The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 362 398 363
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -35
Contract jobs citing Debian 41 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.080% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.79% 0.36% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 16
Average daily rate
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£408 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.48% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £320 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £381 £310
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +22.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- -31.94%
Debian
England

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

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5165 5323 4811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.70% 22.37% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3631 3551 3089
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 219 296
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.66 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.39% -5.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.23 £33.50 £40.00
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 London

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in London

Debian
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Debian Daily Rate Trend in London

Debian
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Debian across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Debian Daily Rate Histogram in London

Debian
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Debian across the London region.

Debian Hourly Rate Trend in London

Debian
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the London 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
City of London +9 12 £400 +10.34%
Docklands, London - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Debian
England

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 76 (100.00%) Linux
2 54 (71.05%) DevOps
3 53 (69.74%) Puppet
4 50 (65.79%) MySQL
5 49 (64.47%) Opscode Chef
6 46 (60.53%) Python
7 42 (55.26%) Ubuntu
8 41 (53.95%) Nagios
9 40 (52.63%) Red Hat
10 37 (48.68%) Perl
11 36 (47.37%) MongoDB
11 36 (47.37%) CentOS
12 35 (46.05%) NoSQL
13 34 (44.74%) Apache
14 33 (43.42%) Bash Shell
15 32 (42.11%) PHP
16 30 (39.47%) UNIX
17 27 (35.53%) Amazon AWS
17 27 (35.53%) Jenkins
18 26 (34.21%) Web Services
19 25 (32.89%) Continuous Integration
20 24 (31.58%) Open Source
21 22 (28.95%) Hadoop
21 22 (28.95%) ZABBIX
21 22 (28.95%) LAMP
22 21 (27.63%) Cacti
22 21 (27.63%) CouchDB
22 21 (27.63%) Big Data
23 20 (26.32%) Rackspace
23 20 (26.32%) Elasticsearch

