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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 46 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Open Source 8 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.66% 0.62% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 0.87% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £491 £319 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.11% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £254 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £384 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -43.66%
Open Source
West Midlands

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
418 230 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 86.72% 71.43% 85.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 157 170
Median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 46
Median hourly rate £15.00 £23.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% -39.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £11.29 £25.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £40.70 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (30.00%) Data Transformation
4 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (30.00%) Terraform
5 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
5 2 (20.00%) GoCD
5 2 (20.00%) Data Lake
5 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (20.00%) Packer
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (20.00%) Vagrant
5 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (20.00%) Unified Process
5 2 (20.00%) Splunk
5 2 (20.00%) Build Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Big Data
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management

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 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) ICMP
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) Data Lake
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) GoCD
2 2 (20.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SAS Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Spring.NET
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XSD
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Data Transformation
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (20.00%) RUP
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) R
3 1 (10.00%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (30.00%) Terraform
2 2 (20.00%) Packer
3 1 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Splunk