The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 82 94 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing Open Source 23 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.38% 0.51% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 0.66% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 14
Median daily rate £468 £575 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.69% +35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £450 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £485
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 £44.00 £65.00 £56.75
% change year-on-year
-32.30% +14.53%
Open Source
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1348 1216 1175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.11% 78.10% 69.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 799 668
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 39 58
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £9.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.60 £28.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Nottinghamshire +7 12 £438 -30.00% 4
Northamptonshire -10 6 £600 +9.58% 2
Leicestershire 0 3 £345 -40.00%
Derbyshire - 2 £450 -
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 22 (45.83%) PHP
4 21 (43.75%) Zend
4 21 (43.75%) Git (software)
5 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (39.58%) Case Management
7 18 (37.50%) Cucumber
7 18 (37.50%) BDD
7 18 (37.50%) HTML
7 18 (37.50%) CSS
8 17 (35.42%) Java
8 17 (35.42%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (35.42%) Docker
9 16 (33.33%) Front End Development
9 16 (33.33%) Behat
9 16 (33.33%) WebDriver
9 16 (33.33%) Linux
10 15 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (29.17%) Zend Framework
12 13 (27.08%) OO
12 13 (27.08%) J2EE
13 12 (25.00%) MVC
13 12 (25.00%) AngularJS
14 11 (22.92%) Subversion
15 10 (20.83%) Spring
15 10 (20.83%) JIRA
15 10 (20.83%) Hibernate
15 10 (20.83%) Grunt

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (35.42%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (16.67%) Confluence
3 5 (10.42%) Apache
3 5 (10.42%) JBoss
3 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) IaaS
2 1 (2.08%) PaaS
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (12.50%) DB2
2 6 (12.50%) DB2 UDB
3 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 21 (43.75%) Git (software)
3 18 (37.50%) Cucumber
4 16 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 11 (22.92%) Subversion
6 10 (20.83%) Grunt
6 10 (20.83%) gulp
6 10 (20.83%) JIRA
7 9 (18.75%) Protractor
8 7 (14.58%) Ant
8 7 (14.58%) Maven
9 6 (12.50%) Eclipse
10 4 (8.33%) HP UFT
10 4 (8.33%) Selenium
11 3 (6.25%) jMock
11 3 (6.25%) JUnit
11 3 (6.25%) Ranorex
12 1 (2.08%) JMeter
12 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
12 1 (2.08%) TestComplete
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) Senior Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (18.75%) Java Developer
5 8 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 7 (14.58%) PHP Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Analyst
8 5 (10.42%) Architect
8 5 (10.42%) PHP Zend Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Azure Architect
9 4 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
9 4 (8.33%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Angular Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
10 3 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Test Analyst
11 2 (4.17%) Applications Developer
11 2 (4.17%) HTML Developer
11 2 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) CSS
1 18 (37.50%) HTML
2 16 (33.33%) Behat
3 14 (29.17%) Zend Framework
4 13 (27.08%) J2EE
5 12 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 10 (20.83%) CSS3
6 10 (20.83%) Hibernate
6 10 (20.83%) Spring
7 9 (18.75%) Doctrine
7 9 (18.75%) Gherkin
7 9 (18.75%) LESS
7 9 (18.75%) Web Services
8 8 (16.67%) SOAP
8 8 (16.67%) Twig
9 6 (12.50%) JSP
9 6 (12.50%) Struts
9 6 (12.50%) XHTML
9 6 (12.50%) XML
9 6 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 5 (10.42%) User Experience
3 3 (6.25%) Fintech
3 3 (6.25%) Social Media
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (16.67%) Unix
3 7 (14.58%) Mac OS X
4 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.08%) AIX
5 1 (2.08%) CentOS
5 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.08%) Windows
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (39.58%) Case Management
4 18 (37.50%) BDD
5 16 (33.33%) Front End Development
6 15 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (27.08%) OO
8 12 (25.00%) MVC
9 9 (18.75%) OO PHP
10 7 (14.58%) Performance Testing
10 7 (14.58%) Service Design
11 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 6 (12.50%) Line Management
11 6 (12.50%) Scrum
11 6 (12.50%) Web Operations
12 4 (8.33%) Functional Testing
12 4 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
13 3 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
13 3 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
13 3 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (45.83%) PHP
3 17 (35.42%) Java
4 9 (18.75%) SQL
5 1 (2.08%) C#
5 1 (2.08%) Go
5 1 (2.08%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) Ruby
5 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) DBS Check
3 2 (4.17%) OCMJD
3 2 (4.17%) OCPJWCD
3 2 (4.17%) Sun Certification
4 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) WAI
2 3 (6.25%) QA
3 2 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (35.42%) Docker
2 5 (10.42%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Graphite
1 5 (10.42%) logstash
2 1 (2.08%) Ansible
2 1 (2.08%) Icinga
2 1 (2.08%) Nagios
2 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Zend
2 9 (18.75%) Oracle
3 5 (10.42%) Endeca
3 5 (10.42%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) PagerDuty
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