The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 9 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -
Contract jobs citing Open Source 97 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.95% 0.69% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.46% 0.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 21 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -36.61%
Open Source
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
671 491 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 89.59% 84.51% 76.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 328 170
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 14
Average hourly rate £43.00 £44.90 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.23% +79.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £20.00 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £50.00 £38.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Worthing - 78 £450 - 4
Crawley - 8 £425 -
Gatwick 0 2 £438 -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

1 107 (98.17%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (71.56%) Automated Testing
2 78 (71.56%) Java
3 74 (67.89%) Ruby
4 73 (66.97%) Scala
5 70 (64.22%) REST
6 68 (62.39%) Python
7 67 (61.47%) JSON
8 66 (60.55%) Git (software)
8 66 (60.55%) HTML
8 66 (60.55%) CSS
8 66 (60.55%) Scrum
9 65 (59.63%) JUnit
9 65 (59.63%) HTTP
9 65 (59.63%) Ajax
9 65 (59.63%) CSS3
9 65 (59.63%) HTML5
9 65 (59.63%) Jenkins
10 64 (58.72%) Subversion
11 63 (57.80%) Continuous Integration
11 63 (57.80%) Play Framework
12 62 (56.88%) Django
12 62 (56.88%) Ruby on Rails
13 59 (54.13%) Google
13 59 (54.13%) Spring
13 59 (54.13%) Guice
14 53 (48.62%) Web Design
14 53 (48.62%) Responsive Web Design
15 50 (45.87%) JIRA
16 48 (44.04%) Confluence

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 48 (44.04%) Confluence
2 1 (0.92%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.92%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (59.63%) HTTP
2 1 (0.92%) Firewall
2 1 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.69%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.59%) MongoDB
2 5 (4.59%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.67%) MySQL
4 3 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.92%) Sqoop
5 1 (0.92%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 66 (60.55%) Git (software)
2 65 (59.63%) Jenkins
2 65 (59.63%) JUnit
3 64 (58.72%) Subversion
4 50 (45.87%) JIRA
5 25 (22.94%) Selenium
6 6 (5.50%) Cucumber
7 5 (4.59%) Gatling
8 1 (0.92%) PyUnit
8 1 (0.92%) RSpec
General
1 5 (4.59%) Law
2 1 (0.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 64 (58.72%) Developer
2 46 (42.20%) Scala Developer
3 27 (24.77%) Java Developer
4 22 (20.18%) Java Scala Developer
5 20 (18.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 15 (13.76%) QA Engineer
7 13 (11.93%) Tester
8 12 (11.01%) Software Developer
9 11 (10.09%) Lead Developer
10 9 (8.26%) Android Engineer
10 9 (8.26%) Architect
10 9 (8.26%) C# Developer
11 8 (7.34%) Mobile Tester
12 7 (6.42%) Android Tester
12 7 (6.42%) Applications Engineer
12 7 (6.42%) iOS Tester
12 7 (6.42%) QA Tester
12 7 (6.42%) Senior QA Engineer
13 6 (5.50%) Applications Tester
13 6 (5.50%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (64.22%) REST
2 67 (61.47%) JSON
3 66 (60.55%) CSS
3 66 (60.55%) HTML
4 65 (59.63%) Ajax
4 65 (59.63%) CSS3
4 65 (59.63%) HTML5
5 63 (57.80%) Play Framework
6 62 (56.88%) Django
6 62 (56.88%) Ruby on Rails
7 59 (54.13%) Guice
7 59 (54.13%) Spring
8 41 (37.61%) RESTful
9 32 (29.36%) Spring MVC
10 6 (5.50%) XML
11 4 (3.67%) .NET
12 3 (2.75%) Web Services
13 2 (1.83%) Gherkin
13 2 (1.83%) Java EE
13 2 (1.83%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (30.28%) User Experience
2 16 (14.68%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.83%) Psychology
4 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.03%) Linux
2 16 (14.68%) Android
2 16 (14.68%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.50%) Unix
3 6 (5.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (98.17%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (71.56%) Automated Testing
3 66 (60.55%) Scrum
4 63 (57.80%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (48.62%) Responsive Web Design
5 53 (48.62%) Web Design
6 43 (39.45%) OWASP
7 38 (34.86%) Configuration Management
8 36 (33.03%) Mentoring
9 32 (29.36%) MVC
10 30 (27.52%) Web Development
11 27 (24.77%) Service Design
12 20 (18.35%) Front End Development
12 20 (18.35%) Line Management
13 19 (17.43%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (11.93%) Black-Box Testing
14 13 (11.93%) Mobile Application Development
14 13 (11.93%) Regression Testing
15 11 (10.09%) Project Management
16 10 (9.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (71.56%) Java
2 74 (67.89%) Ruby
3 73 (66.97%) Scala
4 68 (62.39%) Python
5 47 (43.12%) C#
6 23 (21.10%) SQL
7 6 (5.50%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.67%) C++
9 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (9.17%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.26%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.59%) ISEB
3 5 (4.59%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.51%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) Puppet
2 1 (0.92%) Ganglia
2 1 (0.92%) Nagios
2 1 (0.92%) Oozie
2 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 59 (54.13%) Google
2 6 (5.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.50%) Oracle
3 4 (3.67%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.83%) SaltStack
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