The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Debian Linux
Rank 33 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Debian 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.58% - 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.58% - 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
Debian
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
76 72 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 23.97% 26.09% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 36 41
Median daily rate £328 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.22% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £111 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Median hourly rate - £14.84 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Debian as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Debian
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Debian Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Debian also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Debian.

1 7 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) LAMP
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Subversion
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) Cacti
2 6 (85.71%) Nagios
2 6 (85.71%) LDAP
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
3 5 (71.43%) SpamAssassin
3 5 (71.43%) Squid
4 4 (57.14%) Apache
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) MySQL
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) CentOS
5 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
6 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
6 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
6 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
6 2 (28.57%) FreeRADIUS
6 2 (28.57%) REST
6 2 (28.57%) Ansible
6 2 (28.57%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (28.57%) Gluster
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (57.14%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LDAP
2 2 (28.57%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (28.57%) Kerberos
2 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (85.71%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) LAMP
2 2 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
3 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
3 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) SpamAssassin
1 5 (71.43%) Squid
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) FreeRADIUS
3 2 (28.57%) Gluster
3 2 (28.57%) NFS
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Cacti
1 6 (85.71%) Nagios
2 2 (28.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat