The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
North West / Manchester
Rank 62 77 58
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Contract jobs citing Open Source 29 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.14% 1.39% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 1.63% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 21
Median daily rate £450 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £370 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £593 £500
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 £37.50 £33.75 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -52.46%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1118 1533 1177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.69% 84.98% 78.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 894 702
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £514 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 41 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford 0 11 £450 +5.88% 2
Open Source
North West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 39 (52.00%) Java
1 39 (52.00%) Python
2 30 (40.00%) Linux
2 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (32.00%) TDD
4 22 (29.33%) Unix
4 22 (29.33%) JavaScript
5 21 (28.00%) BDD
6 20 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (26.67%) Windows
6 20 (26.67%) TCP/IP
7 18 (24.00%) IBM
7 18 (24.00%) Scrum
8 17 (22.67%) Firewall
8 17 (22.67%) Cybersecurity
9 16 (21.33%) Splunk
9 16 (21.33%) Vulnerability Management
9 16 (21.33%) JIRA
9 16 (21.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 16 (21.33%) Apple
9 16 (21.33%) VPN
9 16 (21.33%) LAN
9 16 (21.33%) VoIP
9 16 (21.33%) WAN
9 16 (21.33%) Network Monitoring
9 16 (21.33%) LogRhythm
9 16 (21.33%) Patch Management
9 16 (21.33%) Elastic Stack
9 16 (21.33%) QRadar
10 15 (20.00%) DevOps

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 11 (14.67%) Apache Spark
2 10 (13.33%) GeoServer
3 9 (12.00%) Apache
4 7 (9.33%) nginx
5 6 (8.00%) Jetty
5 6 (8.00%) OpenStack
6 5 (6.67%) IIS
6 5 (6.67%) Mongrel
6 5 (6.67%) Tomcat
6 5 (6.67%) WebSphere
7 4 (5.33%) Confluence
8 3 (4.00%) CloudStack
9 2 (2.67%) Apache Solr
9 2 (2.67%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (2.67%) SAS
10 1 (1.33%) Apache Pig
10 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (17.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (6.67%) Google App Engine
6 4 (5.33%) Slack
7 3 (4.00%) PaaS
8 2 (2.67%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (2.67%) GitHub
8 2 (2.67%) IaaS
8 2 (2.67%) SaaS
9 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 17 (22.67%) Firewall
3 16 (21.33%) LAN
3 16 (21.33%) VoIP
3 16 (21.33%) VPN
3 16 (21.33%) WAN
4 8 (10.67%) DHCP
4 8 (10.67%) DNS
4 8 (10.67%) HTTP
5 7 (9.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (9.33%) Wireless
6 5 (6.67%) FTP
6 5 (6.67%) IPsec
6 5 (6.67%) SSL
7 2 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.67%) IMAP
7 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.67%) MRTG
7 2 (2.67%) SMTP
8 1 (1.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) Hadoop
1 14 (18.67%) Redis
2 12 (16.00%) Big Data
3 9 (12.00%) MySQL
3 9 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (9.33%) MongoDB
4 7 (9.33%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.67%) Electronic Patient Records
7 2 (2.67%) HDInsight
7 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.67%) Spark SQL
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.33%) Impala
8 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) JIRA
2 15 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 13 (17.33%) Jenkins
4 11 (14.67%) Maven
5 10 (13.33%) Gradle
5 10 (13.33%) JBehave
6 6 (8.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (6.67%) Travis CI
8 3 (4.00%) Jasmine
8 3 (4.00%) JUnit
9 2 (2.67%) Selenium
9 2 (2.67%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.33%) Mocha
10 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (18.67%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Electronics
2 10 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 10 (13.33%) Marketing
2 10 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (34.67%) Developer
2 12 (16.00%) Analyst
3 8 (10.67%) Security Analyst
4 7 (9.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Data Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Hadoop Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Security Specialist
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Security Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Digital Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Security Specialist
8 3 (4.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.33%) Elastic Stack
2 14 (18.67%) AngularJS
3 13 (17.33%) RESTful
3 13 (17.33%) Web Services
4 12 (16.00%) .NET
5 10 (13.33%) Leaflet
5 10 (13.33%) OpenLayers
5 10 (13.33%) PostGIS
6 7 (9.33%) Node.js
6 7 (9.33%) REST
7 5 (6.67%) J2EE
7 5 (6.67%) Servlets
8 3 (4.00%) Django
8 3 (4.00%) HTML
9 2 (2.67%) CSS
9 2 (2.67%) jQuery
9 2 (2.67%) Spark Streaming
10 1 (1.33%) Express
10 1 (1.33%) Flask
10 1 (1.33%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Cyber Attack
2 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.67%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.00%) Linux
2 22 (29.33%) Unix
3 20 (26.67%) Windows
4 6 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.33%) CentOS
6 3 (4.00%) Android
6 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.00%) Debian
6 3 (4.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.00%) TDD
3 21 (28.00%) BDD
4 18 (24.00%) Scrum
5 17 (22.67%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (21.33%) Network Monitoring
6 16 (21.33%) Patch Management
6 16 (21.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 16 (21.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 15 (20.00%) DevOps
8 13 (17.33%) Case Management
8 13 (17.33%) SIEM
9 11 (14.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (13.33%) Data Migration
10 10 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (13.33%) Migration
10 10 (13.33%) Programme Management
10 10 (13.33%) Security Operations
11 9 (12.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.00%) Java
1 39 (52.00%) Python
2 22 (29.33%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.67%) SQL
4 10 (13.33%) C
5 8 (10.67%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.33%) C#
7 4 (5.33%) Ruby
7 4 (5.33%) Scala
8 3 (4.00%) C++
9 2 (2.67%) Clojure
9 2 (2.67%) F#
9 2 (2.67%) Korn
9 2 (2.67%) Perl
9 2 (2.67%) PHP
9 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.67%) R
10 1 (1.33%) Groovy
10 1 (1.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) CISSP
1 14 (18.67%) SANS
1 14 (18.67%) SSCP
2 13 (17.33%) Degree
3 9 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.33%) MCP
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) Xen
2 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.33%) Docker
4 3 (4.00%) vSphere
4 3 (4.00%) XenServer
5 2 (2.67%) Dovecot
5 2 (2.67%) iptables
5 2 (2.67%) KVM
5 2 (2.67%) Sendmail
5 2 (2.67%) Squid
6 1 (1.33%) Shibboleth
6 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (21.33%) QRadar
2 15 (20.00%) Puppet
3 13 (17.33%) Kibana
3 13 (17.33%) logstash
4 8 (10.67%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (9.33%) RSA enVision
6 3 (4.00%) Ansible
6 3 (4.00%) Cobbler
7 2 (2.67%) Cacti
7 2 (2.67%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.67%) Nagios
7 2 (2.67%) OpenNebula
8 1 (1.33%) FreeIPA
8 1 (1.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) IBM
2 16 (21.33%) Apple
2 16 (21.33%) LogRhythm
2 16 (21.33%) Splunk
3 13 (17.33%) Google
4 10 (13.33%) ESRI
4 10 (13.33%) SAP
5 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
6 7 (9.33%) Red Hat
6 7 (9.33%) VMware
7 2 (2.67%) Cloudera
7 2 (2.67%) Hortonworks
7 2 (2.67%) HP
7 2 (2.67%) Oracle
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