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 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 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Open Source 14 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.02% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
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
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
396 379 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 85.34% 80.81% 76.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 237 168
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 15
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 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 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
Crawley - 7 £325 - 1
Worthing - 5 £513 -
Gatwick - 2 £388 -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) Automated Testing
3 14 (66.67%) QA
3 14 (66.67%) Android
3 14 (66.67%) SQL
3 14 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 14 (66.67%) Mobile App
4 12 (57.14%) Regression Testing
4 12 (57.14%) Mobile Application Development
4 12 (57.14%) Black-Box Testing
5 9 (42.86%) Scrum
6 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Defect Management
7 6 (28.57%) REST
7 6 (28.57%) User Experience
7 6 (28.57%) Ruby
7 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 6 (28.57%) Scala
7 6 (28.57%) Java
8 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
8 4 (19.05%) Play Framework
8 4 (19.05%) Python
8 4 (19.05%) HTTP
8 4 (19.05%) JUnit
8 4 (19.05%) Subversion
8 4 (19.05%) Guice
8 4 (19.05%) Django
8 4 (19.05%) Security Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Google
8 4 (19.05%) Ruby on Rails

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 2 (9.52%) Confluence
1 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (19.05%) JIRA
2 4 (19.05%) JUnit
2 4 (19.05%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) QA Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Android Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Applications Tester
2 7 (33.33%) Mobile Tester
2 7 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 7 (33.33%) Tester
3 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 5 (23.81%) iOS Tester
3 5 (23.81%) Scala Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) REST
2 4 (19.05%) Django
2 4 (19.05%) Guice
2 4 (19.05%) Play Framework
2 4 (19.05%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (19.05%) Spring
3 3 (14.29%) Ajax
3 3 (14.29%) CSS
3 3 (14.29%) CSS3
3 3 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) HTML5
3 3 (14.29%) JSON
4 2 (9.52%) Gherkin
4 2 (9.52%) RESTful
4 2 (9.52%) SOAP
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
5 1 (4.76%) Sensu
5 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 6 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Android
1 14 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) Automated Testing
3 12 (57.14%) Black-Box Testing
3 12 (57.14%) Mobile Application Development
3 12 (57.14%) Regression Testing
4 9 (42.86%) Scrum
5 7 (33.33%) Defect Management
5 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Security Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
7 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (14.29%) Web Design
7 3 (14.29%) Web Development
8 2 (9.52%) BDD
8 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.52%) OWASP
8 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
9 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) Ruby
2 6 (28.57%) Scala
3 4 (19.05%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Ganglia
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Google
2 2 (9.52%) SaltStack
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