The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 30 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing Open Source 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.15% 1.12% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.29% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £375 £550 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% -6.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £65.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-73.84% -8.45%
Open Source
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
159 155 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 91.38% 87.08% 92.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 104 46
Median daily rate £448 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £350 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) FindBugs
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Kafka
2 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
2 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) Akka
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (50.00%) HDFS
2 1 (50.00%) Kibana
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Silex
2 1 (50.00%) ELK Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source Development
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (50.00%) FindBugs
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Akka
1 1 (50.00%) ELK Stack
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Silex
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kibana
1 1 (50.00%) logstash