The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 42 51 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Contract jobs citing Open Source 8 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.72% 0.23% 4.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 0.30% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 16
Median daily rate £513 £348 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.48% -26.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £348 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £348 £600
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
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
351 333 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 75.48% 75.68% 66.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 209 144
Median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 34
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £44.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Cheltenham +9 1 £650 +87.05%
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (78.95%) DV Cleared
1 15 (78.95%) Security Cleared
2 12 (63.16%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) MySQL
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) Apache
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle
4 10 (52.63%) Ruby
4 10 (52.63%) PL/SQL
4 10 (52.63%) OO
4 10 (52.63%) Confluence
4 10 (52.63%) JIRA
4 10 (52.63%) Neo4j
4 10 (52.63%) Big Data
4 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
5 9 (47.37%) OrientDB
5 9 (47.37%) Bitbucket
5 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
5 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
5 9 (47.37%) DevOps
5 9 (47.37%) Wiki
5 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (47.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (47.37%) Scala
5 9 (47.37%) Java EE
5 9 (47.37%) Service Delivery
5 9 (47.37%) Scrum
5 9 (47.37%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (47.37%) Spring

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 11 (57.89%) Apache
2 10 (52.63%) Confluence
3 3 (15.79%) CMS
3 3 (15.79%) Drupal
3 3 (15.79%) WordPress
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
4 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) MySQL
2 10 (52.63%) Big Data
2 10 (52.63%) Neo4j
3 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
3 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (47.37%) OrientDB
3 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.26%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
1 10 (52.63%) JIRA
2 9 (47.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (47.37%) Bitbucket
3 4 (21.05%) Selenium
4 3 (15.79%) JUnit
5 2 (10.53%) EasyMock
6 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
6 1 (5.26%) JMeter
6 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
6 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
6 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Big Data Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Data Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) CMS Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Drupal Developer
5 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (15.79%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (15.79%) PHP Developer
5 3 (15.79%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 3 (15.79%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (15.79%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) EJB
1 9 (47.37%) Java EE
1 9 (47.37%) JSF
1 9 (47.37%) Spring
2 3 (15.79%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) JMS
3 1 (5.26%) Kafka
3 1 (5.26%) OpenCL
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) XSLT
3 1 (5.26%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Wiki
2 7 (36.84%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) OO
3 9 (47.37%) DevOps
3 9 (47.37%) ITIL
3 9 (47.37%) OOD
3 9 (47.37%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (47.37%) Scrum
3 9 (47.37%) Service Delivery
4 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
5 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.79%) V-Model
6 3 (15.79%) Web Development
7 2 (10.53%) Defect Management
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
7 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) PL/SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Ruby
4 9 (47.37%) Scala
5 7 (36.84%) C
6 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.79%) C++
7 3 (15.79%) PHP
8 2 (10.53%) Python
9 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
9 1 (5.26%) C#
9 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) DV Cleared
1 15 (78.95%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
Gloucestershire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago