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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 73 108 94
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -14
Contract jobs citing Open Source 52 12 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.21% 0.47% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 0.61% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 5 13
Median daily rate £450 £400 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -43.66%
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
1873 1982 1933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.74% 77.21% 77.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1003 1068 916
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 70 20
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £14.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.30 £39.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 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 30 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +3 17 £525 +31.25% 1
Maidenhead - 10 £413 -
Reading +10 9 £375 -21.05% 5
Newbury -1 3 - -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 43 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (40.00%) Linux
3 30 (35.29%) Java
4 23 (27.06%) Windows
5 21 (24.71%) Oracle
6 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
7 17 (20.00%) REST
8 16 (18.82%) Scrum
8 16 (18.82%) DevOps
9 15 (17.65%) Mentoring
9 15 (17.65%) TDD
9 15 (17.65%) High Availability
10 14 (16.47%) Security Cleared
10 14 (16.47%) QA
10 14 (16.47%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (16.47%) Software Delivery
11 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
11 13 (15.29%) Python
11 13 (15.29%) .NET
11 13 (15.29%) XML
12 12 (14.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (12.94%) Software Engineering
13 11 (12.94%) J2EE
13 11 (12.94%) SQL
13 11 (12.94%) MS Excel
13 11 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (12.94%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (11.76%) Jenkins
14 10 (11.76%) User Stories
14 10 (11.76%) E-Commerce

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 7 (8.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (7.06%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.53%) Confluence
3 3 (3.53%) Drupal
3 3 (3.53%) IIS
3 3 (3.53%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (2.35%) Apache
4 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.35%) GeoServer
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.18%) CMS
5 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.18%) JBoss
5 1 (1.18%) MODX
5 1 (1.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (12.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.53%) IaaS
3 3 (3.53%) PaaS
4 1 (1.18%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) HTTP
1 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.06%) Firewall
2 6 (7.06%) Network Security
2 6 (7.06%) VPN
3 5 (5.88%) DHCP
3 5 (5.88%) DNS
3 5 (5.88%) IPsec
3 5 (5.88%) MPLS
3 5 (5.88%) SSL
3 5 (5.88%) VLAN
3 5 (5.88%) WAN
4 3 (3.53%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.35%) NAS
5 2 (2.35%) SAN
6 1 (1.18%) Broadband
6 1 (1.18%) Value-Added Service
6 1 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.59%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (9.41%) MySQL
4 7 (8.24%) Big Data
4 7 (8.24%) Datazen
4 7 (8.24%) Hadoop
4 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (7.06%) HBase
5 6 (7.06%) Redis
6 4 (4.71%) GIS
7 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.35%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 8 (9.41%) TeamCity
4 5 (5.88%) JIRA
4 5 (5.88%) Selenium
4 5 (5.88%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.35%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.35%) Fiddler
5 2 (2.35%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.35%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (10.59%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.24%) Banking
3 6 (7.06%) Retail
4 4 (4.71%) Finance
5 2 (2.35%) Billing
6 1 (1.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (17.65%) Architect
2 13 (15.29%) Consultant
2 13 (15.29%) Security Engineer
3 11 (12.94%) Developer
4 10 (11.76%) Oracle Architect
5 8 (9.41%) Applications Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Automation Test Lead
6 7 (8.24%) Lead Architect
6 7 (8.24%) Test Leader
6 7 (8.24%) Web Applications Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Web Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Security Consultant
8 5 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Administrator
9 4 (4.71%) Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) GIS Consultant
9 4 (4.71%) IT Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) IT Security Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.00%) REST
2 13 (15.29%) .NET
2 13 (15.29%) XML
3 11 (12.94%) J2EE
4 9 (10.59%) .NET Framework
4 9 (10.59%) Middleware
4 9 (10.59%) Oracle Fusion
4 9 (10.59%) WebCenter
5 7 (8.24%) ADO
5 7 (8.24%) ADO.NET
5 7 (8.24%) Autofac
5 7 (8.24%) Castle Windsor
5 7 (8.24%) Entity Framework
5 7 (8.24%) ODBC
5 7 (8.24%) OLE
5 7 (8.24%) OLE DB
5 7 (8.24%) Unity DI Container
5 7 (8.24%) XML Schema
6 6 (7.06%) CSS
6 6 (7.06%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Algorithms
1 7 (8.24%) Inversion of Control
1 7 (8.24%) Virtual Team
2 6 (7.06%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.06%) Cryptography
3 3 (3.53%) User Experience
4 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.18%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.00%) Linux
2 23 (27.06%) Windows
3 12 (14.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (8.24%) Unix
5 6 (7.06%) Ubuntu
5 6 (7.06%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.35%) Android
6 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.35%) CentOS
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.82%) DevOps
2 16 (18.82%) Scrum
3 15 (17.65%) High Availability
3 15 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 15 (17.65%) TDD
4 14 (16.47%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (16.47%) Software Delivery
5 11 (12.94%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (12.94%) Software Engineering
5 11 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 10 (11.76%) Pair Programming
6 10 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 10 (11.76%) User Stories
7 9 (10.59%) SOA
7 9 (10.59%) UML
8 8 (9.41%) Identity Management
8 8 (9.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 7 (8.24%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (35.29%) Java
2 13 (15.29%) Python
3 11 (12.94%) SQL
4 9 (10.59%) C#
5 8 (9.41%) C
6 7 (8.24%) VB.NET
7 6 (7.06%) C++
7 6 (7.06%) Scala
7 6 (7.06%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.71%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.71%) Perl
8 4 (4.71%) PHP
8 4 (4.71%) R
8 4 (4.71%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (16.47%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.88%) CCNA
3 5 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.88%) Degree
3 5 (5.88%) ISEB
4 3 (3.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.53%) CISSP
5 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.35%) MCSD
5 2 (2.35%) MCSE
5 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.35%) VCP5
5 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.47%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.35%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.71%) Docker
3 3 (3.53%) vSphere
4 2 (2.35%) KVM
4 2 (2.35%) vCloud
5 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.18%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 10 (11.76%) Puppet
2 9 (10.59%) Nagios
3 5 (5.88%) Ansible
4 4 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.18%) Cacti
5 1 (1.18%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.18%) Nessus
5 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (24.71%) Oracle
2 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 9 (10.59%) Endeca
5 7 (8.24%) FatWire
6 6 (7.06%) VMware
7 5 (5.88%) Remedy
8 3 (3.53%) Cisco
9 2 (2.35%) EMC
9 2 (2.35%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.18%) Apigee
10 1 (1.18%) Aruba
10 1 (1.18%) IBM
10 1 (1.18%) MuleSoft
10 1 (1.18%) Symantec
10 1 (1.18%) Veritas
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