The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 28 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Open Source 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.36% - 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% - 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £71.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-47.18% +84.41%
Open Source
East Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
100 213 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 68.03% 83.53% 78.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 125 72
Average daily rate £353 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.87% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 7
Average hourly rate £39.00 £21.58 £14.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.72% +49.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.10 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £57.50 £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Odoo
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Django
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) DB2
4 1 (16.67%) Ant
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Odoo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Python Developer
2 4 (66.67%) XML Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Scrum Master
3 1 (16.67%) Java Web Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum Master
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) Django
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle