The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 72 78 80
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing Open Source 26 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.72% 0.83% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.75% 2.96% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 4
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£325 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £164 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £301 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £22.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+215.55% -40.00%
Open Source
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
452 371 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 29.87% 28.00% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 223 142
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £213 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £487 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 38
Average hourly rate £21.00 £27.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% -20.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.13 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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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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
Dorking -2 5 £275 -24.13% 4
Leatherhead -4 5 £190 - 2
Guildford -11 4 £368 +33.63% 3
Woking +4 3 £350 -
Godalming +12 1 £275 +129.16%
Addlestone - - - -
Egham - - - - 1
Redhill - - - - 1
Staines - - - - 1
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (54.35%) Linux
3 23 (50.00%) OO
3 23 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (45.65%) Python
5 19 (41.30%) PHP
5 19 (41.30%) HTML
5 19 (41.30%) CSS
6 18 (39.13%) Perl
7 16 (34.78%) jQuery
8 14 (30.43%) PHPUnit
9 13 (28.26%) Relational Database
9 13 (28.26%) Java
10 12 (26.09%) Zend
11 11 (23.91%) Ruby
11 11 (23.91%) MVC
12 10 (21.74%) C++
12 10 (21.74%) MySQL
12 10 (21.74%) BDD
12 10 (21.74%) Node.js
13 8 (17.39%) Project Management
13 8 (17.39%) SQL
13 8 (17.39%) Data Modelling
13 8 (17.39%) Zend Framework
13 8 (17.39%) Hadoop
13 8 (17.39%) HBase
13 8 (17.39%) Apache Hive
13 8 (17.39%) Big Data
13 8 (17.39%) Analytics
13 8 (17.39%) Apache Pig

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 10 (21.74%) Node.js
2 8 (17.39%) Apache Pig
3 7 (15.22%) Apache
4 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.35%) Drupal
4 2 (4.35%) WordPress
4 2 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.17%) JBoss
5 1 (2.17%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Project
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) PaaS
2 1 (2.17%) IaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (10.87%) PBX
2 5 (10.87%) VoIP
2 5 (10.87%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) Relational Database
2 10 (21.74%) MySQL
3 8 (17.39%) Hadoop
3 8 (17.39%) Apache Hive
3 8 (17.39%) HBase
3 8 (17.39%) Big Data
4 7 (15.22%) DB2
4 7 (15.22%) RDBMS
4 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database
5 6 (13.04%) NoSQL
5 6 (13.04%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.17%) Redis
6 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) PHPUnit
2 7 (15.22%) Selenium
3 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.87%) Mercurial
5 4 (8.70%) JIRA
5 4 (8.70%) Hudson
6 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.17%) RSpec
7 1 (2.17%) JUnit
7 1 (2.17%) Introscope
7 1 (2.17%) Subversion
7 1 (2.17%) Maven
7 1 (2.17%) Mockito
7 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.17%) PhantomJS
7 1 (2.17%) CasperJS
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
1 2 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (65.22%) Developer
2 18 (39.13%) PHP Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Senior Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Technical Architect
4 8 (17.39%) Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Technical Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Android Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (4.35%) WordPress Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) ScrumMaster
9 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) HTML
1 19 (41.30%) CSS
2 16 (34.78%) jQuery
3 8 (17.39%) Zend Framework
4 6 (13.04%) Natural Language Processing
4 6 (13.04%) REST
5 5 (10.87%) CSS3
5 5 (10.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 5 (10.87%) HTML5
5 5 (10.87%) STL
6 3 (6.52%) Web Services
6 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.35%) Spring
7 2 (4.35%) .NET
7 2 (4.35%) Symfony
8 1 (2.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (2.17%) JPA
8 1 (2.17%) RESTful
8 1 (2.17%) WebKit
8 1 (2.17%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Mobile App
1 6 (13.04%) Data Structures
1 6 (13.04%) Algorithms
2 5 (10.87%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) UNIX
3 5 (10.87%) Android
4 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.17%) Windows
5 1 (2.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (50.00%) OO
3 11 (23.91%) MVC
4 10 (21.74%) BDD
5 8 (17.39%) Data Modelling
5 8 (17.39%) Project Management
5 8 (17.39%) Analytics
6 7 (15.22%) OOP
6 7 (15.22%) TDD
7 6 (13.04%) Project Planning
7 6 (13.04%) Data Security
7 6 (13.04%) MapReduce
8 5 (10.87%) Software Architecture
8 5 (10.87%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (10.87%) Scrum
8 5 (10.87%) Usability Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Multithreading
8 5 (10.87%) Automated Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (45.65%) Python
3 19 (41.30%) PHP
4 18 (39.13%) Perl
5 13 (28.26%) Java
6 11 (23.91%) Ruby
7 10 (21.74%) C++
8 8 (17.39%) SQL
9 6 (13.04%) R
10 4 (8.70%) C
11 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) APMP
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) VirtualBox
1 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) logstash
2 1 (2.17%) Nagios
2 1 (2.17%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Zend
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
2 7 (15.22%) Sybase
3 6 (13.04%) Tableau
3 6 (13.04%) RapidMiner
3 6 (13.04%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) CA
Dorking, Surrey
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorking
Annapurna
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Leatherhead
Annapurna
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 12 days ago