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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 31 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Open Source 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.63% 2.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 2.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £65.00 £56.75
% change year-on-year
-32.30% +14.53%
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
139 176 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 75.54% 74.58% 69.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 112 79
Median daily rate £350 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 15
Median hourly rate £42.00 £16.00 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.50% -25.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.30 £11.31 £14.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton 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 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 7 December 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Django
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) Play Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Scala
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Linux

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Ajax
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) CSS3
1 3 (60.00%) Django
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
1 3 (60.00%) Play Framework
1 3 (60.00%) REST
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (20.00%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Post-Production
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
1 3 (60.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Bareos
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian