The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 33 24 19
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing Open Source 2 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.88% 2.89% 5.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 4.17% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Average daily rate
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£310 £325 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -8.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-40.14% +77.50%
Open Source
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 North Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
164 120 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 72.25% 69.36% 76.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 70 60
Average daily rate £400 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 £13.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.81% -92.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Open Source across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate +1 2 £310 -17.33%
York -9 1 £310 -0.80%
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 2 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Lua
1 2 (100.00%) Qt
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) WebKit
1 2 (100.00%) QML
1 2 (100.00%) GStreamer
1 2 (100.00%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) Redmine
2 1 (50.00%) Valgrind
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) DTV

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Valgrind
1 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (50.00%) Redmine
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Qt
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) GStreamer
1 2 (100.00%) WebKit
1 2 (100.00%) QML
1 2 (100.00%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Streaming Video
2 1 (50.00%) STB
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Lua
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google