Period
to 20 July 2018

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 6 months to 20 July 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 362 305 377
Rank change year-on-year -57 +72 +10
Contract jobs citing Debian 20 55 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.34% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.53% 1.57% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 49 18
South East median daily rate £450 £401 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.36% -3.20% +65.50%
10th Percentile £333 £350 £263
90th Percentile £538 £505 £531
England median daily rate £485 £401 £430
% change year-on-year +21.10% -6.86% +14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3,776 3,494 4,623
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.98% 21.75% 24.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,043 1,956 2,785
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £168 £200 £191
90th Percentile £556 £538 £525
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 325 272 307
South East median hourly rate £18.11 £15.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.84% -18.42% +15.15%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £11.40
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £48.60
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.81 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.14% +1.85% +2.10%

Debian
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Debian as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 20 July 2018.

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 6 months to 20 July 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
Thames Valley -27 9 £525 +27.27% 4
Hampshire -32 7 £400 -0.12% 3
Oxfordshire -7 5 £450 +12.50% 2
Berkshire -26 4 £525 +16.67% 1
East Sussex +4 2 - - 1
Surrey -23 2 - - 2
Debian
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Debian.

1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (60.00%) DevOps
3 9 (45.00%) CentOS
3 9 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (45.00%) Python
4 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (35.00%) Open Source
5 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
5 7 (35.00%) Ansible
5 7 (35.00%) SELinux
5 7 (35.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) MySQL
6 6 (30.00%) Apache
6 6 (30.00%) Firewall
6 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (25.00%) SSH
7 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (25.00%) VPN
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) C++
7 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 5 (25.00%) Terraform
7 5 (25.00%) Open Source Development
7 5 (25.00%) Linux Command Line

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 6 (30.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (5.00%) ColdFusion
4 1 (5.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.00%) GitHub
3 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.00%) IaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) SSH
2 5 (25.00%) VPN
3 4 (20.00%) WAN
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (15.00%) HTTP
4 3 (15.00%) IP Telephony
4 3 (15.00%) SAN
4 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.00%) RTMP
5 2 (10.00%) RTSP
6 1 (5.00%) BGP
6 1 (5.00%) LAN
6 1 (5.00%) MPLS
6 1 (5.00%) OSPF
6 1 (5.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
3 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Gerrit
2 2 (10.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (10.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Administrator
1 5 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Open Source Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (10.00%) JPA
1 2 (10.00%) LAMP
1 2 (10.00%) Spring
1 2 (10.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.00%) gRPC
2 1 (5.00%) Protocol Buffers
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) CentOS
3 8 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (20.00%) Unix
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (10.00%) Android
8 1 (5.00%) DC/OS
8 1 (5.00%) Slackware
8 1 (5.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) DevOps
2 7 (35.00%) Open Source
3 5 (25.00%) Open Source Development
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.00%) Decision-Making
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.00%) Kanban
6 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Python
2 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) Ruby
6 2 (10.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.00%) Kotlin
7 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) Docker
3 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Ansible
1 7 (35.00%) SELinux
2 5 (25.00%) Terraform
3 4 (20.00%) HAProxy
4 3 (15.00%) Puppet
5 2 (10.00%) OpenVAS
5 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (10.00%) Packer
5 2 (10.00%) systemd
6 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
6 1 (5.00%) Nessus
6 1 (5.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) Google
5 1 (5.00%) Mirantis
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle