The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Debian Linux
Rank 610 624 567
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -57
Contract jobs citing Debian 45 30 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.052% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.40% 0.25% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 57
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £233 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £371
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +27.94%
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 across the UK.

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11303 12098 12776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.06% 21.14% 22.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7111 7182 7412
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 632 948 1111
Median hourly rate £16.29 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Debian as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Debian
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Debian within the UK.

Debian Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Debian
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Debian within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Debian Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Debian
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Debian within the UK.

Debian Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Debian
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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
England +28 44 £425 +4.93% 35
London -11 19 £450 +12.50% 10
South East - 10 £363 - 12
North West - 9 £425 - 4
Manchester - 9 £425 - 4
Berkshire - 8 £350 - 3
Reading - 4 £331 - 3
Yorkshire +10 3 £338 -28.94% 2
York - 3 £338 - 2
North Yorkshire - 3 £338 - 2
Telford - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £444 - 1
Shropshire - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
City of London +6 1 £335 -2.54% 2
Salford - 1 £425 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £363 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Abingdon - 1 £450 -
Oxford - 1 £438 - 1
East of England - 1 £375 - 3
Cardiff - 1 £413 - 1
South Wales - 1 £413 - 1
Wales - 1 £413 - 1
Essex - 1 £375 - 1

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 with a requirement for Debian.

1 108 (100.00%) Linux
2 55 (50.93%) Perl
3 54 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 53 (49.07%) Red Hat
5 52 (48.15%) DevOps
6 51 (47.22%) Python
7 50 (46.30%) Puppet
8 41 (37.96%) Apache
9 40 (37.04%) CentOS
10 37 (34.26%) MySQL
11 35 (32.41%) Jenkins
12 32 (29.63%) VMware
13 31 (28.70%) Amazon AWS
14 29 (26.85%) Bash Shell
14 29 (26.85%) VMware Infrastructure
15 28 (25.93%) PHP
16 25 (23.15%) LAMP
17 21 (19.44%) Unix
18 20 (18.52%) LDAP
18 20 (18.52%) Java
18 20 (18.52%) DNS
19 19 (17.59%) Nagios
20 18 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
20 18 (16.67%) Tomcat
20 18 (16.67%) Cacti
20 18 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 17 (15.74%) Ansible
21 17 (15.74%) Firewall
22 16 (14.81%) JavaScript
22 16 (14.81%) SMTP

Debian
Top Related IT Skills 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 41 (37.96%) Apache
2 18 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 16 (14.81%) OpenStack
4 10 (9.26%) nginx
5 9 (8.33%) SAS
6 7 (6.48%) JBoss
7 5 (4.63%) Confluence
7 5 (4.63%) MediaWiki
8 4 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (3.70%) IIS
9 3 (2.78%) lighttpd
10 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.93%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (28.70%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.48%) Google Compute Engine
3 4 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.78%) SaaS
4 3 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.85%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (1.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (1.85%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.85%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.85%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.85%) Route 53
6 1 (0.93%) GitHub
6 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.52%) DNS
1 20 (18.52%) LDAP
2 17 (15.74%) Firewall
3 16 (14.81%) SMTP
4 15 (13.89%) HTTP
5 13 (12.04%) DHCP
6 12 (11.11%) Internet
7 10 (9.26%) Network Security
7 10 (9.26%) VPN
8 9 (8.33%) iSCSI
9 8 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (7.41%) FTP
9 8 (7.41%) IPv6
9 8 (7.41%) SNMP
10 6 (5.56%) IMAP
10 6 (5.56%) Kerberos
10 6 (5.56%) LAN
10 6 (5.56%) MRTG
11 5 (4.63%) TCP/IP
11 5 (4.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (34.26%) MySQL
2 18 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.56%) Redis
4 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.78%) MariaDB
5 3 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.85%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.93%) SimpleDB
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (32.41%) Jenkins
2 16 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 13 (12.04%) Subversion
4 9 (8.33%) TeamCity
5 8 (7.41%) Hudson
6 7 (6.48%) Maven
7 6 (5.56%) JIRA
8 5 (4.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (3.70%) Ant
10 3 (2.78%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.93%) GoCD
12 1 (0.93%) Gradle
12 1 (0.93%) Selenium
12 1 (0.93%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.48%) Finance
3 5 (4.63%) Publishing
4 4 (3.70%) Retail
5 2 (1.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Electronics
6 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (40.74%) Linux Engineer
2 39 (36.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (16.67%) Administrator
3 18 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 17 (15.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 13 (12.04%) AWS Engineer
5 13 (12.04%) Developer
5 13 (12.04%) Linux Administrator
6 12 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (9.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 9 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
8 9 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 9 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.63%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Perl Developer
10 4 (3.70%) Head of DevOps
10 4 (3.70%) Web Engineer
11 3 (2.78%) Automation Engineer
11 3 (2.78%) DBA
11 3 (2.78%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.15%) LAMP
2 15 (13.89%) CSS
3 14 (12.96%) HTML
3 14 (12.96%) XML
4 8 (7.41%) AngularJS
4 8 (7.41%) Django
5 7 (6.48%) LAPP Stack
6 6 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
7 5 (4.63%) Regular Expression
7 5 (4.63%) Web Services
8 4 (3.70%) ELK Stack
8 4 (3.70%) J2EE
8 4 (3.70%) Laravel
8 4 (3.70%) REST
9 3 (2.78%) Java EE
9 3 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (2.78%) Polymer
9 3 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (2.78%) React
9 3 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.48%) Public Cloud
3 6 (5.56%) Clustering
4 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.63%) Wiki
5 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.70%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.70%) Derivative
5 4 (3.70%) Replication
5 4 (3.70%) User Experience
6 3 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.78%) PKI
7 2 (1.85%) BBC
7 2 (1.85%) iPad
7 2 (1.85%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.93%) Fintech
8 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.93%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 108 (100.00%) Linux
2 54 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 40 (37.04%) CentOS
4 21 (19.44%) Unix
5 18 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (13.89%) Windows
7 12 (11.11%) Windows Server
8 10 (9.26%) SUSE
9 6 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (3.70%) Solaris
11 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (1.85%) Fedora
13 1 (0.93%) AIX
13 1 (0.93%) HPUX
13 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (48.15%) DevOps
2 16 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (10.19%) Load Balancing
3 11 (10.19%) Open Source
4 10 (9.26%) High Availability
5 9 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (6.48%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.48%) Software Engineering
7 6 (5.56%) Analytics
7 6 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (5.56%) Configuration Management
7 6 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (5.56%) Web Development
8 4 (3.70%) E-Commerce
8 4 (3.70%) Release Management
8 4 (3.70%) Scrum
8 4 (3.70%) Video Analytics
9 3 (2.78%) Integration Testing
9 3 (2.78%) Network Design
9 3 (2.78%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 55 (50.93%) Perl
2 51 (47.22%) Python
3 29 (26.85%) Bash Shell
4 28 (25.93%) PHP
5 20 (18.52%) Java
6 16 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 16 (14.81%) Ruby
7 14 (12.96%) SQL
8 13 (12.04%) Shell Script
9 7 (6.48%) C
10 6 (5.56%) Korn
11 5 (4.63%) C++
12 2 (1.85%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) CCNA
2 5 (4.63%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (4.63%) RHCE
3 3 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.93%) MCSE
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 29 (26.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (13.89%) Postfix
3 13 (12.04%) Squid
4 11 (10.19%) Active Directory
4 11 (10.19%) iptables
5 7 (6.48%) KVM
6 6 (5.56%) Docker
6 6 (5.56%) Dovecot
6 6 (5.56%) Sendmail
6 6 (5.56%) VMware ESX
7 5 (4.63%) NFS
7 5 (4.63%) Samba
7 5 (4.63%) SpamAssassin
7 5 (4.63%) XenServer
8 4 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (2.78%) vSphere
10 2 (1.85%) Ceph
10 2 (1.85%) FreeRADIUS
10 2 (1.85%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 50 (46.30%) Puppet
2 19 (17.59%) Nagios
3 18 (16.67%) Cacti
4 17 (15.74%) Ansible
5 12 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (8.33%) ZABBIX
7 7 (6.48%) HAProxy
8 5 (4.63%) OpenNebula
9 4 (3.70%) Munin
10 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (2.78%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (1.85%) Kibana
11 2 (1.85%) logstash
11 2 (1.85%) NetBackup
11 2 (1.85%) OpenNMS
11 2 (1.85%) Zenoss
12 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.93%) CFEngine
12 1 (0.93%) WSUS
12 1 (0.93%) yum
Vendors
1 53 (49.07%) Red Hat
2 32 (29.63%) VMware
3 9 (8.33%) Google
4 7 (6.48%) Juniper
4 7 (6.48%) Oracle
5 5 (4.63%) Citrix
6 4 (3.70%) Cisco
6 4 (3.70%) HP
6 4 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.85%) Adobe
7 2 (1.85%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.85%) Veeam
8 1 (0.93%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.93%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.93%) Percona
8 1 (0.93%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.93%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.93%) SAP
8 1 (0.93%) Symantec
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
X4 Group
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago