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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 27 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing Open Source 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.52% 0.33% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 0.52% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.20 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-36.61% +77.50%
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
228 191 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 69.51% 63.25% 73.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 91 77
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 14 7
Average hourly rate £29.00 £21.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.88% -23.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.95 £23.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.92 £41.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Open Source Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 May 2015. 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
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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 2 - -
Open Source
West Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) PHPUnit
3 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) JSON
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 3 (27.27%) REST
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Cocoa
4 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) N-Tier
4 2 (18.18%) Core Animation
4 2 (18.18%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (9.09%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) PHPUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) iOS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) GIS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) JSON
1 3 (27.27%) REST
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) XML
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) Cocoa
2 2 (18.18%) Core Animation
2 2 (18.18%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) OpenGL
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) N-Tier
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (18.18%) iPhone
2 2 (18.18%) iPad
2 2 (18.18%) Animation
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
3 2 (18.18%) Use Case
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
1 3 (27.27%) IBM
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft