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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 40 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Open Source 56 70 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.84% 4.46% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.69% 5.12% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 48 31
Median daily rate £475 £371 £560
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.94% -33.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £293 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £564 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £65.00 £56.75
% change year-on-year
-32.30% +14.53%
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
984 1367 961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.05% 87.13% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 911 656
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 12
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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.

1 110 (76.39%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (55.56%) Java
3 75 (52.08%) HTML
4 74 (51.39%) Scala
5 68 (47.22%) HTML5
5 68 (47.22%) Linux
6 62 (43.06%) RESTful
7 56 (38.89%) TDD
7 56 (38.89%) Scrum
8 55 (38.19%) Spring
9 51 (35.42%) Ruby
9 51 (35.42%) CSS
10 48 (33.33%) JIRA
10 48 (33.33%) Jenkins
11 45 (31.25%) Play Framework
11 45 (31.25%) Confluence
12 44 (30.56%) JSON
13 43 (29.86%) Django
13 43 (29.86%) JavaScript
14 42 (29.17%) Python
15 39 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
15 39 (27.08%) Git (software)
16 37 (25.69%) CSS3
17 36 (25.00%) Microservices
18 35 (24.31%) Puppet
19 34 (23.61%) Opscode Chef
20 32 (22.22%) Relational Database
21 30 (20.83%) REST
22 29 (20.14%) MongoDB
23 28 (19.44%) NoSQL

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 45 (31.25%) Confluence
2 9 (6.25%) WordPress
3 7 (4.86%) Apache
3 7 (4.86%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.17%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.08%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.69%) Jetty
6 1 (0.69%) nginx
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (9.03%) GitHub
3 11 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.17%) PaaS
5 3 (2.08%) IaaS
5 3 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.81%) HTTP
2 6 (4.17%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (2.78%) Internet
4 3 (2.08%) LDAP
5 1 (0.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 29 (20.14%) MongoDB
3 28 (19.44%) NoSQL
4 12 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (5.56%) MySQL
6 7 (4.86%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.17%) Redis
8 3 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.08%) Big Data
8 3 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 48 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 48 (33.33%) JIRA
2 39 (27.08%) Git (software)
3 24 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 24 (16.67%) Selenium
4 19 (13.19%) JUnit
4 19 (13.19%) Subversion
5 12 (8.33%) Mercurial
6 7 (4.86%) JMeter
7 5 (3.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.78%) Maven
9 3 (2.08%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.39%) Ant
10 2 (1.39%) DbUnit
10 2 (1.39%) Gradle
10 2 (1.39%) MSBuild
10 2 (1.39%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.39%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.69%) GitLab
11 1 (0.69%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (1.39%) Finance
2 1 (0.69%) Advertising
2 1 (0.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (52.08%) Developer
2 30 (20.83%) Architect
2 30 (20.83%) Java Developer
3 29 (20.14%) Scala Developer
4 24 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 20 (13.89%) Java Scala Developer
6 17 (11.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 14 (9.72%) Senior Developer
8 12 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (8.33%) Senior Java Scala Developer
8 12 (8.33%) Senior Scala Developer
9 9 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (5.56%) Analyst
10 8 (5.56%) WordPress Developer
11 7 (4.86%) Agile Business Analyst
11 7 (4.86%) Business Analyst
11 7 (4.86%) Java Architect
11 7 (4.86%) Java Technical Architect
11 7 (4.86%) Technical Leader
12 5 (3.47%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (52.08%) HTML
2 68 (47.22%) HTML5
3 62 (43.06%) RESTful
4 55 (38.19%) Spring
5 51 (35.42%) CSS
6 45 (31.25%) Play Framework
7 44 (30.56%) JSON
8 43 (29.86%) Django
9 37 (25.69%) CSS3
10 30 (20.83%) REST
11 23 (15.97%) Ajax
12 20 (13.89%) Ruby on Rails
13 18 (12.50%) Spring MVC
14 17 (11.81%) Guice
15 15 (10.42%) Hibernate
16 14 (9.72%) Web Services
17 13 (9.03%) LAMP
18 12 (8.33%) AngularJS
19 9 (6.25%) Node.js
20 8 (5.56%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.50%) User Experience
2 13 (9.03%) Social Media
3 12 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (6.94%) NHS
5 9 (6.25%) Tandem
6 8 (5.56%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.78%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.08%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.08%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (2.08%) PKI
8 3 (2.08%) Public Cloud
8 3 (2.08%) RIA
8 3 (2.08%) Smartcard
8 3 (2.08%) Statistics
9 2 (1.39%) Derivative
10 1 (0.69%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.69%) IPTV
10 1 (0.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 68 (47.22%) Linux
2 6 (4.17%) Windows
3 4 (2.78%) Unix
4 3 (2.08%) CentOS
4 3 (2.08%) Fedora
4 3 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.08%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (76.39%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (38.89%) Scrum
2 56 (38.89%) TDD
3 39 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (25.00%) Microservices
5 24 (16.67%) OO
6 23 (15.97%) Mentoring
7 22 (15.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (14.58%) Kanban
8 21 (14.58%) Pair Programming
9 20 (13.89%) Configuration Management
9 20 (13.89%) MVC
10 19 (13.19%) High Availability
11 18 (12.50%) BDD
11 18 (12.50%) Front End Development
11 18 (12.50%) OWASP
11 18 (12.50%) Web Design
12 17 (11.81%) Automated Testing
12 17 (11.81%) Responsive Web Design
12 17 (11.81%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 80 (55.56%) Java
2 74 (51.39%) Scala
3 51 (35.42%) Ruby
4 43 (29.86%) JavaScript
5 42 (29.17%) Python
6 16 (11.11%) C#
6 16 (11.11%) PHP
7 12 (8.33%) Clojure
7 12 (8.33%) Groovy
8 6 (4.17%) C++
9 5 (3.47%) SQL
10 4 (2.78%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.08%) CCNP
4 3 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.08%) Degree
4 3 (2.08%) MCSE
4 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.08%) RHCE
5 1 (0.69%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.78%) HL7
3 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.33%) Docker
1 12 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (24.31%) Puppet
2 34 (23.61%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.17%) Ansible
3 6 (4.17%) Nagios
4 3 (2.08%) Salt
Vendors
1 24 (16.67%) Google
2 7 (4.86%) Splunk
3 6 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.08%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.39%) Cisco
5 2 (1.39%) EMC
5 2 (1.39%) F5
5 2 (1.39%) NetApp
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle
5 2 (1.39%) VMware
6 1 (0.69%) Adobe
6 1 (0.69%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + DOE
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