The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 June 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Debian 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.47% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.42% -  
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 115 153 188
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 18.11% 25.98% 24.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 98 113
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 35
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -17.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.80 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.85%  

Debian
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Debian
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Debian in Oxfordshire

Debian
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Debian in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Debian in Oxfordshire

Debian
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 3 £400 -
Debian
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Debian.

1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) HAProxy
2 3 (75.00%) SELinux
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 2 (50.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) OpenBSD
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (25.00%) Route 53
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Network Management
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7

Debian
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (25.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) OpenBSD
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HAProxy
1 3 (75.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) VMware