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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
South East / West Sussex
Rank 27 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Contract jobs citing Open Source 18 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.21% 1.00% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.71% 1.18% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 0
Median daily rate £428 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.80% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+2.34% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £46.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +11.37%

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
382 424 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 89.25% 85.14% 77.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 265 203
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £23.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £37.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +1 11 £428 -16.41% 1
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Java
2 18 (46.15%) Ruby
3 17 (43.59%) Git (software)
3 17 (43.59%) Scala
4 16 (41.03%) C#
4 16 (41.03%) Python
4 16 (41.03%) Jenkins
4 16 (41.03%) Automated Testing
4 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (38.46%) Google
5 15 (38.46%) HTTP
6 14 (35.90%) CSS
7 13 (33.33%) Web Services
7 13 (33.33%) HTML
7 13 (33.33%) JIRA
8 12 (30.77%) JSON
8 12 (30.77%) Play Framework
8 12 (30.77%) Confluence
8 12 (30.77%) HTML5
8 12 (30.77%) REST
8 12 (30.77%) Project Management
8 12 (30.77%) Spring
8 12 (30.77%) Linux
9 11 (28.21%) JUnit
9 11 (28.21%) Waterfall
10 10 (25.64%) CSS3
10 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
10 10 (25.64%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (25.64%) Web Design

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (30.77%) Confluence
2 6 (15.38%) nginx
2 6 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.26%) Apache
4 2 (5.13%) JBoss
4 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) GitHub
1 6 (15.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) HTTP
2 6 (15.38%) SSL
2 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
2 8 (20.51%) MongoDB
2 8 (20.51%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.56%) DB2
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Git (software)
2 16 (41.03%) Jenkins
3 13 (33.33%) JIRA
4 11 (28.21%) JUnit
5 9 (23.08%) Cucumber
5 9 (23.08%) Selenium
5 9 (23.08%) Subversion
6 8 (20.51%) Gatling
7 7 (17.95%) Ant
7 7 (17.95%) IntelliJ
8 6 (15.38%) Grunt
8 6 (15.38%) gulp
8 6 (15.38%) Karma Test Runner
8 6 (15.38%) Sublime Text
9 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
10 1 (2.56%) Maven
10 1 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) Scala Developer
3 13 (33.33%) Analyst
4 11 (28.21%) Business Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Java Developer
6 5 (12.82%) User Researcher
7 4 (10.26%) Digital Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Java Scala Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Scala Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Digital Business Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Service Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
9 2 (5.13%) Test Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Web Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Web Business Analyst
10 1 (2.56%) Programmer
10 1 (2.56%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (2.56%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) CSS
2 13 (33.33%) HTML
2 13 (33.33%) Web Services
3 12 (30.77%) HTML5
3 12 (30.77%) JSON
3 12 (30.77%) Play Framework
3 12 (30.77%) REST
3 12 (30.77%) Spring
4 10 (25.64%) CSS3
5 9 (23.08%) Ajax
5 9 (23.08%) Django
5 9 (23.08%) Guice
5 9 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (20.51%) RESTful
7 7 (17.95%) Gherkin
8 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
8 6 (15.38%) jQuery
8 6 (15.38%) Node.js
8 6 (15.38%) Servlets
8 6 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (12.82%) Psychology
2 4 (10.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) Windows
3 6 (15.38%) Ubuntu
4 5 (12.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) Automated Testing
2 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (30.77%) Project Management
4 11 (28.21%) Waterfall
5 10 (25.64%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (25.64%) Web Design
6 9 (23.08%) OWASP
6 9 (23.08%) Scrum
6 9 (23.08%) Web Development
7 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
7 7 (17.95%) Service Design
7 7 (17.95%) User Stories
8 6 (15.38%) Analytics
8 6 (15.38%) DevOps
9 5 (12.82%) Customer Insight
9 5 (12.82%) Ethnography
9 5 (12.82%) Guerrilla Research
9 5 (12.82%) Human Factors
9 5 (12.82%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) Java
1 18 (46.15%) Ruby
2 17 (43.59%) Scala
3 16 (41.03%) C#
3 16 (41.03%) Python
4 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.38%) Groovy
5 6 (15.38%) Haskell
5 6 (15.38%) Perl
6 4 (10.26%) SQL
7 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.13%) ISEB
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Grafana
1 6 (15.38%) Kibana
2 4 (10.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Google
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) webMethods
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe
4 1 (2.56%) SaltStack