The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 83 99 89
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs citing Open Source 38 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.73% 0.24% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.30% 0.89% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 3
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£400 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 - £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £321 £350
% change year-on-year
+24.51% -8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £41.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.75 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+86.06% -6.15%
Open Source
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
603 450 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 27.45% 26.60% 23.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 236 164
Average daily rate £360 £351 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.71% -3.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 31
Average hourly rate £12.94 £28.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.79% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £17.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Open Source across the Hampshire region.

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - 7 £475 - 6
Portsmouth - 5 £350 -
Farnborough - 2 £450 -
Fareham - 1 £300 - 2
Andover - - - -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 46 (63.01%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (57.53%) Linux
3 34 (46.58%) Maven
4 29 (39.73%) Internet
5 28 (38.36%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (36.99%) Eclipse
6 27 (36.99%) Web Services
6 27 (36.99%) Puppet
6 27 (36.99%) Jenkins
6 27 (36.99%) PostGIS
7 26 (35.62%) Scrum
8 25 (34.25%) Apache
8 25 (34.25%) J2EE
8 25 (34.25%) Security Cleared
9 22 (30.14%) Java
10 21 (28.77%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (26.03%) RESTful
11 19 (26.03%) Cucumber
11 19 (26.03%) MySQL
11 19 (26.03%) VMware
12 17 (23.29%) JIRA
13 16 (21.92%) Red Hat
14 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
15 14 (19.18%) PHP
16 13 (17.81%) SOA
16 13 (17.81%) RSpec
16 13 (17.81%) Amazon EC2
16 13 (17.81%) DV Cleared
16 13 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (17.81%) Vagrant

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 25 (34.25%) Apache
2 12 (16.44%) Apache Solr
3 11 (15.07%) Tomcat
3 11 (15.07%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.74%) IIS
5 1 (1.37%) CMS
5 1 (1.37%) Node.js
5 1 (1.37%) LiveCycle
5 1 (1.37%) Drupal
5 1 (1.37%) WordPress
5 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (28.77%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (17.81%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (16.44%) SaaS
4 11 (15.07%) Amazon S3
5 4 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (4.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 29 (39.73%) Internet
2 2 (2.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.36%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (26.03%) MySQL
3 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
4 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.48%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.48%) Hazelcast
6 3 (4.11%) Big Data
6 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.37%) DB2
8 1 (1.37%) MS Access
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 34 (46.58%) Maven
2 27 (36.99%) Eclipse
2 27 (36.99%) Jenkins
3 19 (26.03%) Cucumber
4 17 (23.29%) JIRA
5 13 (17.81%) RSpec
6 12 (16.44%) FitNesse
7 10 (13.70%) JUnit
8 8 (10.96%) Selenium
9 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio
9 7 (9.59%) Mockito
10 6 (8.22%) Git (software)
11 5 (6.85%) Subversion
12 4 (5.48%) StarTeam
13 3 (4.11%) Checkstyle
14 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (2.74%) ClearCase
14 2 (2.74%) Oracle APEX
14 2 (2.74%) JMeter
General
1 2 (2.74%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (32.88%) Architect
1 24 (32.88%) Developer
2 22 (30.14%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (12.33%) Java Developer
4 6 (8.22%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Programmer
7 3 (4.11%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Security Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Lead Architect
8 2 (2.74%) Software Programmer
8 2 (2.74%) PHP Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Consultant
8 2 (2.74%) J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Database Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.37%) Penetration Tester
9 1 (1.37%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.99%) Web Services
1 27 (36.99%) PostGIS
2 25 (34.25%) J2EE
3 19 (26.03%) RESTful
4 11 (15.07%) CSS
5 9 (12.33%) SOAP
5 9 (12.33%) .NET
5 9 (12.33%) Spring
6 8 (10.96%) Ajax
7 7 (9.59%) Spring MVC
7 7 (9.59%) JSON
7 7 (9.59%) Hibernate
7 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
7 7 (9.59%) JPA
8 6 (8.22%) Silverlight
9 5 (6.85%) JTS
10 4 (5.48%) HTML
11 3 (4.11%) jQuery
12 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.37%) Linked Data
2 1 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (1.37%) User Experience
2 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.37%) SWIFT
2 1 (1.37%) Kindle
2 1 (1.37%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 42 (57.53%) Linux
2 11 (15.07%) Windows
3 7 (9.59%) CentOS
3 7 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.48%) UNIX
5 3 (4.11%) Windows XP
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.11%) Android
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (63.01%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.62%) Scrum
3 13 (17.81%) SOA
3 13 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (15.07%) Content Management
4 11 (15.07%) TDD
4 11 (15.07%) DevOps
5 9 (12.33%) Web Development
6 8 (10.96%) Load Balancing
7 7 (9.59%) MVC
7 7 (9.59%) Configuration Management
7 7 (9.59%) Kanban
7 7 (9.59%) Test Automation
7 7 (9.59%) BDD
8 3 (4.11%) ITIL
8 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.11%) Coaching
8 3 (4.11%) Waterfall
9 2 (2.74%) V-Model
9 2 (2.74%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.14%) Java
2 14 (19.18%) PHP
3 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.33%) C#
4 7 (9.59%) SQL
5 6 (8.22%) Ruby
6 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.48%) Python
8 3 (4.11%) VBScript
8 3 (4.11%) VB
8 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.74%) C
9 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.37%) C++
10 1 (1.37%) VBA
10 1 (1.37%) VC++
10 1 (1.37%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 25 (34.25%) Security Cleared
2 13 (17.81%) DV Cleared
3 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.85%) BC Cleared
5 3 (4.11%) RHCA
5 3 (4.11%) CCNA
5 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.11%) RHCE
5 3 (4.11%) RHCSA
6 2 (2.74%) CISSP
7 1 (1.37%) PMP
7 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) VirtualBox
1 9 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.59%) vCloud
3 6 (8.22%) Docker
4 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.74%) Snort
5 2 (2.74%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (36.99%) Puppet
2 13 (17.81%) Vagrant
3 3 (4.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (4.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (26.03%) VMware
2 16 (21.92%) Red Hat
3 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.59%) Oracle
5 5 (6.85%) EMC
6 4 (5.48%) Borland
7 2 (2.74%) Tripwire
7 2 (2.74%) NetApp
8 1 (1.37%) ATG
8 1 (1.37%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.37%) HP
8 1 (1.37%) Adobe
8 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
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