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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 26 70 58
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -12
Contract jobs citing Open Source 97 40 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.53% 2.33% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.58% 2.74% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 32 11
Median daily rate £475 £350 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -25.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £445 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-57.50% -43.66%
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
1280 1462 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.20% 85.00% 80.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 1065 554
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 33 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £11.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +53.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £9.43 £8.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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.

1 145 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (49.41%) Linux
3 77 (45.29%) Java
4 71 (41.76%) TDD
5 64 (37.65%) HTML
6 62 (36.47%) JavaScript
7 61 (35.88%) Scrum
8 59 (34.71%) HTML5
9 58 (34.12%) Scala
10 56 (32.94%) CSS
11 54 (31.76%) Continuous Integration
12 53 (31.18%) RESTful
13 47 (27.65%) Git (software)
13 47 (27.65%) Spring
14 46 (27.06%) DevOps
15 43 (25.29%) Puppet
16 42 (24.71%) Python
17 41 (24.12%) CSS3
18 40 (23.53%) Ruby
18 40 (23.53%) Microservices
19 37 (21.76%) Jenkins
20 36 (21.18%) Opscode Chef
21 32 (18.82%) OO
21 32 (18.82%) PaaS
22 31 (18.24%) Pair Programming
23 26 (15.29%) Play Framework
23 26 (15.29%) GitHub
24 25 (14.71%) REST
24 25 (14.71%) SaaS
24 25 (14.71%) JIRA

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 23 (13.53%) Confluence
2 8 (4.71%) OpenStack
2 8 (4.71%) WordPress
3 6 (3.53%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.35%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.59%) Jetty
5 1 (0.59%) nginx
5 1 (0.59%) OpenCms
5 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 32 (18.82%) PaaS
2 26 (15.29%) GitHub
3 25 (14.71%) SaaS
4 20 (11.76%) IaaS
5 19 (11.18%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (2.94%) Office 365
7 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.59%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.41%) HTTP
2 5 (2.94%) DNS
3 4 (2.35%) FTP
3 4 (2.35%) Internet
4 3 (1.76%) Intranet
4 3 (1.76%) LDAP
4 3 (1.76%) Network Security
5 2 (1.18%) SSL
5 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.59%) DHCP
6 1 (0.59%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.53%) Relational Database
2 19 (11.18%) MongoDB
3 17 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 11 (6.47%) MySQL
5 7 (4.12%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.94%) Big Data
6 5 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.18%) Redis
8 2 (1.18%) Riak
8 2 (1.18%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 47 (27.65%) Git (software)
2 37 (21.76%) Jenkins
3 25 (14.71%) JIRA
4 20 (11.76%) Mercurial
5 18 (10.59%) Subversion
6 14 (8.24%) JUnit
7 13 (7.65%) Cucumber
8 12 (7.06%) Selenium
9 6 (3.53%) Travis CI
10 4 (2.35%) Maven
11 3 (1.76%) Gradle
12 2 (1.18%) Ant
12 2 (1.18%) Bitbucket
12 2 (1.18%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.18%) Hudson
13 1 (0.59%) DbUnit
13 1 (0.59%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.59%) Mockito
13 1 (0.59%) SonarQube
13 1 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (4.12%) Finance
2 4 (2.35%) Games
3 3 (1.76%) Publishing
4 2 (1.18%) Banking
4 2 (1.18%) Retail
5 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 95 (55.88%) Developer
2 39 (22.94%) Java Developer
3 32 (18.82%) Scala Developer
4 31 (18.24%) Senior Developer
5 29 (17.06%) DevOps Engineer
6 25 (14.71%) Java Scala Developer
7 22 (12.94%) Senior Java Developer
8 20 (11.76%) Senior Java Scala Developer
