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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 14 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing Open Source 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 3.91% 2.53% 1.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.11% 10.26% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £520 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-36.61% +77.50%
Open Source
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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
45 39 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 35.16% 24.68% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 6
Average daily rate £480 £360 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £520 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

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 22 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (80.00%) PaaS
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Software Deployment
2 4 (80.00%) IaaS
2 4 (80.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
3 3 (60.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Ant
3 3 (60.00%) Maven
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) PaaS
2 4 (80.00%) IaaS
2 4 (80.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) SSH
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) Ant
1 3 (60.00%) Maven
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (60.00%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenServer
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks