The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Debian skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Debian Linux
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank - - 55
Contract jobs citing Debian 0 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - - 1.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £325
% change year-on-year +17.64% +30.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Operating System Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 131 149 149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 24.39% 23.95% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 71 54
Median daily rate £315 £381 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.37% +32.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £162 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 42
Median hourly rate £17.50 £36.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.72% +158.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.18 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £60.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Debian
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Debian as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Debian in Cambridgeshire

Debian
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Debian in Cambridgeshire

Debian
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Debian in Cambridgeshire