The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 39 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing Open Source 13 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.19% 1.55% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 1.82% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 3
Median daily rate £471 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -52.46%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
361 329 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 88.70% 85.01% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 209 119
Median daily rate £440 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 10
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 Coventry

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 23 (92.00%) Web Services
2 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (48.00%) Scrum
4 10 (40.00%) Finance
4 10 (40.00%) Project Management
4 10 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 10 (40.00%) User Stories
5 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
5 9 (36.00%) Service Design
6 7 (28.00%) Target Operating Model
7 5 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
8 4 (16.00%) HTML5
8 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (16.00%) Scala
8 4 (16.00%) JSON
8 4 (16.00%) Django
8 4 (16.00%) REST
8 4 (16.00%) CSS3
8 4 (16.00%) BDD
8 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
8 4 (16.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
8 4 (16.00%) Play Framework
8 4 (16.00%) User Experience
8 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.00%) HTML

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (8.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
1 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (8.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Analyst
1 19 (76.00%) Business Analyst
2 17 (68.00%) Digital Analyst
2 17 (68.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 13 (52.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 7 (28.00%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (28.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (20.00%) Architect
6 4 (16.00%) Digital Architect
6 4 (16.00%) Technical Architect
7 3 (12.00%) Digital Technical Architect
7 3 (12.00%) Digital Transformation
7 3 (12.00%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Transformation Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) Administrator
8 2 (8.00%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (8.00%) Digital Transformation Architect
8 2 (8.00%) SAS Administrator
9 1 (4.00%) Business Architect
9 1 (4.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.00%) Ajax
2 4 (16.00%) CSS
2 4 (16.00%) CSS3
2 4 (16.00%) Django
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) HTML5
2 4 (16.00%) JSON
2 4 (16.00%) Play Framework
2 4 (16.00%) REST
2 4 (16.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Scrum
3 10 (40.00%) Project Management
3 10 (40.00%) User Stories
3 10 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
4 9 (36.00%) Service Design
5 7 (28.00%) Target Operating Model
6 5 (20.00%) Process Improvement
6 5 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
6 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) BDD
7 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (12.00%) Analytics
8 3 (12.00%) Change Management
8 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
9 2 (8.00%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
9 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (4.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Ruby
1 4 (16.00%) Scala
2 3 (12.00%) R
3 2 (8.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) SAS Certification
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Teradata
3 1 (4.00%) Google