The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 100 90 104
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Contract jobs citing Open Source 20 38 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.78% 1.54% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 2.07% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 22
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£388 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £620 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +42.00%
Open Source
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1863 1840 1819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 72.86% 74.52% 70.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1076 908 831
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 23 37
Average hourly rate £33.50 £17.04 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.65% -38.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £59.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -15.00%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Open Source across the Berkshire region.

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +1 9 £400 -
Reading -19 8 £400 +14.28% 14
Newbury - 2 £275 - 1
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) Oracle
3 13 (44.83%) Adobe
4 11 (37.93%) IBM
5 10 (34.48%) Marketing
5 10 (34.48%) DevOps
6 9 (31.03%) WebCenter
7 8 (27.59%) Analytics
7 8 (27.59%) User Experience
7 8 (27.59%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (27.59%) Sitecore
7 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (27.59%) TIBCO
7 8 (27.59%) Linux
8 7 (24.14%) WebLogic
8 7 (24.14%) WebSphere
9 6 (20.69%) JIRA
9 6 (20.69%) Java
9 6 (20.69%) Apache
10 5 (17.24%) B2B
10 5 (17.24%) B2C
10 5 (17.24%) HTML
10 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (13.79%) Kanban
11 4 (13.79%) Pega
11 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (13.79%) Drupal
11 4 (13.79%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (13.79%) Google Analytics
11 4 (13.79%) Web Analytics

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 7 (24.14%) WebLogic
1 7 (24.14%) WebSphere
2 6 (20.69%) Apache
3 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
3 4 (13.79%) JBoss
3 4 (13.79%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (13.79%) CMS
3 4 (13.79%) Drupal
3 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Portal
3 4 (13.79%) Confluence
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Spatial
5 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
6 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (3.45%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.90%) SSL
1 2 (6.90%) SSH
2 1 (3.45%) Software-Defined Radio
2 1 (3.45%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.45%) Couchbase
3 1 (3.45%) DB2
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Ant
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 10 (34.48%) Marketing
2 4 (13.79%) Billing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Digital Project Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) GIS Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Tester
6 2 (6.90%) WebCenter Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware Architect
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) WebCenter
2 5 (17.24%) HTML
3 4 (13.79%) Middleware
4 3 (10.34%) J2EE
5 2 (6.90%) CSS
5 2 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (6.90%) Ajax
5 2 (6.90%) HTML5
5 2 (6.90%) Application Packaging
6 1 (3.45%) Django
6 1 (3.45%) jQuery
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (3.45%) REST
6 1 (3.45%) CSS3
6 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.45%) Play Framework
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.45%) Java EE
6 1 (3.45%) JSON
6 1 (3.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) User Experience
2 4 (13.79%) GIS
3 2 (6.90%) PKI
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) FMCG
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (3.45%) BeagleBone
4 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) UNIX
2 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) DevOps
3 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (27.59%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (27.59%) Analytics
4 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (17.24%) B2B
4 5 (17.24%) B2C
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) Service Management
5 4 (13.79%) SEO
5 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
5 4 (13.79%) Web Analytics
5 4 (13.79%) Kanban
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.90%) TDD
7 2 (6.90%) User Stories
7 2 (6.90%) Automation Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) Jython
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) C++
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) Ruby
4 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) Scala
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) vSphere
1 1 (3.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Netcool
2 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Oracle
2 13 (44.83%) Adobe
3 11 (37.93%) IBM
4 8 (27.59%) TIBCO
4 8 (27.59%) Sitecore
5 4 (13.79%) Pega
5 4 (13.79%) BMC
5 4 (13.79%) Amdocs
5 4 (13.79%) Remedy
5 4 (13.79%) Infovista
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.90%) Sun
8 1 (3.45%) VMware
8 1 (3.45%) Huawei
8 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
8 1 (3.45%) Splunk
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