The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 22 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing Open Source 11 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.56% 9.35% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.19% 11.49% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 2
Average daily rate £419 £400 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% -36.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £411 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £71.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-33.09% +80.89%
Open Source
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
212 87 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 87.97% 81.31% 74.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 67 38
Average daily rate £425 £400 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £375 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £16.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +136.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Open Source across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Open Source across the Croydon region.

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (29.41%) CSS
4 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (29.41%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (29.41%) CQRS
4 5 (29.41%) Microservices
5 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
5 4 (23.53%) REST
5 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
5 4 (23.53%) Spring
6 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 3 (17.65%) Web Development
6 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
6 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
6 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 3 (17.65%) Ansible
7 2 (11.76%) SaltStack
7 2 (11.76%) Node.js
7 2 (11.76%) Ember.js
7 2 (11.76%) Go
7 2 (11.76%) Backbone.js
7 2 (11.76%) BDD
7 2 (11.76%) MongoDB

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) Alfresco
1 2 (11.76%) JBoss
1 2 (11.76%) Node.js
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) Drupal
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
1 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) JMeter
2 2 (11.76%) LoadRunner
2 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
3 1 (5.88%) Burp Suite
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) Gerrit
3 1 (5.88%) Grunt
3 1 (5.88%) gulp
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Lead Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Developer in Test
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) REST
2 4 (23.53%) Spring
3 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
3 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) Backbone.js
4 2 (11.76%) Ember.js
4 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) Apache Camel
5 1 (5.88%) Drools
5 1 (5.88%) Express
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) React
5 1 (5.88%) Sass
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
5 1 (5.88%) Symfony
5 1 (5.88%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (29.41%) CQRS
3 5 (29.41%) Domain-Driven Design
3 5 (29.41%) Microservices
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) DSDM
6 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.88%) High Availability
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) Go
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Salt
2 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Capita
1 2 (11.76%) Citrix
1 2 (11.76%) HP
1 2 (11.76%) SaltStack
2 1 (5.88%) Percona
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