The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 143 139
Contract jobs citing Debian 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.57% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £425 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +78.94%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 447 707 641
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 21.57% 24.30% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 492 359
Median daily rate £400 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 38 68
Median hourly rate £12.75 £12.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £22.50 £25.00
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Debian
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Debian in Yorkshire

Debian
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Debian in Yorkshire