The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 28 37 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing Open Source 7 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.86% 4.46% 4.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 5.35% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 18
Median daily rate £475 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £475
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 £26.00 £34.20 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-23.97% -51.83%
Open Source
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
207 374 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 84.49% 83.48% 76.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 312 228
Median daily rate £365 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% +121.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.00 £10.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 13 (72.22%) Java
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) .NET
4 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
5 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
5 7 (38.89%) Ansible
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 6 (33.33%) Apache
6 6 (33.33%) FTP
6 6 (33.33%) Scrum
6 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (33.33%) DevOps
6 6 (33.33%) REST
6 6 (33.33%) Kafka
6 6 (33.33%) Puppet
7 5 (27.78%) Google App Engine
7 5 (27.78%) BDD
7 5 (27.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (27.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (27.78%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (27.78%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (27.78%) Amazon S3
7 5 (27.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (27.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (27.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (27.78%) Fluentd

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 6 (33.33%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
2 3 (16.67%) Jetty
2 3 (16.67%) Mongrel
2 3 (16.67%) nginx
2 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (27.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (27.78%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (27.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (27.78%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (27.78%) Amazon S3
2 5 (27.78%) Google App Engine
2 5 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (27.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (16.67%) Route 53
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) FTP
2 5 (27.78%) DHCP
2 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) HTTP
2 5 (27.78%) SSL
2 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (16.67%) Big Data
2 3 (16.67%) HBase
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
3 4 (22.22%) Subversion
4 3 (16.67%) Travis CI
5 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Billing
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) AWS Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Integration Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Integration Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Scala Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Scala Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Designer
4 1 (5.56%) SOA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) Kafka
2 6 (33.33%) REST
3 5 (27.78%) Middleware
3 5 (27.78%) SOAP
4 4 (22.22%) J2EE
5 3 (16.67%) JSON
5 3 (16.67%) LAMP
5 3 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (16.67%) Servlets
6 2 (11.11%) CSS
6 2 (11.11%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) Web Services
7 1 (5.56%) Ajax
7 1 (5.56%) CSS3
7 1 (5.56%) Django
7 1 (5.56%) Flask
7 1 (5.56%) HTML5
7 1 (5.56%) jQuery
7 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) DevOps
2 6 (33.33%) Scrum
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (27.78%) BDD
3 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
3 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
3 5 (27.78%) SOA
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) Re-Platforming
5 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 3 (16.67%) ETL
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) EAI
6 2 (11.11%) Microservices
6 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) Perl
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) PHP
3 4 (22.22%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (27.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Ansible
2 6 (33.33%) Puppet
3 5 (27.78%) Fluentd
3 5 (27.78%) Terraform
4 3 (16.67%) Marathon
4 3 (16.67%) Mesos
4 3 (16.67%) Piwik
5 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Google
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Cloudera
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Sitecore
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