The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 45 39 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Contract jobs citing Open Source 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.22% 0.77% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 1.03% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.20%
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%
Open Source
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
404 290 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 82.11% 74.74% 77.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 128 184
Average daily rate £375 £413 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £625 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 11
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Nottingham -7 6 £350 +16.66% 5
Open Source
East Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Java
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) Finance
4 7 (33.33%) Linux
5 6 (28.57%) Project Management
5 6 (28.57%) UNIX
5 6 (28.57%) Data Management
5 6 (28.57%) Maven
5 6 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (28.57%) Gradle
5 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (28.57%) DevOps
6 5 (23.81%) Ansible
6 5 (23.81%) Puppet
6 5 (23.81%) PHP
7 4 (19.05%) MySQL
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle
7 4 (19.05%) Ruby
7 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
8 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
8 3 (14.29%) Network Management
8 3 (14.29%) BS25999
8 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
8 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
8 3 (14.29%) Analytics
8 3 (14.29%) MPLS
8 3 (14.29%) Law

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Maven
1 6 (28.57%) Gradle
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Calabash
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Xcode
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Head of Technology
4 2 (9.52%) PHP Development Manager
4 2 (9.52%) iOS Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Development Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) Symfony
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) RESTful
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Data Management
2 6 (28.57%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 3 (14.29%) Analytics
4 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 3 (14.29%) Network Management
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) Release Management
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) PHP
4 4 (19.05%) Ruby
5 3 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.76%) Scala
7 1 (4.76%) Apple Swift
7 1 (4.76%) SQL
7 1 (4.76%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (23.81%) Ansible
2 5 (23.81%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.76%) Percona
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Apple