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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 31 67 74
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +7
Contract jobs citing Open Source 27 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.60% 0.45% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.60% 0.54% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £32.10 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-47.04% -54.78%
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
482 738 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.11% 82.46% 81.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 377 332
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 13
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £14.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 2016.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 27 (60.00%) Java
2 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (48.89%) AngularJS
4 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 17 (37.78%) Finance
6 14 (31.11%) Linux
7 13 (28.89%) JBoss
7 13 (28.89%) Python
7 13 (28.89%) HTML
7 13 (28.89%) CSS
7 13 (28.89%) Maven
7 13 (28.89%) Selenium
7 13 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (28.89%) NoSQL
8 12 (26.67%) Oracle
8 12 (26.67%) Web Services
9 11 (24.44%) JSP
9 11 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (24.44%) Hibernate
9 11 (24.44%) Scrum
9 11 (24.44%) REST
9 11 (24.44%) User Stories
10 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
10 10 (22.22%) HTML5
10 10 (22.22%) J2EE
11 9 (20.00%) Windows
11 9 (20.00%) Apache
11 9 (20.00%) OO
11 9 (20.00%) OOD
11 9 (20.00%) Web Development

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 13 (28.89%) JBoss
2 9 (20.00%) Apache
3 8 (17.78%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (17.78%) Tomcat
4 5 (11.11%) GeoServer
5 3 (6.67%) Confluence
5 3 (6.67%) LiveLink
6 1 (2.22%) Drupal
6 1 (2.22%) nginx
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.22%) GitHub
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) PaaS
3 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) DNS
1 3 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (4.44%) SSH
3 1 (2.22%) DHCP
3 1 (2.22%) LAN
3 1 (2.22%) SAN
3 1 (2.22%) VPN
3 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) NoSQL
2 8 (17.78%) MarkLogic
3 5 (11.11%) GIS
4 4 (8.89%) Spatial Data
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.22%) MySQL
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Maven
1 13 (28.89%) Selenium
2 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 8 (17.78%) Cucumber
3 8 (17.78%) Gradle
3 8 (17.78%) JBehave
3 8 (17.78%) JIRA
4 6 (13.33%) Artifactory
4 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 6 (13.33%) Grunt
4 6 (13.33%) Jasmine
4 6 (13.33%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (4.44%) JUnit
5 2 (4.44%) Ranorex
5 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.22%) Flyway
6 1 (2.22%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (37.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 16 (35.56%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Consultant
4 8 (17.78%) Angular Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Web Developer
5 7 (15.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (11.11%) GIS Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Open Source Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Python Developer
7 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Test Automation Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Test Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) Test Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Data Integration Consultant
10 1 (2.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 1 (2.22%) QA Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (48.89%) AngularJS
2 13 (28.89%) CSS
2 13 (28.89%) HTML
3 12 (26.67%) Web Services
4 11 (24.44%) Hibernate
4 11 (24.44%) JSP
4 11 (24.44%) REST
5 10 (22.22%) HTML5
5 10 (22.22%) J2EE
6 9 (20.00%) Drools
6 9 (20.00%) jQuery
7 8 (17.78%) Apache Commons
7 8 (17.78%) Ext JS
7 8 (17.78%) jBPM
7 8 (17.78%) Servlets
7 8 (17.78%) Spring
8 7 (15.56%) Sass
9 6 (13.33%) D3.js
9 6 (13.33%) Highcharts JS
9 6 (13.33%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) User Experience
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Wiki
5 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.22%) Derivative
5 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) Windows
3 7 (15.56%) Unix
4 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) AIX
5 1 (2.22%) HPUX
5 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (24.44%) Scrum
2 11 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (24.44%) User Stories
3 9 (20.00%) OO
3 9 (20.00%) OOD
3 9 (20.00%) Web Development
4 8 (17.78%) BDD
4 8 (17.78%) BPMN
4 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (17.78%) Integration Testing
4 8 (17.78%) System Integration Testing
4 8 (17.78%) Workflow
5 6 (13.33%) Analytics
5 6 (13.33%) Content Management
5 6 (13.33%) SDLC
5 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.33%) TDD
6 5 (11.11%) Microservices
6 5 (11.11%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (60.00%) Java
2 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) Python
4 6 (13.33%) C#
5 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.44%) Groovy
6 2 (4.44%) Perl
6 2 (4.44%) Scala
6 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.22%) C
7 1 (2.22%) PHP
7 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) QA
2 3 (6.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) KVM
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.22%) RHEV
2 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Ansible
2 2 (4.44%) Packer
2 2 (4.44%) Puppet
3 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.22%) Mesos
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Oracle
2 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.33%) OpenText
4 5 (11.11%) ESRI
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) VMware