The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 72 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Debian 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.13% - 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.46% - 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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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 Hertfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
217 174 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.26% 28.52% 29.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 71 75
Average daily rate £350 £248 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.41% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £140 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £440 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 18
Average hourly rate £9.50 £14.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £25.93 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Debian across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Debian
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Debian across the Hertfordshire region.

Debian Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Debian
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) iptables
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Postfix
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Internet

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) iptables
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Postfix
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware