The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 72 92 83
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Contract jobs citing Open Source 29 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.73% 0.20% 0.081%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.84% 0.82% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 0
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£400 £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.90 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +6.25%
Open Source
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
424 365 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.33% 24.65% 20.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 162 131
Average daily rate £355 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.93% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £110 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 41 28
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.08 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.73% -30.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.90 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Open Source across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +1 13 £475 +18.75% 4
Nottinghamshire - 10 £350 - 3
Derbyshire - 4 £400 -
Leicestershire - 1 £375 - 2
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 28 (56.00%) Java
2 20 (40.00%) Linux
3 15 (30.00%) Oracle
4 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (26.00%) MySQL
5 13 (26.00%) DevOps
6 12 (24.00%) Tomcat
6 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
6 12 (24.00%) HTML
6 12 (24.00%) Finance
7 11 (22.00%) Clustering
7 11 (22.00%) Retail
7 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
7 11 (22.00%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (20.00%) .NET
9 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
10 8 (16.00%) Web Services
10 8 (16.00%) JMS
10 8 (16.00%) Middleware
10 8 (16.00%) SOA
10 8 (16.00%) ActiveMQ
10 8 (16.00%) Google
11 7 (14.00%) Workflow
11 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
11 7 (14.00%) SAN
11 7 (14.00%) Puppet
12 6 (12.00%) REST
12 6 (12.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 6 (12.00%) jQuery

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (24.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (12.00%) NetWeaver
2 6 (12.00%) Apache
3 3 (6.00%) Liferay
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.00%) Magnolia
4 2 (4.00%) CMS
5 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.00%) JBoss
5 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
1 3 (6.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.00%) PaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) SAN
2 6 (12.00%) DMZ
2 6 (12.00%) Firewall
2 6 (12.00%) HTTP
2 6 (12.00%) HTTPS
3 4 (8.00%) LAN
3 4 (8.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) MySQL
2 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.00%) DB2
4 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.00%) Maven
2 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.00%) Xcode
3 4 (8.00%) Calabash
4 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.00%) Gradle
4 3 (6.00%) Selenium
5 2 (4.00%) Artifactory
5 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.00%) Mockito
6 1 (2.00%) Android Studio
6 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.00%) Subversion
6 1 (2.00%) JUnit
6 1 (2.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Publishing
4 1 (2.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Architect
1 13 (26.00%) Developer
2 8 (16.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Integration Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Team Leader
5 4 (8.00%) Development Team Leader
5 4 (8.00%) .NET Team Leader
5 4 (8.00%) Software Development Team Leader
5 4 (8.00%) Software Team Leader
5 4 (8.00%) iOS Developer
6 3 (6.00%) DBA
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.00%) MySQL DBA
7 2 (4.00%) Designer
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Designer
7 2 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) HTML
2 10 (20.00%) .NET
3 8 (16.00%) Web Services
3 8 (16.00%) JMS
3 8 (16.00%) Middleware
3 8 (16.00%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (12.00%) WSDL
4 6 (12.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (12.00%) XML
4 6 (12.00%) XSD
4 6 (12.00%) CSS
4 6 (12.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 6 (12.00%) jQuery
4 6 (12.00%) RESTful
4 6 (12.00%) JSON
4 6 (12.00%) REST
5 5 (10.00%) Spring
6 4 (8.00%) Ajax
6 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (8.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Clustering
2 4 (8.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) EMV
4 1 (2.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) UNIX
2 6 (12.00%) Windows
3 4 (8.00%) CentOS
3 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) DevOps
3 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (16.00%) SOA
5 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (14.00%) Workflow
6 6 (12.00%) Load Balancing
7 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.00%) Change Management
8 4 (8.00%) Migration
8 4 (8.00%) Scrum
8 4 (8.00%) OOP
8 4 (8.00%) Resource Management
8 4 (8.00%) TDD
8 4 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (8.00%) BDD
8 4 (8.00%) iOS Development
8 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (6.00%) Data Management
9 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) Java
2 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.00%) SQL
3 4 (8.00%) VB
3 4 (8.00%) Objective-C
3 4 (8.00%) C#
4 3 (6.00%) PHP
5 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.00%) Ruby
6 1 (2.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (8.00%) Docker
1 4 (8.00%) iptables
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (14.00%) Puppet
3 5 (10.00%) Ansible
4 4 (8.00%) HAProxy
4 4 (8.00%) SCOM
5 3 (6.00%) Pacemaker
6 2 (4.00%) SCVMM
6 2 (4.00%) Nagios
7 1 (2.00%) SCCM
7 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
7 1 (2.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) Google
3 6 (12.00%) SAP
3 6 (12.00%) Software AG
4 5 (10.00%) NetApp
4 5 (10.00%) Cisco
4 5 (10.00%) hybris
4 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.00%) Intel
5 4 (8.00%) VMware
5 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.00%) HP
7 1 (2.00%) Dell
7 1 (2.00%) Percona
7 1 (2.00%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.00%) Apple
7 1 (2.00%) IBM
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