Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 170 163 134
Rank change year-on-year -7 -29 -
Contract jobs citing Debian 2 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.048% 0.32% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.28% 1.57% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 23
Berkshire median daily rate - £475 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £481 £475
% change year-on-year -11.69% +1.32% +65.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 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 704 829 681
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.05% 20.27% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 437 356
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -5.06%
10th Percentile £155 £200 £233
90th Percentile £561 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 52 58
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.98 £13.20 £17.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.06% -23.61% -41.32%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.40 £11.78
90th Percentile £47.50 £42.00 £51.50
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.18
% change year-on-year -2.86% +8.19% -19.13%

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 18 January 2019. 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 -15 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Windsor - 1 - -
Debian
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) GPG13
2 1 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) iptables
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Security Auditing
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Squid
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Postfix
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) tcpdump

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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Unix Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Windows Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) iptables
1 1 (50.00%) Postfix
1 1 (50.00%) Squid
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware