The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 532 514 484
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -30
Contract jobs citing Debian 44 52 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.38% 0.47% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 39 32
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 £355 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% -11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £276 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £39.50 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +22.48%

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
11605 11139 9628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.11% 22.16% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6688 6038 5075
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 886 1028 1016
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -4.32%

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Debian within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -27 43 £433 +21.83% 54
London -30 21 £453 +16.02% 29
South West -12 11 £425 +41.66% 1
Bristol -2 9 £405 +35.00% 1
East of England +5 6 £200 -46.66% 4
Cambridgeshire -5 5 £188 -50.00% 4
City of London +12 4 £403 +54.80% 15
Cambridge +2 4 £175 -58.82% 4
South East -30 3 £375 -25.00% 6
Berkshire - 3 £375 -
Bracknell - 2 £338 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £450 -
Yorkshire -11 1 £405 +44.64% 6
West Yorkshire - 1 £405 - 2
Leeds - 1 £405 - 2
Manchester - 1 £235 - 1
Scotland - 1 £213 - 1
North West - 1 £235 - 2
East Yorkshire - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 4
South Wales - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 2
Merseyside - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Oxford - - - - 2
Reading - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Swindon - - - -

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Debian also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Debian.

1 109 (99.09%) Linux
2 68 (61.82%) Puppet
3 67 (60.91%) Red Hat
4 64 (58.18%) DevOps
5 62 (56.36%) MySQL
6 60 (54.55%) Ubuntu
7 55 (50.00%) Apache
8 52 (47.27%) CentOS
9 51 (46.36%) Opscode Chef
10 49 (44.55%) Python
11 45 (40.91%) Perl
11 45 (40.91%) Bash Shell
12 44 (40.00%) PHP
13 40 (36.36%) Nagios
14 39 (35.45%) Jenkins
15 37 (33.64%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (32.73%) UNIX
17 35 (31.82%) MongoDB
18 34 (30.91%) NoSQL
18 34 (30.91%) ZABBIX
19 32 (29.09%) Hudson
20 29 (26.36%) Git (software)
20 29 (26.36%) VMware
21 28 (25.45%) Web Services
22 27 (24.55%) Windows
22 27 (24.55%) Amazon AWS
23 26 (23.64%) LAMP
23 26 (23.64%) Salt
24 24 (21.82%) Shell Script
25 23 (20.91%) Open Source

Debian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Debian also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Debian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 55 (50.00%) Apache
2 22 (20.00%) nginx
3 18 (16.36%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (12.73%) MediaWiki
4 14 (12.73%) Confluence
5 11 (10.00%) Tomcat
6 9 (8.18%) OpenStack
7 7 (6.36%) IIS
8 5 (4.55%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.73%) MS Exchange
9 3 (2.73%) CMS
10 2 (1.82%) Drupal
10 2 (1.82%) GlassFish
10 2 (1.82%) Jetty
10 2 (1.82%) WordPress
11 1 (0.91%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.91%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.91%) JBoss
11 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 27 (24.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.64%) Route 53
4 3 (2.73%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.82%) GitHub
6 1 (0.91%) IaaS
6 1 (0.91%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.18%) Firewall
2 17 (15.45%) LDAP
2 17 (15.45%) VPN
3 15 (13.64%) WAN
3 15 (13.64%) Network Security
4 14 (12.73%) IPsec
4 14 (12.73%) LAN
5 13 (11.82%) IPv6
5 13 (11.82%) OSPF
5 13 (11.82%) BGP
5 13 (11.82%) EIGRP
6 11 (10.00%) DNS
7 10 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 8 (7.27%) DHCP
9 7 (6.36%) Internet
10 6 (5.45%) HTTP
11 4 (3.64%) SAN
12 2 (1.82%) SSL
12 2 (1.82%) FTP
12 2 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (56.36%) MySQL
2 35 (31.82%) MongoDB
3 34 (30.91%) NoSQL
4 20 (18.18%) Hadoop
5 19 (17.27%) Big Data
6 18 (16.36%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (16.36%) CouchDB
7 17 (15.45%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (15.45%) Riak
8 15 (13.64%) SQL Server
9 13 (11.82%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.73%) Couchbase
10 3 (2.73%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.82%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.82%) OLTP
11 2 (1.82%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.91%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (35.45%) Jenkins
2 32 (29.09%) Hudson
3 29 (26.36%) Git (software)
4 23 (20.91%) Subversion
5 14 (12.73%) JIRA
6 6 (5.45%) GitLab
7 2 (1.82%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.82%) Selenium
8 1 (0.91%) Firebug
8 1 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.91%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.91%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.91%) GNU Toolchain
8 1 (0.91%) BitKeeper
8 1 (0.91%) TestLink
General
1 4 (3.64%) Telecoms
1 4 (3.64%) Banking
2 3 (2.73%) Finance
3 2 (1.82%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.91%) Billing
Job Titles
1 36 (32.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (19.09%) Linux Engineer
3 18 (16.36%) Systems Administrator
3 18 (16.36%) Administrator
4 16 (14.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 16 (14.55%) Linux Administrator
5 15 (13.64%) Architect
5 15 (13.64%) DevOps Architect
6 13 (11.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 11 (10.00%) Developer
8 9 (8.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (6.36%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Linux Support
10 4 (3.64%) Linux Support Engineer
11 3 (2.73%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 3 (2.73%) DevOps Administrator
11 3 (2.73%) Web Developer
11 3 (2.73%) Network Administrator
11 3 (2.73%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.45%) Web Services
2 26 (23.64%) LAMP
3 9 (8.18%) HTML
4 6 (5.45%) CSS
5 5 (4.55%) jQuery
6 4 (3.64%) XML
7 3 (2.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.82%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.82%) RESTful
8 2 (1.82%) HTML5
8 2 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.82%) Laravel
8 2 (1.82%) POSIX
8 2 (1.82%) JSP
8 2 (1.82%) Servlets
8 2 (1.82%) SOAP
8 2 (1.82%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (1.82%) Django
8 2 (1.82%) GWT
8 2 (1.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.91%) Open Source
2 14 (12.73%) Wiki
3 13 (11.82%) Clustering
4 4 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.73%) Replication
5 3 (2.73%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.82%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.82%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.91%) Arduino
7 1 (0.91%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.91%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 109 (99.09%) Linux
2 60 (54.55%) Ubuntu
3 52 (47.27%) CentOS
4 36 (32.73%) UNIX
5 27 (24.55%) Windows
6 19 (17.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (11.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.55%) Solaris
9 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (2.73%) SUSE
10 3 (2.73%) VMS
10 3 (2.73%) Android
10 3 (2.73%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.82%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.91%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.91%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.91%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (58.18%) DevOps
2 37 (33.64%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (16.36%) OO
4 17 (15.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
6 13 (11.82%) Software Engineering
6 13 (11.82%) Load Balancing
6 13 (11.82%) Build Automation
7 12 (10.91%) Data Modelling
8 11 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 10 (9.09%) Database Theory
9 10 (9.09%) Relational Database Theory
10 9 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (4.55%) MVC
11 5 (4.55%) Workflow
12 4 (3.64%) ITIL
12 4 (3.64%) Release Management
12 4 (3.64%) High Availability
13 3 (2.73%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (2.73%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 49 (44.55%) Python
2 45 (40.91%) Perl
2 45 (40.91%) Bash Shell
3 44 (40.00%) PHP
4 24 (21.82%) Shell Script
5 21 (19.09%) Ruby
6 19 (17.27%) Java
7 18 (16.36%) SQL
8 12 (10.91%) JavaScript
9 6 (5.45%) C++
10 4 (3.64%) C
10 4 (3.64%) PHP5
11 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.82%) AWK
12 1 (0.91%) Korn
12 1 (0.91%) C-shell
12 1 (0.91%) Erlang
12 1 (0.91%) VBScript
12 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.91%) sed
Qualifications
1 7 (6.36%) CCNA
1 7 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (5.45%) Degree
3 2 (1.82%) MCSE
3 2 (1.82%) MCSA
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.91%) VCP4
4 1 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (20.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (15.45%) XenServer
3 16 (14.55%) Samba
4 15 (13.64%) Postfix
5 14 (12.73%) Active Directory
6 6 (5.45%) Xen
7 3 (2.73%) Docker
8 2 (1.82%) NFS
8 2 (1.82%) KVM
8 2 (1.82%) Firmware
8 2 (1.82%) Squid
8 2 (1.82%) Varnish
8 2 (1.82%) VirtualBox
8 2 (1.82%) vCloud
9 1 (0.91%) Corosync
9 1 (0.91%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.91%) vSphere
9 1 (0.91%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.91%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 68 (61.82%) Puppet
2 51 (46.36%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (36.36%) Nagios
4 34 (30.91%) ZABBIX
5 26 (23.64%) Salt
6 19 (17.27%) Cacti
7 18 (16.36%) Ansible
8 4 (3.64%) SELinux
9 3 (2.73%) Ganeti
9 3 (2.73%) Bcfg2
10 2 (1.82%) HAProxy
10 2 (1.82%) Ganglia
11 1 (0.91%) Munin
11 1 (0.91%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.91%) collectd
11 1 (0.91%) Graphite
11 1 (0.91%) Control-M
11 1 (0.91%) logstash
11 1 (0.91%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (60.91%) Red Hat
2 29 (26.36%) VMware
3 18 (16.36%) Rackspace
4 14 (12.73%) Citrix
4 14 (12.73%) DigitalOcean
5 9 (8.18%) Microsoft
6 7 (6.36%) Oracle
7 4 (3.64%) Cisco
7 4 (3.64%) Splunk
8 3 (2.73%) Percona
8 3 (2.73%) Atmel
8 3 (2.73%) Dell
9 2 (1.82%) Sybase
9 2 (1.82%) Zend
9 2 (1.82%) Google
9 2 (1.82%) F5
9 2 (1.82%) Scality
10 1 (0.91%) Agilent
10 1 (0.91%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.91%) Patsystems
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kent
Monarch Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £410 per day
Posted: 4 days ago