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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 19 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Open Source 16 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 8.60% 3.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.46% 4.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £700 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £434 £398 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.11% +13.49%
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
153 71 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 82.26% 81.61% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 63 59
Average daily rate £450 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £260 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £605 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 September 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 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (76.00%) Java
3 18 (72.00%) Security Cleared
4 17 (68.00%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
6 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
6 15 (60.00%) MongoDB
6 15 (60.00%) Jenkins
7 14 (56.00%) Ansible
7 14 (56.00%) SC Cleared
7 14 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (52.00%) CSS
8 13 (52.00%) Linux
8 13 (52.00%) Hibernate
9 12 (48.00%) SQL
9 12 (48.00%) MySQL
9 12 (48.00%) JBoss
9 12 (48.00%) HTML
9 12 (48.00%) jQuery
9 12 (48.00%) JSON
9 12 (48.00%) Maven
9 12 (48.00%) Puppet
10 11 (44.00%) Node.js
10 11 (44.00%) REST
10 11 (44.00%) CSS3
10 11 (44.00%) Backbone.js
10 11 (44.00%) Ember.js
10 11 (44.00%) Apache Camel
10 11 (44.00%) Salt
10 11 (44.00%) Microservices

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (48.00%) JBoss
2 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
2 11 (44.00%) Node.js
3 10 (40.00%) Apache
3 10 (40.00%) Alfresco
4 9 (36.00%) Mule
4 9 (36.00%) nginx
4 9 (36.00%) Confluence
4 9 (36.00%) Apache Qpid
4 9 (36.00%) iPlanet
4 9 (36.00%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (36.00%) Tornado
4 9 (36.00%) GlassFish
4 9 (36.00%) Jetty
4 9 (36.00%) WildFly
4 9 (36.00%) Mule ESB
4 9 (36.00%) Apache TomEE
4 9 (36.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
5 1 (4.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) HTTP
2 9 (36.00%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 12 (48.00%) MySQL
4 10 (40.00%) Redis
5 9 (36.00%) Riak
5 9 (36.00%) Infinispan
5 9 (36.00%) InterSystems Cache
6 3 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
8 1 (4.00%) HBase
8 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 15 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (48.00%) Maven
3 11 (44.00%) JIRA
4 10 (40.00%) JMeter
5 9 (36.00%) Selenium
5 9 (36.00%) Mocha
5 9 (36.00%) JUnit
5 9 (36.00%) SonarQube
5 9 (36.00%) Gerrit
5 9 (36.00%) Gradle
5 9 (36.00%) Artifactory
6 2 (8.00%) Subversion
7 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
7 1 (4.00%) RSpec
7 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
7 1 (4.00%) Grunt
General
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
1 10 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Architect
3 7 (28.00%) Java Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Lead Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) CSS
1 13 (52.00%) Hibernate
2 12 (48.00%) HTML
2 12 (48.00%) JSON
2 12 (48.00%) jQuery
3 11 (44.00%) REST
3 11 (44.00%) CSS3
3 11 (44.00%) Backbone.js
3 11 (44.00%) Ember.js
3 11 (44.00%) Spring
3 11 (44.00%) Apache Camel
3 11 (44.00%) HTML5
4 9 (36.00%) Memcached
4 9 (36.00%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (36.00%) HTML5 Boilerplate
4 9 (36.00%) React
4 9 (36.00%) EclipseLink
4 9 (36.00%) Ajax
4 9 (36.00%) OpenLaszlo
4 9 (36.00%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) W3C
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) CentOS
3 9 (36.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (44.00%) Microservices
3 11 (44.00%) SOA
4 10 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 10 (40.00%) Document Management
4 10 (40.00%) Scrum
5 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
5 9 (36.00%) Data Virtualisation
5 9 (36.00%) MVC
5 9 (36.00%) Validation
6 3 (12.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps
7 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 2 (8.00%) BDD
7 2 (8.00%) Time Management
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management
8 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Python
4 3 (12.00%) Ruby
4 3 (12.00%) Go
5 2 (8.00%) Scala
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (56.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (36.00%) Squid
1 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (36.00%) Varnish
1 9 (36.00%) vCloud
2 1 (4.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) Ansible
2 12 (48.00%) Puppet
3 11 (44.00%) Salt
4 10 (40.00%) ZABBIX
5 9 (36.00%) Kibana
5 9 (36.00%) Rundeck
5 9 (36.00%) logstash
5 9 (36.00%) HAProxy
6 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 10 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
2 10 (40.00%) Pega
3 9 (36.00%) Splunk
3 9 (36.00%) Twitter
4 3 (12.00%) SaltStack
5 1 (4.00%) Percona