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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 16 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Open Source 17 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 11.49% 3.49% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.39% 5.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £700 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +42.00%
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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
127 59 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 85.81% 68.60% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 48 56
Average daily rate £438 £430 £399
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.74% +7.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £660 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
3 13 (68.42%) Java
4 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
4 11 (57.89%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (57.89%) MongoDB
5 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
5 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
5 10 (52.63%) JSON
5 10 (52.63%) HTML
5 10 (52.63%) Maven
5 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 10 (52.63%) Linux
5 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
6 9 (47.37%) CSS3
6 9 (47.37%) Puppet
6 9 (47.37%) Ansible
6 9 (47.37%) Apache Camel
6 9 (47.37%) Microservices
6 9 (47.37%) CSS
6 9 (47.37%) MySQL
6 9 (47.37%) Oracle
6 9 (47.37%) SOA
6 9 (47.37%) Hibernate
6 9 (47.37%) JIRA
6 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (47.37%) HTML5
7 8 (42.11%) Pega
7 8 (42.11%) CentOS
7 8 (42.11%) Node.js

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 8 (42.11%) JBoss
1 8 (42.11%) Apache
1 8 (42.11%) Node.js
2 7 (36.84%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (36.84%) Tornado
2 7 (36.84%) WildFly
2 7 (36.84%) Mule ESB
2 7 (36.84%) Apache TomEE
2 7 (36.84%) WebLogic
2 7 (36.84%) Tomcat
2 7 (36.84%) iPlanet
2 7 (36.84%) GlassFish
2 7 (36.84%) Jetty
2 7 (36.84%) Alfresco
2 7 (36.84%) Mule
2 7 (36.84%) nginx
2 7 (36.84%) Confluence
2 7 (36.84%) Apache Qpid
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) OpenShift
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) HTTP
1 7 (36.84%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (57.89%) MongoDB
2 9 (47.37%) MySQL
3 8 (42.11%) Redis
4 7 (36.84%) Riak
4 7 (36.84%) Infinispan
4 7 (36.84%) InterSystems Cache
5 3 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
7 1 (5.26%) HBase
7 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Maven
1 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
1 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
2 9 (47.37%) JIRA
3 8 (42.11%) JMeter
4 7 (36.84%) Selenium
4 7 (36.84%) Mocha
4 7 (36.84%) Gerrit
4 7 (36.84%) Gradle
4 7 (36.84%) Artifactory
4 7 (36.84%) JUnit
4 7 (36.84%) SonarQube
5 1 (5.26%) Grunt
5 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.26%) RSpec
5 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Java Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Author
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Author
5 1 (5.26%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Web Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) HTML
1 10 (52.63%) JSON
2 9 (47.37%) CSS
2 9 (47.37%) Hibernate
2 9 (47.37%) HTML5
2 9 (47.37%) CSS3
2 9 (47.37%) Apache Camel
3 8 (42.11%) jQuery
4 7 (36.84%) Drools
4 7 (36.84%) YAML
4 7 (36.84%) Apache CXF
4 7 (36.84%) Memcached
4 7 (36.84%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (36.84%) REST
4 7 (36.84%) Modernizr
4 7 (36.84%) JSLint
4 7 (36.84%) Backbone.js
4 7 (36.84%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (36.84%) Restlet
4 7 (36.84%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) W3C
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) CentOS
3 7 (36.84%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) SOA
2 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (47.37%) Microservices
3 8 (42.11%) Scrum
3 8 (42.11%) Document Management
4 7 (36.84%) MVC
4 7 (36.84%) Validation
4 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
4 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Data Virtualisation
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Time Management
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) UML
6 1 (5.26%) DSDM
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) Scala
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) Go
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
1 7 (36.84%) Squid
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (36.84%) Varnish
1 7 (36.84%) vCloud
2 1 (5.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Puppet
1 9 (47.37%) Ansible
2 8 (42.11%) Salt
3 7 (36.84%) Kibana
3 7 (36.84%) Rundeck
3 7 (36.84%) logstash
3 7 (36.84%) ZABBIX
3 7 (36.84%) HAProxy
4 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Pega
3 7 (36.84%) Splunk
3 7 (36.84%) Twitter
4 1 (5.26%) SaltStack