The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 47 35 65
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +30
Contract jobs citing Open Source 60 70 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.87% 5.13% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.54% 5.96% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 52 10
Median daily rate £500 £300 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £361
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -36.61%
Open Source
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1323 1174 967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.41% 86.01% 82.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 951 808 658
Median daily rate £425 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 14
Median hourly rate £12.10 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.60 £15.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.07 £26.60 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 96 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (42.50%) Java
3 47 (39.17%) Linux
4 43 (35.83%) DevOps
5 36 (30.00%) TDD
6 31 (25.83%) Git (software)
6 31 (25.83%) Puppet
7 30 (25.00%) Scrum
8 24 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 24 (20.00%) HTML
9 23 (19.17%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (19.17%) Jenkins
10 21 (17.50%) Web Services
11 18 (15.00%) OO
12 17 (14.17%) Spring
12 17 (14.17%) Python
12 17 (14.17%) CSS
12 17 (14.17%) Ruby
13 16 (13.33%) Project Management
13 16 (13.33%) Microservices
14 15 (12.50%) OOP
14 15 (12.50%) Finance
15 14 (11.67%) RESTful
15 14 (11.67%) Security Cleared
15 14 (11.67%) GitHub
15 14 (11.67%) HTML5
15 14 (11.67%) Waterfall
16 13 (10.83%) Amazon AWS
16 13 (10.83%) Maven
16 13 (10.83%) MySQL

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (3.33%) Confluence
1 4 (3.33%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.50%) Node.js
3 2 (1.67%) JBoss
3 2 (1.67%) Moodle
3 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.83%) CloudStack
4 1 (0.83%) Drupal
4 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.67%) GitHub
2 13 (10.83%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.83%) IaaS
3 7 (5.83%) PaaS
3 7 (5.83%) SaaS
4 5 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.17%) Google App Engine
4 5 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (4.17%) Office 365
5 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.67%) DNS
1 8 (6.67%) HTTP
2 7 (5.83%) SSL
2 7 (5.83%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.33%) FTP
4 3 (2.50%) Intranet
5 2 (1.67%) Internet
5 2 (1.67%) Network Security
6 1 (0.83%) DHCP
6 1 (0.83%) Firewall
6 1 (0.83%) IPsec
6 1 (0.83%) LAN
6 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.83%) MySQL
2 10 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 9 (7.50%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (5.83%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.17%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.50%) Redis
6 3 (2.50%) Riak
7 2 (1.67%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.67%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.83%) Big Data
8 1 (0.83%) DTS
8 1 (0.83%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (25.83%) Git (software)
2 23 (19.17%) Jenkins
3 13 (10.83%) Maven
4 11 (9.17%) Subversion
5 9 (7.50%) JIRA
6 8 (6.67%) Cucumber
7 7 (5.83%) Mercurial
7 7 (5.83%) Selenium
8 4 (3.33%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.67%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.67%) Zephyr
10 1 (0.83%) Firebug
10 1 (0.83%) Gradle
10 1 (0.83%) Hudson
10 1 (0.83%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.83%) Mockito
10 1 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.83%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.83%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (4.17%) Law
3 4 (3.33%) Legal
4 3 (2.50%) Games
4 3 (2.50%) Publishing
5 2 (1.67%) Banking
5 2 (1.67%) Retail
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (43.33%) Developer
2 24 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 18 (15.00%) Analyst
4 17 (14.17%) Business Analyst
5 15 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (10.83%) Digital Analyst
6 13 (10.83%) Digital Business Analyst
6 13 (10.83%) Senior Developer
7 11 (9.17%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (9.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
9 9 (7.50%) Architect
9 9 (7.50%) Technical Developer
10 8 (6.67%) Scala Developer
11 7 (5.83%) Java Scala Developer
11 7 (5.83%) Ruby Developer
11 7 (5.83%) Senior Java Scala Developer
11 7 (5.83%) Senior Scala Developer
12 6 (5.00%) Digital Transformation
13 5 (4.17%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.00%) HTML
2 21 (17.50%) Web Services
3 17 (14.17%) CSS
3 17 (14.17%) Spring
4 14 (11.67%) HTML5
4 14 (11.67%) RESTful
5 12 (10.00%) .NET
6 10 (8.33%) Middleware
7 9 (7.50%) CSS3
7 9 (7.50%) Hibernate
8 7 (5.83%) REST
9 6 (5.00%) Apache Camel
9 6 (5.00%) J2EE
9 6 (5.00%) LAMP
10 5 (4.17%) AngularJS
10 5 (4.17%) jQuery
11 4 (3.33%) JSON
12 3 (2.50%) Play Framework
12 3 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
13 2 (1.67%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.00%) e-Learning
3 5 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (3.33%) Blog
4 4 (3.33%) Social Media
4 4 (3.33%) User Experience
4 4 (3.33%) Video Editing
5 3 (2.50%) Learning Management System
5 3 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.50%) NHS
6 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.67%) iPhone
6 2 (1.67%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.67%) RIA
6 2 (1.67%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (39.17%) Linux
2 5 (4.17%) Windows
3 3 (2.50%) Android
3 3 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.83%) AIX
4 1 (0.83%) HPUX
4 1 (0.83%) SUSE
4 1 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (35.83%) DevOps
3 36 (30.00%) TDD
4 30 (25.00%) Scrum
5 23 (19.17%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (15.00%) OO
7 16 (13.33%) Microservices
7 16 (13.33%) Project Management
8 15 (12.50%) OOP
9 14 (11.67%) Waterfall
10 12 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 12 (10.00%) Service Design
10 12 (10.00%) Software Delivery
11 11 (9.17%) Agile Project Management
11 11 (9.17%) Software Engineering
12 10 (8.33%) E-Commerce
12 10 (8.33%) Pair Programming
12 10 (8.33%) SOA
13 8 (6.67%) BDD
13 8 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 51 (42.50%) Java
2 24 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (14.17%) Python
3 17 (14.17%) Ruby
4 12 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 11 (9.17%) PHP
5 11 (9.17%) Scala
6 8 (6.67%) C#
6 8 (6.67%) Groovy
7 7 (5.83%) Clojure
7 7 (5.83%) SQL
8 6 (5.00%) Perl
9 5 (4.17%) C++
10 2 (1.67%) C
10 2 (1.67%) COBOL
11 1 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (11.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.67%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.67%) ISEB
5 1 (0.83%) Degree
5 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.50%) Docker
2 2 (1.67%) vCloud
3 1 (0.83%) KVM
3 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) vSphere
3 1 (0.83%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (25.83%) Puppet
2 11 (9.17%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (8.33%) ZABBIX
4 5 (4.17%) Cacti
4 5 (4.17%) Nagios
5 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (9.17%) Atlassian
2 9 (7.50%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.83%) Google
4 6 (5.00%) Apple
4 6 (5.00%) HP
5 5 (4.17%) Adobe
5 5 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.17%) Oracle
6 3 (2.50%) SaltStack
6 3 (2.50%) Twitter
7 2 (1.67%) IBM
8 1 (0.83%) hybris
8 1 (0.83%) VMware
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