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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 43 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing Open Source 5 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.01% 1.51% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.96% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 5
Median daily rate £400 £395 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +50.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £410 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £420 £411
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £46.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +11.37%

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
422 511 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 85.25% 77.07% 81.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 279 370
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £33.71 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.24% +92.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £16.50 £15.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £49.41 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 23 January 2017.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (60.61%) AngularJS
2 19 (57.58%) Java
3 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
4 12 (36.36%) Web Services
5 11 (33.33%) Scrum
5 11 (33.33%) Finance
5 11 (33.33%) Python
5 11 (33.33%) NoSQL
5 11 (33.33%) REST
5 11 (33.33%) Maven
5 11 (33.33%) JIRA
5 11 (33.33%) Selenium
6 10 (30.30%) Cucumber
6 10 (30.30%) JBehave
6 10 (30.30%) Gradle
6 10 (30.30%) CSS
6 10 (30.30%) HTML
7 9 (27.27%) JSP
7 9 (27.27%) HTML5
7 9 (27.27%) jQuery
7 9 (27.27%) User Stories
8 8 (24.24%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (24.24%) SDLC
8 8 (24.24%) Web Development
8 8 (24.24%) JBoss
9 7 (21.21%) Linux
9 7 (21.21%) J2EE
9 7 (21.21%) QA
9 7 (21.21%) BDD

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 8 (24.24%) JBoss
2 6 (18.18%) Apache
2 6 (18.18%) GeoServer
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
4 4 (12.12%) Confluence
5 1 (3.03%) nginx
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 6 (18.18%) GIS
3 5 (15.15%) MarkLogic
3 5 (15.15%) Spatial Data
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) JIRA
1 11 (33.33%) Maven
1 11 (33.33%) Selenium
2 10 (30.30%) Cucumber
2 10 (30.30%) Gradle
2 10 (30.30%) JBehave
3 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 5 (15.15%) Artifactory
4 5 (15.15%) Grunt
4 5 (15.15%) Jasmine
4 5 (15.15%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
6 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.03%) Travis CI
7 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Angular Developer
4 8 (24.24%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Web Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Open Source Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Python Developer
6 5 (15.15%) GIS Developer
7 4 (12.12%) C# Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Consultant
9 2 (6.06%) ETL Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Release Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) Release Manager
9 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
9 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Architect
10 1 (3.03%) Services Delivery Manager
10 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) AngularJS
2 12 (36.36%) Web Services
3 11 (33.33%) REST
4 10 (30.30%) CSS
4 10 (30.30%) HTML
5 9 (27.27%) HTML5
5 9 (27.27%) jQuery
5 9 (27.27%) JSP
6 7 (21.21%) J2EE
7 6 (18.18%) Hibernate
7 6 (18.18%) Leaflet
7 6 (18.18%) OpenLayers
7 6 (18.18%) PostGIS
8 5 (15.15%) Apache Commons
8 5 (15.15%) D3.js
8 5 (15.15%) LESS
8 5 (15.15%) React
8 5 (15.15%) RxJS
8 5 (15.15%) Sass
8 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) User Experience
3 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Scrum
3 9 (27.27%) User Stories
4 8 (24.24%) SDLC
4 8 (24.24%) Web Development
5 7 (21.21%) BDD
5 7 (21.21%) Microservices
6 6 (18.18%) Open Source Development
6 6 (18.18%) TDD
6 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (15.15%) BPMN
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
7 5 (15.15%) OO
7 5 (15.15%) OOD
7 5 (15.15%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Workflow
8 3 (9.09%) Analytics
8 3 (9.09%) Project Management
9 2 (6.06%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) Java
2 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
3 11 (33.33%) Python
4 5 (15.15%) C#
5 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
2 4 (12.12%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) ESRI
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.06%) OpenText
6 1 (3.03%) Pega