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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
South East / East Sussex
Rank 30 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Open Source 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.01% 0.82% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
153 183 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 76.88% 74.69% 85.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 137 161
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 24
Median hourly rate £42.00 £39.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £26.70 £20.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £39.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 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
Brighton +2 1 £500 -
Hove - 1 - -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 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 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
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS

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 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) 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
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Django
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Post-Production
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++