The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 40 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Open Source 6 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.74% 1.86% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 2.29% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Median daily rate £325 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -52.46%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
288 306 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 83.72% 81.38% 82.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 231 257
Median daily rate £413 £375 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Median hourly rate £33.75 £10.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -38.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £10.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £80.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Open Source across the Swindon region.

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Open Source across the Swindon region.

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 11 (64.71%) Java
1 11 (64.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (35.29%) Ansible
2 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
3 5 (29.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
3 5 (29.41%) DevOps
4 4 (23.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (23.53%) LXC
4 4 (23.53%) CoreOS
4 4 (23.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (23.53%) Auto-Scaling
4 4 (23.53%) SonarQube
4 4 (23.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (23.53%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (23.53%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (23.53%) Terraform
4 4 (23.53%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (23.53%) Artifactory
4 4 (23.53%) VirtualBox
4 4 (23.53%) SoapUI
4 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
4 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 4 (23.53%) OSSEC
4 4 (23.53%) Confluence

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon S3
2 4 (23.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (23.53%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (23.53%) Route 53
2 4 (23.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (17.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
1 4 (23.53%) SSL
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
1 4 (23.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
1 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
1 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (23.53%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (23.53%) Artifactory
2 4 (23.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (23.53%) Bitbucket
2 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) JIRA
2 4 (23.53%) Maven
2 4 (23.53%) Selenium
2 4 (23.53%) SoapUI
2 4 (23.53%) SonarQube
2 4 (23.53%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (23.53%) Vagrant
2 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
3 3 (17.65%) Ant
3 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
3 3 (17.65%) GitLab
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Test Leader
4 2 (11.76%) UI Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Principal Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (23.53%) SOAP
2 3 (17.65%) REST
2 3 (17.65%) Spring
3 2 (11.76%) OpenGL
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) Middleware
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) Sass
4 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) CentOS
1 4 (23.53%) CoreOS
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) Auto-Scaling
3 4 (23.53%) BDD
3 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) OOD
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) API Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (5.88%) Line Management
6 1 (5.88%) Microservices
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
3 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Python
3 4 (23.53%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) C
4 2 (11.76%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Docker
1 4 (23.53%) LXC
1 4 (23.53%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Ansible
2 4 (23.53%) Nagios
2 4 (23.53%) OSSEC
2 4 (23.53%) Terraform
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) New Relic
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) webMethods