The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 513 495 455
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -40
Contract jobs citing Debian 43 35 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.079% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.41% 0.35% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 26
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £275 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £381 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -72.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- -72.22%
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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 England region.

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10615 10047 9292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.98% 22.59% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6301 5672 4991
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 850 934 1049
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.25 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -14.28%

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in England

Debian
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Debian Daily Rate Trend in England

Debian
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Debian across the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Debian Daily Rate Histogram in England

Debian
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Debian Hourly Rate Trend in England

Debian
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
London +2 24 £455 +7.05% 17
East of England +1 6 £188 -50.00% 3
South East -21 6 £375 -6.25% 11
South West -20 5 £425 +54.54% 10
West Midlands - 1 £350 - 3
Yorkshire - 1 £225 - 3
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 4
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Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 111 (99.11%) Linux
2 68 (60.71%) Red Hat
3 64 (57.14%) MySQL
4 63 (56.25%) Puppet
5 61 (54.46%) Ubuntu
6 59 (52.68%) DevOps
7 55 (49.11%) Apache
8 50 (44.64%) Opscode Chef
9 47 (41.96%) CentOS
10 44 (39.29%) PHP
11 43 (38.39%) Python
12 41 (36.61%) Perl
12 41 (36.61%) Nagios
13 40 (35.71%) Bash Shell
14 35 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (30.36%) MongoDB
15 34 (30.36%) Web Services
16 33 (29.46%) NoSQL
16 33 (29.46%) Jenkins
17 31 (27.68%) UNIX
18 29 (25.89%) ZABBIX
19 28 (25.00%) Git (software)
19 28 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
19 28 (25.00%) Hudson
20 26 (23.21%) Shell Script
21 25 (22.32%) LAMP
21 25 (22.32%) Windows
21 25 (22.32%) Open Source
22 24 (21.43%) OO
23 23 (20.54%) VMware

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 55 (49.11%) Apache
2 20 (17.86%) nginx
3 18 (16.07%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (11.61%) Tomcat
5 9 (8.04%) Confluence
5 9 (8.04%) MediaWiki
5 9 (8.04%) OpenStack
6 6 (5.36%) CMS
7 5 (4.46%) Drupal
7 5 (4.46%) WordPress
8 4 (3.57%) IIS
9 2 (1.79%) JBoss
9 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.79%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.79%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.79%) Jetty
9 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.89%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.89%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.68%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.79%) Route 53
4 2 (1.79%) GitHub
5 1 (0.89%) IaaS
5 1 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.07%) Firewall
2 13 (11.61%) LDAP
2 13 (11.61%) DNS
3 12 (10.71%) VPN
3 12 (10.71%) Internet
3 12 (10.71%) Network Security
4 11 (9.82%) TCP/IP
4 11 (9.82%) WAN
5 10 (8.93%) DHCP
6 9 (8.04%) LAN
6 9 (8.04%) IPsec
7 8 (7.14%) IPv6
7 8 (7.14%) HTTP
7 8 (7.14%) OSPF
7 8 (7.14%) BGP
7 8 (7.14%) EIGRP
8 6 (5.36%) SAN
9 4 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (3.57%) SSL
10 3 (2.68%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (57.14%) MySQL
2 34 (30.36%) MongoDB
3 33 (29.46%) NoSQL
4 20 (17.86%) Hadoop
5 19 (16.96%) Big Data
6 18 (16.07%) CouchDB
7 17 (15.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (15.18%) Riak
8 16 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 13 (11.61%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (11.61%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.68%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.79%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.79%) OLTP
11 2 (1.79%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 33 (29.46%) Jenkins
2 28 (25.00%) Hudson
2 28 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 23 (20.54%) Subversion
4 10 (8.93%) JIRA
5 6 (5.36%) GitLab
6 2 (1.79%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.79%) Selenium
6 2 (1.79%) Firebug
7 1 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.89%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.89%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.89%) Ant
7 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.89%) GNU Toolchain
7 1 (0.89%) BitKeeper
General
1 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.68%) Banking
3 2 (1.79%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.79%) Finance
4 1 (0.89%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (20.54%) Linux Engineer
3 19 (16.96%) Developer
4 16 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 15 (13.39%) Architect
5 15 (13.39%) DevOps Architect
6 14 (12.50%) Administrator
7 12 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 12 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (8.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 8 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (6.25%) PHP Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Support Engineer
11 5 (4.46%) Linux Support
11 5 (4.46%) Linux Support Engineer
12 3 (2.68%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 3 (2.68%) DevOps Administrator
12 3 (2.68%) Web Developer
12 3 (2.68%) Systems Engineer
13 2 (1.79%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (30.36%) Web Services
2 25 (22.32%) LAMP
3 15 (13.39%) HTML
4 12 (10.71%) CSS
5 11 (9.82%) jQuery
6 6 (5.36%) SOAP
6 6 (5.36%) Ajax
6 6 (5.36%) CodeIgniter
7 4 (3.57%) Backbone.js
8 3 (2.68%) Laravel
8 3 (2.68%) Ember.js
8 3 (2.68%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (2.68%) Django
8 3 (2.68%) Symfony
8 3 (2.68%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (2.68%) JSP
9 2 (1.79%) Servlets
9 2 (1.79%) POSIX
9 2 (1.79%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.32%) Open Source
2 12 (10.71%) Clustering
3 9 (8.04%) Wiki
4 4 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.57%) Replication
5 3 (2.68%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.79%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.79%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.89%) Arduino
7 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.89%) User Experience
7 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 111 (99.11%) Linux
2 61 (54.46%) Ubuntu
3 47 (41.96%) CentOS
4 31 (27.68%) UNIX
5 25 (22.32%) Windows
6 18 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (4.46%) Solaris
9 2 (1.79%) Android
9 2 (1.79%) CoreOS
9 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.89%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.89%) SUSE
10 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (52.68%) DevOps
2 35 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (21.43%) OO
4 16 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 14 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 13 (11.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (9.82%) Configuration Management
8 10 (8.93%) MVC
8 10 (8.93%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (8.04%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (7.14%) Data Modelling
10 8 (7.14%) Build Automation
11 7 (6.25%) Workflow
12 6 (5.36%) OO PHP
12 6 (5.36%) Database Theory
12 6 (5.36%) Relational Database Theory
13 5 (4.46%) TDD
13 5 (4.46%) ITIL
14 4 (3.57%) Service Management
14 4 (3.57%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 44 (39.29%) PHP
2 43 (38.39%) Python
3 41 (36.61%) Perl
4 40 (35.71%) Bash Shell
5 26 (23.21%) Shell Script
6 22 (19.64%) Java
7 19 (16.96%) JavaScript
7 19 (16.96%) Ruby
8 15 (13.39%) SQL
9 8 (7.14%) PHP5
10 7 (6.25%) C++
11 5 (4.46%) C
12 2 (1.79%) Erlang
12 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.79%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.89%) AWK
13 1 (0.89%) sed
13 1 (0.89%) Golang
13 1 (0.89%) VBScript
13 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.14%) Degree
2 6 (5.36%) CCNA
2 6 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.89%) RHCE
4 1 (0.89%) RHCT
4 1 (0.89%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.61%) XenServer
3 11 (9.82%) Samba
4 10 (8.93%) Postfix
5 9 (8.04%) Active Directory
6 4 (3.57%) Varnish
7 3 (2.68%) Xen
8 2 (1.79%) Firmware
8 2 (1.79%) Squid
8 2 (1.79%) vSphere
8 2 (1.79%) VirtualBox
8 2 (1.79%) vCloud
8 2 (1.79%) KVM
8 2 (1.79%) Docker
8 2 (1.79%) Ceph
8 2 (1.79%) NFS
9 1 (0.89%) Corosync
9 1 (0.89%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.89%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 63 (56.25%) Puppet
2 50 (44.64%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (36.61%) Nagios
4 29 (25.89%) ZABBIX
5 23 (20.54%) Salt
6 19 (16.96%) Cacti
7 14 (12.50%) Ansible
8 4 (3.57%) SELinux
9 3 (2.68%) Zenoss
10 2 (1.79%) Ganglia
10 2 (1.79%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.89%) Graphite
11 1 (0.89%) Control-M
11 1 (0.89%) Munin
11 1 (0.89%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 68 (60.71%) Red Hat
2 23 (20.54%) VMware
3 18 (16.07%) Rackspace
4 14 (12.50%) DigitalOcean
5 10 (8.93%) Microsoft
6 9 (8.04%) Citrix
7 8 (7.14%) Oracle
8 6 (5.36%) Zend
9 4 (3.57%) Dell
9 4 (3.57%) Splunk
10 3 (2.68%) Percona
10 3 (2.68%) Scality
10 3 (2.68%) F5
10 3 (2.68%) Cisco
10 3 (2.68%) Atmel
11 2 (1.79%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.79%) Google
11 2 (1.79%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.79%) EMC
11 2 (1.79%) Sybase
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