The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 88 74 92
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Contract jobs citing Open Source 16 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.21% 1.46% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 1.87% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Average daily rate £419 £445 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.89% +48.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -36.61%
Open Source
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1077 1072 1129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.41% 78.31% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 592 633
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 31 51
Average hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +56.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.44 £18.15 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £51.88 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Staines -2 6 £600 - 1
Leatherhead -31 2 - - 3
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 43 (68.25%) Linux
2 41 (65.08%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (52.38%) Ruby
4 32 (50.79%) Unix
5 31 (49.21%) Java
5 31 (49.21%) SQL
6 28 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 28 (44.44%) NoSQL
7 27 (42.86%) Windows
8 25 (39.68%) OO
8 25 (39.68%) REST
8 25 (39.68%) Amazon AWS
9 24 (38.10%) JSON
9 24 (38.10%) OOD
10 23 (36.51%) Node.js
11 22 (34.92%) MongoDB
11 22 (34.92%) Express
11 22 (34.92%) Continuous Delivery
11 22 (34.92%) Pair Programming
11 22 (34.92%) MVC
12 20 (31.75%) User Experience
12 20 (31.75%) Puppet
13 17 (26.98%) DevOps
14 16 (25.40%) Oracle
15 13 (20.63%) DHCP
15 13 (20.63%) DNS
15 13 (20.63%) Git (software)
15 13 (20.63%) Data Centre
16 12 (19.05%) Red Hat
16 12 (19.05%) Middleware

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 23 (36.51%) Node.js
2 5 (7.94%) Apache Solr
2 5 (7.94%) Drupal
3 4 (6.35%) IIS
3 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.76%) CMS
4 3 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.76%) Liferay
4 3 (4.76%) Mule
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (4.76%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.17%) Apache
6 1 (1.59%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (39.68%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (6.35%) IaaS
3 4 (6.35%) PaaS
4 3 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.17%) Force.com
5 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.63%) DHCP
1 13 (20.63%) DNS
2 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.35%) Firewall
3 4 (6.35%) LAN
3 4 (6.35%) MPLS
3 4 (6.35%) Network Security
3 4 (6.35%) VLAN
3 4 (6.35%) VPN
3 4 (6.35%) WAN
4 3 (4.76%) HTTP
5 1 (1.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 22 (34.92%) MongoDB
3 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 7 (11.11%) MySQL
5 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.35%) Couchbase
7 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
8 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (20.63%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.87%) Jenkins
3 9 (14.29%) RSpec
4 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.17%) Subversion
5 1 (1.59%) CasperJS
5 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.59%) JIRA
5 1 (1.59%) PhantomJS
5 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Electronics
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (47.62%) Developer
2 22 (34.92%) Node.js Developer
3 13 (20.63%) Architect
4 12 (19.05%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (15.87%) Administrator
5 10 (15.87%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (12.70%) AWS Administrator
6 8 (12.70%) Lead Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Team Leader
6 8 (12.70%) Technical Leader
7 7 (11.11%) Technical Developer
7 7 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
8 6 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
10 4 (6.35%) Applications Support
10 4 (6.35%) Support Analyst
10 4 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (6.35%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.68%) REST
2 24 (38.10%) JSON
3 22 (34.92%) Express
4 12 (19.05%) Middleware
5 11 (17.46%) HTML
6 10 (15.87%) Web Services
7 8 (12.70%) CSS
8 5 (7.94%) HTML5
9 4 (6.35%) Ajax
9 4 (6.35%) ELK Stack
9 4 (6.35%) RESTful
9 4 (6.35%) XML
10 3 (4.76%) Hibernate
10 3 (4.76%) J2EE
10 3 (4.76%) Lucene
10 3 (4.76%) PhoneGap
10 3 (4.76%) Spring
11 2 (3.17%) Drush
11 2 (3.17%) Symfony
11 2 (3.17%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.75%) User Experience
2 13 (20.63%) Data Centre
3 11 (17.46%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (6.35%) Replication
5 2 (3.17%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.17%) Social Media
6 1 (1.59%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 43 (68.25%) Linux
2 32 (50.79%) Unix
3 27 (42.86%) Windows
4 4 (6.35%) VMS
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.76%) CentOS
6 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (65.08%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.68%) OO
3 24 (38.10%) OOD
4 22 (34.92%) Continuous Delivery
4 22 (34.92%) MVC
4 22 (34.92%) Pair Programming
5 17 (26.98%) DevOps
6 9 (14.29%) Web Development
7 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 6 (9.52%) TDD
9 5 (7.94%) BDD
9 5 (7.94%) Migration
10 4 (6.35%) Analytics
10 4 (6.35%) Change Control
10 4 (6.35%) Data Modelling
10 4 (6.35%) Scrum
10 4 (6.35%) SOA
10 4 (6.35%) Software Deployment
10 4 (6.35%) Use Case
11 3 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 33 (52.38%) Ruby
2 31 (49.21%) Java
2 31 (49.21%) SQL
3 28 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.70%) PowerShell
5 5 (7.94%) PHP
6 4 (6.35%) C++
6 4 (6.35%) VB
7 3 (4.76%) C
8 2 (3.17%) Apex Code
8 2 (3.17%) SOQL
8 2 (3.17%) SOSL
9 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) MCP
2 4 (6.35%) MCSA
2 4 (6.35%) MCSE
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) Varnish
3 1 (1.59%) Docker
3 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (31.75%) Puppet
2 7 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.94%) Nagios
4 4 (6.35%) Cacti
4 4 (6.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (6.35%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (6.35%) NetBackup
4 4 (6.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (6.35%) SCOM
4 4 (6.35%) Tivoli
4 4 (6.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Oracle
2 12 (19.05%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.35%) Barracuda Networks
3 4 (6.35%) Cisco
3 4 (6.35%) CommVault
3 4 (6.35%) Intel Security
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.35%) Rackspace
3 4 (6.35%) Symantec
4 3 (4.76%) Endeca
4 3 (4.76%) hybris
4 3 (4.76%) TIBCO
4 3 (4.76%) VMware
4 3 (4.76%) WSO2
5 2 (3.17%) Omniture
5 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.17%) Zend
6 1 (1.59%) SAP