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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 64 84 85
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Contract jobs citing Open Source 19 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.46% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.14% 0.92% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 3
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£425 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 - £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 - £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £351 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.12% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £50.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+42.00% +37.93%
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
266 217 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.41% 16.80% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 95 92
Average daily rate £375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £208 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 38
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £42.50 £45.00
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 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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Guildford - 1 - - 2
Woking - 1 £425 -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Addlestone - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) Java
3 11 (35.48%) Python
3 11 (35.48%) Relational Database
4 10 (32.26%) Big Data
4 10 (32.26%) Analytics
4 10 (32.26%) SQL
4 10 (32.26%) OO
4 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) Hadoop
5 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
5 9 (29.03%) Perl
6 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
6 8 (25.81%) RDBMS
6 8 (25.81%) Project Management
6 8 (25.81%) Apache Pig
6 8 (25.81%) HBase
6 8 (25.81%) Apache Hive
7 7 (22.58%) REST
7 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database
7 7 (22.58%) PHP
7 7 (22.58%) Oracle
7 7 (22.58%) Sybase
7 7 (22.58%) DB2
7 7 (22.58%) Apache
7 7 (22.58%) OOP
8 6 (19.35%) MySQL
8 6 (19.35%) C++
8 6 (19.35%) Data Security
8 6 (19.35%) jQuery

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 8 (25.81%) Apache Pig
2 7 (22.58%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (6.45%) Confluence
4 1 (3.23%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.23%) nginx
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Project
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) PaaS
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (12.90%) PBX
2 4 (12.90%) VoIP
3 1 (3.23%) LDAP
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) Relational Database
2 10 (32.26%) Big Data
2 10 (32.26%) Hadoop
3 8 (25.81%) RDBMS
3 8 (25.81%) HBase
3 8 (25.81%) Apache Hive
4 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database
4 7 (22.58%) DB2
5 6 (19.35%) MySQL
5 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
5 6 (19.35%) RapidMiner
5 6 (19.35%) Couchbase
6 2 (6.45%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (3.23%) Redis
7 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.23%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) Mercurial
2 4 (12.90%) Selenium
2 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.90%) Hudson
2 4 (12.90%) PHPUnit
3 1 (3.23%) Introscope
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Technical Architect
2 8 (25.81%) Architect
3 6 (19.35%) PHP Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Technical Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (6.45%) Android Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) REST
2 6 (19.35%) jQuery
2 6 (19.35%) Natural Language Processing
3 5 (16.13%) Zend Framework
3 5 (16.13%) Web Services
4 4 (12.90%) HTML
5 3 (9.68%) Spring
5 3 (9.68%) CSS
6 2 (6.45%) Swing
6 2 (6.45%) JDBC
6 2 (6.45%) SOAP
6 2 (6.45%) STL
6 2 (6.45%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) XSD
6 2 (6.45%) .NET
6 2 (6.45%) WSDL
6 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (6.45%) Kafka
7 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
2 3 (9.68%) Android
2 3 (9.68%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) CentOS
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Analytics
1 10 (32.26%) OO
1 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
2 8 (25.81%) Project Management
3 7 (22.58%) OOP
4 6 (19.35%) Data Security
4 6 (19.35%) Scrum
4 6 (19.35%) Project Planning
4 6 (19.35%) MapReduce
5 4 (12.90%) Usability Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing
5 4 (12.90%) BDD
5 4 (12.90%) Cyber Security
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Java
2 11 (35.48%) Python
3 10 (32.26%) SQL
4 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 9 (29.03%) Perl
5 7 (22.58%) PHP
6 6 (19.35%) C++
6 6 (19.35%) R
7 4 (12.90%) C
8 1 (3.23%) Ruby
8 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) APMP
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) ZABBIX
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) logstash
2 1 (3.23%) Salt
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.23%) Nagios
2 1 (3.23%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle
1 7 (22.58%) Sybase
2 6 (19.35%) Zend
2 6 (19.35%) Tableau
2 6 (19.35%) Cloudera
3 1 (3.23%) CA
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
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