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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 27 34 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +33
Contract jobs citing Open Source 27 27 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.43% 4.78% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.63% 6.08% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 0
Median daily rate £475 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £46.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £65.00 £56.75
% change year-on-year
-32.30% +14.53%
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
354 444 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 84.29% 78.58% 83.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 228 273
Median daily rate £419 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.61% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £294 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £592 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 85 41
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £50.00
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 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 6 December 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 6 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
Southend-on-Sea +7 10 £480 -6.34%
Open Source
East of England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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

1 34 (79.07%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (72.09%) SOA
3 25 (58.14%) Java
3 25 (58.14%) J2EE
4 18 (41.86%) Marketing
4 18 (41.86%) Scrum
4 18 (41.86%) Digital Marketing
5 17 (39.53%) Puppet
5 17 (39.53%) Jenkins
5 17 (39.53%) Configuration Management
5 17 (39.53%) SSL
5 17 (39.53%) HTTP
5 17 (39.53%) TCP/IP
5 17 (39.53%) Linux
5 17 (39.53%) OO
6 16 (37.21%) .NET
6 16 (37.21%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (37.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (37.21%) Virtual Team
7 15 (34.88%) Technical Architecture
7 15 (34.88%) Big Data
7 15 (34.88%) Big Data Analytics
7 15 (34.88%) Data Analytics
7 15 (34.88%) Social Media
7 15 (34.88%) Analytics
7 15 (34.88%) DevOps
7 15 (34.88%) SMS
7 15 (34.88%) Legal
7 15 (34.88%) Enterprise Architecture

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 14 (32.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 11 (25.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (23.26%) Apache
4 9 (20.93%) JBoss
5 2 (4.65%) Confluence
5 2 (4.65%) Mule
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (2.33%) IIS
6 1 (2.33%) Jetty
6 1 (2.33%) Mongrel
6 1 (2.33%) nginx
6 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (6.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.33%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (39.53%) HTTP
1 17 (39.53%) SSL
1 17 (39.53%) TCP/IP
2 15 (34.88%) SMS
3 2 (4.65%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) Intranet
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) FTP
4 1 (2.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) Big Data
2 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Jenkins
2 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.93%) Subversion
3 2 (4.65%) JIRA
3 2 (4.65%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (2.33%) Travis CI
General
1 18 (41.86%) Marketing
2 15 (34.88%) Legal
3 6 (13.95%) Finance
4 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
5 3 (6.98%) Electronics
5 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Architect
2 15 (34.88%) Digital Architect
2 15 (34.88%) Digital Marketing Architect
3 11 (25.58%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 11 (25.58%) IT Architect
3 11 (25.58%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (18.60%) Lead DevOps
5 5 (11.63%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (6.98%) SOA Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Agile Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Scrum Master
8 2 (4.65%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (4.65%) SOA Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Applications Support Specialist
9 1 (2.33%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (58.14%) J2EE
2 16 (37.21%) .NET
3 13 (30.23%) Middleware
4 5 (11.63%) JSON
5 4 (9.30%) REST
5 4 (9.30%) SOAP
5 4 (9.30%) Web Services
6 3 (6.98%) Play Framework
6 3 (6.98%) RESTful
6 3 (6.98%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (6.98%) Swagger
6 3 (6.98%) XSLT
7 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.65%) Apache Camel
7 2 (4.65%) Apache CXF
7 2 (4.65%) CSS
7 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.65%) HTML
7 2 (4.65%) Spring
7 2 (4.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) Virtual Team
2 15 (34.88%) Social Media
3 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Linux
2 16 (37.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (72.09%) SOA
3 18 (41.86%) Digital Marketing
3 18 (41.86%) Scrum
4 17 (39.53%) Configuration Management
4 17 (39.53%) OO
5 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (34.88%) Analytics
6 15 (34.88%) Big Data Analytics
6 15 (34.88%) Data Analytics
6 15 (34.88%) DevOps
6 15 (34.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 15 (34.88%) TDD
6 15 (34.88%) Technical Architecture
6 15 (34.88%) TOGAF
6 15 (34.88%) Zachman Framework
7 12 (27.91%) Kanban
8 11 (25.58%) API Design
9 10 (23.26%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (23.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) Java
2 14 (32.56%) Perl
3 5 (11.63%) XPath
4 4 (9.30%) C
5 3 (6.98%) Ruby
6 1 (2.33%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Docker
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (39.53%) Puppet
2 16 (37.21%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.65%) Ansible
4 1 (2.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Adobe
2 13 (30.23%) WSO2
3 11 (25.58%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Google
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
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