The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 28 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Open Source 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.98% 2.94% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 4.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-36.61% +77.50%
Open Source
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
162 143 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 79.41% 70.10% 71.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 89 83
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 10
Average hourly rate £15.00 £31.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.61% -20.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Open Source across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Open Source across the Basingstoke region.

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) OpenStack
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) OpenShift
5 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
5 2 (25.00%) Server Hardening
5 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (25.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (25.00%) Bazaar
2 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (25.00%) StarTeam
2 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) Checkstyle
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
3 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (12.50%) NetBeans
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Coaching
2 2 (25.00%) Server Hardening
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) RUP
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VBScript
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) Bourne shell
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) RHCSA
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) RHCE
3 2 (25.00%) RHCA
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) Borland
4 2 (25.00%) Sybase