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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 30 67 61
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -6
Contract jobs citing Open Source 96 37 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.62% 2.28% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.52% 2.67% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 33 9
Median daily rate £475 £350 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -27.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £460 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
1277 1385 866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 88.01% 85.39% 83.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 1022 605
Median daily rate £425 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 26 14
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £9.38 £8.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £175.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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.

1 128 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (50.00%) Linux
3 63 (41.45%) TDD
4 62 (40.79%) Java
5 54 (35.53%) DevOps
6 52 (34.21%) JavaScript
7 47 (30.92%) Scrum
8 46 (30.26%) Continuous Integration
9 43 (28.29%) Puppet
10 42 (27.63%) HTML
11 40 (26.32%) Git (software)
12 38 (25.00%) CSS
13 37 (24.34%) HTML5
14 35 (23.03%) Scala
15 32 (21.05%) PaaS
16 31 (20.39%) RESTful
16 31 (20.39%) Opscode Chef
17 28 (18.42%) Python
17 28 (18.42%) Spring
18 27 (17.76%) OO
18 27 (17.76%) Pair Programming
18 27 (17.76%) Jenkins
18 27 (17.76%) Microservices
19 26 (17.11%) CSS3
20 25 (16.45%) SaaS
20 25 (16.45%) Ruby
21 21 (13.82%) GitHub
21 21 (13.82%) Amazon AWS
22 20 (13.16%) IaaS
22 20 (13.16%) PRINCE2

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 9 (5.92%) Confluence
1 9 (5.92%) OpenStack
2 8 (5.26%) WordPress
3 6 (3.95%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.63%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.66%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.66%) JBoss
6 1 (0.66%) Jetty
6 1 (0.66%) Moodle
6 1 (0.66%) nginx
6 1 (0.66%) OpenCms
Applications
1 4 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 32 (21.05%) PaaS
2 25 (16.45%) SaaS
3 21 (13.82%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (13.82%) GitHub
4 20 (13.16%) IaaS
5 5 (3.29%) Office 365
6 4 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.63%) Google App Engine
6 4 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.55%) HTTP
2 9 (5.92%) DNS
3 6 (3.95%) SSL
3 6 (3.95%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.29%) Internet
5 4 (2.63%) FTP
5 4 (2.63%) Network Security
6 3 (1.97%) Intranet
7 1 (0.66%) DHCP
7 1 (0.66%) Firewall
7 1 (0.66%) IPsec
7 1 (0.66%) LAN
7 1 (0.66%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.55%) Relational Database
2 11 (7.24%) MongoDB
3 8 (5.26%) MySQL
3 8 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.61%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.29%) Big Data
5 5 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.97%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.32%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.32%) Redis
7 2 (1.32%) Riak
8 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 27 (17.76%) Jenkins
3 15 (9.87%) Mercurial
4 12 (7.89%) Subversion
5 11 (7.24%) JIRA
6 7 (4.61%) JUnit
7 6 (3.95%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.95%) Selenium
8 5 (3.29%) Maven
8 5 (3.29%) Travis CI
9 3 (1.97%) Gradle
10 2 (1.32%) Ant
10 2 (1.32%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.32%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.32%) Hudson
11 1 (0.66%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.66%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.66%) jMock
11 1 (0.66%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (5.92%) Finance
2 4 (2.63%) Games
3 3 (1.97%) Publishing
4 2 (1.32%) Banking
4 2 (1.32%) Retail
5 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (53.29%) Developer
2 33 (21.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 30 (19.74%) Java Developer
4 25 (16.45%) Senior Developer
5 24 (15.79%) Scala Developer
6 18 (11.84%) Java Scala Developer
7 17 (11.18%) Senior Java Developer
8 15 (9.87%) Senior Java Scala Developer
8 15 (9.87%) Senior Scala Developer
9 13 (8.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 13 (8.55%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (8.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 11 (7.24%) Ruby Developer
11 9 (5.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 8 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
12 8 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
12 8 (5.26%) WordPress Developer
13 7 (4.61%) Product Manager
14 5 (3.29%) Operations Engineer
14 5 (3.29%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (27.63%) HTML
2 38 (25.00%) CSS
3 37 (24.34%) HTML5
4 31 (20.39%) RESTful
5 28 (18.42%) Spring
6 26 (17.11%) CSS3
7 18 (11.84%) Hibernate
8 14 (9.21%) Web Services
9 12 (7.89%) Node.js
10 11 (7.24%) AngularJS
10 11 (7.24%) Middleware
10 11 (7.24%) REST
11 10 (6.58%) JSON
11 10 (6.58%) LAMP
11 10 (6.58%) Play Framework
12 9 (5.92%) Django
13 8 (5.26%) RSS
13 8 (5.26%) XML
14 7 (4.61%) Ruby on Rails
14 7 (4.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.87%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (6.58%) User Experience
3 7 (4.61%) Enterprise Cloud
3 7 (4.61%) Public Cloud
4 6 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.29%) e-Learning
5 5 (3.29%) RIA
5 5 (3.29%) Social Media
6 4 (2.63%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (2.63%) Video Editing
7 3 (1.97%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.97%) Learning Management System
7 3 (1.97%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.97%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.97%) Statistics
8 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.32%) Blog
8 2 (1.32%) iPhone
8 2 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 76 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (5.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (5.92%) Windows
3 7 (4.61%) CentOS
3 7 (4.61%) Fedora
3 7 (4.61%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.97%) Android
5 1 (0.66%) AIX
5 1 (0.66%) HPUX
5 1 (0.66%) SUSE
5 1 (0.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (41.45%) TDD
3 54 (35.53%) DevOps
4 47 (30.92%) Scrum
5 46 (30.26%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (17.76%) Microservices
6 27 (17.76%) OO
6 27 (17.76%) Pair Programming
7 20 (13.16%) PRINCE2
8 19 (12.50%) OOP
9 18 (11.84%) High Availability
9 18 (11.84%) Software Engineering
10 17 (11.18%) Software Delivery
11 16 (10.53%) BDD
11 16 (10.53%) SOA
12 15 (9.87%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (9.87%) ITIL
13 14 (9.21%) Coaching
13 14 (9.21%) Mentoring
14 13 (8.55%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (40.79%) Java
2 52 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 35 (23.03%) Scala
4 28 (18.42%) Python
5 25 (16.45%) Ruby
6 15 (9.87%) Clojure
6 15 (9.87%) Groovy
7 13 (8.55%) Bash Shell
7 13 (8.55%) C++
8 9 (5.92%) PHP
9 7 (4.61%) C#
10 6 (3.95%) SQL
11 4 (2.63%) Perl
11 4 (2.63%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.32%) C
12 2 (1.32%) COBOL
13 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.66%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (8.55%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.89%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (4.61%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (0.66%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.58%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 16 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.32%) Docker
4 1 (0.66%) KVM
4 1 (0.66%) vSphere
4 1 (0.66%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (28.29%) Puppet
2 31 (20.39%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.61%) Ansible
4 6 (3.95%) Salt
5 4 (2.63%) Cacti
5 4 (2.63%) Nagios
6 2 (1.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (12.50%) Google
2 17 (11.18%) Red Hat
3 6 (3.95%) Apple
4 5 (3.29%) HP
4 5 (3.29%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.29%) VMware
5 4 (2.63%) Adobe
5 4 (2.63%) Cisco
5 4 (2.63%) EMC
5 4 (2.63%) F5
5 4 (2.63%) NetApp
5 4 (2.63%) Oracle
6 3 (1.97%) Twitter
7 2 (1.32%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.32%) IBM
7 2 (1.32%) SaltStack
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