The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 129 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Debian 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.035% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
575 580 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.15% 20.89% 19.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 285 199
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £444 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 41 36
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £14.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £24.30 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Debian across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Debian
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Debian across the Berkshire region.

Debian Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Debian also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Debian.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
2 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) POSIX
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
4 1 (14.29%) Postfix
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) XenServer
4 1 (14.29%) nginx
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) Wiki
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) Confluence
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Debian also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Debian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) MediaWiki
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) OSPF
1 1 (14.29%) BGP
1 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) IPsec
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) IPv6
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Hudson
2 1 (14.29%) GNU Toolchain
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) BitKeeper
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Support
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Linux Support
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) POSIX
2 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
1 1 (14.29%) Data Management
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps
1 1 (14.29%) Database Theory
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database Theory
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Ruby
1 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) sed
3 1 (14.29%) AWK
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Postfix
2 1 (14.29%) XenServer
2 1 (14.29%) iptables
2 1 (14.29%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft