The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 230 242 249
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing Debian 13 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.069% 0.020%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.58% 0.28% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Average daily rate
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£356 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% -
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
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 South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2258 2124 2000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.33% 24.32% 20.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1149 1067 904
Average daily rate £325 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £175 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 241 254
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £41.50
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 the South East

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Debian
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Debian Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Debian
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Debian across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Debian Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Debian
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Debian Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Debian
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the South East 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
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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
Hampshire - 6 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £350 -
Berkshire - 2 £400 - 2
Oxfordshire -4 1 £325 -27.77% 2
Surrey - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £250 -
Kent - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Debian
England

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 14 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 14 (66.67%) MySQL
3 13 (61.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (57.14%) Apache
5 11 (52.38%) Windows
6 10 (47.62%) Web Services
6 10 (47.62%) PHP
7 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
7 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
7 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (38.10%) Subversion
7 8 (38.10%) jQuery
8 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
8 7 (33.33%) SOAP
8 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 6 (28.57%) Internet
9 6 (28.57%) OO
9 6 (28.57%) CSS
9 6 (28.57%) HTML
9 6 (28.57%) Java
9 6 (28.57%) MVC
9 6 (28.57%) VMware
10 5 (23.81%) Nagios
10 5 (23.81%) C
10 5 (23.81%) OO PHP
10 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
10 5 (23.81%) Git (software)

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (57.14%) Apache
2 4 (19.05%) WordPress
2 4 (19.05%) Drupal
2 4 (19.05%) nginx
2 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
2 4 (19.05%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Internet
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) SSL
3 3 (14.29%) Network Security
3 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.76%) HTTP
4 1 (4.76%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) MySQL
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Subversion
2 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (14.29%) Automake
4 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.76%) Ant
4 1 (4.76%) Hudson
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 3 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) PHP Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior PHP Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) C Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) Web Services
2 8 (38.10%) jQuery
3 7 (33.33%) SOAP
4 6 (28.57%) CSS
4 6 (28.57%) HTML
5 5 (23.81%) CodeIgniter
5 5 (23.81%) Ajax
6 3 (14.29%) Backbone.js
6 3 (14.29%) Symfony
7 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (9.52%) Ember.js
7 2 (9.52%) XML
8 1 (4.76%) LAMP
8 1 (4.76%) JSP
8 1 (4.76%) Sass
8 1 (4.76%) LESS
8 1 (4.76%) REST
8 1 (4.76%) Laravel
8 1 (4.76%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Device Driver
2 2 (9.52%) Derivative
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) iPhone
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (52.38%) Windows
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (19.05%) Ubuntu
6 4 (19.05%) SUSE
7 3 (14.29%) CentOS
8 2 (9.52%) UNIX
8 2 (9.52%) AIX
8 2 (9.52%) Solaris
9 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) OO
2 6 (28.57%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) OO PHP
4 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.76%) Web Design
7 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.76%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) PHP
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) C
4 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
4 5 (23.81%) PHP5
5 4 (19.05%) Ruby
5 4 (19.05%) Perl
6 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (14.29%) C++
7 2 (9.52%) Korn
7 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
8 1 (4.76%) Python
8 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (14.29%) Varnish
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Nagios
2 3 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) Zenoss
3 1 (4.76%) Capistrano
3 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
3 1 (4.76%) Cacti
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 5 (23.81%) Zend
5 3 (14.29%) Intel
6 1 (4.76%) JBoss
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