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 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
South East / Middlesex
Rank 19 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Open Source 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.44% - 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% - 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £380 - £350
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 £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -47.18%

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
101 126 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 82.11% 84.00% 80.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 79 95
Median daily rate £405 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £315 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 3
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.38%
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 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 22 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Minimum Viable Product
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 3 (100.00%) UI Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Angular Developer
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow