The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Ubuntu skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 23 June 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 128 122
Rank change year-on-year +19 -6  
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 11 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.55% 0.64% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.71% 2.62% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 29
Median daily rate £420 £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +80.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £350 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £565 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £425 £310
% change year-on-year -5.76% +37.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -31.25% -11.11%  

Ubuntu is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 406 688 629
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.12% 24.38% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 482 358
Median daily rate £363 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.70% +41.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £260 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 21 54
Median hourly rate £11.88 £14.88 £13.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.16% +6.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.15 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £28.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.85%  

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ubuntu in Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ubuntu in Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ubuntu in Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +12 6 £420 -9.18% 1
South Yorkshire - 3 £400 - 2
North Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
Ubuntu
England

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

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 6 (46.15%) DevOps
3 5 (38.46%) Ruby
3 5 (38.46%) CentOS
4 4 (30.77%) Puppet
4 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 4 (30.77%) Docker
5 3 (23.08%) Ansible
5 3 (23.08%) Kubernetes
5 3 (23.08%) Web Operations
5 3 (23.08%) Node.js
5 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) PHP
5 3 (23.08%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) Perl
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (15.38%) Solaris
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) nginx
6 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
6 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 2 (15.38%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
2 2 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (15.38%) Route 53
3 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) GitLab
2 1 (7.69%) Grunt
2 1 (7.69%) gulp
2 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) PHP Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior WebOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) WebOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Scripter
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Node.js
2 2 (15.38%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) LAMP
3 1 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (7.69%) LESS
3 1 (7.69%) OAuth2
3 1 (7.69%) React
3 1 (7.69%) Sass
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) CentOS
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
5 1 (7.69%) AIX
5 1 (7.69%) SUSE
5 1 (7.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (7.69%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) Web Operations
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Document Management
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Release Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby
3 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Docker
2 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) KVM
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
2 3 (23.08%) Ansible
2 3 (23.08%) Kubernetes
3 2 (15.38%) Grafana
3 2 (15.38%) Graphite
3 2 (15.38%) Mesos
3 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (15.38%) Terraform
4 1 (7.69%) Icinga
4 1 (7.69%) Nagios
4 1 (7.69%) Packer
4 1 (7.69%) Prometheus
4 1 (7.69%) Rancher
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (7.69%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) New Relic
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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