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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 519 520 481
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -39
Contract jobs citing Debian 60 31 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.066% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.52% 0.29% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 25 24
Average daily rate
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£400 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £381 £310
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +22.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 13
Average hourly rate - £24.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- -31.94%
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
11585 10648 9916
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 23.37% 22.74% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6961 6073 5308
Average daily rate £363 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £155 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 978 966 1058
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.94% -9.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £33.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +36 41 £408 +4.48% 9
South East -29 6 £381 -4.68% 4
East of England -13 4 £188 -50.00% 3
North West -8 3 - - 3
South West -25 3 £425 +54.54% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £272 - 3
West Midlands - 1 £350 -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
Debian
UK

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 128 (99.22%) Linux
2 79 (61.24%) Red Hat
3 73 (56.59%) MySQL
4 70 (54.26%) Puppet
5 68 (52.71%) Ubuntu
6 67 (51.94%) DevOps
7 61 (47.29%) Opscode Chef
8 59 (45.74%) Apache
9 57 (44.19%) PHP
10 55 (42.64%) Python
11 53 (41.09%) CentOS
12 52 (40.31%) Perl
13 49 (37.98%) Bash Shell
14 44 (34.11%) Nagios
15 41 (31.78%) Continuous Integration
16 37 (28.68%) Web Services
17 36 (27.91%) MongoDB
17 36 (27.91%) NoSQL
18 35 (27.13%) Jenkins
18 35 (27.13%) UNIX
19 33 (25.58%) LAMP
20 32 (24.81%) Java
21 30 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
22 29 (22.48%) ZABBIX
22 29 (22.48%) Salt
23 28 (21.71%) Hudson
23 28 (21.71%) VMware
24 27 (20.93%) Open Source
25 26 (20.16%) Git (software)
25 26 (20.16%) Shell Script

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 59 (45.74%) Apache
2 20 (15.50%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (14.73%) nginx
4 16 (12.40%) Tomcat
5 8 (6.20%) OpenStack
6 6 (4.65%) CMS
6 6 (4.65%) Drupal
6 6 (4.65%) Confluence
6 6 (4.65%) MediaWiki
7 5 (3.88%) WordPress
8 4 (3.10%) JBoss
9 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.55%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.55%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.55%) Jetty
9 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.78%) Moodle
10 1 (0.78%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.10%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.33%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.55%) Route 53
4 2 (1.55%) GitHub
5 1 (0.78%) IaaS
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.83%) Firewall
2 14 (10.85%) DNS
3 13 (10.08%) TCP/IP
3 13 (10.08%) VPN
3 13 (10.08%) Internet
4 12 (9.30%) LDAP
5 11 (8.53%) DHCP
5 11 (8.53%) HTTP
5 11 (8.53%) Network Security
6 10 (7.75%) WAN
7 8 (6.20%) LAN
7 8 (6.20%) SAN
8 7 (5.43%) IPsec
9 6 (4.65%) IPv6
9 6 (4.65%) OSPF
9 6 (4.65%) BGP
9 6 (4.65%) EIGRP
10 5 (3.88%) SSL
10 5 (3.88%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (56.59%) MySQL
2 36 (27.91%) MongoDB
2 36 (27.91%) NoSQL
3 22 (17.05%) Hadoop
4 21 (16.28%) CouchDB
4 21 (16.28%) Big Data
5 19 (14.73%) Riak
5 19 (14.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (12.40%) SQL Server
7 13 (10.08%) Relational Database
8 11 (8.53%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (3.88%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.33%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.55%) Redis
11 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.55%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.55%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.55%) OLTP
11 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 35 (27.13%) Jenkins
2 28 (21.71%) Hudson
3 26 (20.16%) Git (software)
4 21 (16.28%) Subversion
5 10 (7.75%) JIRA
6 6 (4.65%) GitLab
7 2 (1.55%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.55%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.55%) Selenium
7 2 (1.55%) Firebug
7 2 (1.55%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.78%) DbUnit
8 1 (0.78%) Ant
8 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.78%) Behat
General
1 4 (3.10%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.33%) Finance
2 3 (2.33%) Banking
3 2 (1.55%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.78%) Billing
4 1 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (27.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (21.71%) Linux Engineer
3 25 (19.38%) Developer
4 20 (15.50%) Systems Administrator
5 19 (14.73%) Architect
6 17 (13.18%) DevOps Architect
