The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 1 June 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 40 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Debian 11 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.85% - 1.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.03% - 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £413 £300
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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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 Cambridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
137 103 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.49% 28.14% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 60 23
Average daily rate £325 £388 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +38.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £214 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £459 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 23
Average hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% -32.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Debian
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Debian Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Debian
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Debian across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

Debian Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Debian
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Debian across the Cambridge region.

Debian Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (93.75%) Red Hat
3 12 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (62.50%) DHCP
4 10 (62.50%) DNS
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 10 (62.50%) ITIL
5 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (43.75%) Tridion
6 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
6 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
6 7 (43.75%) LDAP
6 7 (43.75%) IIS
6 7 (43.75%) Terminal Server
6 7 (43.75%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (43.75%) Project Management
7 5 (31.25%) UNIX
7 5 (31.25%) Windows
8 4 (25.00%) VMware
9 3 (18.75%) CLARiiON
9 3 (18.75%) Change Management
9 3 (18.75%) Firewall
9 3 (18.75%) Workflow
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (18.75%) SQL
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
1 7 (43.75%) IIS
1 7 (43.75%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) Zope
3 1 (6.25%) Plone
3 1 (6.25%) nginx
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) DHCP
1 10 (62.50%) DNS
2 7 (43.75%) LDAP
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (18.75%) SAN
3 3 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Support
5 1 (6.25%) Build Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) RESTful
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) Laravel
1 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (31.25%) UNIX
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Android
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (43.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Workflow
5 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) Android Development
6 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PHP5
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (18.75%) CCNA
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Terminal Server
3 3 (18.75%) vSphere
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Red Hat
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
4 3 (18.75%) EMC
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) F5
5 2 (12.50%) 3PAR
5 2 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) Twitter