The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
England / East of England
Rank 70 79 93
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Contract jobs citing Open Source 54 44 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.62% 1.86% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 2.34% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 20
Median daily rate £485 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £580
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 East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1684 1884 1981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 81.79% 79.83% 77.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1004 1145 1189
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 156 148
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +55.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £56.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 25 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
Essex +4 29 £495 +13.14% 9
Hertfordshire +5 16 £406 +50.46% 8
Cambridgeshire +10 5 £363 +0.69% 13
Norfolk +6 2 £375 +25.00% 2
Bedfordshire 0 2 £500 -13.04%
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 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 East of England region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 75 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (61.40%) Java
3 45 (39.47%) Jenkins
4 43 (37.72%) DevOps
5 40 (35.09%) Scrum
6 39 (34.21%) TDD
7 37 (32.46%) SOA
7 37 (32.46%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (32.46%) Continuous Delivery
8 36 (31.58%) Git (software)
8 36 (31.58%) Linux
9 33 (28.95%) Kanban
10 30 (26.32%) Apache
11 29 (25.44%) OO
11 29 (25.44%) HTTP
12 28 (24.56%) J2EE
12 28 (24.56%) Configuration Management
13 26 (22.81%) Big Data
14 25 (21.93%) .NET
15 24 (21.05%) TCP/IP
15 24 (21.05%) SSL
16 23 (20.18%) Oracle
16 23 (20.18%) Selenium
17 22 (19.30%) JIRA
17 22 (19.30%) Middleware
18 21 (18.42%) RESTful
18 21 (18.42%) BDD
19 20 (17.54%) Puppet
19 20 (17.54%) SoapUI
19 20 (17.54%) Analytics

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 30 (26.32%) Apache
2 17 (14.91%) Confluence
3 15 (13.16%) Tomcat
4 14 (12.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 13 (11.40%) JBoss
6 12 (10.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 8 (7.02%) Apache Spark
7 8 (7.02%) WebLogic
8 6 (5.26%) WebSphere
9 5 (4.39%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (3.51%) Apache Pig
11 3 (2.63%) Apache Solr
12 2 (1.75%) CMS
12 2 (1.75%) IIS
12 2 (1.75%) Jetty
12 2 (1.75%) Mongrel
12 2 (1.75%) nginx
12 2 (1.75%) SAS
12 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (10.53%) Adobe Campaign
2 7 (6.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (2.63%) Magento
4 2 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (1.75%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.75%) Boomi
3 2 (1.75%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.75%) Office 365
3 2 (1.75%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (1.75%) Veeva
4 1 (0.88%) G Suite
4 1 (0.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (25.44%) HTTP
2 24 (21.05%) SSL
2 24 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 12 (10.53%) SMS
4 5 (4.39%) Intranet
5 2 (1.75%) DHCP
5 2 (1.75%) DNS
5 2 (1.75%) FTP
5 2 (1.75%) Internet
5 2 (1.75%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.81%) Big Data
2 20 (17.54%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.02%) HBase
3 8 (7.02%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.14%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.14%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.14%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.39%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.51%) Apache Hive
6 4 (3.51%) Data Lake
6 4 (3.51%) MySQL
6 4 (3.51%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.88%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.88%) OLTP
7 1 (0.88%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 45 (39.47%) Jenkins
2 36 (31.58%) Git (software)
3 23 (20.18%) Selenium
4 22 (19.30%) JIRA
5 20 (17.54%) SoapUI
6 17 (14.91%) Maven
7 16 (14.04%) Cucumber
7 16 (14.04%) JBehave
7 16 (14.04%) WebDriver
8 15 (13.16%) JUnit
9 13 (11.40%) Subversion
10 10 (8.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (7.89%) TeamCity
12 8 (7.02%) JMeter
