Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 176 157
Rank change year-on-year -4 -19 +28
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 14 9 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.20% 1.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.45% 1.03% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 52
Yorkshire median daily rate £360 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -1.18% +41.67%
10th Percentile £308 £357 £214
90th Percentile £500 £448 £561
England median daily rate £493 £463 £461
% change year-on-year +6.49% +0.27% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.99 - -
England median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% +47.06% -55.84%

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 964 872 1,167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.58% 19.80% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 543 740
Yorkshire median daily rate £391 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.85% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £201 £130 £200
90th Percentile £538 £542 £550
England median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 69 83
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -13.79% +16.00%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.96 £10.26
90th Percentile £41.85 £21.90 £41.30
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

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 6 months to 17 November 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
West Yorkshire -12 8 £513 +22.02% 7
North Yorkshire +4 3 £375 - 1
South Yorkshire -1 3 £350 -4.11% 2
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Puppet
2 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 10 (71.43%) DevOps
3 9 (64.29%) Gherkin
3 9 (64.29%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) Perl
3 9 (64.29%) Selenium
3 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
4 8 (57.14%) Python
4 8 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 8 (57.14%) Windows
5 7 (50.00%) XML
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (50.00%) nginx
5 7 (50.00%) Open Source
5 7 (50.00%) Kibana
5 7 (50.00%) Grafana
5 7 (50.00%) Gatling
6 6 (42.86%) Microservices
6 6 (42.86%) Docker
6 6 (42.86%) Node.js
6 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
6 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
6 6 (42.86%) Analytics
6 6 (42.86%) Scala
6 6 (42.86%) Cucumber
6 6 (42.86%) Groovy
6 6 (42.86%) Google Analytics
6 6 (42.86%) Haskell

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 7 (50.00%) nginx
2 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) GitHub
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) HTTP
1 6 (42.86%) SSL
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
1 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 9 (64.29%) Selenium
3 7 (50.00%) Gatling
4 6 (42.86%) Ant
4 6 (42.86%) Cucumber
4 6 (42.86%) IntelliJ
5 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) GitLab
6 3 (21.43%) JIRA
6 3 (21.43%) JUnit
6 3 (21.43%) Maven
6 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
7 1 (7.14%) Artifactory
7 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (7.14%) Grunt
7 1 (7.14%) gulp
7 1 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (7.14%) Sublime Text
7 1 (7.14%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
1 6 (42.86%) Scala Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
2 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Support
3 1 (7.14%) Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Gherkin
2 7 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (42.86%) Node.js
3 6 (42.86%) Servlets
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) JSON
4 5 (35.71%) Play Framework
5 3 (21.43%) REST
6 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) DevOps
2 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
3 8 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (50.00%) Open Source
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Analytics
5 6 (42.86%) Microservices
6 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (21.43%) API Development
7 3 (21.43%) API Testing
7 3 (21.43%) BDD
8 1 (7.14%) Change Management
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
8 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
1 9 (64.29%) Perl
2 8 (57.14%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) Groovy
3 6 (42.86%) Haskell
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) Ruby
3 6 (42.86%) Scala
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Puppet
2 7 (50.00%) Grafana
2 7 (50.00%) Kibana
3 5 (35.71%) Ansible
4 3 (21.43%) Terraform
5 1 (7.14%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Google
2 5 (35.71%) Adobe
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat