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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 388 424 392
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -32
Contract jobs citing Debian 40 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.071% 0.052%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.71% 0.31% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 5
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£400 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £293 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +27.27%
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
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
5655 5786 5328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.93% 22.83% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3894 3840 3461
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £225 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 230 265
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +39 17 £400 +33.89% 4
Docklands, London - - - - 1
Debian
England

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 69 (87.34%) Linux
2 52 (65.82%) MySQL
3 43 (54.43%) Python
3 43 (54.43%) Puppet
3 43 (54.43%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (50.63%) UNIX
5 39 (49.37%) Red Hat
5 39 (49.37%) DevOps
6 35 (44.30%) Amazon AWS
6 35 (44.30%) Ubuntu
6 35 (44.30%) CentOS
7 34 (43.04%) MongoDB
8 33 (41.77%) NoSQL
8 33 (41.77%) Nagios
9 31 (39.24%) Perl
10 28 (35.44%) Bash Shell
11 25 (31.65%) PHP
12 23 (29.11%) Web Services
13 22 (27.85%) Apache
13 22 (27.85%) Open Source
14 21 (26.58%) Big Data
14 21 (26.58%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (25.32%) LAMP
15 20 (25.32%) Jenkins
16 19 (24.05%) CouchDB
16 19 (24.05%) Cacti
17 18 (22.78%) ZABBIX
17 18 (22.78%) Hadoop
17 18 (22.78%) Elasticsearch
18 17 (21.52%) Salt

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 22 (27.85%) Apache
2 18 (22.78%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (6.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.06%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.80%) JBoss
6 1 (1.27%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.27%) nginx
6 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.27%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 35 (44.30%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.53%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.27%) Route 53
4 1 (1.27%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) DNS
1 5 (6.33%) SAN
1 5 (6.33%) Multicast
2 4 (5.06%) Internet
2 4 (5.06%) HTTP
3 3 (3.80%) DHCP
3 3 (3.80%) iSCSI
3 3 (3.80%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.53%) NAS
4 2 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.53%) VLAN
4 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.53%) LDAP
4 2 (2.53%) WAN
4 2 (2.53%) SMTP
5 1 (1.27%) VoIP
5 1 (1.27%) FTP
5 1 (1.27%) Network Security
5 1 (1.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (65.82%) MySQL
2 34 (43.04%) MongoDB
3 33 (41.77%) NoSQL
4 21 (26.58%) Big Data
5 19 (24.05%) CouchDB
6 18 (22.78%) Hadoop
7 17 (21.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (21.52%) Riak
8 12 (15.19%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (2.53%) Redis
9 2 (2.53%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.27%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 20 (25.32%) Jenkins
2 17 (21.52%) Hudson
3 3 (3.80%) GDB
4 1 (1.27%) Behat
4 1 (1.27%) JIRA
4 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.27%) DbUnit
4 1 (1.27%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (7.59%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Billing
4 1 (1.27%) Legal
4 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Architect
2 17 (21.52%) DevOps Architect
3 14 (17.72%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (17.72%) DBA
4 13 (16.46%) MySQL DBA
5 9 (11.39%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (11.39%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (11.39%) Administrator
6 8 (10.13%) Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (7.59%) Lead Architect
8 4 (5.06%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Tester
9 3 (3.80%) Penetration Tester
9 3 (3.80%) Python Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Perl Developer
10 2 (2.53%) C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.11%) Web Services
2 20 (25.32%) LAMP
3 4 (5.06%) HTML
3 4 (5.06%) OAuth
4 2 (2.53%) REST
4 2 (2.53%) GWT
4 2 (2.53%) JSP
4 2 (2.53%) Servlets
4 2 (2.53%) Spring
5 1 (1.27%) Symfony
5 1 (1.27%) Zend Framework
5 1 (1.27%) JMX
5 1 (1.27%) Laravel
5 1 (1.27%) RESTful
5 1 (1.27%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.85%) Open Source
2 17 (21.52%) Replication
3 3 (3.80%) Clustering
3 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.53%) iSeries
4 2 (2.53%) Video Editing
4 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.53%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.53%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.27%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.27%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.27%) STB
5 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 69 (87.34%) Linux
2 40 (50.63%) UNIX
3 35 (44.30%) Ubuntu
3 35 (44.30%) CentOS
4 12 (15.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.80%) Solaris
6 2 (2.53%) Windows
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (49.37%) DevOps
2 21 (26.58%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (18.99%) OO
3 15 (18.99%) Software Engineering
4 14 (17.72%) Migration
4 14 (17.72%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.39%) High Availability
7 8 (10.13%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.59%) Software Architecture
9 3 (3.80%) Reverse Engineering
9 3 (3.80%) Resource Management
9 3 (3.80%) TDD
9 3 (3.80%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (2.53%) Web Development
10 2 (2.53%) Scrum
10 2 (2.53%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.53%) Data Modelling
10 2 (2.53%) OOD
10 2 (2.53%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (54.43%) Python
2 31 (39.24%) Perl
3 28 (35.44%) Bash Shell
4 25 (31.65%) PHP
5 17 (21.52%) Shell Script
6 14 (17.72%) SQL
7 9 (11.39%) C++
7 9 (11.39%) Java
7 9 (11.39%) Ruby
8 8 (10.13%) C
9 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.53%) Erlang
11 1 (1.27%) Golang
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) CCNA
2 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.27%) RHCE
3 1 (1.27%) RHCT
3 1 (1.27%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) XenServer
2 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.53%) Ceph
4 1 (1.27%) Varnish
4 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.27%) Postfix
4 1 (1.27%) XenApp
4 1 (1.27%) NFS
4 1 (1.27%) Squid
4 1 (1.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (54.43%) Puppet
1 43 (54.43%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (41.77%) Nagios
3 19 (24.05%) Cacti
4 18 (22.78%) ZABBIX
5 17 (21.52%) Salt
6 4 (5.06%) Ansible
6 4 (5.06%) CFEngine
7 2 (2.53%) YUM
8 1 (1.27%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 39 (49.37%) Red Hat
2 17 (21.52%) Rackspace
3 10 (12.66%) Oracle
3 10 (12.66%) Percona
4 3 (3.80%) VMware
5 2 (2.53%) Google
5 2 (2.53%) Sun
5 2 (2.53%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.53%) Scality
6 1 (1.27%) Facebook
6 1 (1.27%) Zend
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