The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Guildford region.

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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 21 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Open Source 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.78% - 3.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.88% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £235
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +19.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £50.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+42.00% +29.87%
Miscellaneous Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17 34 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 13.18% 20.48% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 10
Average daily rate £403 £175 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+130.00% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £158 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £430 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £31.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +60.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
Open Source
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Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Open Source across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) JDBC
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) XSD
3 2 (33.33%) Swing
3 2 (33.33%) WSDL
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Logistics
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (33.33%) Confluence
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) Kafka
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (33.33%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) HTML

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Android Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JDBC
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) XSD
1 2 (33.33%) Swing
1 2 (33.33%) WSDL
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) Kafka
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 2 (33.33%) Android Development
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Logistics
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared