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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 514 524 554
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +30
Contract jobs citing Debian 66 38 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.079% 0.051%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.57% 0.34% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 19 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
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
11555 11048 11147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.22% 22.96% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6833 6356 5856
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £180 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1014 973 1121
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 £35.70 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%

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 1 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 1 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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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 +25 36 £500 +16.95% 25
South East -4 13 £356 +1.78% 5
South West -23 8 £400 - 2
Yorkshire +2 4 £238 -20.83% 3
East of England -27 4 £300 -14.28% 1
West Midlands - 1 £350 -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - - 3
North West - - - - 3
Debian
UK

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 125 (87.41%) Linux
2 93 (65.03%) Red Hat
3 85 (59.44%) MySQL
4 63 (44.06%) Ubuntu
4 63 (44.06%) Puppet
5 60 (41.96%) Apache
6 58 (40.56%) PHP
6 58 (40.56%) CentOS
7 57 (39.86%) Bash Shell
8 54 (37.76%) Perl
8 54 (37.76%) DevOps
9 52 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
10 49 (34.27%) Python
11 48 (33.57%) UNIX
12 45 (31.47%) Continuous Integration
13 44 (30.77%) Java
14 42 (29.37%) LAMP
15 41 (28.67%) VMware
16 38 (26.57%) Amazon AWS
17 37 (25.87%) Jenkins
18 34 (23.78%) VMware Infrastructure
19 33 (23.08%) Ruby
20 32 (22.38%) SQL
20 32 (22.38%) Hudson
21 31 (21.68%) Web Services
21 31 (21.68%) Firewall
22 30 (20.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 30 (20.98%) ZABBIX
23 29 (20.28%) Git (software)
24 28 (19.58%) Nagios

