The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 April 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.

Debian Linux
England / North West
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 156 151
Contract jobs citing Debian 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.15% 0.077%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.69% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £425 £325
% change year-on-year +4.70% +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 the North West with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 537 865 834
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 19.00% 21.76% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 461 397
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.20% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 60 100
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.84 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.98% +20.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £20.19
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 the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Debian
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Debian in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, 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 across the North West region with a requirement for Debian.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Kibana
2 1 (50.00%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (50.00%) Icinga
2 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Travis CI
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) Kafka
2 1 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Jetty
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Debian
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (50.00%) Jetty
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Couchbase
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Icinga
2 1 (50.00%) Kibana
2 1 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
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