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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 37 55 38
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Contract jobs citing Open Source 26 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.79% 1.13% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 1.28% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 3
Median daily rate £500 £313 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +140.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £170 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £338 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £65.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-73.84% -8.45%
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
610 547 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.92% 87.94% 75.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 394 170
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £285 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 19
Median hourly rate £45.00 £15.50 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+190.32% -28.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.16 £12.25 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.10 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 - 18 £500 - 3
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 77 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (62.34%) Scrum
2 48 (62.34%) Java
3 45 (58.44%) Automated Testing
4 43 (55.84%) Scala
5 42 (54.55%) REST
6 41 (53.25%) Ruby
7 39 (50.65%) JSON
7 39 (50.65%) CSS3
7 39 (50.65%) HTML5
7 39 (50.65%) HTTP
7 39 (50.65%) HTML
7 39 (50.65%) CSS
8 38 (49.35%) Ajax
9 37 (48.05%) Git (software)
9 37 (48.05%) Jenkins
10 36 (46.75%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (46.75%) JUnit
10 36 (46.75%) Python
11 35 (45.45%) Subversion
11 35 (45.45%) Web Design
11 35 (45.45%) Responsive Web Design
12 32 (41.56%) Django
12 32 (41.56%) Play Framework
13 31 (40.26%) Ruby on Rails
13 31 (40.26%) Spring
14 30 (38.96%) Google
14 30 (38.96%) Guice
15 25 (32.47%) Service Design
16 24 (31.17%) RESTful

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 23 (29.87%) Confluence
2 1 (1.30%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (50.65%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.60%) Hazelcast
3 2 (2.60%) MySQL
3 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (48.05%) Git (software)
1 37 (48.05%) Jenkins
2 36 (46.75%) JUnit
3 35 (45.45%) Subversion
4 23 (29.87%) JIRA
5 16 (20.78%) Selenium
6 4 (5.19%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.60%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.60%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.60%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.30%) Ant
8 1 (1.30%) Gradle
8 1 (1.30%) Grunt
8 1 (1.30%) Maven
8 1 (1.30%) Protractor
8 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.30%) Yeoman
General
1 8 (10.39%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Law
2 3 (3.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (55.84%) Developer
2 28 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 25 (32.47%) Scala Developer
4 20 (25.97%) Java Scala Developer
5 15 (19.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (15.58%) Analyst
6 12 (15.58%) Business Analyst
7 8 (10.39%) Architect
8 7 (9.09%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
8 7 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
8 7 (9.09%) HTML Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Agile Business Analyst
9 6 (7.79%) Product Manager
10 5 (6.49%) C# Developer
10 5 (6.49%) DevOps Architect
10 5 (6.49%) Lead Developer
11 4 (5.19%) Digital Analyst
11 4 (5.19%) Digital Business Analyst
12 3 (3.90%) User Researcher
12 3 (3.90%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (54.55%) REST
2 39 (50.65%) CSS
2 39 (50.65%) CSS3
2 39 (50.65%) HTML
2 39 (50.65%) HTML5
2 39 (50.65%) JSON
3 38 (49.35%) Ajax
4 32 (41.56%) Django
4 32 (41.56%) Play Framework
5 31 (40.26%) Ruby on Rails
5 31 (40.26%) Spring
6 30 (38.96%) Guice
7 24 (31.17%) RESTful
8 19 (24.68%) Spring MVC
9 13 (16.88%) Web Services
10 2 (2.60%) Akka
10 2 (2.60%) J2EE
10 2 (2.60%) Java EE
11 1 (1.30%) RAML
11 1 (1.30%) React
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.97%) User Experience
2 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.90%) Psychology
3 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.68%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) Android
2 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.30%) Unix
3 1 (1.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (62.34%) Scrum
3 45 (58.44%) Automated Testing
4 36 (46.75%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (45.45%) Responsive Web Design
5 35 (45.45%) Web Design
6 25 (32.47%) Service Design
7 22 (28.57%) Configuration Management
7 22 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 22 (28.57%) Project Management
8 20 (25.97%) OWASP
9 19 (24.68%) MVC
10 18 (23.38%) Web Development
11 16 (20.78%) Line Management
12 15 (19.48%) Front End Development
13 14 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (15.58%) Waterfall
15 11 (14.29%) Service Delivery
15 11 (14.29%) User Stories
16 9 (11.69%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 48 (62.34%) Java
2 43 (55.84%) Scala
3 41 (53.25%) Ruby
4 36 (46.75%) Python
5 20 (25.97%) C#
6 3 (3.90%) SQL
7 1 (1.30%) C++
7 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (38.96%) Google
2 4 (5.19%) Atlassian
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle