The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Debian Linux
Rank 138 151 143
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing Debian 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.031% 0.092%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.84% 0.16% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Median daily rate £350 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £288 £335
% change year-on-year
+56.52% -14.17%
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
595 622 765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.33% 19.56% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 353 398
Median daily rate £320 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £135 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 62 127
Median hourly rate £15.25 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.27% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £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 West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Debian
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Debian Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Debian
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Debian across the South West region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Debian Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Debian
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Debian Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Debian
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 11 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
Wiltshire - 5 £350 -
Debian
England

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 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 West region with a requirement for Debian.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Packer
3 2 (40.00%) Terraform
3 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (40.00%) PowerCLI
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Confluence
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (40.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (40.00%) Packer
2 2 (40.00%) PowerCLI
2 2 (40.00%) Terraform
3 1 (20.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) VMware