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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 30 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Open Source 5 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.07% 6.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 9.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £300 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £71.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-33.80% +80.89%
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
198 163 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 81.82% 69.66% 78.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 75 91
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.35 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.18% -67.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
5 1 (14.29%) KYC
5 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
5 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (14.29%) Bazaar
1 1 (14.29%) CruiseControl
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Network Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper Architect
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
2 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) Laravel
2 1 (14.29%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) KYC
4 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Juniper
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase
3 1 (14.29%) Zend