The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 29 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Open Source 1 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.41% - 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% - 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Median daily rate £425 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £46.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +11.37%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
169 203 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 69.83% 78.99% 80.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 135 152
Median daily rate £450 £370 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 10
Median hourly rate £15.00 £32.75 £13.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.19% +143.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £13.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (50.00%) Scala
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Service Design
5 1 (12.50%) Microservices
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Big Data
5 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
5 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (12.50%) Django
5 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (12.50%) Ansible
5 1 (12.50%) Flask

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Scala Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Python Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Scala Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Python Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Scala Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) Django
2 1 (12.50%) Flask
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) BDD
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Kanban
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Python
1 4 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cloudera