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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 51 50 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Open Source 18 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.59% 0.21% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 0.30% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 4
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£413 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +42.00%
Open Source
South East

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
558 330 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.29% 68.46% 73.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 191 243
Average daily rate £403 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.80% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 17
Average hourly rate £22.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £8.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £174.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Open Source across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 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
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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
Oxford - 7 £413 - 6
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Node.js
3 10 (40.00%) GitHub
3 10 (40.00%) Puppet
3 10 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (28.00%) Linux
4 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (24.00%) CentOS
5 6 (24.00%) iptables
5 6 (24.00%) Firewall
5 6 (24.00%) Network Design
5 6 (24.00%) LAN
5 6 (24.00%) WAN
5 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco
5 6 (24.00%) CCNP
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (24.00%) RHCE
5 6 (24.00%) Juniper
5 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (16.00%) C#
7 4 (16.00%) PHP
7 4 (16.00%) .NET
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.00%) WCF
7 4 (16.00%) WPF

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 11 (44.00%) Node.js
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) LAN
1 6 (24.00%) WAN
1 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Technical Leader
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.00%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
1 4 (16.00%) WCF
1 4 (16.00%) WPF
1 4 (16.00%) Silverlight
1 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (16.00%) REST
2 3 (12.00%) JSON
3 2 (8.00%) Sass
3 2 (8.00%) HTML
3 2 (8.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (16.00%) Social Media
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (24.00%) Network Design
4 4 (16.00%) TDD
4 4 (16.00%) DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Web Design
6 1 (4.00%) Content Management
6 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Web Development
6 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.00%) PHP
2 4 (16.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) CCNP
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) iptables
2 1 (4.00%) Varnish
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Puppet
2 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco
1 6 (24.00%) Juniper
1 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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