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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Debian Linux
England / South East
Rank 215 243 255
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +12
Contract jobs citing Debian 23 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.11% 0.065%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.49% 0.43% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 4
Median daily rate £500 £288 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £216 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £295 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £298 £320
% change year-on-year
+59.66% -7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1546 2079 2287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.30% 25.06% 24.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 1205 1157
Median daily rate £370 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 184 181
Median hourly rate £19.63 £18.63 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.36% +12.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 - 17 £500 - 2
Surrey +14 3 £375 +25.00% 3
Oxfordshire - 3 £450 - 2
Debian
England

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (68.42%) CentOS
3 23 (60.53%) DevOps
4 22 (57.89%) Bash Shell
4 22 (57.89%) Python
5 21 (55.26%) Ubuntu
5 21 (55.26%) Ansible
6 19 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (44.74%) Unix
8 16 (42.11%) Git (software)
9 15 (39.47%) SELinux
9 15 (39.47%) Java
9 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
10 14 (36.84%) SSH
11 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
11 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
11 13 (34.21%) Puppet
11 13 (34.21%) Prototyping
12 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
12 12 (31.58%) Hadoop
12 12 (31.58%) HTTP
13 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
13 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
14 10 (26.32%) ICMP
14 10 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
15 9 (23.68%) Docker
16 7 (18.42%) Subversion
16 7 (18.42%) Open Source
16 7 (18.42%) LAMP
16 7 (18.42%) DNS

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 7 (18.42%) Apache
2 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.26%) nginx
4 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) JBoss
4 1 (2.63%) Jetty
4 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.63%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) GitHub
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.63%) Datadog
3 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.63%) Route 53
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) SSH
2 12 (31.58%) HTTP
3 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
4 10 (26.32%) ICMP
5 7 (18.42%) DNS
6 5 (13.16%) DHCP
6 5 (13.16%) Internet
7 4 (10.53%) SMTP
8 3 (7.89%) DDNS
8 3 (7.89%) SNMP
9 2 (5.26%) Firewall
9 2 (5.26%) LDAP
10 1 (2.63%) FTP
10 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
10 1 (2.63%) IPv4
10 1 (2.63%) IPv6
10 1 (2.63%) Kerberos
10 1 (2.63%) SSL
10 1 (2.63%) Telnet
10 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) Hadoop
2 5 (13.16%) MySQL
2 5 (13.16%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.63%) Big Data
4 1 (2.63%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Redis
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
3 7 (18.42%) Subversion
4 6 (15.79%) Hudson
5 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.63%) Maven
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
1 2 (5.26%) Marketing
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Back Office
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
2 1 (2.63%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (36.84%) Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Java Developer
4 7 (18.42%) AWS DevOps
4 7 (18.42%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Python Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Administrator
5 6 (15.79%) Consultant
5 6 (15.79%) DevOps Consultant
5 6 (15.79%) Java Consultant
5 6 (15.79%) Java Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) JavaScript Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (13.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (13.16%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (10.53%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Open Source Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) LAMP
2 3 (7.89%) CGI
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
3 2 (5.26%) HTML
3 2 (5.26%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.63%) ELK Stack
4 1 (2.63%) Java EE
4 1 (2.63%) Kafka
4 1 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.63%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.63%) Polymer
4 1 (2.63%) POSIX
4 1 (2.63%) PostGIS
4 1 (2.63%) React
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Replication
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Fintech
2 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (68.42%) CentOS
3 21 (55.26%) Ubuntu
4 19 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (44.74%) Unix
6 4 (10.53%) Windows
7 3 (7.89%) SUSE
8 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.63%) Solaris
9 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
9 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) DevOps
2 13 (34.21%) Prototyping
3 7 (18.42%) Open Source
4 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.89%) Open Source Development
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.63%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.63%) Full Text Search
7 1 (2.63%) High Availability
7 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.63%) Scrum
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.63%) Stochastic Modelling
7 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) Bash Shell
1 22 (57.89%) Python
2 15 (39.47%) Java
2 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.16%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) Perl
4 3 (7.89%) PHP
4 3 (7.89%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) AWK
5 1 (2.63%) C
5 1 (2.63%) Korn
5 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.63%) sed
5 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
1 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Docker
2 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) vSphere
4 2 (5.26%) iptables
4 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (2.63%) Ceph
5 1 (2.63%) Dovecot
5 1 (2.63%) Gluster
5 1 (2.63%) KVM
5 1 (2.63%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.63%) Squid
Systems Management
1 21 (55.26%) Ansible
2 15 (39.47%) SELinux
3 13 (34.21%) Puppet
4 10 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (18.42%) Terraform
6 3 (7.89%) HAProxy
7 2 (5.26%) Nagios
8 1 (2.63%) Cacti
8 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
8 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (2.63%) RANCID
8 1 (2.63%) Sysdig
8 1 (2.63%) vMotion
8 1 (2.63%) yum
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
2 6 (15.79%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) Apple
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Percona
4 1 (2.63%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) Veeam