Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 18 October 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 183 208
Rank change year-on-year -19 +25 -50
Contract jobs citing Debian 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.020% 0.065% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.093% 0.35% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
West Midlands median daily rate - £850 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +169.84% -10.00%
England median daily rate £540 £401 £425
% change year-on-year +34.83% -5.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,079 860 1,102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 21.22% 18.58% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 511 600
West Midlands median daily rate £373 £360 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.47% -8.86% +21.54%
10th Percentile £137 £160 £180
90th Percentile £538 £575 £519
England median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.66% +5.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 81 93
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.41 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.13% +2.89% -2.78%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £21.65 £33.50 £36.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

Debian
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Debian in the West Midlands

Debian
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Debian in the West Midlands

Debian
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
Birmingham 0 1 - -
Debian
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Debian.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) CGI
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) VMware

Debian
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CGI
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Memcached
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) Varnish
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) WSO2