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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 505 528 546
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +18
Contract jobs citing Debian 73 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.085% 0.053%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.62% 0.37% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 19 11
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.07% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Debian
UK

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
11715 11058 11146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.42% 22.93% 21.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6869 6352 5808
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1042 979 1123
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +30 37 £500 +16.95% 23
South East +12 13 £356 -1.72% 4
South West -33 12 £400 - 3
Yorkshire +6 6 £250 - 3
East of England -25 4 £300 -14.28% 1
West Midlands - 1 £350 -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - - 1
North West - - - - 3
Debian
UK

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 131 (87.33%) Linux
2 100 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 89 (59.33%) MySQL
4 68 (45.33%) Ubuntu
4 68 (45.33%) Puppet
5 65 (43.33%) Apache
6 64 (42.67%) PHP
7 62 (41.33%) Bash Shell
8 59 (39.33%) CentOS
9 57 (38.00%) Perl
9 57 (38.00%) DevOps
10 51 (34.00%) Java
11 50 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
12 49 (32.67%) Python
12 49 (32.67%) Continuous Integration
13 47 (31.33%) LAMP
13 47 (31.33%) VMware
14 45 (30.00%) UNIX
15 42 (28.00%) Jenkins
16 40 (26.67%) Ruby
17 38 (25.33%) VMware Infrastructure
17 38 (25.33%) Amazon AWS
18 35 (23.33%) SQL
18 35 (23.33%) Firewall
18 35 (23.33%) Hudson
19 34 (22.67%) Git (software)
19 34 (22.67%) ZABBIX
20 32 (21.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 32 (21.33%) Web Services
21 29 (19.33%) Windows

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 65 (43.33%) Apache
2 23 (15.33%) nginx
3 15 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (9.33%) Confluence
4 14 (9.33%) Tomcat
5 12 (8.00%) MediaWiki
6 8 (5.33%) CMS
7 7 (4.67%) Drupal
8 5 (3.33%) OpenStack
9 4 (2.67%) WordPress
9 4 (2.67%) Node.js
9 4 (2.67%) Magnolia
10 3 (2.00%) Moodle
11 2 (1.33%) MS Exchange
11 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.67%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.67%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.67%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (1.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 38 (25.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 35 (23.33%) Firewall
2 24 (16.00%) VPN
3 21 (14.00%) LDAP
4 19 (12.67%) Network Security
5 18 (12.00%) WAN
6 16 (10.67%) LAN
6 16 (10.67%) Internet
7 12 (8.00%) IPv6
7 12 (8.00%) EIGRP
7 12 (8.00%) OSPF
7 12 (8.00%) BGP
7 12 (8.00%) IPsec
8 11 (7.33%) HTTP
9 10 (6.67%) DNS
10 9 (6.00%) TCP/IP
11 8 (5.33%) DHCP
12 7 (4.67%) SAN
13 6 (4.00%) Multicast
14 5 (3.33%) SMTP
15 4 (2.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (59.33%) MySQL
2 21 (14.00%) MongoDB
2 21 (14.00%) NoSQL
3 19 (12.67%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (12.67%) Relational Database
3 19 (12.67%) Big Data
4 17 (11.33%) Hadoop
4 17 (11.33%) CouchDB
5 16 (10.67%) Amazon RDS
6 15 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (10.00%) Riak
7 13 (8.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (2.67%) Jackrabbit
9 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.33%) Redis
9 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.67%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 42 (28.00%) Jenkins
2 35 (23.33%) Hudson
3 34 (22.67%) Git (software)
4 24 (16.00%) Subversion
5 20 (13.33%) JIRA
6 4 (2.67%) GDB
7 3 (2.00%) Automake
8 1 (0.67%) Grunt
8 1 (0.67%) Gradle
8 1 (0.67%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.67%) Behat
8 1 (0.67%) Redmine
8 1 (0.67%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.67%) DbUnit
8 1 (0.67%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.67%) Mockito
8 1 (0.67%) Firebug
8 1 (0.67%) Selenium
8 1 (0.67%) Maven
8 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (3.33%) Finance
2 4 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.00%) Military
4 2 (1.33%) Banking
5 1 (0.67%) Billing
5 1 (0.67%) Back Office
5 1 (0.67%) Legal
5 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (24.67%) Linux Engineer
2 31 (20.67%) Administrator
3 30 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 28 (18.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 23 (15.33%) Developer
6 19 (12.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 19 (12.67%) DBA
7 18 (12.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 18 (12.00%) Architect
7 18 (12.00%) MySQL DBA
7 18 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
8 13 (8.67%) DevOps Architect
9 8 (5.33%) Software Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.00%) PHP Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Lead Architect
12 5 (3.33%) Python Developer
13 4 (2.67%) Penetration Tester
13 4 (2.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (31.33%) LAMP
2 32 (21.33%) Web Services
3 12 (8.00%) HTML
4 10 (6.67%) jQuery
5 8 (5.33%) CSS
6 7 (4.67%) SOAP
7 5 (3.33%) Backbone.js
7 5 (3.33%) Symfony
7 5 (3.33%) CodeIgniter
7 5 (3.33%) Spring
7 5 (3.33%) Ajax
8 4 (2.67%) XML
8 4 (2.67%) Hibernate
8 4 (2.67%) OAuth
9 3 (2.00%) Ember.js
9 3 (2.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.00%) REST
9 3 (2.00%) Zend Framework
9 3 (2.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (2.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.67%) Replication
2 17 (11.33%) Open Source
3 12 (8.00%) Wiki
4 7 (4.67%) Clustering
5 4 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.00%) VLE
6 3 (2.00%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.33%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.33%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.33%) STB
7 2 (1.33%) Video Editing
7 2 (1.33%) Derivative
7 2 (1.33%) iSeries
8 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.67%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.67%) User Experience
8 1 (0.67%) iPhone
8 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 131 (87.33%) Linux
2 68 (45.33%) Ubuntu
3 59 (39.33%) CentOS
4 45 (30.00%) UNIX
5 32 (21.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (19.33%) Windows
7 21 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (6.67%) Solaris
9 8 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (4.00%) SUSE
11 3 (2.00%) Scientific Linux
12 2 (1.33%) AIX
13 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.67%) Gentoo
13 1 (0.67%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (38.00%) DevOps
2 49 (32.67%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (12.67%) Migration
5 16 (10.67%) Software Engineering
5 16 (10.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (9.33%) Configuration Management
7 14 (9.33%) High Availability
8 12 (8.00%) Data Modelling
8 12 (8.00%) Build Automation
9 11 (7.33%) Load Balancing
9 11 (7.33%) OO
10 8 (5.33%) MVC
11 7 (4.67%) TDD
12 6 (4.00%) Service Management
12 6 (4.00%) Software Architecture
13 5 (3.33%) OO PHP
13 5 (3.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 64 (42.67%) PHP
2 62 (41.33%) Bash Shell
3 57 (38.00%) Perl
4 51 (34.00%) Java
5 49 (32.67%) Python
6 40 (26.67%) Ruby
7 35 (23.33%) SQL
8 15 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 15 (10.00%) C
9 13 (8.67%) C++
9 13 (8.67%) JavaScript
10 6 (4.00%) PHP5
11 5 (3.33%) Korn
12 3 (2.00%) Bourne shell
12 3 (2.00%) Erlang
13 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (5.33%) CCNA
1 8 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (4.67%) Degree
3 5 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.67%) RHCT
5 1 (0.67%) LPIC
5 1 (0.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.67%) WAI
1 1 (0.67%) COBIT
1 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (25.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (16.67%) XenServer
3 21 (14.00%) Samba
4 20 (13.33%) Postfix
5 6 (4.00%) Sendmail
5 6 (4.00%) KVM
6 5 (3.33%) Squid
6 5 (3.33%) NFS
7 4 (2.67%) Xen
7 4 (2.67%) Varnish
8 3 (2.00%) Dovecot
8 3 (2.00%) Active Directory
9 2 (1.33%) vSphere
10 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 68 (45.33%) Puppet
2 50 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (22.67%) ZABBIX
4 27 (18.00%) Salt
4 27 (18.00%) Nagios
5 20 (13.33%) Cacti
6 4 (2.67%) CFEngine
7 3 (2.00%) HAProxy
7 3 (2.00%) Zenoss
8 2 (1.33%) YUM
8 2 (1.33%) Ansible
8 2 (1.33%) Capistrano
8 2 (1.33%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.67%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.67%) RANCID
Vendors
1 100 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 47 (31.33%) VMware
3 18 (12.00%) Oracle
4 15 (10.00%) Rackspace
4 15 (10.00%) Percona
5 13 (8.67%) Citrix
6 9 (6.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (4.67%) Zend
8 6 (4.00%) Cisco
9 5 (3.33%) HP
9 5 (3.33%) Dell
10 4 (2.67%) JBoss
11 3 (2.00%) Google
11 3 (2.00%) Sun
11 3 (2.00%) Intel
12 2 (1.33%) EMC
12 2 (1.33%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.33%) SaltStack
12 2 (1.33%) F5
12 2 (1.33%) 3PAR
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