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 34 (44.74%) Apache
2 20 (26.32%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (14.47%) Tomcat
4 8 (10.53%) OpenStack
5 6 (7.89%) nginx
6 3 (3.95%) JBoss
7 2 (2.63%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.32%) Jetty
8 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.32%) Confluence
8 1 (1.32%) MediaWiki
Cloud Services
1 27 (35.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.95%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.63%) Route 53
4 2 (2.63%) GitHub
5 1 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.16%) DNS
2 7 (9.21%) DHCP
3 6 (7.89%) HTTP
3 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.58%) Firewall
4 5 (6.58%) SAN
5 4 (5.26%) Internet
5 4 (5.26%) LDAP
5 4 (5.26%) VPN
6 3 (3.95%) iSCSI
6 3 (3.95%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (3.95%) WAN
7 2 (2.63%) SMTP
7 2 (2.63%) FTP
7 2 (2.63%) Multicast
7 2 (2.63%) NAS
7 2 (2.63%) IPsec
7 2 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.63%) VLAN
8 1 (1.32%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (65.79%) MySQL
2 36 (47.37%) MongoDB
3 35 (46.05%) NoSQL
4 22 (28.95%) Hadoop
5 21 (27.63%) CouchDB
5 21 (27.63%) Big Data
6 19 (25.00%) Riak
6 19 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
7 4 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.95%) Couchbase
8 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (2.63%) Redis
9 2 (2.63%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.63%) OLTP
9 2 (2.63%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (35.53%) Jenkins
2 20 (26.32%) Hudson
3 9 (11.84%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.58%) GitLab
5 4 (5.26%) Subversion
6 2 (2.63%) JIRA
6 2 (2.63%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.32%) Behat
7 1 (1.32%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.32%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.32%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
1 3 (3.95%) Finance
1 3 (3.95%) Banking
2 2 (2.63%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.32%) Billing
3 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (31.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (25.00%) Architect
3 17 (22.37%) DevOps Architect
4 16 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (17.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 12 (15.79%) Linux Administrator
6 12 (15.79%) Administrator
7 11 (14.47%) Linux Engineer
8 10 (13.16%) Developer
9 7 (9.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.95%) DevOps Administrator
10 3 (3.95%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.95%) Python Developer
11 2 (2.63%) Java Developer
11 2 (2.63%) Perl Developer
11 2 (2.63%) Systems Engineer
11 2 (2.63%) Applications Developer
11 2 (2.63%) Lead Architect
12 1 (1.32%) Storage Systems Administrator
12 1 (1.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.21%) Web Services
2 22 (28.95%) LAMP
3 6 (7.89%) HTML
4 3 (3.95%) OAuth
5 2 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.63%) REST
5 2 (2.63%) Spring
5 2 (2.63%) JSP
5 2 (2.63%) Servlets
5 2 (2.63%) GWT
6 1 (1.32%) .NET
6 1 (1.32%) XML
6 1 (1.32%) XML Schema
6 1 (1.32%) JMX
6 1 (1.32%) Java EE
6 1 (1.32%) Symfony
6 1 (1.32%) Zend Framework
6 1 (1.32%) Laravel
6 1 (1.32%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.58%) Open Source
2 7 (9.21%) Clustering
3 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.58%) Replication
4 2 (2.63%) iSeries
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.63%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.63%) Video Editing
5 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.32%) Physics
5 1 (1.32%) Wiki
5 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (55.26%) Ubuntu
3 36 (47.37%) CentOS
4 30 (39.47%) UNIX
5 10 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.58%) Solaris
7 3 (3.95%) Windows
8 2 (2.63%) CoreOS
9 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.32%) SUSE
9 1 (1.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (71.05%) DevOps
2 25 (32.89%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (21.05%) OO
4 15 (19.74%) Software Engineering
5 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.58%) Software Architecture
7 5 (6.58%) Load Balancing
7 5 (6.58%) Release Management
8 4 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.95%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.95%) Data Modelling
9 3 (3.95%) TDD
9 3 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.63%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (2.63%) Scrum
10 2 (2.63%) Web Development
10 2 (2.63%) OOD
10 2 (2.63%) ITIL
10 2 (2.63%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (60.53%) Python
2 37 (48.68%) Perl
3 33 (43.42%) Bash Shell
4 32 (42.11%) PHP
5 18 (23.68%) Shell Script
6 12 (15.79%) SQL
7 11 (14.47%) Java
8 9 (11.84%) Ruby
9 8 (10.53%) C++
10 7 (9.21%) C
11 4 (5.26%) JavaScript
12 2 (2.63%) Erlang
13 1 (1.32%) Golang
13 1 (1.32%) VBScript
13 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) CCNA
2 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.32%) RHCE
3 1 (1.32%) RHCT
3 1 (1.32%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) XenServer
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.95%) Xen
4 2 (2.63%) NFS
4 2 (2.63%) Samba
4 2 (2.63%) Postfix
4 2 (2.63%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.63%) vCloud
4 2 (2.63%) Docker
4 2 (2.63%) Ceph
5 1 (1.32%) KVM
5 1 (1.32%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (1.32%) XenApp
5 1 (1.32%) Varnish
5 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.32%) Squid
Systems Management
1 53 (69.74%) Puppet
2 49 (64.47%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (53.95%) Nagios
4 22 (28.95%) ZABBIX
5 21 (27.63%) Cacti
6 20 (26.32%) Salt
7 14 (18.42%) Ansible
8 3 (3.95%) SELinux
9 2 (2.63%) HAProxy
9 2 (2.63%) Ganglia
9 2 (2.63%) yum
10 1 (1.32%) Capistrano
10 1 (1.32%) SCOM
10 1 (1.32%) Munin
10 1 (1.32%) CFEngine
10 1 (1.32%) Graphite
10 1 (1.32%) Control-M
Vendors
1 40 (52.63%) Red Hat
2 20 (26.32%) Rackspace
3 14 (18.42%) DigitalOcean
4 9 (11.84%) Oracle
5 6 (7.89%) VMware
6 2 (2.63%) Google
6 2 (2.63%) Sybase
6 2 (2.63%) Sun
6 2 (2.63%) SaltStack
6 2 (2.63%) Scality
6 2 (2.63%) Splunk
6 2 (2.63%) Percona
7 1 (1.32%) Citrix
7 1 (1.32%) Zend
7 1 (1.32%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.32%) F5
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