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 60 (41.96%) Apache
2 19 (13.29%) nginx
3 15 (10.49%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 11 (7.69%) Confluence
6 10 (6.99%) MediaWiki
7 8 (5.59%) CMS
8 7 (4.90%) Drupal
9 5 (3.50%) OpenStack
10 4 (2.80%) WordPress
10 4 (2.80%) Magnolia
11 3 (2.10%) Moodle
12 2 (1.40%) MS Exchange
12 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (1.40%) Node.js
12 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.70%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.70%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.70%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (1.40%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 38 (26.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.68%) Firewall
2 20 (13.99%) VPN
3 19 (13.29%) LDAP
4 16 (11.19%) Internet
4 16 (11.19%) Network Security
5 14 (9.79%) WAN
6 12 (8.39%) LAN
7 11 (7.69%) DNS
7 11 (7.69%) HTTP
8 10 (6.99%) IPv6
8 10 (6.99%) EIGRP
8 10 (6.99%) OSPF
8 10 (6.99%) BGP
8 10 (6.99%) IPsec
9 9 (6.29%) TCP/IP
9 9 (6.29%) DHCP
10 7 (4.90%) SAN
11 6 (4.20%) Multicast
12 5 (3.50%) SMTP
13 4 (2.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (59.44%) MySQL
2 24 (16.78%) MongoDB
3 23 (16.08%) NoSQL
4 19 (13.29%) Big Data
5 17 (11.89%) CouchDB
5 17 (11.89%) Relational Database
6 16 (11.19%) Amazon RDS
6 16 (11.19%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (11.19%) Hadoop
7 15 (10.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (10.49%) Riak
8 12 (8.39%) SQL Server
9 4 (2.80%) Jackrabbit
10 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.40%) Redis
10 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.70%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 37 (25.87%) Jenkins
2 32 (22.38%) Hudson
3 29 (20.28%) Git (software)
4 22 (15.38%) Subversion
5 15 (10.49%) JIRA
6 4 (2.80%) GDB
7 3 (2.10%) Automake
8 1 (0.70%) Gradle
8 1 (0.70%) Behat
8 1 (0.70%) Selenium
8 1 (0.70%) Maven
8 1 (0.70%) DbUnit
8 1 (0.70%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.70%) Mockito
8 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.70%) Firebug
8 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.70%) Ant
8 1 (0.70%) JUnit
General
1 5 (3.50%) Finance
2 4 (2.80%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.10%) Military
4 2 (1.40%) Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Billing
5 1 (0.70%) Legal
5 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (24.48%) Linux Engineer
2 27 (18.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 25 (17.48%) Systems Administrator
3 25 (17.48%) Administrator
4 23 (16.08%) Developer
5 20 (13.99%) Architect
6 19 (13.29%) DBA
7 18 (12.59%) MySQL DBA
8 17 (11.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 15 (10.49%) DevOps Architect
10 14 (9.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 13 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
12 8 (5.59%) Software Engineer
13 7 (4.90%) Systems Engineer
13 7 (4.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 6 (4.20%) PHP Developer
14 6 (4.20%) Lead Architect
15 5 (3.50%) Python Developer
16 4 (2.80%) Senior Developer
16 4 (2.80%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (29.37%) LAMP
2 31 (21.68%) Web Services
3 11 (7.69%) HTML
4 9 (6.29%) jQuery
5 7 (4.90%) SOAP
5 7 (4.90%) CSS
6 5 (3.50%) CodeIgniter
6 5 (3.50%) Spring
6 5 (3.50%) Ajax
7 4 (2.80%) XML
7 4 (2.80%) Hibernate
7 4 (2.80%) Symfony
7 4 (2.80%) OAuth
7 4 (2.80%) Backbone.js
8 3 (2.10%) Ember.js
8 3 (2.10%) REST
8 3 (2.10%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (2.10%) JSP
9 2 (1.40%) Servlets
9 2 (1.40%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.38%) Replication
2 20 (13.99%) Open Source
3 10 (6.99%) Wiki
4 7 (4.90%) Clustering
5 4 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.10%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.10%) Device Driver
6 3 (2.10%) VLE
7 2 (1.40%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.40%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.40%) iSeries
7 2 (1.40%) STB
7 2 (1.40%) Video Editing
7 2 (1.40%) Derivative
7 2 (1.40%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.40%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.70%) User Experience
8 1 (0.70%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 125 (87.41%) Linux
2 63 (44.06%) Ubuntu
3 58 (40.56%) CentOS
4 48 (33.57%) UNIX
5 30 (20.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (17.48%) Windows
7 19 (13.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (6.99%) Solaris
9 7 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (3.50%) SUSE
11 3 (2.10%) Scientific Linux
12 2 (1.40%) AIX
13 1 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.70%) Gentoo
13 1 (0.70%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (37.76%) DevOps
2 45 (31.47%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (13.99%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (13.29%) Migration
5 18 (12.59%) Software Engineering
6 14 (9.79%) High Availability
6 14 (9.79%) OO
7 13 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (8.39%) Configuration Management
8 12 (8.39%) Capacity Planning
8 12 (8.39%) Build Automation
9 11 (7.69%) Data Modelling
10 10 (6.99%) Load Balancing
11 8 (5.59%) MVC
12 7 (4.90%) TDD
13 6 (4.20%) Service Management
13 6 (4.20%) Software Architecture
14 5 (3.50%) OO PHP
14 5 (3.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 58 (40.56%) PHP
2 57 (39.86%) Bash Shell
3 54 (37.76%) Perl
4 49 (34.27%) Python
5 44 (30.77%) Java
6 33 (23.08%) Ruby
7 32 (22.38%) SQL
8 18 (12.59%) Shell Script
9 15 (10.49%) C
10 13 (9.09%) C++
11 12 (8.39%) JavaScript
12 5 (3.50%) Korn
12 5 (3.50%) PHP5
13 3 (2.10%) Bourne shell
13 3 (2.10%) Erlang
14 2 (1.40%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (5.59%) CCNA
1 8 (5.59%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (5.59%) Degree
2 5 (3.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.70%) LPIC
4 1 (0.70%) RHCT
4 1 (0.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) COBIT
1 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (23.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (16.08%) XenServer
3 17 (11.89%) Samba
4 16 (11.19%) Postfix
5 6 (4.20%) Sendmail
5 6 (4.20%) KVM
6 5 (3.50%) Squid
6 5 (3.50%) NFS
7 4 (2.80%) Varnish
7 4 (2.80%) Xen
8 3 (2.10%) Ceph
8 3 (2.10%) Dovecot
8 3 (2.10%) Active Directory
9 2 (1.40%) vSphere
10 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.70%) XenApp
10 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 63 (44.06%) Puppet
2 52 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (20.98%) ZABBIX
4 28 (19.58%) Nagios
5 27 (18.88%) Salt
6 19 (13.29%) Cacti
7 4 (2.80%) CFEngine
8 3 (2.10%) HAProxy
8 3 (2.10%) Zenoss
9 2 (1.40%) Capistrano
9 2 (1.40%) YUM
9 2 (1.40%) Hyperic
9 2 (1.40%) Ansible
10 1 (0.70%) RANCID
10 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 93 (65.03%) Red Hat
2 41 (28.67%) VMware
3 18 (12.59%) Oracle
4 15 (10.49%) Rackspace
4 15 (10.49%) Percona
5 11 (7.69%) Citrix
6 9 (6.29%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.20%) Cisco
7 6 (4.20%) Zend
8 5 (3.50%) HP
8 5 (3.50%) Dell
9 4 (2.80%) JBoss
10 3 (2.10%) Google
10 3 (2.10%) Sun
10 3 (2.10%) Intel
11 2 (1.40%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.40%) EMC
11 2 (1.40%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.40%) F5
11 2 (1.40%) SaltStack
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