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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 40 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +5
Contract jobs citing Open Source 20 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.29% 0.23% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% 0.28% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-57.50% -43.66%
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
499 719 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.07% 82.45% 81.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 361 316
Median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 7
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +153.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.38 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £65.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 25 August 2016.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 (55.56%) Java
2 17 (47.22%) Finance
3 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (41.67%) Linux
5 14 (38.89%) JBoss
5 14 (38.89%) AngularJS
5 14 (38.89%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (36.11%) Oracle
7 12 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 12 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (30.56%) J2EE
9 10 (27.78%) OO
9 10 (27.78%) Windows
9 10 (27.78%) OOD
9 10 (27.78%) Drools
10 9 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
10 9 (25.00%) Integration Testing
10 9 (25.00%) BPMN
10 9 (25.00%) Ext JS
10 9 (25.00%) Spring
10 9 (25.00%) jBPM
10 9 (25.00%) Degree
10 9 (25.00%) Apache
10 9 (25.00%) Tomcat
10 9 (25.00%) CSS
10 9 (25.00%) JSP
10 9 (25.00%) Servlets
10 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 9 (25.00%) HTML
10 9 (25.00%) Workflow

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 14 (38.89%) JBoss
2 9 (25.00%) Apache
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 9 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.33%) LiveLink
4 1 (2.78%) Drupal
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) PaaS
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) DNS
1 3 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) SSH
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) MarkLogic
1 9 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.89%) Grunt
2 5 (13.89%) Jasmine
2 5 (13.89%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (13.89%) Maven
2 5 (13.89%) Selenium
3 3 (8.33%) Artifactory
3 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.56%) JUnit
4 2 (5.56%) Ranorex
4 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.78%) Flyway
General
1 17 (47.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Angular Developer
5 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Test Automation Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Test Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Data Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Data Integration Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.78%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) AngularJS
2 12 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 11 (30.56%) J2EE
4 10 (27.78%) Drools
5 9 (25.00%) Apache Commons
5 9 (25.00%) CSS
5 9 (25.00%) Ext JS
5 9 (25.00%) HTML
5 9 (25.00%) jBPM
5 9 (25.00%) JSP
5 9 (25.00%) Servlets
5 9 (25.00%) Spring
6 6 (16.67%) HTML5
6 6 (16.67%) Sass
7 5 (13.89%) D3.js
7 5 (13.89%) Highcharts JS
7 5 (13.89%) jQuery
7 5 (13.89%) LESS
7 5 (13.89%) React
7 5 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Wiki
4 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.78%) Derivative
4 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) Windows
3 7 (19.44%) Unix
4 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.78%) AIX
5 1 (2.78%) HPUX
5 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (27.78%) OO
3 10 (27.78%) OOD
4 9 (25.00%) BPMN
4 9 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 9 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 9 (25.00%) User Stories
4 9 (25.00%) Workflow
5 6 (16.67%) Content Management
5 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.89%) Analytics
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.89%) Web Development
7 4 (11.11%) SOA
8 3 (8.33%) BDD
8 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.33%) High Availability
8 3 (8.33%) Scrum
8 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.89%) C#
4 4 (11.11%) Python
5 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.56%) Groovy
6 2 (5.56%) Perl
6 2 (5.56%) Scala
6 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) KVM
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.78%) RHEV
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Ansible
1 2 (5.56%) Packer
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.78%) Mesos
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
3 6 (16.67%) OpenText
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) VMware