The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing Debian 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.07% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
69 73 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 23.71% 24.58% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 42 37
Average daily rate £400 £400 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £117 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £510 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 8
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.25 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +9.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £10.50 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.05 £162.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Debian across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Sandwich - - - -
Debian
South East

Debian
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) Cacti
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) VMware