The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 14 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Open Source 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 7.14% 2.86% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.38% 3.33% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £248 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £405 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £71.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-47.18% +80.89%
Open Source
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
32 30 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 76.19% 85.71% 89.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 26
Average daily rate £400 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Military
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Cloudera
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (66.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Data Network Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Network Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) Cloudera
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos