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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 39 48 75
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +27
Contract jobs citing Open Source 76 57 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.01% 3.98% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.78% 4.63% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 47 7
Median daily rate £500 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £516 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -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
1314 1230 1040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.56% 85.89% 82.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 936 889 736
Median daily rate £425 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 18
Median hourly rate £11.75 £17.50 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.85% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.70 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £175.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 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 30 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 99 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (46.34%) Linux
3 54 (43.90%) Java
4 50 (40.65%) DevOps
5 46 (37.40%) TDD
6 37 (30.08%) Scrum
7 35 (28.46%) JavaScript
7 35 (28.46%) Puppet
8 33 (26.83%) Git (software)
9 30 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (21.95%) HTML
11 25 (20.33%) Python
11 25 (20.33%) Jenkins
12 23 (18.70%) Ruby
13 21 (17.07%) OO
13 21 (17.07%) CSS
13 21 (17.07%) Spring
14 20 (16.26%) Microservices
15 19 (15.45%) RESTful
16 18 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
16 18 (14.63%) HTML5
16 18 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
17 17 (13.82%) PaaS
17 17 (13.82%) GitHub
17 17 (13.82%) OOP
18 16 (13.01%) Software Engineering
19 14 (11.38%) Web Services
19 14 (11.38%) CSS3
19 14 (11.38%) Bash Shell
19 14 (11.38%) SaaS

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 8 (6.50%) Node.js
2 6 (4.88%) Confluence
3 5 (4.07%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.25%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.63%) Moodle
6 1 (0.81%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.81%) JBoss
6 1 (0.81%) OpenCms
6 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) MS Office
2 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (13.82%) GitHub
2 17 (13.82%) PaaS
3 14 (11.38%) SaaS
4 9 (7.32%) IaaS
5 5 (4.07%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (4.07%) Google App Engine
5 5 (4.07%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (4.07%) Office 365
6 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.13%) HTTP
2 9 (7.32%) DNS
3 7 (5.69%) SSL
3 7 (5.69%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.25%) FTP
5 3 (2.44%) Intranet
5 3 (2.44%) Network Security
6 2 (1.63%) Internet
7 1 (0.81%) DHCP
7 1 (0.81%) Firewall
7 1 (0.81%) IPsec
7 1 (0.81%) LAN
7 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.76%) MySQL
2 10 (8.13%) MongoDB
2 10 (8.13%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.32%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.25%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.44%) Big Data
7 2 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.63%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.63%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.63%) Redis
7 2 (1.63%) Riak
8 1 (0.81%) DTS
8 1 (0.81%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 33 (26.83%) Git (software)
2 25 (20.33%) Jenkins
3 12 (9.76%) Subversion
4 10 (8.13%) Maven
5 9 (7.32%) JIRA
5 9 (7.32%) Mercurial
6 7 (5.69%) Selenium
7 6 (4.88%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.25%) Travis CI
9 3 (2.44%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.63%) JUnit
10 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.63%) Zephyr
11 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.81%) Firebug
11 1 (0.81%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.81%) Gradle
11 1 (0.81%) Hudson
11 1 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.81%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (9.76%) Finance
2 5 (4.07%) Law
3 3 (2.44%) Games
3 3 (2.44%) Publishing
4 2 (1.63%) Banking
4 2 (1.63%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (47.15%) Developer
2 26 (21.14%) Java Developer
3 24 (19.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (13.82%) Senior Developer
5 12 (9.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (8.13%) Scala Developer
7 9 (7.32%) Architect
7 9 (7.32%) Java Scala Developer
7 9 (7.32%) Ruby Developer
7 9 (7.32%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 9 (7.32%) Senior Scala Developer
8 8 (6.50%) Analyst
9 7 (5.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 6 (4.88%) Business Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) Digital Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) Digital Business Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) PHP Developer
11 5 (4.07%) Digital Transformation
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.95%) HTML
2 21 (17.07%) CSS
2 21 (17.07%) Spring
3 19 (15.45%) RESTful
4 18 (14.63%) HTML5
5 14 (11.38%) CSS3
5 14 (11.38%) Web Services
6 12 (9.76%) .NET
7 11 (8.94%) Hibernate
8 10 (8.13%) Middleware
9 9 (7.32%) AngularJS
10 8 (6.50%) REST
11 7 (5.69%) JSON
12 6 (4.88%) Apache Camel
12 6 (4.88%) J2EE
12 6 (4.88%) LAMP
12 6 (4.88%) Play Framework
13 5 (4.07%) Django
13 5 (4.07%) React
14 4 (3.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.88%) e-Learning
2 6 (4.88%) User Experience
3 5 (4.07%) Social Media
4 4 (3.25%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (3.25%) Video Editing
5 3 (2.44%) Blog
5 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (2.44%) Learning Management System
5 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.44%) NHS
5 3 (2.44%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.63%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.63%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.63%) iPhone
6 2 (1.63%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.63%) RIA
6 2 (1.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 57 (46.34%) Linux
2 8 (6.50%) Windows
3 5 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.44%) Android
4 3 (2.44%) CentOS
4 3 (2.44%) Fedora
4 3 (2.44%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.81%) AIX
5 1 (0.81%) HPUX
5 1 (0.81%) SUSE
5 1 (0.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (40.65%) DevOps
3 46 (37.40%) TDD
4 37 (30.08%) Scrum
5 30 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (17.07%) OO
7 20 (16.26%) Microservices
8 17 (13.82%) OOP
9 16 (13.01%) Software Engineering
10 13 (10.57%) BDD
10 13 (10.57%) Software Delivery
11 12 (9.76%) Mentoring
11 12 (9.76%) Pair Programming
12 11 (8.94%) SOA
13 10 (8.13%) Configuration Management
13 10 (8.13%) E-Commerce
13 10 (8.13%) PRINCE2
14 9 (7.32%) Coaching
14 9 (7.32%) Front End Development
14 9 (7.32%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (43.90%) Java
2 35 (28.46%) JavaScript
3 25 (20.33%) Python
4 23 (18.70%) Ruby
5 14 (11.38%) Bash Shell
5 14 (11.38%) Scala
6 11 (8.94%) C++
7 10 (8.13%) PHP
8 9 (7.32%) Clojure
8 9 (7.32%) Groovy
9 8 (6.50%) C#
9 8 (6.50%) SQL
10 6 (4.88%) Perl
11 3 (2.44%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.63%) C
12 2 (1.63%) COBOL
13 1 (0.81%) R
13 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.69%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (3.25%) Degree
4 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.63%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.44%) Docker
3 1 (0.81%) KVM
3 1 (0.81%) vSphere
3 1 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (28.46%) Puppet
2 18 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.88%) ZABBIX
4 5 (4.07%) Cacti
4 5 (4.07%) Nagios
5 3 (2.44%) Ansible
6 2 (1.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (10.57%) Red Hat
2 9 (7.32%) Google
3 6 (4.88%) Apple
3 6 (4.88%) Atlassian
4 5 (4.07%) HP
4 5 (4.07%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.25%) Adobe
5 4 (3.25%) Oracle
5 4 (3.25%) VMware
6 3 (2.44%) Cisco
6 3 (2.44%) EMC
6 3 (2.44%) F5
6 3 (2.44%) NetApp
6 3 (2.44%) Twitter
7 2 (1.63%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.81%) hybris
8 1 (0.81%) IBM
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