The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 39 53 62
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Contract jobs citing Open Source 15 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.70% 0.18% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 0.23% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 1
Median daily rate £550 £360 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% -28.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £46.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +11.37%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
436 433 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 78.42% 77.60% 79.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 259 338
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 32 56
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Cambridge +14 12 £538 +49.30% 10
Peterborough - 1 £326 - 1
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Big Data
3 9 (45.00%) Java
4 8 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 8 (40.00%) Analytics
5 7 (35.00%) Scala
6 6 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (30.00%) Data Integration
6 6 (30.00%) Talend Open Studio
6 6 (30.00%) Talend
6 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (30.00%) ETL
6 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (25.00%) XML
7 5 (25.00%) Python
7 5 (25.00%) JIRA
8 4 (20.00%) Spring
8 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (20.00%) TDD
8 4 (20.00%) MVC
8 4 (20.00%) OO
8 4 (20.00%) Apache
8 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) HTML
8 4 (20.00%) JUnit
8 4 (20.00%) RDBMS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (20.00%) Apache
1 4 (20.00%) Apache Pig
1 4 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (10.00%) SAS
3 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.00%) Mule
3 1 (5.00%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (10.00%) Veeva
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Big Data
2 8 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 8 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (20.00%) Apache Hive
4 4 (20.00%) Data Lake
4 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (20.00%) HBase
4 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) MySQL
5 1 (5.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (25.00%) JIRA
3 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (20.00%) JUnit
3 4 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 4 (20.00%) Mockito
4 3 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (15.00%) IntelliJ
4 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (15.00%) WebStorm
5 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Talend Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) CRM Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) CRM Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.00%) DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) XML
2 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) HTML5
2 4 (20.00%) JPA
2 4 (20.00%) JSON
2 4 (20.00%) Kafka
2 4 (20.00%) REST
2 4 (20.00%) Spring
3 3 (15.00%) jQuery
3 3 (15.00%) XML Schema
4 1 (5.00%) Ajax
4 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) CSS3
4 1 (5.00%) Flask
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Analytics
3 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (30.00%) ETL
4 4 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (20.00%) MapReduce
4 4 (20.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) BDD
5 3 (15.00%) BPMN
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.00%) Data Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) ETL Development
5 3 (15.00%) Information Security
6 2 (10.00%) BPR
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 2 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) Scala
3 5 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) Groovy
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) CDISC
1 1 (5.00%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) iptables
1 1 (5.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (5.00%) Nagios
2 1 (5.00%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Talend
2 4 (20.00%) Hortonworks
3 1 (5.00%) EMC
3 1 (5.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) TippingPoint