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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Debian Linux
Rank 261 255 241
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Contract jobs citing Debian 13 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.054% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.58% 0.21% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 6
Median daily rate £450 £240 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -21.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £228 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £258 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+18.21% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
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
2232 2339 2262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.99% 25.11% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1306 1218 1123
Median daily rate £388 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 223 218
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Kent - 7 £450 -
Surrey - 3 £600 -
East Sussex - 2 £413 -
Berkshire - 1 £500 - 5
Debian
England

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (59.09%) Python
2 13 (59.09%) MySQL
3 12 (54.55%) Apache
3 12 (54.55%) Red Hat
3 12 (54.55%) LAMP
4 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (40.91%) Subversion
5 9 (40.91%) VMware
5 9 (40.91%) Perl
6 8 (36.36%) PHP
6 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 8 (36.36%) Ubuntu
7 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (31.82%) CentOS
7 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (31.82%) Cacti
7 7 (31.82%) Nagios
7 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
7 7 (31.82%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) Ansible
8 6 (27.27%) SpamAssassin
8 6 (27.27%) LDAP
8 6 (27.27%) SQL
9 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
9 5 (22.73%) Squid
10 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (18.18%) Web Development
10 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft

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 (54.55%) Apache
2 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
3 3 (13.64%) CMS
3 3 (13.64%) Drupal
3 3 (13.64%) WordPress
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) IIS
4 2 (9.09%) Joomla!
4 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 2 (9.09%) nginx
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.55%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) LDAP
2 4 (18.18%) Kerberos
3 3 (13.64%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall
4 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
5 1 (4.55%) DNS
5 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.55%) Internet
5 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.55%) NAS
5 1 (4.55%) OpenVPN
5 1 (4.55%) SAN
5 1 (4.55%) SMTP
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Hive
2 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (40.91%) Subversion
3 2 (9.09%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.55%) gulp
4 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) NetBeans
4 1 (4.55%) PhpStorm
4 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (4.55%) Trac
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Support
5 1 (4.55%) ArcSight Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) ArcSight Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) LAMP
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) SOAP
3 3 (13.64%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) .NET
4 2 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (9.09%) HTML5
4 2 (9.09%) Regular Expression
4 2 (9.09%) REST
4 2 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) Ajax
5 1 (4.55%) ELK Stack
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) Laravel
5 1 (4.55%) Middleware
5 1 (4.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) iPad
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) IVR
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Ubuntu
3 7 (31.82%) CentOS
3 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Windows
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.64%) Fedora
5 3 (13.64%) SUSE
5 3 (13.64%) Unix
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) Windows NT
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) DevOps
1 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
1 4 (18.18%) Web Development
2 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.09%) Application Packaging
2 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
2 2 (9.09%) Change Management
2 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 2 (9.09%) Content Management
2 2 (9.09%) CRM
2 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (9.09%) MapReduce
2 2 (9.09%) MVC
2 2 (9.09%) OWASP
2 2 (9.09%) Project Management
2 2 (9.09%) Security Hardening
2 2 (9.09%) Security Operations
2 2 (9.09%) SEO
2 2 (9.09%) SIEM
2 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Python
2 9 (40.91%) Perl
3 8 (36.36%) PHP
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
6 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.64%) Java
8 2 (9.09%) PHP 5
8 2 (9.09%) Ruby
9 1 (4.55%) C
9 1 (4.55%) PHP 7
9 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (27.27%) SpamAssassin
4 5 (22.73%) Squid
5 3 (13.64%) NFS
5 3 (13.64%) vSphere
6 2 (9.09%) FreeRADIUS
6 2 (9.09%) Gluster
6 2 (9.09%) KVM
6 2 (9.09%) Samba
6 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
6 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (4.55%) Docker
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (4.55%) Postfix
7 1 (4.55%) qmail
7 1 (4.55%) Sendmail
7 1 (4.55%) Varnish
7 1 (4.55%) VirtualBox
7 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Ansible
1 7 (31.82%) Cacti
1 7 (31.82%) Nagios
2 4 (18.18%) Puppet
2 4 (18.18%) ZABBIX
3 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
3 3 (13.64%) Zenoss
4 2 (9.09%) ArcSight ESM
4 2 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (9.09%) WSUS
5 1 (4.55%) Bacula
5 1 (4.55%) cPanel
5 1 (4.55%) Grafana
5 1 (4.55%) Graphite
5 1 (4.55%) Kibana
5 1 (4.55%) logstash
5 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (4.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 9 (40.91%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) HP
4 3 (13.64%) Symantec
5 2 (9.09%) ArcSight
5 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco
5 2 (9.09%) Hortonworks
5 2 (9.09%) Juniper
5 2 (9.09%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) CommVault
6 1 (4.55%) Dot Hill
6 1 (4.55%) Hitachi
6 1 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (4.55%) Infobright
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) Nexenta
6 1 (4.55%) Rackspace