The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 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 / South East
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 266 268
Rank change year-on-year +38 +2  
Contract jobs citing Debian 25 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.092% 0.059%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.44% 0.37% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 6
Median daily rate £423 £450 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.05% +83.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £362 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £520 £356
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 South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1736 2409 2514
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 21.43% 24.74% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 1465 1264
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 171 240
Median hourly rate £14.85 £18.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.80% +13.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £12.43 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £40.00
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 South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

Debian
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Debian in the South East

Debian
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Debian in the South East over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Debian in the South East

Debian
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Debian in the South East

Debian
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Hampshire +24 12 £401 +59.88% 1
Berkshire +28 8 £513 +2.50% 5
Oxfordshire - 3 £500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £300 -
West Sussex - 1 £375 - 2
Debian
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Debian.

1 49 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (81.63%) Python
3 39 (79.59%) Ubuntu
4 36 (73.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (67.35%) Unix
6 31 (63.27%) CentOS
6 31 (63.27%) Hadoop
7 29 (59.18%) Bash Shell
8 25 (51.02%) SELinux
9 24 (48.98%) DevOps
10 23 (46.94%) Git (software)
10 23 (46.94%) Java
11 22 (44.90%) Ansible
12 21 (42.86%) JavaScript
12 21 (42.86%) SC Cleared
12 21 (42.86%) Security Cleared
12 21 (42.86%) SSH
13 18 (36.73%) Prototyping
14 17 (34.69%) TCP/IP
15 16 (32.65%) ICMP
15 16 (32.65%) HTTP
15 16 (32.65%) Linux Command Line
16 12 (24.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 11 (22.45%) Cloudera
17 11 (22.45%) Open Source
17 11 (22.45%) Apache Hive
17 11 (22.45%) Apache Solr
17 11 (22.45%) Oozie
17 11 (22.45%) Apache Flume
17 11 (22.45%) Performance Tuning

Debian
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (22.45%) Apache Solr
2 4 (8.16%) Apache
3 2 (4.08%) JBoss
4 1 (2.04%) Confluence
4 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.04%) Jetty
4 1 (2.04%) nginx
4 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.16%) GitHub
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.04%) Datadog
3 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.04%) Route 53
3 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.86%) SSH
2 17 (34.69%) TCP/IP
3 16 (32.65%) HTTP
3 16 (32.65%) ICMP
4 4 (8.16%) DNS
5 2 (4.08%) Firewall
5 2 (4.08%) VLAN
5 2 (4.08%) VPN
6 1 (2.04%) BGP
6 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.04%) Internet
6 1 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.04%) IPv4
6 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.04%) OSPF
6 1 (2.04%) SAN
6 1 (2.04%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (63.27%) Hadoop
2 11 (22.45%) Apache Hive
2 11 (22.45%) Impala
3 7 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.04%) Redis
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (46.94%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.12%) Hudson
3 3 (6.12%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) JIRA
4 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.04%) Italian Language
1 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Administrator
1 20 (40.82%) Developer
2 19 (38.78%) Linux Administrator
3 13 (26.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (26.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 13 (26.53%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (20.41%) Java Developer
4 10 (20.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (20.41%) Python Developer
5 9 (18.37%) Consultant
5 9 (18.37%) DevOps Consultant
5 9 (18.37%) Java Consultant
5 9 (18.37%) Java Engineer
5 9 (18.37%) JavaScript Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Open Source Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Hadoop Consultant
9 4 (8.16%) Hadoop Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) CGI
2 2 (4.08%) LAMP
3 1 (2.04%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.04%) Kafka
3 1 (2.04%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.04%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (79.59%) Ubuntu
3 36 (73.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (67.35%) Unix
5 31 (63.27%) CentOS
6 2 (4.08%) Windows
7 1 (2.04%) SUSE
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) DevOps
2 18 (36.73%) Prototyping
3 11 (22.45%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 11 (22.45%) Open Source
3 11 (22.45%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (22.45%) Security Hardening
4 6 (12.24%) Open Source Development
5 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.08%) Server Building
8 1 (2.04%) Build Automation
8 1 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.04%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (2.04%) Full Text Search
8 1 (2.04%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.04%) Microservices
8 1 (2.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 40 (81.63%) Python
2 29 (59.18%) Bash Shell
3 23 (46.94%) Java
4 21 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.16%) Ruby
6 3 (6.12%) Perl
7 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 21 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 11 (22.45%) Apache Flume
2 11 (22.45%) HDFS
3 6 (12.24%) Docker
4 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.12%) vSphere
6 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
7 1 (2.04%) Gluster
7 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.04%) iptables
7 1 (2.04%) KVM
7 1 (2.04%) LXC
7 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (51.02%) SELinux
2 22 (44.90%) Ansible
3 11 (22.45%) Oozie
4 6 (12.24%) Puppet
5 4 (8.16%) HAProxy
5 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (8.16%) Terraform
6 2 (4.08%) vCenter Server
6 2 (4.08%) vMotion
7 1 (2.04%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.04%) Nagios
7 1 (2.04%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Cloudera
2 6 (12.24%) VMware
3 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.04%) Apple
4 1 (2.04%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.04%) Dell
4 1 (2.04%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.04%) Google
4 1 (2.04%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) NetApp
4 1 (2.04%) Percona
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive
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