The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Debian Linux
Rank 126 115 143
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +28
Contract jobs citing Debian 2 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.079% 0.72% 0.032%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.36% 2.91% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 0
Average daily rate £300 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £41.00
Debian
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 East of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
551 653 684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.80% 24.63% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 320 301
Average daily rate £348 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.10% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £155 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 102 86
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.76 £37.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Debian
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Debian Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Debian
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Debian Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Debian
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Hertfordshire +5 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £300 -
Debian
England

Debian
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Postfix
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Trac
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) RHCE
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) IVR
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Trac
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) IVR
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat