The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 36 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Open Source 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.63% 1.18% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.67% 4.62% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £351 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.12% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £50.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+42.00% +37.93%
Open Source
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
90 65 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 24.39% 25.49% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 28 30
Average daily rate £355 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £158 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £394 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £29.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% -27.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.71 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £26.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -39.65%

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 Miscellaneous 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
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 21 August 2014. 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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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
Leamington Spa -6 1 £400 -
Warwick -7 1 - -
Open Source
West Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) PeopleSoft
2 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) SOAP
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) Middleware
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Google
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Google Maps API
3 3 (30.00%) Network Management
3 3 (30.00%) Tableau
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Broadband
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Broadband
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Enterprise Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) SOAP
1 4 (40.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) Google Maps API
2 3 (30.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (10.00%) KML
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
3 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) OAuth
3 1 (10.00%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Information Security
1 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (30.00%) Network Management
2 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CITP
2 1 (10.00%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) PeopleSoft
2 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) Google
3 3 (30.00%) Tableau
4 1 (10.00%) Business Objects