The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 45 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Open Source 14 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.90% 2.19% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 2.84% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 1
Median daily rate £338 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.97 £42.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-29.47% -40.14%
Open Source
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
377 493 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 78.05% 77.27% 74.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 293 221
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £283 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 39 45
Median hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.56 £46.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Southend-on-Sea -4 1 £500 +25.00%
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 28 (80.00%) Web Services
1 28 (80.00%) REST
2 25 (71.43%) SOAP
3 24 (68.57%) SOA
4 23 (65.71%) WSO2
5 22 (62.86%) Apache Camel
5 22 (62.86%) JSON
5 22 (62.86%) XML
6 21 (60.00%) Google
7 20 (57.14%) XSD
7 20 (57.14%) Java
7 20 (57.14%) Oracle
8 18 (51.43%) Apache ServiceMix
8 18 (51.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 17 (48.57%) WireMock
9 17 (48.57%) XSLT
9 17 (48.57%) MySQL
10 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (34.29%) Oracle Service Bus
11 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (34.29%) Scrum
12 11 (31.43%) Middleware
13 10 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
13 10 (28.57%) Mockito
13 10 (28.57%) EasyMock
14 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
14 8 (22.86%) Finance
15 4 (11.43%) .NET
15 4 (11.43%) OO
16 3 (8.57%) Apache

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 18 (51.43%) Apache ServiceMix
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (34.29%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (8.57%) Apache
4 2 (5.71%) Mule
5 1 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.86%) IIS
5 1 (2.86%) Jetty
5 1 (2.86%) nginx
5 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.86%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) HTTP
1 2 (5.71%) SSL
1 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) DHCP
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) FTP
2 1 (2.86%) IPsec
2 1 (2.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) EasyMock
1 10 (28.57%) Mockito
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (77.14%) Developer
2 16 (45.71%) Java Developer
3 14 (40.00%) SOA Developer
4 9 (25.71%) XML Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Agile Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Scrum Master
7 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.71%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (80.00%) REST
1 28 (80.00%) Web Services
2 25 (71.43%) SOAP
3 22 (62.86%) Apache Camel
3 22 (62.86%) JSON
3 22 (62.86%) XML
4 20 (57.14%) XSD
5 17 (48.57%) WireMock
5 17 (48.57%) XSLT
6 11 (31.43%) Middleware
7 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
8 4 (11.43%) .NET
9 3 (8.57%) CSS
9 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
9 3 (8.57%) HTML
9 3 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (8.57%) Spring
10 2 (5.71%) Apache CXF
10 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
10 2 (5.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.86%) Social Media
1 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
1 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) SOA
2 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (34.29%) Scrum
4 4 (11.43%) OO
5 3 (8.57%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (8.57%) Process Management
5 3 (8.57%) TDD
6 2 (5.71%) Coaching
6 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.71%) MVC
7 1 (2.86%) Analytics
7 1 (2.86%) API Design
7 1 (2.86%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (2.86%) Data Analytics
7 1 (2.86%) DevOps
7 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.86%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) C#
2 2 (5.71%) XPath
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) WSO2
2 21 (60.00%) Google
3 20 (57.14%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) VMware
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