The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 19 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Open Source 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 1.79% 0.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£230 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £434 £400 £351
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +14.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +42.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Norwich region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90 154 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 80.36% 81.05% 66.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 97 51
Average daily rate £325 £320 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +0.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 3
Average hourly rate £24.32 £26.13 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.92% +74.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (50.00%) Apache ServiceMix

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP