Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Debian skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Debian over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Debian Linux
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 151 170
Rank change year-on-year -9 +19 -
Contract jobs citing Debian 5 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.13% 0.33% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.78% 1.82% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 7
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £371 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.41% +6.07% -
10th Percentile £513 £359 £306
90th Percentile £538 £444 £411
South East median daily rate £475 £401 £390
% change year-on-year +18.60% +2.69% +48.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 -

Debian is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 640 714 889
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.67% 17.98% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 365 478
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £159 £200 £214
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 57 62
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +12.00% -42.00%
10th Percentile £9.90 £11.05 £10.53
90th Percentile £44.05 £39.85 £42.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Debian
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Debian as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Debian in Berkshire

Debian
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Debian in Berkshire

Debian
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -9 4 £525 +41.41%
Slough - 1 - -
Windsor - 1 - -
Debian
South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Debian also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Debian.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) SSH
2 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source Development
3 3 (60.00%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (60.00%) SELinux
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) Big Data
4 2 (40.00%) Ansible
5 1 (20.00%) iptables
5 1 (20.00%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Mirantis

Debian
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SSH
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Unix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Windows Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) CentOS
4 1 (20.00%) SUSE
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source Development
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) iptables
1 1 (20.00%) Postfix
1 1 (20.00%) Squid
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SELinux
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Mirantis
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) VMware