8 20 (11.76%) Senior Scala Developer
9 16 (9.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 12 (7.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 12 (7.06%) Linux Engineer
10 12 (7.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 9 (5.29%) Analyst
11 9 (5.29%) Architect
11 9 (5.29%) Ruby Developer
12 8 (4.71%) Agile Business Analyst
12 8 (4.71%) AWS Engineer
12 8 (4.71%) Business Analyst
12 8 (4.71%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (37.65%) HTML
2 59 (34.71%) HTML5
3 56 (32.94%) CSS
4 53 (31.18%) RESTful
5 47 (27.65%) Spring
6 41 (24.12%) CSS3
7 26 (15.29%) Play Framework
8 25 (14.71%) JSON
8 25 (14.71%) REST
9 24 (14.12%) Django
10 23 (13.53%) Hibernate
11 20 (11.76%) Web Services
12 17 (10.00%) Ajax
13 15 (8.82%) Node.js
14 14 (8.24%) AngularJS
14 14 (8.24%) Ruby on Rails
14 14 (8.24%) Spring MVC
15 13 (7.65%) Guice
15 13 (7.65%) LAMP
16 10 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (9.41%) User Experience
3 8 (4.71%) Social Media
4 7 (4.12%) Enterprise Cloud
4 7 (4.12%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.35%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.35%) e-Learning
5 4 (2.35%) RIA
5 4 (2.35%) Video Editing
6 3 (1.76%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.76%) Learning Management System
6 3 (1.76%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.76%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.76%) PKI
6 3 (1.76%) Smartcard
6 3 (1.76%) Statistics
7 2 (1.18%) Blog
7 2 (1.18%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 84 (49.41%) Linux
2 12 (7.06%) Windows
3 9 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.12%) CentOS
4 7 (4.12%) Fedora
4 7 (4.12%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.76%) Android
5 3 (1.76%) Unix
6 1 (0.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (41.76%) TDD
3 61 (35.88%) Scrum
4 54 (31.76%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (27.06%) DevOps
6 40 (23.53%) Microservices
7 32 (18.82%) OO
8 31 (18.24%) Pair Programming
9 24 (14.12%) OOP
10 23 (13.53%) High Availability
11 22 (12.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (12.35%) Mentoring
12 21 (12.35%) SOA
12 21 (12.35%) Software Delivery
13 20 (11.76%) BDD
13 20 (11.76%) PRINCE2
14 19 (11.18%) Front End Development
15 18 (10.59%) ITIL
15 18 (10.59%) Software Engineering
16 17 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (45.29%) Java
2 62 (36.47%) JavaScript
3 58 (34.12%) Scala
4 42 (24.71%) Python
5 40 (23.53%) Ruby
6 20 (11.76%) Clojure
6 20 (11.76%) Groovy
7 16 (9.41%) C++
8 14 (8.24%) C#
9 12 (7.06%) PHP
10 9 (5.29%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.53%) SQL
12 5 (2.94%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.18%) C
13 2 (1.18%) COBOL
14 1 (0.59%) Perl
14 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (7.06%) BPSS Clearance
2 11 (6.47%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.12%) Degree
4 6 (3.53%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.76%) CCNP
5 3 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.76%) MCSE
5 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.76%) RHCE
6 1 (0.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.76%) HL7
3 2 (1.18%) QA
4 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (12.35%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (2.94%) Docker
2 5 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 43 (25.29%) Puppet
2 36 (21.18%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.12%) Ansible
4 6 (3.53%) Salt
5 1 (0.59%) Cacti
5 1 (0.59%) Nagios
5 1 (0.59%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (13.53%) Google
2 13 (7.65%) Red Hat
3 7 (4.12%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.53%) Apple
5 5 (2.94%) Cisco
5 5 (2.94%) EMC
5 5 (2.94%) F5
5 5 (2.94%) NetApp
5 5 (2.94%) VMware
6 4 (2.35%) Adobe
6 4 (2.35%) HP
7 3 (1.76%) Oracle
7 3 (1.76%) Twitter
8 2 (1.18%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.59%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.59%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago