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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 511 500 471
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -29
Contract jobs citing Debian 61 63 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.57% 0.61% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 45 31
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.50 -
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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 England region.

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10674 10263 8848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.95% 21.70% 21.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6090 5680 4753
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 907 1002 957
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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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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
London -18 20 £418 -9.72% 32
East of England +21 16 £325 - 7
South West 0 14 £385 -2.22% 1
South East -32 7 £250 -31.97% 6
Yorkshire -15 2 £328 +16.96% 6
North West - 2 £368 - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 2
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Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 117 (99.15%) Linux
2 72 (61.02%) Red Hat
3 65 (55.08%) Puppet
4 59 (50.00%) DevOps
5 58 (49.15%) Ubuntu
6 56 (47.46%) Apache
7 54 (45.76%) MySQL
8 53 (44.92%) CentOS
9 52 (44.07%) Python
10 47 (39.83%) Opscode Chef
11 46 (38.98%) Bash Shell
12 42 (35.59%) Jenkins
13 41 (34.75%) Perl
14 40 (33.90%) Continuous Integration
15 39 (33.05%) PHP
16 35 (29.66%) UNIX
16 35 (29.66%) Windows
17 34 (28.81%) Hudson
18 32 (27.12%) VMware
18 32 (27.12%) ZABBIX
19 31 (26.27%) Git (software)
20 29 (24.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 29 (24.58%) Nagios
21 28 (23.73%) Active Directory
22 27 (22.88%) MongoDB
22 27 (22.88%) nginx
23 26 (22.03%) Ruby
24 25 (21.19%) NoSQL
24 25 (21.19%) Salt
25 24 (20.34%) LDAP

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 56 (47.46%) Apache
2 27 (22.88%) nginx
3 16 (13.56%) Confluence
3 16 (13.56%) MediaWiki
4 15 (12.71%) IIS
5 14 (11.86%) SharePoint
5 14 (11.86%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (9.32%) Tomcat
7 7 (5.93%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (5.08%) MS Exchange
8 6 (5.08%) OpenStack
9 3 (2.54%) Jetty
9 3 (2.54%) Zope
9 3 (2.54%) Plone
10 2 (1.69%) CMS
11 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.85%) Drupal
11 1 (0.85%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.85%) WordPress
11 1 (0.85%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 6 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Tridion
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.80%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.54%) Route 53
2 3 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.54%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.69%) GitHub
4 1 (0.85%) IaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.34%) LDAP
2 23 (19.49%) Firewall
3 19 (16.10%) VPN
4 17 (14.41%) DNS
4 17 (14.41%) LAN
4 17 (14.41%) WAN
5 15 (12.71%) Network Security
6 14 (11.86%) IPsec
7 13 (11.02%) OSPF
7 13 (11.02%) BGP
7 13 (11.02%) EIGRP
7 13 (11.02%) IPv6
8 11 (9.32%) DHCP
9 9 (7.63%) TCP/IP
10 6 (5.08%) HTTP
11 5 (4.24%) Internet
11 5 (4.24%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (2.54%) SSH
12 3 (2.54%) HTTPS
12 3 (2.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (45.76%) MySQL
2 27 (22.88%) MongoDB
3 25 (21.19%) NoSQL
4 23 (19.49%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (18.64%) SQL Server
6 15 (12.71%) Hadoop
7 13 (11.02%) CouchDB
7 13 (11.02%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (11.02%) Riak
7 13 (11.02%) Big Data
7 13 (11.02%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.54%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.69%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.69%) Redis
9 2 (1.69%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.69%) OLTP
10 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 42 (35.59%) Jenkins
2 34 (28.81%) Hudson
3 31 (26.27%) Git (software)
4 23 (19.49%) Subversion
5 17 (14.41%) JIRA
6 6 (5.08%) GitLab
7 2 (1.69%) Selenium
7 2 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.69%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.85%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.85%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.85%) Firebug
8 1 (0.85%) Robot Framework
8 1 (0.85%) GNU Toolchain
8 1 (0.85%) BitKeeper
8 1 (0.85%) TestLink
General
1 4 (3.39%) Finance
2 2 (1.69%) Banking
2 2 (1.69%) Multimedia
2 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.85%) Billing
3 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (30.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (24.58%) Linux Engineer
3 22 (18.64%) Administrator
