Period
to 21 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 March 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 85 71
Rank change year-on-year -10 -14 +46
Contract jobs citing Debian 1 5 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.068% 0.40% 1.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.34% 2.17% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 23
Reading median daily rate - £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.00% -
Berkshire median daily rate - £475 £500
% change year-on-year - -5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Reading median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Berkshire 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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 293 230 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.85% 18.34% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 123 138
Reading median daily rate £439 £400 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.69% -2.74% +2.81%
10th Percentile £157 £134 £183
90th Percentile £588 £550 £591
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £382
% change year-on-year - +4.71% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 18
Reading median hourly rate £45.00 £15.00 £26.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% -43.30% -14.39%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.86 £11.03
90th Percentile £50.00 £29.85 £55.65
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £17.06
% change year-on-year +4.17% -29.66% -30.37%

Debian
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Debian as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Debian in Reading

Debian
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Debian in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Debian.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Security Auditing

Debian
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet