Period
to 18 September 2019

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 6 months to 18 September 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 164 191 170
Rank change year-on-year +27 -21 +15
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 6 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.66% 1.56% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 10
Yorkshire median daily rate £429 £360 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.10% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £382 £208 £320
90th Percentile £467 £513 £485
England median daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.86 £18.99 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.19% - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £29.75 £22.75
% change year-on-year +59.66% +30.77% -43.13%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 913 898 805
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.59% 17.87% 19.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 518 456
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £135 £200 £129
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
England median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 93 62
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.14 £12.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +11.96% -12.87%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.25 £9.35
90th Percentile £25.08 £41.50 £25.20
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 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 6 months to 18 September 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
West Yorkshire +26 3 £458 -3.68% 3
North Yorkshire +5 2 - - 1
South Yorkshire -15 1 £400 +25.98%
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) Ansible
3 3 (50.00%) Docker
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) Kanban
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) AWS Certification
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) AWS
4 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (33.33%) Terraform
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell

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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Ant
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (16.67%) Gatling
3 1 (16.67%) IntelliJ
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) Sublime Text
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Support
2 1 (16.67%) Scala Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) EJB
1 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) J2SE
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) Play Framework
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) Servlets
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) Project Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Lean Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Tech Ops
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Groovy
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) Terraform
4 1 (16.67%) Grafana
4 1 (16.67%) Kibana
4 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (16.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) webMethods