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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 36 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Open Source 1 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.35% 1.70% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 2.46% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Average daily rate - £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £405 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £71.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-47.18% +80.89%
Open Source
West Midlands

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
232 244 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 81.12% 69.12% 79.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 127 111
Average daily rate £400 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £518 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 45 22
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -5.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warwick -3 1 - - 4
Open Source
West Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) SAML
2 1 (25.00%) Smartcard
2 1 (25.00%) JAAS
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) E-business
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (25.00%) WCF

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (25.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (25.00%) Liferay
1 1 (25.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (25.00%) NSubstitute
1 1 (25.00%) NuGet
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL DBA
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) JAAS
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) JSF
1 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (25.00%) Ninject
1 1 (25.00%) OAuth
1 1 (25.00%) OpenID
1 1 (25.00%) SAML
1 1 (25.00%) SignalR
1 1 (25.00%) Underscore.js
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) BDD
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) E-business
1 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) OWASP
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Threat Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CSSLP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle