The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 69 74 56
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Contract jobs citing Debian 5 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.61% 0.12% 1.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.15% 0.42% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£314 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £328
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +22.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Debian
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
233 240 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 28.48% 29.59% 25.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 114 61
Average daily rate £350 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £436 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 40 43
Average hourly rate £23.00 £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.62% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £27.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Debian
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Debian Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Debian
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Debian Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Debian
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 4 £314 - 3
Debian
East of England

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
1 22 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 13 (59.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 12 (54.55%) DHCP
3 12 (54.55%) DNS
4 10 (45.45%) Windows
4 10 (45.45%) VMware
5 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
5 9 (40.91%) Oracle
6 7 (31.82%) IIS
6 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
6 7 (31.82%) LDAP
6 7 (31.82%) Terminal Server
6 7 (31.82%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (31.82%) Project Management
6 7 (31.82%) Tridion
6 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (22.73%) vSphere
7 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
7 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (22.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (22.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (22.73%) F5

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (31.82%) IIS
1 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
1 7 (31.82%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (22.73%) Zope
2 5 (22.73%) Plone
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
3 4 (18.18%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) DHCP
1 12 (54.55%) DNS
2 7 (31.82%) LDAP
3 5 (22.73%) SAN
3 5 (22.73%) Firewall
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (22.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Linux Support
2 5 (22.73%) Linux Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Applications Support
3 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Linux Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Environment Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Build Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (59.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.09%) UNIX
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (31.82%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
2 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CCNA
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (18.18%) LPIC
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) Terminal Server
3 5 (22.73%) vSphere
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) VMware
4 9 (40.91%) Oracle
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco
5 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
5 5 (22.73%) F5
5 5 (22.73%) EMC
6 4 (18.18%) Dell Compellent
6 4 (18.18%) 3PAR
6 4 (18.18%) HP
6 4 (18.18%) Dell