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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 47 55 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Contract jobs citing Open Source 17 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.41% 0.94% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 1.11% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 2
Median daily rate £488 £275 £635
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.27% -56.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £255 £583
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £295 £687
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-57.50% -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
626 452 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.67% 84.96% 72.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 312 177
Median daily rate £413 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 11 23
Median hourly rate £46.50 £44.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.49% +178.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.15 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £50.00 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 - 13 £488 -
Open Source
South East

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (72.07%) Java
3 75 (67.57%) Automated Testing
4 74 (66.67%) Scrum
5 73 (65.77%) Ruby
6 71 (63.96%) Scala
6 71 (63.96%) REST
7 68 (61.26%) JSON
8 67 (60.36%) HTML
8 67 (60.36%) CSS
8 67 (60.36%) Python
8 67 (60.36%) HTTP
8 67 (60.36%) CSS3
8 67 (60.36%) HTML5
9 66 (59.46%) Jenkins
9 66 (59.46%) Ajax
10 65 (58.56%) Git (software)
10 65 (58.56%) JUnit
11 64 (57.66%) Continuous Integration
12 63 (56.76%) Subversion
13 59 (53.15%) Django
13 59 (53.15%) Play Framework
14 58 (52.25%) Ruby on Rails
15 57 (51.35%) Spring
15 57 (51.35%) Web Design
15 57 (51.35%) Responsive Web Design
16 56 (50.45%) Google
16 56 (50.45%) Guice
17 43 (38.74%) JIRA
17 43 (38.74%) 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 43 (38.74%) Confluence
2 1 (0.90%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.90%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.90%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (60.36%) HTTP
2 1 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.72%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.50%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.60%) MySQL
4 3 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.80%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.90%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.90%) Sqoop
6 1 (0.90%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 66 (59.46%) Jenkins
2 65 (58.56%) Git (software)
2 65 (58.56%) JUnit
3 63 (56.76%) Subversion
4 43 (38.74%) JIRA
5 26 (23.42%) Selenium
6 6 (5.41%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.80%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.80%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.80%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.90%) Gatling
8 1 (0.90%) Gradle
8 1 (0.90%) Grunt
8 1 (0.90%) Maven
8 1 (0.90%) PigUnit
8 1 (0.90%) Protractor
8 1 (0.90%) PyUnit
8 1 (0.90%) RSpec
8 1 (0.90%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.90%) Yeoman
General
1 6 (5.41%) Finance
1 6 (5.41%) Law
2 2 (1.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (63.96%) Developer
2 43 (38.74%) Scala Developer
3 39 (35.14%) Java Developer
4 30 (27.03%) Java Scala Developer
5 24 (21.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (9.01%) C# Developer
6 10 (9.01%) Lead Developer
7 9 (8.11%) Analyst
7 9 (8.11%) Architect
7 9 (8.11%) Business Analyst
7 9 (8.11%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 9 (8.11%) HTML CSS Developer
7 9 (8.11%) HTML Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Product Manager
8 7 (6.31%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.50%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) DevOps Architect
9 5 (4.50%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.50%) Tester
10 4 (3.60%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (63.96%) REST
2 68 (61.26%) JSON
3 67 (60.36%) CSS
3 67 (60.36%) CSS3
3 67 (60.36%) HTML
3 67 (60.36%) HTML5
4 66 (59.46%) Ajax
5 59 (53.15%) Django
5 59 (53.15%) Play Framework
6 58 (52.25%) Ruby on Rails
7 57 (51.35%) Spring
8 56 (50.45%) Guice
9 42 (37.84%) RESTful
10 33 (29.73%) Spring MVC
11 10 (9.01%) Web Services
12 4 (3.60%) .NET
13 2 (1.80%) Akka
13 2 (1.80%) J2EE
13 2 (1.80%) Java EE
13 2 (1.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (29.73%) User Experience
2 5 (4.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.80%) Psychology
4 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (31.53%) Linux
2 5 (4.50%) Android
2 5 (4.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.70%) Unix
3 3 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (67.57%) Automated Testing
3 74 (66.67%) Scrum
4 64 (57.66%) Continuous Integration
5 57 (51.35%) Responsive Web Design
5 57 (51.35%) Web Design
6 39 (35.14%) OWASP
7 38 (34.23%) Mentoring
8 37 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 37 (33.33%) Service Design
9 33 (29.73%) MVC
10 27 (24.32%) Web Development
11 24 (21.62%) Front End Development
11 24 (21.62%) Line Management
11 24 (21.62%) Project Management
12 22 (19.82%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (10.81%) Agile Project Management
13 12 (10.81%) Service Delivery
13 12 (10.81%) User Stories
14 11 (9.91%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 80 (72.07%) Java
2 73 (65.77%) Ruby
3 71 (63.96%) Scala
4 67 (60.36%) Python
5 41 (36.94%) C#
6 8 (7.21%) SQL
7 4 (3.60%) C++
8 3 (2.70%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (4.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (4.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.60%) Degree
3 3 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.90%) ISEB
4 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) Puppet
2 1 (0.90%) Oozie
Vendors
1 56 (50.45%) Google
2 5 (4.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.60%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.70%) Oracle