The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank - 31 32
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire - 1.64% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.12% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-40.14% +77.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
228 236 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 69.72% 77.63% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 101 72
Average daily rate £365 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 10
Average hourly rate £29.00 £21.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.88% -18.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Open Source across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Animation
3 2 (33.33%) Core Animation
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) iPad
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 2 (33.33%) Cocoa
3 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) iPhone
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Firmware
4 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) GIS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 1 (16.67%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) GIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Cocoa
2 2 (33.33%) Core Animation
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPhone
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (33.33%) Animation
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) GIS
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Phone
2 1 (16.67%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft