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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 35 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing Open Source 19 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.08% 3.32% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.70% 3.91% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 4
Median daily rate £506 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 - £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 - £360
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 £39.75 £46.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-14.51% +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 Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
404 281 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 86.70% 84.89% 74.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 161 126
Median daily rate £438 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £255 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 13
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -32.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.08 £15.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £37.50
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 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 19 January 2017.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 21 (91.30%) Web Services
2 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Scrum
4 8 (34.78%) Finance
4 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
4 8 (34.78%) Project Management
4 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
4 8 (34.78%) User Stories
5 7 (30.43%) Service Design
6 6 (26.09%) Target Operating Model
7 5 (21.74%) Process Improvement
7 5 (21.74%) Requirements Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) HTML5
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (17.39%) Scala
8 4 (17.39%) JSON
8 4 (17.39%) Django
8 4 (17.39%) REST
8 4 (17.39%) CSS3
8 4 (17.39%) BDD
8 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
8 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
8 4 (17.39%) Play Framework
8 4 (17.39%) User Experience
8 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 4 (17.39%) HTML
8 4 (17.39%) MySQL

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 (8.70%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
1 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
1 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (8.70%) SAS Enterprise Miner
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Analyst
1 17 (73.91%) Business Analyst
2 15 (65.22%) Digital Analyst
2 15 (65.22%) Digital Business Analyst
3 11 (47.83%) Agile Business Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (21.74%) Architect
6 4 (17.39%) Digital Architect
6 4 (17.39%) Technical Architect
7 3 (13.04%) Digital Technical Architect
8 2 (8.70%) Administrator
8 2 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (8.70%) Digital Transformation
8 2 (8.70%) Digital Transformation Architect
8 2 (8.70%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) SAS Administrator
8 2 (8.70%) Transformation Analyst
9 1 (4.35%) Business Architect
9 1 (4.35%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) Web Services
2 4 (17.39%) Ajax
2 4 (17.39%) CSS
2 4 (17.39%) CSS3
2 4 (17.39%) Django
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) HTML5
2 4 (17.39%) JSON
2 4 (17.39%) Play Framework
2 4 (17.39%) REST
2 4 (17.39%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
3 8 (34.78%) User Stories
3 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
4 7 (30.43%) Service Design
5 6 (26.09%) Target Operating Model
6 5 (21.74%) Process Improvement
6 5 (21.74%) Requirements Engineering
7 4 (17.39%) BDD
7 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
8 3 (13.04%) Analytics
8 3 (13.04%) Change Management
8 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
9 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (4.35%) Kanban
10 1 (4.35%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Ruby
1 4 (17.39%) Scala
2 3 (13.04%) R
3 2 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) SAS Certification
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Teradata
3 1 (4.35%) Google