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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 80 80 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Open Source 10 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.79% 0.95% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.24% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
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£465 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £520 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-36.61% +77.50%
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
955 1045 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 75.02% 76.00% 74.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 597 430
Average daily rate £408 £390 £412
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.48% -5.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 56 43
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -29.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £52.50 £55.12
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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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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 +7 5 - -
Leatherhead - 2 £400 - 1
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 31 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (65.91%) Python
3 20 (45.45%) Linux
4 17 (38.64%) Ruby
5 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 14 (31.82%) HTML
6 14 (31.82%) CSS
6 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
6 14 (31.82%) jQuery
7 12 (27.27%) DevOps
8 10 (22.73%) R
8 10 (22.73%) REST
8 10 (22.73%) Analytics
8 10 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (22.73%) Web Development
8 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (22.73%) Hadoop
8 10 (22.73%) Retail
8 10 (22.73%) MATLAB
9 9 (20.45%) Perl
10 8 (18.18%) Project Management
10 8 (18.18%) Automated Testing
10 8 (18.18%) MVC
10 8 (18.18%) Integration Testing
10 8 (18.18%) Release Management
10 8 (18.18%) Build Automation
10 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
11 7 (15.91%) Puppet
11 7 (15.91%) Java
11 7 (15.91%) MySQL

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
1 3 (6.82%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.55%) Mule ESB
2 2 (4.55%) CMS
2 2 (4.55%) Apache
2 2 (4.55%) Mule
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.27%) Drupal
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.09%) PaaS
2 4 (9.09%) IaaS
2 4 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (6.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (4.55%) SaaS
4 2 (4.55%) GitHub
5 1 (2.27%) Office 365
5 1 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) DHCP
1 4 (9.09%) VPN
1 4 (9.09%) DNS
1 4 (9.09%) Firewall
2 3 (6.82%) Internet
3 2 (4.55%) LDAP
4 1 (2.27%) LAN
4 1 (2.27%) WAN
4 1 (2.27%) MPLS
4 1 (2.27%) SAN
4 1 (2.27%) SSH
4 1 (2.27%) VLAN
4 1 (2.27%) Network Security
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) Hadoop
2 7 (15.91%) MySQL
3 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.55%) Big Data
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Subversion
1 5 (11.36%) Maven
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.09%) JIRA
3 3 (6.82%) Ant
3 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.55%) Axure RP
4 2 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (2.27%) Introscope
5 1 (2.27%) RSpec
General
1 10 (22.73%) Retail
2 3 (6.82%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Billing
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Developer
2 8 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Data Scientist
3 7 (15.91%) Web Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.55%) UI Programmer
7 2 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.55%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.55%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) AWS Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) HTML
1 14 (31.82%) CSS
1 14 (31.82%) jQuery
2 10 (22.73%) REST
3 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 5 (11.36%) Natural Language Processing
4 5 (11.36%) Web Services
5 4 (9.09%) SOAP
6 3 (6.82%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (6.82%) HTML5
7 2 (4.55%) Velocity
7 2 (4.55%) OAuth
7 2 (4.55%) Struts
7 2 (4.55%) XML
7 2 (4.55%) Flash
7 2 (4.55%) XHTML
7 2 (4.55%) JMS
7 2 (4.55%) SAML
8 1 (2.27%) Middleware
8 1 (2.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Visualisation
1 5 (11.36%) Social Media
2 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) UNIX
4 1 (2.27%) VMS
4 1 (2.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
3 12 (27.27%) DevOps
4 10 (22.73%) Analytics
4 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (22.73%) Web Development
5 8 (18.18%) Project Management
5 8 (18.18%) MVC
5 8 (18.18%) Release Management
5 8 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Build Automation
5 8 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 5 (11.36%) Software Deployment
6 5 (11.36%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.82%) Web Application Development
7 3 (6.82%) Auto-Scaling
7 3 (6.82%) Scrum
8 2 (4.55%) Web Design
8 2 (4.55%) SOA
8 2 (4.55%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) Python
2 17 (38.64%) Ruby
3 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 10 (22.73%) MATLAB
4 10 (22.73%) R
5 9 (20.45%) Perl
6 7 (15.91%) Java
7 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.55%) C#
9 1 (2.27%) C++
9 1 (2.27%) C
9 1 (2.27%) PHP
9 1 (2.27%) SQL
9 1 (2.27%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) MCSE
1 1 (2.27%) MCSA
1 1 (2.27%) CCNP
1 1 (2.27%) CCNA
1 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.27%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.55%) vSphere
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) Varnish
3 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (15.91%) Puppet
3 2 (4.55%) CloudHub
4 1 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.27%) Ansible
4 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.27%) Nagios
4 1 (2.27%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.27%) SCOM
4 1 (2.27%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.55%) VMware
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) Adobe
2 2 (4.55%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix
3 1 (2.27%) CA
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Barracuda Networks