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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 62 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Contract jobs citing Open Source 26 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.89% 0.55% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.62% 2.02% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 3
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£430 £344 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.09% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £275 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £457 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.70% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £26.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+60.57% -20.00%
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
393 346 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.50% 27.18% 21.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 179 131
Average daily rate £398 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £202 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 41
Average hourly rate £31.75 £16.25 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.38% -42.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £11.25 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £40.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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
Woking +11 5 £475 +46.15% 1
Godalming - 1 £250 -
Leatherhead - 1 £430 - 3
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Staines - - - -
Addlestone - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Dorking - - - - 1
Egham - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Guildford - - - - 3
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (58.49%) JavaScript
2 31 (58.49%) CSS
3 30 (56.60%) HTML
4 25 (47.17%) jQuery
5 23 (43.40%) Python
6 22 (41.51%) Linux
7 18 (33.96%) PHP
7 18 (33.96%) Ruby
8 17 (32.08%) Perl
8 17 (32.08%) MVC
9 14 (26.42%) OO
10 13 (24.53%) DevOps
11 12 (22.64%) MySQL
12 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (20.75%) PHPUnit
13 10 (18.87%) HTML5
13 10 (18.87%) Node.js
13 10 (18.87%) REST
13 10 (18.87%) Automated Testing
13 10 (18.87%) Web Development
13 10 (18.87%) Configuration Management
14 8 (15.09%) Project Management
14 8 (15.09%) Release Management
14 8 (15.09%) Integration Testing
14 8 (15.09%) Zend
14 8 (15.09%) CSS3
14 8 (15.09%) Build Automation
14 8 (15.09%) Opscode Chef
15 7 (13.21%) Responsive Web Design

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (18.87%) Node.js
2 5 (9.43%) Drupal
3 3 (5.66%) Apache
4 2 (3.77%) CMS
4 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.77%) Mule
4 2 (3.77%) WordPress
5 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.89%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) GitHub
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) PBX
2 2 (3.77%) VoIP
2 2 (3.77%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (1.89%) SAN
3 1 (1.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) MySQL
2 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.89%) Redis
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) PHPUnit
2 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.55%) Selenium
4 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.66%) Subversion
4 3 (5.66%) Maven
5 2 (3.77%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (3.77%) JIRA
5 2 (3.77%) Axure RP
5 2 (3.77%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.89%) RSpec
6 1 (1.89%) Mockito
6 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.89%) Hudson
6 1 (1.89%) PhantomJS
6 1 (1.89%) CasperJS
6 1 (1.89%) Introscope
6 1 (1.89%) JUnit
General
1 3 (5.66%) Publishing
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (67.92%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) PHP Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Web Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Senior Developer
4 8 (15.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Android Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Drupal Developer
7 3 (5.66%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 2 (3.77%) UI Programmer
8 2 (3.77%) WordPress Developer
8 2 (3.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (3.77%) UI Developer
8 2 (3.77%) DevOps Consultant
9 1 (1.89%) Designer
9 1 (1.89%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (58.49%) CSS
2 30 (56.60%) HTML
3 25 (47.17%) jQuery
4 10 (18.87%) HTML5
4 10 (18.87%) REST
5 8 (15.09%) CSS3
6 6 (11.32%) Web Services
6 6 (11.32%) AngularJS
7 5 (9.43%) LAMP
7 5 (9.43%) SOAP
8 4 (7.55%) STL
8 4 (7.55%) Zend Framework
8 4 (7.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (5.66%) XHTML
10 2 (3.77%) JMS
10 2 (3.77%) XML
10 2 (3.77%) Struts
10 2 (3.77%) SAML
10 2 (3.77%) Flash
10 2 (3.77%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.55%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) W3C
4 1 (1.89%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) UNIX
3 4 (7.55%) Android
4 2 (3.77%) Windows
4 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.77%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.08%) MVC
3 14 (26.42%) OO
4 13 (24.53%) DevOps
5 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (18.87%) Automated Testing
6 10 (18.87%) Web Development
6 10 (18.87%) Configuration Management
7 8 (15.09%) Project Management
7 8 (15.09%) Release Management
7 8 (15.09%) Integration Testing
7 8 (15.09%) Build Automation
8 7 (13.21%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (13.21%) BDD
9 6 (11.32%) Scrum
9 6 (11.32%) TDD
10 5 (9.43%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (7.55%) Multithreading
11 4 (7.55%) Kanban
11 4 (7.55%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (58.49%) JavaScript
2 23 (43.40%) Python
3 18 (33.96%) PHP
3 18 (33.96%) Ruby
4 17 (32.08%) Perl
5 7 (13.21%) Java
6 6 (11.32%) C++
7 2 (3.77%) SQL
8 1 (1.89%) Scala
8 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
1 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Varnish
2 1 (1.89%) vSphere
2 1 (1.89%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.89%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.66%) Puppet
3 2 (3.77%) Nagios
4 1 (1.89%) CA Wily
4 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.89%) logstash
4 1 (1.89%) Graphite
4 1 (1.89%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.89%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Zend
2 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.77%) Adobe
4 1 (1.89%) CA
4 1 (1.89%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
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