The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 48 69 60
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing Open Source 16 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.47% 0.11% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 0.14% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £438
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 - £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -36.61%
Open Source
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
508 729 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 78.27% 83.41% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 388 313
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £479 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 27 5
Median hourly rate £13.59 £31.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.13% +50.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.46 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £68.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 20 (64.52%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) Linux
4 9 (29.03%) JBoss
4 9 (29.03%) Windows
5 7 (22.58%) Oracle
5 7 (22.58%) OO
5 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
6 6 (19.35%) Content Management
6 6 (19.35%) Python
6 6 (19.35%) .NET
6 6 (19.35%) OpenText
6 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (16.13%) DevOps
7 5 (16.13%) LiveLink
7 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (16.13%) VMware
7 5 (16.13%) Citrix
7 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
7 5 (16.13%) OOD
7 5 (16.13%) Web Services
7 5 (16.13%) Unix
7 5 (16.13%) Degree
7 5 (16.13%) BPMN
7 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (12.90%) Drools
8 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
8 4 (12.90%) Ext JS
8 4 (12.90%) Computer Science

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 9 (29.03%) JBoss
2 5 (16.13%) LiveLink
3 4 (12.90%) Apache
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) Drupal
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
1 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) SSH
3 1 (3.23%) DHCP
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) SAN
3 1 (3.23%) VPN
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (12.90%) MarkLogic
2 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) JUnit
2 2 (6.45%) Maven
2 2 (6.45%) Ranorex
2 2 (6.45%) Selenium
2 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
2 2 (6.45%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (3.23%) Flyway
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Architect
1 8 (25.81%) Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Java Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Packager
5 2 (6.45%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Test Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) Web Services
3 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
3 4 (12.90%) Apache Commons
3 4 (12.90%) Drools
3 4 (12.90%) Ext JS
3 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
3 4 (12.90%) J2EE
3 4 (12.90%) jBPM
3 4 (12.90%) JSP
3 4 (12.90%) Servlets
3 4 (12.90%) Spring
4 3 (9.68%) Middleware
5 1 (3.23%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) HTML
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) User Experience
3 2 (6.45%) Wiki
4 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) Unix
4 4 (12.90%) Mac OS
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.23%) AIX
5 1 (3.23%) HPUX
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) OO
3 6 (19.35%) Content Management
4 5 (16.13%) BPMN
4 5 (16.13%) DevOps
4 5 (16.13%) OOD
5 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
5 4 (12.90%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (12.90%) User Stories
5 4 (12.90%) Workflow
6 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Modelling
6 3 (9.68%) SOA
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
6 3 (9.68%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) Java
2 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
3 6 (19.35%) Python
4 4 (12.90%) Perl
4 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.45%) AWK
5 2 (6.45%) C-shell
5 2 (6.45%) Groovy
5 2 (6.45%) Scala
5 2 (6.45%) sed
5 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) Docker
3 1 (3.23%) KVM
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.23%) RHEV
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Ansible
1 2 (6.45%) Packer
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.23%) Mesos
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) OpenText
3 5 (16.13%) Citrix
3 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
3 5 (16.13%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) Talend