7 16 (12.40%) Administrator
8 15 (11.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 14 (10.85%) Linux Administrator
10 13 (10.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 8 (6.20%) PHP Developer
12 7 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 6 (4.65%) Python Developer
14 5 (3.88%) Linux Support
14 5 (3.88%) Linux Support Engineer
14 5 (3.88%) Support Engineer
15 3 (2.33%) Senior Developer
15 3 (2.33%) Support Analyst
15 3 (2.33%) Systems Engineer
15 3 (2.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (28.68%) Web Services
2 33 (25.58%) LAMP
3 18 (13.95%) HTML
4 12 (9.30%) CSS
4 12 (9.30%) jQuery
5 6 (4.65%) CodeIgniter
5 6 (4.65%) SOAP
5 6 (4.65%) Ajax
6 4 (3.10%) Symfony
6 4 (3.10%) Spring
6 4 (3.10%) Laravel
6 4 (3.10%) Backbone.js
6 4 (3.10%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.33%) REST
7 3 (2.33%) Ember.js
7 3 (2.33%) Django
7 3 (2.33%) OAuth
7 3 (2.33%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (2.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.93%) Open Source
2 10 (7.75%) Clustering
3 6 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.65%) Wiki
4 5 (3.88%) Replication
5 3 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.55%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.55%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.55%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.55%) iSeries
6 2 (1.55%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.55%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.78%) Physics
7 1 (0.78%) VLE
7 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.78%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.78%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 128 (99.22%) Linux
2 68 (52.71%) Ubuntu
3 53 (41.09%) CentOS
4 35 (27.13%) UNIX
5 24 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (17.83%) Windows
7 15 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (6.20%) Solaris
9 7 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (2.33%) SUSE
11 2 (1.55%) AIX
11 2 (1.55%) Android
11 2 (1.55%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.55%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.78%) Scientific Linux
12 1 (0.78%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.78%) Gentoo
12 1 (0.78%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (51.94%) DevOps
2 41 (31.78%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (20.16%) OO
4 19 (14.73%) Software Engineering
5 15 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (10.85%) Configuration Management
7 12 (9.30%) Load Balancing
8 11 (8.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (7.75%) MVC
9 10 (7.75%) Build Automation
10 8 (6.20%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (6.20%) Data Modelling
11 7 (5.43%) ITIL
11 7 (5.43%) Service Management
12 6 (4.65%) TDD
12 6 (4.65%) OO PHP
12 6 (4.65%) Database Theory
12 6 (4.65%) Relational Database Theory
13 5 (3.88%) Software Architecture
13 5 (3.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 57 (44.19%) PHP
2 55 (42.64%) Python
3 52 (40.31%) Perl
4 49 (37.98%) Bash Shell
5 32 (24.81%) Java
6 26 (20.16%) Shell Script
7 25 (19.38%) Ruby
8 22 (17.05%) SQL
9 20 (15.50%) JavaScript
10 12 (9.30%) C++
11 9 (6.98%) C
12 8 (6.20%) PHP5
13 3 (2.33%) Erlang
14 2 (1.55%) Bourne shell
14 2 (1.55%) Korn
15 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.78%) VBScript
15 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.78%) Golang
Qualifications
1 10 (7.75%) Degree
2 5 (3.88%) CCNA
2 5 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.78%) RHCE
4 1 (0.78%) RHCT
4 1 (0.78%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) SLA
1 2 (1.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (10.85%) XenServer
3 10 (7.75%) Samba
4 8 (6.20%) Postfix
5 7 (5.43%) Active Directory
6 5 (3.88%) Varnish
7 4 (3.10%) Xen
8 3 (2.33%) KVM
8 3 (2.33%) NFS
9 2 (1.55%) Docker
9 2 (1.55%) Ceph
9 2 (1.55%) vCloud
9 2 (1.55%) vSphere
9 2 (1.55%) VirtualBox
9 2 (1.55%) Firmware
9 2 (1.55%) Squid
10 1 (0.78%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.78%) XenApp
10 1 (0.78%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 70 (54.26%) Puppet
2 61 (47.29%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (34.11%) Nagios
4 29 (22.48%) ZABBIX
4 29 (22.48%) Salt
5 21 (16.28%) Cacti
6 15 (11.63%) Ansible
7 4 (3.10%) SELinux
8 3 (2.33%) Zenoss
9 2 (1.55%) yum
9 2 (1.55%) Capistrano
9 2 (1.55%) Ganglia
9 2 (1.55%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.55%) Hyperic
10 1 (0.78%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.78%) Graphite
10 1 (0.78%) Munin
10 1 (0.78%) SCOM
10 1 (0.78%) Control-M
Vendors
1 79 (61.24%) Red Hat
2 28 (21.71%) VMware
3 20 (15.50%) Rackspace
4 15 (11.63%) Oracle
5 14 (10.85%) DigitalOcean
6 10 (7.75%) Microsoft
7 7 (5.43%) Zend
8 6 (4.65%) Citrix
9 4 (3.10%) Dell
9 4 (3.10%) Splunk
10 3 (2.33%) Percona
10 3 (2.33%) Sun
10 3 (2.33%) F5
10 3 (2.33%) Atmel
11 2 (1.55%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.55%) Google
11 2 (1.55%) HP
11 2 (1.55%) Sybase
11 2 (1.55%) Cisco
11 2 (1.55%) EMC
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