The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 25 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Contract jobs citing Open Source 12 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.92% 0.74% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 0.87% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 2
Median daily rate £525 £340 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.41% +7.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £340 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £340 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £65.00 £56.75
% change year-on-year
-32.30% +14.53%
Open Source
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
243 344 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 79.41% 84.31% 77.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 226 161
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 17
Median hourly rate £36.88 £45.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.05% -2.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 9 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) OO
3 10 (41.67%) TDD
4 9 (37.50%) Linux
5 8 (33.33%) Java
5 8 (33.33%) Unix
5 8 (33.33%) JIRA
5 8 (33.33%) Big Data
6 7 (29.17%) MongoDB
6 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
6 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
6 7 (29.17%) Python
6 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (25.00%) ETL
7 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (25.00%) Analytics
7 6 (25.00%) Talend
7 6 (25.00%) Data Integration
7 6 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
7 6 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
8 5 (20.83%) Mercurial
8 5 (20.83%) Scala
8 5 (20.83%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (20.83%) Mockito
8 5 (20.83%) JPA
8 5 (20.83%) REST
8 5 (20.83%) GitHub

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) Apache Pig
1 2 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.17%) Mule
2 1 (4.17%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (20.83%) GitHub
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
1 4 (16.67%) SAN
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Big Data
2 7 (29.17%) MongoDB
2 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
2 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
3 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.33%) Apache Hive
4 2 (8.33%) Data Lake
4 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.33%) HBase
4 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.17%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) JIRA
2 6 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 5 (20.83%) JUnit
3 5 (20.83%) Mercurial
3 5 (20.83%) Mockito
4 3 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (12.50%) IntelliJ
4 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (12.50%) Maven
4 3 (12.50%) WebStorm
5 1 (4.17%) Xcode
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Java Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Software Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Administrator
5 4 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (16.67%) Talend Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Hadoop Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Java Hadoop Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Integration Developer
7 1 (4.17%) MySQL DBA
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
1 5 (20.83%) JPA
1 5 (20.83%) REST
1 5 (20.83%) Spring
2 4 (16.67%) JSON
2 4 (16.67%) XML
3 3 (12.50%) HTML
3 3 (12.50%) HTML5
3 3 (12.50%) jQuery
3 3 (12.50%) XML Schema
4 2 (8.33%) Kafka
5 1 (4.17%) iOS SDK
5 1 (4.17%) J2EE
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Biology
2 5 (20.83%) Informatics
3 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Unix
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Solaris
4 3 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) OO
2 10 (41.67%) TDD
3 6 (25.00%) Analytics
3 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (25.00%) ETL
4 5 (20.83%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (20.83%) MVC
4 5 (20.83%) Open Source Development
5 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (16.67%) High Availability
5 4 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 4 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (12.50%) BPMN
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL
6 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) Python
4 5 (20.83%) C
4 5 (20.83%) Perl
4 5 (20.83%) Scala
5 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 3 (12.50%) Groovy
6 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.17%) C++
7 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) CDISC
1 1 (4.17%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) iptables
2 3 (12.50%) Postfix
2 3 (12.50%) Sendmail
2 3 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Nagios
1 4 (16.67%) OSSEC
2 3 (12.50%) Cobbler
2 3 (12.50%) Puppet
3 2 (8.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Talend
2 4 (16.67%) EMC
2 4 (16.67%) LogRhythm
2 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (16.67%) TippingPoint
3 3 (12.50%) HP
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 3 (12.50%) Splunk
4 2 (8.33%) Hortonworks
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £385.00 per day
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