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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
UK / Wales
Rank 31 62 54
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -8
Contract jobs citing Open Source 31 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.87% 1.01% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.11% 1.21% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 6
Median daily rate £500 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £354 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £422 £569
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £46.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +11.37%

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
507 496 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 79.72% 83.36% 75.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 366 300
Median daily rate £405 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £237 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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
West Wales 0 18 £475 - 1
South Wales +14 9 £475 +25.00% 1
Open Source
UK

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 68 (76.40%) Java
2 66 (74.16%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (61.80%) Jenkins
4 50 (56.18%) Web Services
5 48 (53.93%) Amazon AWS
6 47 (52.81%) REST
7 44 (49.44%) Continuous Integration
8 43 (48.31%) Ansible
9 38 (42.70%) Domain-Driven Design
10 33 (37.08%) JavaScript
11 32 (35.96%) Security Cleared
12 28 (31.46%) Relational Database
13 25 (28.09%) RESTful
13 25 (28.09%) Configuration Management
14 24 (26.97%) SC Cleared
15 23 (25.84%) Software Engineering
16 21 (23.60%) TDD
17 20 (22.47%) BDD
18 16 (17.98%) Software Delivery
19 15 (16.85%) Scrum
19 15 (16.85%) Scala
20 13 (14.61%) Linux
21 12 (13.48%) DevOps
21 12 (13.48%) Python
21 12 (13.48%) HTML
21 12 (13.48%) Kanban
22 11 (12.36%) SQL
22 11 (12.36%) NoSQL
23 10 (11.24%) High Availability
23 10 (11.24%) 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 6 (6.74%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (4.49%) Apache
2 4 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.49%) Liferay
3 3 (3.37%) Confluence
4 2 (2.25%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.12%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.12%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (53.93%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.25%) PaaS
3 1 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) SSL
2 1 (1.12%) HTTP
2 1 (1.12%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.46%) Relational Database
2 11 (12.36%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.11%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.99%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (6.74%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.62%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.37%) Big Data
7 3 (3.37%) HBase
8 2 (2.25%) Event Store
9 1 (1.12%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.12%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 55 (61.80%) Jenkins
2 10 (11.24%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.11%) Maven
4 4 (4.49%) JUnit
5 3 (3.37%) Bitbucket
5 3 (3.37%) JIRA
5 3 (3.37%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.25%) Ant
6 2 (2.25%) ClearCase
6 2 (2.25%) ClearQuest
7 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.12%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.12%) Selenium
7 1 (1.12%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.49%) Finance
3 3 (3.37%) Advertising
3 3 (3.37%) Electronics
3 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (65.17%) Developer
2 39 (43.82%) Java Developer
3 19 (21.35%) Cloud Developer
4 16 (17.98%) Applications Developer
5 13 (14.61%) AWS Developer
5 13 (14.61%) Software Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Java Applications Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Agile Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Java Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Scala Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.49%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) CRM Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) Functional Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.37%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (56.18%) Web Services
2 47 (52.81%) REST
3 25 (28.09%) RESTful
4 12 (13.48%) HTML
5 9 (10.11%) Spring
6 7 (7.87%) HTML5
6 7 (7.87%) JSON
7 6 (6.74%) CSS
8 5 (5.62%) Play Framework
8 5 (5.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (4.49%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (4.49%) Swagger
10 3 (3.37%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (2.25%) Kafka
11 2 (2.25%) Node.js
11 2 (2.25%) RAML
12 1 (1.12%) Akka
12 1 (1.12%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.12%) CSS3
12 1 (1.12%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.12%) Credit Risk
2 1 (1.12%) Cryptography
2 1 (1.12%) Economics
2 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.12%) Statistics
2 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.61%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (74.16%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (49.44%) Continuous Integration
3 38 (42.70%) Domain-Driven Design
4 25 (28.09%) Configuration Management
5 23 (25.84%) Software Engineering
6 21 (23.60%) TDD
7 20 (22.47%) BDD
8 16 (17.98%) Software Delivery
9 15 (16.85%) Scrum
10 12 (13.48%) DevOps
10 12 (13.48%) Kanban
11 10 (11.24%) High Availability
11 10 (11.24%) Microservices
11 10 (11.24%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (8.99%) SOA
13 6 (6.74%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (6.74%) Dependency Management
14 5 (5.62%) API Design
14 5 (5.62%) OO
15 4 (4.49%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 68 (76.40%) Java
2 33 (37.08%) JavaScript
3 15 (16.85%) Scala
4 12 (13.48%) Python
5 11 (12.36%) SQL
6 5 (5.62%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.37%) Ruby
8 2 (2.25%) Perl
9 1 (1.12%) Go
9 1 (1.12%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.12%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (35.96%) Security Cleared
2 24 (26.97%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) CEH
3 1 (1.12%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (1.12%) CISSP
3 1 (1.12%) CREST Certified
3 1 (1.12%) Degree
3 1 (1.12%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 43 (48.31%) Ansible
2 3 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.37%) Puppet
3 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (5.62%) Cloudera
2 4 (4.49%) hybris
3 3 (3.37%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.37%) SAP
3 3 (3.37%) Sonatype
3 3 (3.37%) Splunk
4 1 (1.12%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.12%) HP
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
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