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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 22 34 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing Open Source 4 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.21% 0.84% 4.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 0.99% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Median daily rate - £381 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £428 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-35.00% -43.66%
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
129 203 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 71.27% 85.65% 70.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 113 80
Median daily rate £375 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 12
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.99 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.40 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 20 (100.00%) Linux
1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (90.00%) VMware
3 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (85.00%) Hyper-V
4 12 (60.00%) SC Cleared
5 11 (55.00%) DV Cleared
6 9 (45.00%) Service Management
6 9 (45.00%) Risk Management
6 9 (45.00%) ITIL
7 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
7 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (35.00%) Windows 10
8 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
8 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
8 7 (35.00%) Windows
8 7 (35.00%) Oracle
8 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (35.00%) SQL
8 7 (35.00%) VBScript
8 7 (35.00%) VB
9 6 (30.00%) Borland
9 6 (30.00%) StarTeam
9 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
10 5 (25.00%) Juniper
10 5 (25.00%) Cisco
11 4 (20.00%) SCCM
11 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Service Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Build Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL Service Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Windows 10
3 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
1 9 (45.00%) Risk Management
1 9 (45.00%) Service Management
2 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
1 7 (35.00%) VB
1 7 (35.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (55.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 18 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (85.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCSM
3 1 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) VMware
2 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle
5 6 (30.00%) Borland
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco
6 5 (25.00%) Juniper
7 1 (5.00%) Citrix