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 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 34 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Contract jobs citing Open Source 31 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.53% 1.58% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.09% 1.89% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Median daily rate £475 £313 £635
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -50.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £265 £583
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £351 £687
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -43.66%
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
609 423 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.91% 83.76% 72.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 274 171
Median daily rate £425 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 19
Median hourly rate £51.50 £50.00 £26.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% +85.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 26 £475 -
Gatwick -7 1 £450 - 1
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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.

1 129 (98.47%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (73.28%) Java
3 94 (71.76%) Automated Testing
4 90 (68.70%) Scala
5 88 (67.18%) Ruby
6 86 (65.65%) Scrum
6 86 (65.65%) REST
7 81 (61.83%) HTTP
7 81 (61.83%) HTML
7 81 (61.83%) CSS
7 81 (61.83%) Python
7 81 (61.83%) JSON
8 80 (61.07%) Git (software)
8 80 (61.07%) HTML5
8 80 (61.07%) CSS3
8 80 (61.07%) Jenkins
9 79 (60.31%) Ajax
9 79 (60.31%) JUnit
10 77 (58.78%) Subversion
10 77 (58.78%) Continuous Integration
11 74 (56.49%) Play Framework
12 73 (55.73%) Django
13 72 (54.96%) Ruby on Rails
14 71 (54.20%) Spring
15 70 (53.44%) Google
15 70 (53.44%) Guice
16 67 (51.15%) Web Design
16 67 (51.15%) Responsive Web Design
17 57 (43.51%) JIRA
18 56 (42.75%) Confluence

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 56 (42.75%) Confluence
2 1 (0.76%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.76%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (1.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (61.83%) HTTP
2 1 (0.76%) Firewall
2 1 (0.76%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (23.66%) Relational Database
2 6 (4.58%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.05%) MySQL
3 4 (3.05%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.53%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.76%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.76%) Sqoop
6 1 (0.76%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 80 (61.07%) Git (software)
1 80 (61.07%) Jenkins
2 79 (60.31%) JUnit
3 77 (58.78%) Subversion
4 57 (43.51%) JIRA
5 34 (25.95%) Selenium
6 10 (7.63%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.82%) Gatling
8 2 (1.53%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.53%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.53%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.76%) Gradle
9 1 (0.76%) Grunt
9 1 (0.76%) Maven
9 1 (0.76%) PigUnit
9 1 (0.76%) Protractor
9 1 (0.76%) PyUnit
9 1 (0.76%) RSpec
9 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.76%) Yeoman
General
1 6 (4.58%) Law
2 1 (0.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 84 (64.12%) Developer
2 57 (43.51%) Scala Developer
3 40 (30.53%) Java Developer
4 31 (23.66%) Java Scala Developer
5 27 (20.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (9.92%) Lead Developer
7 12 (9.16%) QA Engineer
7 12 (9.16%) Software Developer
8 10 (7.63%) Architect
8 10 (7.63%) C# Developer
8 10 (7.63%) Tester
9 9 (6.87%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
9 9 (6.87%) HTML CSS Developer
9 9 (6.87%) HTML Developer
10 8 (6.11%) Senior QA Engineer
11 7 (5.34%) Product Manager
12 6 (4.58%) Android Engineer
13 5 (3.82%) Applications Engineer
13 5 (3.82%) DevOps Architect
13 5 (3.82%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (65.65%) REST
2 81 (61.83%) CSS
2 81 (61.83%) HTML
2 81 (61.83%) JSON
3 80 (61.07%) CSS3
3 80 (61.07%) HTML5
4 79 (60.31%) Ajax
5 74 (56.49%) Play Framework
6 73 (55.73%) Django
7 72 (54.96%) Ruby on Rails
8 71 (54.20%) Spring
9 70 (53.44%) Guice
10 50 (38.17%) RESTful
11 39 (29.77%) Spring MVC
12 6 (4.58%) XML
13 4 (3.05%) .NET
14 3 (2.29%) Web Services
15 2 (1.53%) Akka
15 2 (1.53%) J2EE
15 2 (1.53%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (29.01%) User Experience
2 13 (9.92%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.53%) Psychology
4 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 43 (32.82%) Linux
2 13 (9.92%) Android
2 13 (9.92%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.34%) Unix
3 7 (5.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (98.47%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (71.76%) Automated Testing
3 86 (65.65%) Scrum
4 77 (58.78%) Continuous Integration
5 67 (51.15%) Responsive Web Design
5 67 (51.15%) Web Design
6 48 (36.64%) OWASP
7 44 (33.59%) Configuration Management
7 44 (33.59%) Mentoring
8 39 (29.77%) MVC
8 39 (29.77%) Service Design
9 36 (27.48%) Web Development
10 27 (20.61%) Front End Development
11 26 (19.85%) Line Management
12 25 (19.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (12.21%) Project Management
14 12 (9.16%) Agile Project Management
15 11 (8.40%) DevOps
15 11 (8.40%) User Stories
16 10 (7.63%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 96 (73.28%) Java
2 90 (68.70%) Scala
3 88 (67.18%) Ruby
4 81 (61.83%) Python
5 51 (38.93%) C#
6 20 (15.27%) SQL
7 7 (5.34%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.05%) C++
9 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (6.87%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.11%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.82%) ISEB
3 5 (3.82%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.05%) Degree
5 3 (2.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (4.58%) Puppet
2 1 (0.76%) Ganglia
2 1 (0.76%) Nagios
2 1 (0.76%) Oozie
2 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 70 (53.44%) Google
2 7 (5.34%) Oracle
3 6 (4.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.05%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.76%) SaltStack