The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
UK / Wales
Rank 43 66 60
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -6
Contract jobs citing Open Source 21 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.12% 0.90% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 1.01% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 6
Median daily rate £475 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £358 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £481 £494
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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
546 593 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 81.13% 88.64% 74.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 428 302
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £239 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 27 17
Median hourly rate £20.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.44% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £13.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +23 9 £450 +18.42% 3
West Wales - 9 £475 -
Open Source
UK

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wales region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 64 (77.11%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (75.90%) Java
3 55 (66.27%) Jenkins
4 47 (56.63%) Amazon AWS
5 46 (55.42%) Web Services
6 40 (48.19%) Ansible
7 39 (46.99%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (45.78%) REST
9 36 (43.37%) Security Cleared
10 31 (37.35%) JavaScript
11 30 (36.14%) Domain-Driven Design
12 29 (34.94%) Configuration Management
13 27 (32.53%) SC Cleared
14 26 (31.33%) Relational Database
15 24 (28.92%) RESTful
16 22 (26.51%) Software Engineering
17 20 (24.10%) DevOps
18 19 (22.89%) TDD
18 19 (22.89%) Linux
19 18 (21.69%) BDD
20 16 (19.28%) Git (software)
20 16 (19.28%) Software Delivery
20 16 (19.28%) Scrum
21 14 (16.87%) Python
21 14 (16.87%) Scala
22 12 (14.46%) MongoDB
22 12 (14.46%) NoSQL
22 12 (14.46%) Maven
22 12 (14.46%) Kanban
23 11 (13.25%) Microservices

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 7 (8.43%) Apache
2 6 (7.23%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (7.23%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.02%) Confluence
3 5 (6.02%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.82%) Liferay
5 3 (3.61%) IIS
5 3 (3.61%) Jetty
5 3 (3.61%) Mongrel
5 3 (3.61%) nginx
5 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.61%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.41%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.20%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (56.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.82%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (4.82%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.61%) Google App Engine
3 3 (3.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.41%) PaaS
5 1 (1.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.20%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.20%) Route 53
5 1 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) SSL
2 4 (4.82%) DSL
2 4 (4.82%) HTTP
2 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.61%) DHCP
3 3 (3.61%) DNS
3 3 (3.61%) FTP
3 3 (3.61%) IPsec
4 1 (1.20%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.33%) Relational Database
2 12 (14.46%) MongoDB
2 12 (14.46%) NoSQL
3 8 (9.64%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (8.43%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (6.02%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.61%) Big Data
7 2 (2.41%) Event Store
7 2 (2.41%) HBase
8 1 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.20%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.20%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 55 (66.27%) Jenkins
2 16 (19.28%) Git (software)
3 12 (14.46%) Maven
4 6 (7.23%) Bitbucket
4 6 (7.23%) JIRA
4 6 (7.23%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (6.02%) Ant
5 5 (6.02%) ClearCase
5 5 (6.02%) ClearQuest
6 4 (4.82%) JUnit
7 3 (3.61%) Travis CI
8 2 (2.41%) CA Gen
8 2 (2.41%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.41%) Selenium
9 1 (1.20%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.20%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.61%) Advertising
2 3 (3.61%) Electronics
2 3 (3.61%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (61.45%) Developer
2 31 (37.35%) Java Developer
3 19 (22.89%) Cloud Developer
4 16 (19.28%) Applications Developer
5 12 (14.46%) AWS Developer
5 12 (14.46%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Java Applications Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Agile Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Scala Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.82%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Build and Release Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Build Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Java Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Release Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (55.42%) Web Services
2 38 (45.78%) REST
3 24 (28.92%) RESTful
4 9 (10.84%) Spring
5 8 (9.64%) HTML
6 6 (7.23%) CSS
7 5 (6.02%) JSON
8 4 (4.82%) .NET
8 4 (4.82%) J2EE
8 4 (4.82%) Play Framework
8 4 (4.82%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (4.82%) Swagger
9 3 (3.61%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (3.61%) HTML5
9 3 (3.61%) Servlets
10 2 (2.41%) Kafka
10 2 (2.41%) Node.js
10 2 (2.41%) RAML
10 2 (2.41%) Spring MVC
11 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.89%) Linux
2 3 (3.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (77.11%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (46.99%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (36.14%) Domain-Driven Design
4 29 (34.94%) Configuration Management
5 22 (26.51%) Software Engineering
6 20 (24.10%) DevOps
7 19 (22.89%) TDD
8 18 (21.69%) BDD
9 16 (19.28%) Scrum
9 16 (19.28%) Software Delivery
10 12 (14.46%) Kanban
11 11 (13.25%) Microservices
12 9 (10.84%) High Availability
13 8 (9.64%) SOA
14 6 (7.23%) Continuous Delivery
14 6 (7.23%) Dependency Management
14 6 (7.23%) Technical Architecture
15 4 (4.82%) API Design
15 4 (4.82%) Automated Testing
15 4 (4.82%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 63 (75.90%) Java
2 31 (37.35%) JavaScript
3 14 (16.87%) Python
3 14 (16.87%) Scala
4 10 (12.05%) SQL
5 6 (7.23%) Perl
6 5 (6.02%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.61%) Ruby
8 2 (2.41%) R
9 1 (1.20%) Go
Qualifications
1 36 (43.37%) Security Cleared
2 27 (32.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) CEH
3 1 (1.20%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (1.20%) CISSP
3 1 (1.20%) CREST Certified
3 1 (1.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.61%) Xen
2 2 (2.41%) Docker
3 1 (1.20%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 40 (48.19%) Ansible
2 7 (8.43%) Puppet
3 6 (7.23%) Terraform
4 4 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.61%) Marathon
5 3 (3.61%) Mesos
5 3 (3.61%) Rundeck
6 1 (1.20%) Fluentd
6 1 (1.20%) Grafana
6 1 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.20%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (7.23%) Atlassian
1 6 (7.23%) Sonatype
2 4 (4.82%) Cloudera
3 3 (3.61%) Google
3 3 (3.61%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.61%) SAP
3 3 (3.61%) Splunk
3 3 (3.61%) VMware
4 2 (2.41%) CA
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle
5 1 (1.20%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.20%) HP
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