK
5 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
5 3 (23.08%) sed
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (7.69%) VB
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Docker
2 3 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Kubernetes
2 5 (38.46%) Nagios
2 5 (38.46%) Terraform
3 3 (23.08%) Ansible
3 3 (23.08%) SnapMirror
3 3 (23.08%) SnapVault
4 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Splunk
2 3 (23.08%) Brocade
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) NetApp
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 3 (23.08%) Sun
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) VMware