4 19 (16.10%) Linux Administrator
5 18 (15.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 16 (13.56%) Systems Administrator
7 14 (11.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 11 (9.32%) Architect
8 11 (9.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (9.32%) DevOps Architect
9 8 (6.78%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (5.93%) Developer
11 6 (5.08%) Linux Support
12 5 (4.24%) Linux Support Engineer
12 5 (4.24%) Support Engineer
13 3 (2.54%) Applications Support
13 3 (2.54%) Consultant
13 3 (2.54%) Network Administrator
13 3 (2.54%) 2nd Line Support
13 3 (2.54%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.49%) LAMP
2 20 (16.95%) Web Services
3 8 (6.78%) HTML
4 5 (4.24%) CSS
5 4 (3.39%) XML
5 4 (3.39%) jQuery
6 3 (2.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.69%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.69%) Django
7 2 (1.69%) RESTful
7 2 (1.69%) HTML5
7 2 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (1.69%) Laravel
7 2 (1.69%) POSIX
8 1 (0.85%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.85%) SOAP
8 1 (0.85%) .NET
8 1 (0.85%) WebKit
8 1 (0.85%) Backbone.js
8 1 (0.85%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.56%) Wiki
2 14 (11.86%) Open Source
3 13 (11.02%) Clustering
4 5 (4.24%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.54%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.54%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.85%) Arduino
7 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 117 (99.15%) Linux
2 58 (49.15%) Ubuntu
3 53 (44.92%) CentOS
4 35 (29.66%) UNIX
4 35 (29.66%) Windows
5 29 (24.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (16.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.39%) SUSE
8 4 (3.39%) Solaris
9 3 (2.54%) VMS
9 3 (2.54%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.54%) Android
9 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.69%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.85%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (50.00%) DevOps
2 40 (33.90%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (14.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (12.71%) Configuration Management
4 15 (12.71%) Capacity Planning
4 15 (12.71%) Build Automation
5 13 (11.02%) Load Balancing
5 13 (11.02%) OO
6 11 (9.32%) Data Modelling
7 10 (8.47%) ITIL
7 10 (8.47%) Database Theory
7 10 (8.47%) Relational Database Theory
8 8 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.93%) Software Engineering
10 6 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.08%) Project Management
11 4 (3.39%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.39%) MVC
11 4 (3.39%) Workflow
11 4 (3.39%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 52 (44.07%) Python
2 46 (38.98%) Bash Shell
3 41 (34.75%) Perl
4 39 (33.05%) PHP
5 26 (22.03%) Ruby
6 19 (16.10%) Shell Script
7 16 (13.56%) Java
8 15 (12.71%) SQL
9 9 (7.63%) JavaScript
10 8 (6.78%) PowerShell
11 5 (4.24%) C++
12 3 (2.54%) C
12 3 (2.54%) PHP5
13 2 (1.69%) AWK
14 1 (0.85%) Korn
14 1 (0.85%) C-shell
14 1 (0.85%) sed
14 1 (0.85%) Golang
14 1 (0.85%) VBScript
14 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.63%) CCNA
1 9 (7.63%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.08%) MCSE
2 6 (5.08%) MCSA
2 6 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (5.08%) Degree
3 4 (3.39%) RHCE
4 2 (1.69%) LPIC
5 1 (0.85%) VCAP
5 1 (0.85%) CCA
5 1 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.85%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (23.73%) Active Directory
2 23 (19.49%) Postfix
2 23 (19.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (19.49%) iptables
3 22 (18.64%) Samba
4 14 (11.86%) XenServer
5 6 (5.08%) Terminal Server
6 5 (4.24%) Xen
7 4 (3.39%) qmail
8 3 (2.54%) vCloud
8 3 (2.54%) Docker
9 2 (1.69%) KVM
9 2 (1.69%) VirtualBox
9 2 (1.69%) SpamAssassin
9 2 (1.69%) NFS
9 2 (1.69%) Firmware
10 1 (0.85%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.85%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 65 (55.08%) Puppet
2 47 (39.83%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (27.12%) ZABBIX
4 29 (24.58%) Nagios
5 25 (21.19%) Salt
6 21 (17.80%) Ansible
7 14 (11.86%) Cacti
8 8 (6.78%) SELinux
9 3 (2.54%) Ganeti
9 3 (2.54%) Bcfg2
9 3 (2.54%) HAProxy
10 2 (1.69%) Ganglia
11 1 (0.85%) Munin
11 1 (0.85%) collectd
11 1 (0.85%) Graphite
11 1 (0.85%) Iperf
11 1 (0.85%) SCCM
11 1 (0.85%) SCOM
11 1 (0.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 72 (61.02%) Red Hat
2 32 (27.12%) VMware
3 17 (14.41%) Microsoft
4 15 (12.71%) Citrix
5 14 (11.86%) Rackspace
6 9 (7.63%) DigitalOcean
7 8 (6.78%) Oracle
8 6 (5.08%) Cisco
9 4 (3.39%) Splunk
10 3 (2.54%) Percona
10 3 (2.54%) Atmel
10 3 (2.54%) HP
11 2 (1.69%) Dell
11 2 (1.69%) Sybase
12 1 (0.85%) Sun
12 1 (0.85%) Fidessa
12 1 (0.85%) EMC
12 1 (0.85%) CommVault
12 1 (0.85%) NetApp
12 1 (0.85%) Reuters
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