The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 29 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Open Source 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.48% 0.97% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 1.23% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -43.66%
Open Source
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
195 162 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 93.30% 78.64% 82.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 84 116
Median daily rate £396 £383 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -7.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £484 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 8
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £17.65 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 £47.50 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Open Source
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apigee

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apigee
1 1 (100.00%) MuleSoft
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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