The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 57 44 52
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing Open Source 6 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.99% 2.62% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 3.26% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 4
Median daily rate £475 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £381 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £468
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 £33.75 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -52.46%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
493 430 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.35% 80.52% 83.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 340 355
Median daily rate £475 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 25
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% +11.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £15.90 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £115.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -6 5 £475 +11.76% 3
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 10 (52.63%) Web Services
3 9 (47.37%) MongoDB
4 8 (42.11%) AngularJS
4 8 (42.11%) Linux
4 8 (42.11%) Python
4 8 (42.11%) Ruby
5 7 (36.84%) Maven
5 7 (36.84%) TDD
5 7 (36.84%) Publishing
5 7 (36.84%) Java
6 6 (31.58%) .NET
6 6 (31.58%) C++
6 6 (31.58%) HTML
6 6 (31.58%) Apache
6 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
6 6 (31.58%) Scrum
6 6 (31.58%) Subversion
6 6 (31.58%) Spring
6 6 (31.58%) Gradle
6 6 (31.58%) Build Automation
6 6 (31.58%) Docker
6 6 (31.58%) Jetty
6 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
6 6 (31.58%) nginx
6 6 (31.58%) RESTful
6 6 (31.58%) Scala
6 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
6 6 (31.58%) HTML5

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 6 (31.58%) Apache
1 6 (31.58%) Jetty
1 6 (31.58%) nginx
1 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 5 (26.32%) Apache Solr
2 5 (26.32%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (15.79%) Confluence
4 1 (5.26%) CMS
4 1 (5.26%) Drupal
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss
4 1 (5.26%) Joomla!
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (21.05%) GitHub
2 4 (21.05%) Heroku
3 3 (15.79%) SaaS
4 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) MongoDB
2 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
3 4 (21.05%) Big Data
4 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Maven
2 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 6 (31.58%) Gradle
2 6 (31.58%) Subversion
3 5 (26.32%) Selenium
4 4 (21.05%) Vagrant
5 3 (15.79%) JIRA
6 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
7 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 7 (36.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Node.js Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Angular Developer
4 4 (21.05%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) AWS Developer
5 3 (15.79%) AWS Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) HTML Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Java Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) MongoDB Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Web Services
2 8 (42.11%) AngularJS
3 6 (31.58%) .NET
3 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) HTML5
3 6 (31.58%) RESTful
3 6 (31.58%) Spring
4 5 (26.32%) Lucene
4 5 (26.32%) Node.js
5 4 (21.05%) Ember.js
5 4 (21.05%) Express
5 4 (21.05%) MEAN Stack
5 4 (21.05%) Meteor
5 4 (21.05%) React
5 4 (21.05%) REST
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.26%) Java EE
7 1 (5.26%) LAMP
7 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Semantic Web
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) Build Automation
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) BDD
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Test Management
5 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Code Coverage
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Matrix Management
6 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) Python
2 8 (42.11%) Ruby
3 7 (36.84%) Java
4 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
4 6 (31.58%) C++
4 6 (31.58%) Scala
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISEB
1 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Docker
2 4 (21.05%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.26%) EMC
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Isilon
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
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