The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 38 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Open Source 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.82% - 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% - 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -52.46%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
187 185 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 76.33% 70.61% 68.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 103 65
Median daily rate £375 £370 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £430 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 10
Median hourly rate £23.75 £13.60 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.69% -28.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.55 £8.19 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £29.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 2 - -
Open Source
East Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) WebSockets
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (25.00%) Icinga
3 1 (25.00%) PagerDuty
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) Slack
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) JBehave
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) TestComplete

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (25.00%) JBehave
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) TestComplete
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) WebSockets
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Icinga
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) PagerDuty