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 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 49 47 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Contract jobs citing Open Source 5 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.05% 0.91% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.19% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 14
Median daily rate £513 £348 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.48% -30.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £330 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £450 £600
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 £42.50 £42.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -40.14%
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
363 335 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 75.94% 76.48% 62.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 224 148
Median daily rate £413 £408 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.22% +5.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 37
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.20 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +1 1 £650 +93.30%
Open Source
South West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 11 (84.62%) MySQL
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) Ruby
3 9 (69.23%) JIRA
3 9 (69.23%) DV Cleared
3 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 9 (69.23%) Oracle
3 9 (69.23%) Java
3 9 (69.23%) OO
3 9 (69.23%) Apache
3 9 (69.23%) Confluence
3 9 (69.23%) Neo4j
3 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
4 8 (61.54%) OrientDB
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
4 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
4 8 (61.54%) DevOps
4 8 (61.54%) Bitbucket
4 8 (61.54%) Scala
4 8 (61.54%) PL/SQL
4 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) EJB
4 8 (61.54%) ITIL
4 8 (61.54%) OOD
4 8 (61.54%) Service Delivery
4 8 (61.54%) Java EE
4 8 (61.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (61.54%) Wiki
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (61.54%) Requirements Analysis

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 9 (69.23%) Apache
1 9 (69.23%) Confluence
2 3 (23.08%) CMS
2 3 (23.08%) Drupal
2 3 (23.08%) WordPress
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) MySQL
2 9 (69.23%) Neo4j
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (61.54%) OrientDB
3 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
4 6 (46.15%) Big Data
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
5 1 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
1 9 (69.23%) JIRA
2 8 (61.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (61.54%) Bitbucket
3 1 (7.69%) EasyMock
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Big Data Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Data Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) CMS Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (23.08%) MySQL Developer
4 3 (23.08%) PHP Developer
4 3 (23.08%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 3 (23.08%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (23.08%) WordPress Developer
5 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
6 1 (7.69%) Data Scientist
6 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) EJB
1 8 (61.54%) Java EE
1 8 (61.54%) JSF
1 8 (61.54%) Spring
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) Kafka
3 1 (7.69%) OpenCL
3 1 (7.69%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Wiki
2 6 (46.15%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) OO
3 8 (61.54%) DevOps
3 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 8 (61.54%) OOD
3 8 (61.54%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 8 (61.54%) Service Delivery
4 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
6 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.69%) Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (7.69%) Open Source Development
7 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 1 (7.69%) SDLC
7 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) Ruby
2 8 (61.54%) PL/SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Scala
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) C
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) DV Cleared
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) SAP