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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Debian Linux
Rank 230 263 259
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -4
Contract jobs citing Debian 16 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.042% 0.080%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.97% 0.17% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 5
Median daily rate £475 £200 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £200 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £200 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £349 £344
% change year-on-year
+25.44% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
1653 2386 2528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.64% 25.07% 25.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 906 1344 1308
Median daily rate £360 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £210 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 240 220
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £40.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Debian as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 8 £475 - 7
Oxfordshire - 5 £413 -
Surrey +18 2 £315 - 3
East Sussex - 1 £438 -
Debian
England

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Debian.

1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (46.88%) CentOS
2 15 (46.88%) DevOps
3 12 (37.50%) Puppet
3 12 (37.50%) Apache
3 12 (37.50%) LAMP
4 11 (34.38%) Red Hat
4 11 (34.38%) Python
4 11 (34.38%) Ubuntu
4 11 (34.38%) Ansible
5 10 (31.25%) Bash Shell
5 10 (31.25%) Jenkins
5 10 (31.25%) Java
5 10 (31.25%) MySQL
5 10 (31.25%) VMware
6 9 (28.13%) Perl
6 9 (28.13%) PHP
6 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (25.00%) Internet
8 7 (21.88%) Unix
8 7 (21.88%) Docker
9 6 (18.75%) GitHub
9 6 (18.75%) Terraform
9 6 (18.75%) Subversion
9 6 (18.75%) Postfix
9 6 (18.75%) DNS
9 6 (18.75%) Juniper
10 5 (15.63%) DHCP

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (37.50%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) nginx
3 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.13%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) GitHub
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.13%) Route 53
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Internet
2 6 (18.75%) DNS
3 5 (15.63%) DHCP
4 4 (12.50%) Firewall
4 4 (12.50%) HTTP
4 4 (12.50%) SMTP
4 4 (12.50%) SSH
4 4 (12.50%) VPN
5 3 (9.38%) DDNS
5 3 (9.38%) SNMP
5 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.25%) ICMP
6 2 (6.25%) LDAP
7 1 (3.13%) FTP
7 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
7 1 (3.13%) IPv4
7 1 (3.13%) IPv6
7 1 (3.13%) Kerberos
7 1 (3.13%) SSL
7 1 (3.13%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) MySQL
2 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 6 (18.75%) Subversion
3 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
3 5 (15.63%) Hudson
4 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Administrator
3 8 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (21.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 7 (21.88%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (18.75%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (15.63%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
9 2 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 2 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Python Developer
10 1 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (3.13%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 1 (3.13%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) LAMP
2 2 (6.25%) CSS
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.13%) ELK Stack
3 1 (3.13%) Java EE
3 1 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (3.13%) Polymer
3 1 (3.13%) POSIX
3 1 (3.13%) PostGIS
3 1 (3.13%) React
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.13%) Fintech
1 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (46.88%) CentOS
3 11 (34.38%) Ubuntu
4 8 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (21.88%) Unix
6 4 (12.50%) Windows
7 3 (9.38%) SUSE
8 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
9 1 (3.13%) Solaris
9 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
9 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) DevOps
2 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (9.38%) Prototyping
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) Line Management
4 2 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Microservices
5 1 (3.13%) People Management
5 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.13%) Scrum
5 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.13%) Stochastic Modelling
5 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Python
2 10 (31.25%) Bash Shell
2 10 (31.25%) Java
3 9 (28.13%) Perl
3 9 (28.13%) PHP
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.63%) SQL
5 3 (9.38%) Ruby
6 1 (3.13%) AWK
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) Korn
6 1 (3.13%) sed
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
1 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (21.88%) Docker
3 6 (18.75%) Postfix
4 2 (6.25%) iptables
4 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.25%) vSphere
5 1 (3.13%) Ceph
5 1 (3.13%) Dovecot
5 1 (3.13%) KVM
5 1 (3.13%) Sendmail
5 1 (3.13%) Squid
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Puppet
2 11 (34.38%) Ansible
3 9 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (18.75%) Terraform
5 5 (15.63%) SELinux
6 2 (6.25%) HAProxy
6 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
7 1 (3.13%) Cacti
7 1 (3.13%) Nagios
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (3.13%) RANCID
7 1 (3.13%) yum
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Red Hat
2 10 (31.25%) VMware
3 6 (18.75%) Juniper
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Veeam
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) SAP