The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 24 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 28 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Open Source 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 2.03% 1.46% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 1.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £344 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -36.61%
Open Source
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
182 116 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 92.39% 84.67% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 78 59
Median daily rate £425 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Crawley 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 Crawley

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

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

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) QA
2 9 (90.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (90.00%) Android
2 9 (90.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (60.00%) Black-Box Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (20.00%) User Experience
7 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
7 1 (10.00%) HDFS
7 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
7 1 (10.00%) Oozie
7 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
7 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (10.00%) Apache Pig
7 1 (10.00%) Sqoop
7 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Computer Science

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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 (10.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) Sqoop
1 1 (10.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) PyUnit
1 1 (10.00%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) QA Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Android Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Tester
3 5 (50.00%) Mobile Tester
3 5 (50.00%) Senior QA Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) Android Tester
4 4 (40.00%) iOS Tester
4 4 (40.00%) QA Tester
5 3 (30.00%) Android Test Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Applications Tester
5 3 (30.00%) Mobile Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Senior Tester
6 2 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) Senior QA Tester
7 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Android
1 9 (90.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 6 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
6 1 (10.00%) ETL
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
6 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oozie