The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Surrey region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 66 78 88
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Contract jobs citing Open Source 20 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.58% 0.32% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.10% 1.95% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +70.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +17.74%
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%
Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
247 205 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.51% 16.52% 19.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 80 106
Average daily rate £367 £388 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.22% +15.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £172 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 26
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.88 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
Open Source
South East

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(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
Woking +3 2 £425 - 1
Guildford - 1 - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) Java
3 10 (38.46%) Python
3 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) Hadoop
3 10 (38.46%) Big Data
3 10 (38.46%) Analytics
4 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) Perl
4 9 (34.62%) OO
4 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
5 8 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 8 (30.77%) RDBMS
5 8 (30.77%) Project Management
5 8 (30.77%) Apache Pig
5 8 (30.77%) HBase
5 8 (30.77%) Apache Hive
6 7 (26.92%) OOP
6 7 (26.92%) Oracle
6 7 (26.92%) Sybase
6 7 (26.92%) DB2
6 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database
7 6 (23.08%) Couchbase
7 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 6 (23.08%) Apache
7 6 (23.08%) Data Security
7 6 (23.08%) Scrum
7 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
7 6 (23.08%) RapidMiner
7 6 (23.08%) R

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (30.77%) Apache Pig
2 6 (23.08%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) Confluence
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.85%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Project
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) PaaS
1 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (11.54%) PBX
2 3 (11.54%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) Hadoop
1 10 (38.46%) Big Data
2 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
3 8 (30.77%) HBase
3 8 (30.77%) Apache Hive
3 8 (30.77%) RDBMS
4 7 (26.92%) DB2
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database
5 6 (23.08%) Couchbase
5 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
5 6 (23.08%) RapidMiner
6 4 (15.38%) MySQL
7 2 (7.69%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (3.85%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) Selenium
2 3 (11.54%) Mercurial
2 3 (11.54%) PHPUnit
2 3 (11.54%) Hudson
2 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Introscope
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Technical Architect
2 8 (30.77%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Technical Architect
3 4 (15.38%) PHP Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Android Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) REST
1 6 (23.08%) Natural Language Processing
1 6 (23.08%) MapReduce
2 5 (19.23%) Web Services
3 4 (15.38%) Zend Framework
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 3 (11.54%) Spring
5 2 (7.69%) Kafka
5 2 (7.69%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) XSD
5 2 (7.69%) Swing
5 2 (7.69%) WSDL
5 2 (7.69%) HTML
5 2 (7.69%) JDBC
5 2 (7.69%) SOAP
5 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.85%) STL
6 1 (3.85%) .NET
6 1 (3.85%) CSS
6 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Android
3 2 (7.69%) UNIX
4 1 (3.85%) CentOS
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Analytics
2 9 (34.62%) OO
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 7 (26.92%) OOP
5 6 (23.08%) Data Security
5 6 (23.08%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) Project Planning
6 4 (15.38%) Cyber Security
6 4 (15.38%) BDD
7 3 (11.54%) Usability Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.69%) Logistics
8 2 (7.69%) Refactoring
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) Python
3 9 (34.62%) Perl
4 6 (23.08%) R
4 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 5 (19.23%) PHP
6 4 (15.38%) C++
7 3 (11.54%) C
8 1 (3.85%) Ruby
8 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) APMP
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle
1 7 (26.92%) Sybase
2 6 (23.08%) Tableau
2 6 (23.08%) Cloudera
3 4 (15.38%) Zend
4 1 (3.85%) JBoss
4 1 (3.85%) CA
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