The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 47 26 49
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +23
Contract jobs citing Open Source 28 49 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.02% 5.68% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 7.55% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 2
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£463 £438 £555
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -21.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £345 £519
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £605 £591
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +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 West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
703 649 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 75.84% 75.20% 72.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 461 319
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £514 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 11
Average hourly rate £41.00 £20.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.00% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £15.70 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £33.80 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 31 (55.36%) Linux
2 28 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (44.64%) Web Services
5 23 (41.07%) Puppet
6 19 (33.93%) VMware
7 17 (30.36%) Red Hat
7 17 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (30.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (30.36%) DevOps
8 16 (28.57%) Ansible
8 16 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (28.57%) Jenkins
8 16 (28.57%) Security Cleared
9 15 (26.79%) Java
9 15 (26.79%) Mobile App
10 14 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 14 (25.00%) MySQL
10 14 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (23.21%) Scrum
12 12 (21.43%) SOA
13 11 (19.64%) HTTP
14 10 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (16.07%) MongoDB
16 8 (14.29%) User Experience
16 8 (14.29%) Ruby
16 8 (14.29%) Python
17 7 (12.50%) CSS
17 7 (12.50%) HTML
17 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (10.71%) Confluence
2 5 (8.93%) nginx
3 3 (5.36%) Drupal
4 1 (1.79%) LiveCycle
4 1 (1.79%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.79%) ArcSDE
4 1 (1.79%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) HTTP
2 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.50%) SSL
3 6 (10.71%) SSH
4 5 (8.93%) OpenVPN
4 5 (8.93%) IPsec
4 5 (8.93%) IPv6
4 5 (8.93%) OSPF
4 5 (8.93%) DNS
4 5 (8.93%) DHCP
5 1 (1.79%) LDAP
5 1 (1.79%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) MySQL
2 10 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (16.07%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.93%) MariaDB
4 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.14%) SQLite
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.57%) MS Access
7 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 14 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.71%) JIRA
4 5 (8.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (8.93%) GitLab
4 5 (8.93%) RSpec
5 3 (5.36%) Selenium
5 3 (5.36%) Subversion
6 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
1 2 (3.57%) Law
1 2 (3.57%) Legal
2 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Developer
2 11 (19.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) DBA
4 7 (12.50%) Web Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Android Developer
7 4 (7.14%) MySQL DBA
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) SQL DBA
8 3 (5.36%) Ruby Developer
9 2 (3.57%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Commercial Manager
10 1 (1.79%) Architect
10 1 (1.79%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.79%) Delivery Manager
10 1 (1.79%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (44.64%) Web Services
2 7 (12.50%) HTML
2 7 (12.50%) CSS
3 6 (10.71%) REST
4 5 (8.93%) MCollective
5 3 (5.36%) BSON
5 3 (5.36%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (3.57%) .NET
6 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.57%) Ajax
7 1 (1.79%) HTML5
7 1 (1.79%) CSS3
7 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.79%) JDBC
7 1 (1.79%) SOAP
7 1 (1.79%) jQuery
7 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Mobile App
2 8 (14.29%) User Experience
3 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.14%) Replication
3 4 (7.14%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.79%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Linux
2 17 (30.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (8.93%) SmartOS
3 5 (8.93%) CoreOS
4 4 (7.14%) Android
5 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.36%) Mac OS X
5 3 (5.36%) UNIX
5 3 (5.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (30.36%) DevOps
4 14 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (23.21%) Scrum
6 12 (21.43%) SOA
7 6 (10.71%) TDD
8 5 (8.93%) Migration
9 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
9 4 (7.14%) Database Tuning
9 4 (7.14%) High Availability
9 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.14%) Business Analysis
9 4 (7.14%) Usability Testing
9 4 (7.14%) User Stories
9 4 (7.14%) Android Development
10 3 (5.36%) iOS Development
10 3 (5.36%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (5.36%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) Java
2 8 (14.29%) Python
2 8 (14.29%) Ruby
3 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.71%) SQL
4 3 (5.36%) Scala
5 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.57%) VBA
5 2 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.79%) C#
6 1 (1.79%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) ISEB
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Snort
1 5 (8.93%) Squid
1 5 (8.93%) Varnish
1 5 (8.93%) vCloud
1 5 (8.93%) KVM
1 5 (8.93%) Docker
1 5 (8.93%) LXC
1 5 (8.93%) iptables
1 5 (8.93%) Btrfs
Systems Management
1 23 (41.07%) Puppet
2 16 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (28.57%) Ansible
3 5 (8.93%) CFEngine
3 5 (8.93%) Nessus
3 5 (8.93%) systemd
3 5 (8.93%) Kubernetes
3 5 (8.93%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.79%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.79%) logstash
4 1 (1.79%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) VMware
2 17 (30.36%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.93%) SaltStack
4 4 (7.14%) Percona
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.79%) Adobe
6 1 (1.79%) BMC
6 1 (1.79%) CA
6 1 (1.79%) ESRI
6 1 (1.79%) Splunk
6 1 (1.79%) ForgeRock
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