12 8 (7.02%) Mockito
13 7 (6.14%) FitNesse
13 7 (6.14%) NUnit
13 7 (6.14%) XDoclet
14 6 (5.26%) Robot Framework
14 6 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 19 (16.67%) Marketing
2 16 (14.04%) Finance
3 12 (10.53%) Legal
4 11 (9.65%) Manufacturing
5 8 (7.02%) Retail
5 8 (7.02%) Telecoms
6 7 (6.14%) Electronics
7 2 (1.75%) Automotive
8 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (28.95%) Developer
2 24 (21.05%) Architect
3 15 (13.16%) Lead DevOps
4 12 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (10.53%) Digital Architect
4 12 (10.53%) Digital Marketing Architect
4 12 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 10 (8.77%) Automation Tester
5 10 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (8.77%) Tester
6 8 (7.02%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 8 (7.02%) IT Architect
7 7 (6.14%) Analyst
8 6 (5.26%) SOA Architect
9 5 (4.39%) Hadoop Developer
9 5 (4.39%) Scrum Master
9 5 (4.39%) Technical Architect
10 4 (3.51%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.51%) Senior DevOps
10 4 (3.51%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.56%) J2EE
2 25 (21.93%) .NET
3 22 (19.30%) Middleware
4 21 (18.42%) RESTful
5 19 (16.67%) JSON
5 19 (16.67%) Spring
6 16 (14.04%) Gherkin
7 11 (9.65%) Web Services
7 11 (9.65%) XML
8 9 (7.89%) Hibernate
8 9 (7.89%) XSLT
9 8 (7.02%) Kafka
10 7 (6.14%) EJB
10 7 (6.14%) Java EE
11 6 (5.26%) HTML
11 6 (5.26%) REST
12 5 (4.39%) IBM Integration Bus
12 5 (4.39%) Play Framework
12 5 (4.39%) Ruby on Rails
12 5 (4.39%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) Virtual Team
2 12 (10.53%) Social Media
3 7 (6.14%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.51%) DataPower
5 3 (2.63%) iPad
6 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.75%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.88%) Clustering
7 1 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.88%) PKI
7 1 (0.88%) RIA
7 1 (0.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.58%) Linux
2 18 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (4.39%) Unix
4 2 (1.75%) CentOS
4 2 (1.75%) Fedora
4 2 (1.75%) Windows
5 1 (0.88%) Solaris
5 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (37.72%) DevOps
3 40 (35.09%) Scrum
4 39 (34.21%) TDD
5 37 (32.46%) Continuous Delivery
5 37 (32.46%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (32.46%) SOA
6 33 (28.95%) Kanban
7 29 (25.44%) OO
8 28 (24.56%) Configuration Management
9 21 (18.42%) BDD
10 20 (17.54%) Analytics
10 20 (17.54%) Mentoring
11 19 (16.67%) Coaching
11 19 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
12 17 (14.91%) Microservices
12 17 (14.91%) Software Engineering
13 16 (14.04%) API Design
13 16 (14.04%) ATDD
13 16 (14.04%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (61.40%) Java
2 19 (16.67%) Perl
3 16 (14.04%) SQL
4 13 (11.40%) Python
5 11 (9.65%) JavaScript
6 10 (8.77%) C
7 9 (7.89%) Groovy
8 7 (6.14%) Scala
9 6 (5.26%) Ruby
10 5 (4.39%) Shell Script
10 5 (4.39%) XPath
11 4 (3.51%) PHP
12 1 (0.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) QA
2 4 (3.51%) SDET
3 2 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.88%) CDISC
4 1 (0.88%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (12.28%) Docker
2 7 (6.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.63%) Varnish
4 2 (1.75%) Xen
5 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.88%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.88%) HDFS
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (17.54%) Puppet
2 19 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.39%) Ansible
4 4 (3.51%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (3.51%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.88%) Kibana
5 1 (0.88%) OpenView
5 1 (0.88%) Packer
5 1 (0.88%) SCCM
5 1 (0.88%) Terraform
5 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (20.18%) Oracle
2 17 (14.91%) WSO2
3 13 (11.40%) Atlassian
4 12 (10.53%) Adobe
5 9 (7.89%) SAP
6 7 (6.14%) VMware
7 6 (5.26%) IBM
7 6 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.26%) Talend
8 4 (3.51%) Cloudera
8 4 (3.51%) Hortonworks
9 3 (2.63%) Google
9 3 (2.63%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.63%) Zend
10 2 (1.75%) Dell
11 1 (0.88%) BMC
11 1 (0.88%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.88%) Sun
11 1 (0.88%) TIBCO
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