Period
to 21 January 2018

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 6 months to 21 January 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
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 205 246
Rank change year-on-year +4 +41 -41
Contract jobs citing Debian 3 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.056% 0.18% 0.036%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.29% 0.86% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 3
North West median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £385 £370 £375
90th Percentile £455 £438 £425
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £16.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +181.25% -68.00% -

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 the North West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,045 1,281 1,638
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.55% 21.09% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 846 891
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £175 £178 £193
90th Percentile £563 £538 £520
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 72 193
North West median hourly rate £17.43 £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.94% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £11.36 £11.25 £11.03
90th Percentile £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.77
% change year-on-year +6.06% -1.61% +4.81%

Debian
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Debian as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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

Debian
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Manchester +3 3 £425 +3.03% 11
Debian
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) KVM
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) LXC
2 2 (66.67%) Icinga
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) SMS
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) Packer

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Broadcast Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) KVM
1 3 (100.00%) LXC
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Icinga
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Packer
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat