The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT contracts advertised for the Staines 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 2014 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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 20 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Open Source 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 2.26% 0.68% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.89% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.20% +7.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £50.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+42.00% +33.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Staines region.

Miscellaneous Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
38 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 28.57% 16.89% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 8
Average daily rate £350 £400 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +30.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £350 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £450 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £46.50 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Data Modelling
2 8 (88.89%) Hadoop
2 8 (88.89%) Apache Hive
2 8 (88.89%) HBase
2 8 (88.89%) Big Data
2 8 (88.89%) Analytics
2 8 (88.89%) Apache Pig
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database
3 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
3 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
3 7 (77.78%) Perl
3 7 (77.78%) OOP
3 7 (77.78%) OO
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle
3 7 (77.78%) Sybase
3 7 (77.78%) DB2
4 6 (66.67%) Data Security
4 6 (66.67%) Project Management
4 6 (66.67%) Cloudera
4 6 (66.67%) Couchbase
4 6 (66.67%) NoSQL
4 6 (66.67%) R
4 6 (66.67%) Natural Language Processing
4 6 (66.67%) MapReduce
4 6 (66.67%) Tableau
4 6 (66.67%) RapidMiner

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 8 (88.89%) Apache Pig
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Hadoop
1 8 (88.89%) Apache Hive
1 8 (88.89%) HBase
1 8 (88.89%) Big Data
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database
2 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
2 7 (77.78%) DB2
2 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
3 6 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 6 (66.67%) Couchbase
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Architect
1 8 (88.89%) Technical Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Technical Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Data Modelling
1 8 (88.89%) Analytics
2 7 (77.78%) OOP
2 7 (77.78%) OO
3 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 6 (66.67%) Data Security
3 6 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 6 (66.67%) MapReduce
4 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) R
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) HAProxy
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
1 7 (77.78%) Sybase
2 6 (66.67%) Tableau
2 6 (66.67%) RapidMiner
2 6 (66.67%) Cloudera