The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 31 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Open Source 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 1.27% 1.39% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 2.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £430 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £405 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £71.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-47.18% +80.89%
Open Source
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
119 48 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 75.32% 66.67% 48.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 39 16
Average daily rate £440 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Open Source
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Behat
2 1 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Behat
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA