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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 510 517 531
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Contract jobs citing Debian 69 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.063% 0.057%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.57% 0.27% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 18 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £369 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £296 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
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
12078 10966 10551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.76% 23.20% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7242 6273 5667
Average daily rate £363 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £178 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1007 1019
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £35.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +23 41 £400 - 17
South East -12 13 £363 +3.57% 4
Yorkshire -6 5 £250 -16.66% 8
South West -36 4 £419 - 5
North West -11 3 - - 3
East of England -18 3 £300 -14.28% 2
West Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - - 3
Debian
UK

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 135 (97.12%) Linux
2 98 (70.50%) Red Hat
3 83 (59.71%) MySQL
4 76 (54.68%) Ubuntu
4 76 (54.68%) Puppet
5 69 (49.64%) DevOps
6 66 (47.48%) Opscode Chef
7 64 (46.04%) PHP
7 64 (46.04%) Apache
8 61 (43.88%) CentOS
9 60 (43.17%) Perl
10 57 (41.01%) Bash Shell
11 50 (35.97%) Continuous Integration
11 50 (35.97%) Python
12 46 (33.09%) Java
12 46 (33.09%) LAMP
13 41 (29.50%) Jenkins
14 39 (28.06%) VMware
15 37 (26.62%) Nagios
15 37 (26.62%) Web Services
15 37 (26.62%) Ruby
16 36 (25.90%) MongoDB
16 36 (25.90%) Hudson
16 36 (25.90%) NoSQL
17 35 (25.18%) UNIX
18 33 (23.74%) VMware Infrastructure
19 32 (23.02%) ZABBIX
19 32 (23.02%) Firewall
19 32 (23.02%) Salt
20 31 (22.30%) SQL

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 64 (46.04%) Apache
2 21 (15.11%) nginx
3 19 (13.67%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (10.07%) Tomcat
5 12 (8.63%) Confluence
6 11 (7.91%) MediaWiki
7 10 (7.19%) CMS
8 8 (5.76%) Drupal
9 5 (3.60%) WordPress
10 4 (2.88%) JBoss
10 4 (2.88%) OpenStack
10 4 (2.88%) Magnolia
11 3 (2.16%) Moodle
12 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (1.44%) MS Exchange
12 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.72%) IIS
13 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.72%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (22.30%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.44%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.72%) Route 53
4 1 (0.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (23.02%) Firewall
2 21 (15.11%) VPN
3 18 (12.95%) LDAP
4 17 (12.23%) Internet
5 16 (11.51%) Network Security
6 15 (10.79%) WAN
7 13 (9.35%) LAN
8 11 (7.91%) IPv6
8 11 (7.91%) EIGRP
8 11 (7.91%) OSPF
8 11 (7.91%) BGP
8 11 (7.91%) IPsec
9 10 (7.19%) DNS
9 10 (7.19%) TCP/IP
10 9 (6.47%) HTTP
11 8 (5.76%) DHCP
12 7 (5.04%) SAN
13 5 (3.60%) Intrusion Detection
14 4 (2.88%) SSL
15 3 (2.16%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (59.71%) MySQL
2 36 (25.90%) MongoDB
2 36 (25.90%) NoSQL
3 21 (15.11%) Big Data
4 20 (14.39%) Relational Database
4 20 (14.39%) CouchDB
5 19 (13.67%) Hadoop
6 18 (12.95%) Riak
6 18 (12.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (11.51%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (10.07%) SQL Server
9 4 (2.88%) Jackrabbit
9 4 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.44%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.44%) Redis
10 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.72%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 41 (29.50%) Jenkins
2 36 (25.90%) Hudson
3 30 (21.58%) Git (software)
4 24 (17.27%) Subversion
5 16 (11.51%) JIRA
6 2 (1.44%) Selenium
7 1 (0.72%) Behat
7 1 (0.72%) Ant
7 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.72%) DbUnit
7 1 (0.72%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.72%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.72%) Firebug
General
1 6 (4.32%) Finance
2 4 (2.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.44%) Banking
4 1 (0.72%) Legal
4 1 (0.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 38 (27.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (25.90%) Linux Engineer
3 23 (16.55%) Architect
3 23 (16.55%) Developer
3 23 (16.55%) Systems Administrator
4 21 (15.11%) Administrator
5 19 (13.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 18 (12.95%) DevOps Architect
7 15 (10.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 14 (10.07%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (5.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (5.04%) PHP Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Lead Architect
10 6 (4.32%) DBA
11 5 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.60%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.60%) MySQL DBA
11 5 (3.60%) Python Developer
12 3 (2.16%) Perl Developer
12 3 (2.16%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (33.09%) LAMP
2 37 (26.62%) Web Services
3 14 (10.07%) HTML
4 11 (7.91%) jQuery
5 9 (6.47%) CSS
6 8 (5.76%) SOAP
7 6 (4.32%) CodeIgniter
7 6 (4.32%) Ajax
8 4 (2.88%) Symfony
8 4 (2.88%) Spring
8 4 (2.88%) OAuth
8 4 (2.88%) XML
8 4 (2.88%) Backbone.js
9 3 (2.16%) Ember.js
9 3 (2.16%) REST
9 3 (2.16%) JSP
9 3 (2.16%) Hibernate
9 3 (2.16%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (1.44%) Django
10 2 (1.44%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.99%) Open Source
2 11 (7.91%) Wiki
3 9 (6.47%) Replication
4 8 (5.76%) Clustering
5 5 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.16%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.16%) VLE
7 2 (1.44%) Video Editing
7 2 (1.44%) Derivative
7 2 (1.44%) iSeries
7 2 (1.44%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.44%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.44%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.44%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.72%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.72%) User Experience
8 1 (0.72%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 135 (97.12%) Linux
2 76 (54.68%) Ubuntu
3 61 (43.88%) CentOS
4 35 (25.18%) UNIX
5 30 (21.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (18.71%) Windows
7 21 (15.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (4.32%) Solaris
10 5 (3.60%) SUSE
11 3 (2.16%) Scientific Linux
12 2 (1.44%) AIX
12 2 (1.44%) SELinux
13 1 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.72%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.72%) Gentoo
13 1 (0.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (49.64%) DevOps
2 50 (35.97%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (17.99%) OO
4 21 (15.11%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (15.11%) Software Engineering
5 15 (10.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (10.79%) Configuration Management
6 14 (10.07%) Build Automation
7 13 (9.35%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (9.35%) Data Modelling
8 11 (7.91%) Load Balancing
9 8 (5.76%) MVC
10 7 (5.04%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (4.32%) OO PHP
11 6 (4.32%) Software Architecture
11 6 (4.32%) TDD
11 6 (4.32%) Service Management
11 6 (4.32%) Migration
11 6 (4.32%) ITIL
12 4 (2.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (46.04%) PHP
2 60 (43.17%) Perl
3 57 (41.01%) Bash Shell
4 50 (35.97%) Python
5 46 (33.09%) Java
6 37 (26.62%) Ruby
7 31 (22.30%) SQL
8 22 (15.83%) Shell Script
9 17 (12.23%) JavaScript
10 13 (9.35%) C++
11 12 (8.63%) C
12 6 (4.32%) PHP5
13 3 (2.16%) Bourne shell
13 3 (2.16%) Erlang
14 2 (1.44%) Korn
14 2 (1.44%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.72%) Golang
15 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (6.47%) Degree
2 8 (5.76%) CCNA
2 8 (5.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.44%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.72%) RHCE
4 1 (0.72%) LPIC
4 1 (0.72%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.72%) SLA
1 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 33 (23.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (17.27%) XenServer
3 18 (12.95%) Samba
4 17 (12.23%) Postfix
5 5 (3.60%) Active Directory
5 5 (3.60%) Varnish
6 4 (2.88%) Xen
6 4 (2.88%) NFS
6 4 (2.88%) KVM
7 3 (2.16%) Sendmail
8 2 (1.44%) Squid
8 2 (1.44%) vSphere
8 2 (1.44%) Firmware
8 2 (1.44%) Ceph
9 1 (0.72%) Corosync
9 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.72%) XenApp
9 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 76 (54.68%) Puppet
2 66 (47.48%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (26.62%) Nagios
4 32 (23.02%) ZABBIX
4 32 (23.02%) Salt
5 19 (13.67%) Cacti
6 6 (4.32%) Ansible
7 4 (2.88%) CFEngine
8 3 (2.16%) Zenoss
9 2 (1.44%) Capistrano
9 2 (1.44%) YUM
9 2 (1.44%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 98 (70.50%) Red Hat
2 39 (28.06%) VMware
3 18 (12.95%) Rackspace
4 16 (11.51%) Oracle
5 12 (8.63%) Citrix
6 10 (7.19%) Microsoft
7 7 (5.04%) Zend
8 3 (2.16%) Percona
8 3 (2.16%) Sun
8 3 (2.16%) Atmel
9 2 (1.44%) Google
9 2 (1.44%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.44%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.44%) Cisco
9 2 (1.44%) HP
9 2 (1.44%) Dell
9 2 (1.44%) EMC
9 2 (1.44%) Scality
9 2 (1.44%) F5
9 2 (1.44%) SaltStack
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