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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 74 104 85
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -19
Contract jobs citing Open Source 45 24 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.05% 0.95% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 1.25% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 17
Median daily rate £450 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £475 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.10 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-19.00% -54.78%
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
1770 1920 1862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.71% 76.34% 76.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 958 1119 914
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 64 29
Median hourly rate £19.61 £37.00 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.00% +116.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 14 £588 +46.87% 1
Newbury +9 5 - -
Maidenhead - 5 £400 -
Reading +8 4 £388 -8.76% 3
Slough - 1 £316 - 5
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 42 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (36.78%) Java
3 28 (32.18%) Linux
4 25 (28.74%) E-Commerce
5 21 (24.14%) TDD
6 20 (22.99%) High Availability
7 19 (21.84%) Jenkins
7 19 (21.84%) Microservices
8 17 (19.54%) REST
9 16 (18.39%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (18.39%) Oracle
10 15 (17.24%) Windows
10 15 (17.24%) Scrum
10 15 (17.24%) Pair Programming
10 15 (17.24%) Mentoring
10 15 (17.24%) DevOps
11 14 (16.09%) User Stories
11 14 (16.09%) Software Engineering
11 14 (16.09%) QA
11 14 (16.09%) J2EE
12 13 (14.94%) Git (software)
13 12 (13.79%) Retail
13 12 (13.79%) Python
13 12 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (13.79%) Software Delivery
14 11 (12.64%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (12.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 11 (12.64%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (12.64%) Identity Management
14 11 (12.64%) SOA

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 (8.05%) Confluence
1 7 (8.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (3.45%) Apache
2 3 (3.45%) Drupal
2 3 (3.45%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.30%) CMS
3 2 (2.30%) IIS
3 2 (2.30%) JBoss
3 2 (2.30%) nginx
3 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.15%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.15%) Liferay
4 1 (1.15%) MODX
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.60%) PaaS
3 3 (3.45%) IaaS
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.30%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (2.30%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.30%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.30%) SaaS
5 1 (1.15%) Bluemix
5 1 (1.15%) GitHub
5 1 (1.15%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.05%) Firewall
2 6 (6.90%) DNS
2 6 (6.90%) VPN
2 6 (6.90%) WAN
3 5 (5.75%) DHCP
3 5 (5.75%) IPsec
3 5 (5.75%) MPLS
3 5 (5.75%) Network Security
3 5 (5.75%) VLAN
4 2 (2.30%) HTTP
4 2 (2.30%) Wireless
5 1 (1.15%) Broadband
5 1 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.15%) LAN
5 1 (1.15%) LDAP
5 1 (1.15%) SSL
5 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.15%) Value-Added Service
5 1 (1.15%) VoIP
5 1 (1.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) MySQL
2 9 (10.34%) Redis
3 7 (8.05%) HBase
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.30%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.15%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.15%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.15%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (21.84%) Jenkins
2 13 (14.94%) Git (software)
3 10 (11.49%) JIRA
4 6 (6.90%) Selenium
5 5 (5.75%) WebDriver
6 4 (4.60%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.30%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.30%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.30%) Fiddler
7 2 (2.30%) FitNesse
7 2 (2.30%) Gatling
7 2 (2.30%) Gradle
7 2 (2.30%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.30%) JUnit
7 2 (2.30%) Maven
7 2 (2.30%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.30%) Subversion
7 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.30%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (13.79%) Retail
2 8 (9.20%) Banking
3 7 (8.05%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.90%) Finance
5 3 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (26.44%) Architect
2 19 (21.84%) Security Engineer
3 13 (14.94%) Applications Engineer
4 12 (13.79%) Web Applications Engineer
4 12 (13.79%) Web Engineer
5 10 (11.49%) Integration Architect
5 10 (11.49%) Oracle Architect
6 9 (10.34%) Data Architect
7 8 (9.20%) Automation Test Lead
7 8 (9.20%) Data Integration Architect
7 8 (9.20%) Developer
7 8 (9.20%) Test Leader
8 7 (8.05%) Lead Architect
9 6 (6.90%) Consultant
9 6 (6.90%) Security Consultant
10 5 (5.75%) Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) IT Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) IT Security Engineer
12 3 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
12 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.54%) REST
2 14 (16.09%) J2EE
3 10 (11.49%) Middleware
4 9 (10.34%) Oracle Fusion
4 9 (10.34%) WebCenter
5 8 (9.20%) Django
5 8 (9.20%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (9.20%) XML
6 7 (8.05%) .NET
6 7 (8.05%) HTML
6 7 (8.05%) Node.js
6 7 (8.05%) RESTful
7 5 (5.75%) CSS
7 5 (5.75%) JSON
8 4 (4.60%) AngularJS
8 4 (4.60%) HTML5
8 4 (4.60%) Web Services
9 3 (3.45%) CSS3
9 3 (3.45%) LESS
9 3 (3.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Data Integration
2 9 (10.34%) Cryptography
3 8 (9.20%) Algorithms
4 7 (8.05%) Virtual Team
5 4 (4.60%) User Experience
6 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.30%) Informatics
7 2 (2.30%) Life Science
7 2 (2.30%) PMI
8 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.15%) Clustering
8 1 (1.15%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.15%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (32.18%) Linux
2 15 (17.24%) Windows
3 8 (9.20%) Ubuntu
4 5 (5.75%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.60%) Android
5 4 (4.60%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.45%) Unix
7 1 (1.15%) Kali Linux
7 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.15%) Solaris
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (28.74%) E-Commerce
3 21 (24.14%) TDD
4 20 (22.99%) High Availability
5 19 (21.84%) Microservices
6 16 (18.39%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (17.24%) DevOps
7 15 (17.24%) Mentoring
7 15 (17.24%) Pair Programming
7 15 (17.24%) Scrum
8 14 (16.09%) Software Engineering
8 14 (16.09%) User Stories
9 12 (13.79%) Software Delivery
9 12 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (12.64%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (12.64%) Identity Management
10 11 (12.64%) SOA
10 11 (12.64%) Test Automation
10 11 (12.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 8 (9.20%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.78%) Java
2 12 (13.79%) Python
3 8 (9.20%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.05%) Perl
4 7 (8.05%) PHP
4 7 (8.05%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.75%) C
5 5 (5.75%) Scala
5 5 (5.75%) SQL
6 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.45%) C#
6 3 (3.45%) C++
7 2 (2.30%) Ruby
8 1 (1.15%) Groovy
8 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.20%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.90%) ISEB
4 5 (5.75%) CCNA
4 5 (5.75%) CISSP
5 3 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.30%) Degree
6 2 (2.30%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.30%) PMP
6 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.30%) SANS
7 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.15%) CHECK Team Member
7 1 (1.15%) GPEN
7 1 (1.15%) GWAPT
7 1 (1.15%) GXPN
7 1 (1.15%) OSCE
7 1 (1.15%) OSCP
7 1 (1.15%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.09%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.30%) SDET
2 2 (2.30%) SLA
3 1 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.15%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.45%) Docker
3 2 (2.30%) KVM
4 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.15%) vCloud
4 1 (1.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Nagios
1 3 (3.45%) Puppet
2 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.15%) Ansible
3 1 (1.15%) Core Impact
3 1 (1.15%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.15%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.15%) Kibana
3 1 (1.15%) logstash
3 1 (1.15%) Nessus
3 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.15%) Nexpose
3 1 (1.15%) Nmap
3 1 (1.15%) QRadar
3 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (1.15%) RSA enVision
3 1 (1.15%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 16 (18.39%) Oracle
2 9 (10.34%) Endeca
2 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.05%) FatWire
4 4 (4.60%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.60%) VMware
5 3 (3.45%) Ab Initio
5 3 (3.45%) webMethods
6 2 (2.30%) Apigee
6 2 (2.30%) IBM
6 2 (2.30%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.30%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.15%) Apple
7 1 (1.15%) GigaSpaces
7 1 (1.15%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.15%) Software AG
7 1 (1.15%) Splunk
7 1 (1.15%) Veritas
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