The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
South East / East Sussex
Rank 33 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Open Source 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.93% 0.87% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £46.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +11.37%

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
161 161 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 74.54% 70.00% 80.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 96 151
Median daily rate £363 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 18
Median hourly rate £42.00 £26.60 £21.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% +20.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Brighton +6 1 - - 3
Hove - 1 - -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Django
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Scala
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Play Framework
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Django
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Play Framework
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Smart Home
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
1 3 (60.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Python