The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 34 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -1
Contract jobs citing Open Source 110 45 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.41% 2.08% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.22% 2.48% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 40 10
Median daily rate £475 £350 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -27.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £300 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £456 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -43.66%
Open Source
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1769 1818 1329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.97% 84.05% 80.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1188 1317 883
Median daily rate £425 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.38% +1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 36 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +137.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £12.40 £8.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £45.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Open Source across the West Yorkshire region.

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Open Source across the West Yorkshire region.

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Leeds +37 96 £475 +35.71% 15
Bradford +2 5 £418 +36.88%
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 142 (82.56%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (47.09%) Linux
3 74 (43.02%) Java
4 67 (38.95%) TDD
5 55 (31.98%) DevOps
6 54 (31.40%) Scrum
7 53 (30.81%) JavaScript
8 51 (29.65%) HTML
9 49 (28.49%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (27.91%) Puppet
11 45 (26.16%) HTML5
12 42 (24.42%) Git (software)
13 40 (23.26%) Scala
13 40 (23.26%) CSS
14 37 (21.51%) RESTful
15 35 (20.35%) Opscode Chef
16 34 (19.77%) Spring
17 33 (19.19%) Python
17 33 (19.19%) Jenkins
18 32 (18.60%) PaaS
19 31 (18.02%) Microservices
20 30 (17.44%) Ruby
21 28 (16.28%) Pair Programming
21 28 (16.28%) OO
22 26 (15.12%) SaaS
22 26 (15.12%) CSS3
22 26 (15.12%) Amazon AWS
23 23 (13.37%) SOA
24 21 (12.21%) GitHub
24 21 (12.21%) IaaS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 13 (7.56%) Confluence
2 9 (5.23%) OpenStack
3 8 (4.65%) WordPress
4 7 (4.07%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.33%) Jetty
5 4 (2.33%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.74%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.16%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.58%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.58%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.58%) JBoss
8 1 (0.58%) Moodle
8 1 (0.58%) nginx
8 1 (0.58%) OpenCms
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (2.33%) MS Office
2 3 (1.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 32 (18.60%) PaaS
2 26 (15.12%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (15.12%) SaaS
3 21 (12.21%) GitHub
3 21 (12.21%) IaaS
4 8 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.91%) Office 365
6 4 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.33%) Google App Engine
6 4 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.14%) HTTP
2 9 (5.23%) DNS
3 7 (4.07%) SSL
3 7 (4.07%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.49%) Internet
5 4 (2.33%) FTP
5 4 (2.33%) Network Security
6 3 (1.74%) Intranet
7 1 (0.58%) DHCP
7 1 (0.58%) Firewall
7 1 (0.58%) IPsec
7 1 (0.58%) LAN
7 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.88%) Relational Database
2 15 (8.72%) MongoDB
3 13 (7.56%) NoSQL
4 10 (5.81%) Hadoop
5 9 (5.23%) MySQL
6 7 (4.07%) SQL Server
7 5 (2.91%) Big Data
7 5 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.16%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.16%) Redis
8 2 (1.16%) Riak
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 42 (24.42%) Git (software)
2 33 (19.19%) Jenkins
3 15 (8.72%) JIRA
3 15 (8.72%) Mercurial
4 12 (6.98%) Subversion
5 11 (6.40%) Cucumber
5 11 (6.40%) Selenium
6 10 (5.81%) JUnit
7 7 (4.07%) Maven
8 5 (2.91%) Gradle
8 5 (2.91%) Travis CI
9 4 (2.33%) Ant
10 3 (1.74%) DbUnit
10 3 (1.74%) jMock
10 3 (1.74%) Mockito
10 3 (1.74%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.16%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.16%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.16%) Hudson
11 2 (1.16%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (6.40%) Finance
2 4 (2.33%) Games
3 3 (1.74%) Publishing
4 2 (1.16%) Banking
4 2 (1.16%) Retail
4 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 86 (50.00%) Developer
2 34 (19.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (19.77%) Java Developer
3 27 (15.70%) Senior Developer
4 25 (14.53%) Scala Developer
5 19 (11.05%) Java Scala Developer
5 19 (11.05%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (8.72%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 15 (8.72%) Senior Scala Developer
7 14 (8.14%) Architect
8 13 (7.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 13 (7.56%) Linux Engineer
8 13 (7.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 11 (6.40%) Ruby Developer
10 9 (5.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 8 (4.65%) AWS DevOps
11 8 (4.65%) AWS Engineer
11 8 (4.65%) WordPress Developer
12 7 (4.07%) Product Manager
12 7 (4.07%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (29.65%) HTML
2 45 (26.16%) HTML5
3 40 (23.26%) CSS
4 37 (21.51%) RESTful
5 34 (19.77%) Spring
6 26 (15.12%) CSS3
7 20 (11.63%) Hibernate
8 19 (11.05%) Web Services
9 15 (8.72%) JSON
10 14 (8.14%) Play Framework
11 13 (7.56%) AngularJS
11 13 (7.56%) Django
11 13 (7.56%) Node.js
12 11 (6.40%) Middleware
12 11 (6.40%) REST
13 10 (5.81%) .NET
13 10 (5.81%) LAMP
13 10 (5.81%) XML
14 8 (4.65%) RSS
15 7 (4.07%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (7.56%) User Experience
3 9 (5.23%) Social Media
4 8 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.07%) Enterprise Cloud
5 7 (4.07%) Public Cloud
6 6 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.91%) e-Learning
7 5 (2.91%) RIA
8 4 (2.33%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (2.33%) Statistics
8 4 (2.33%) Video Editing
9 3 (1.74%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.74%) Learning Management System
9 3 (1.74%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.16%) Blog
10 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.16%) iPhone
10 2 (1.16%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (1.16%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 81 (47.09%) Linux
2 9 (5.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (5.23%) Windows
3 7 (4.07%) Android
3 7 (4.07%) CentOS
3 7 (4.07%) Fedora
3 7 (4.07%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.58%) AIX
5 1 (0.58%) HPUX
5 1 (0.58%) SUSE
5 1 (0.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (82.56%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (38.95%) TDD
3 55 (31.98%) DevOps
4 54 (31.40%) Scrum
5 49 (28.49%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (18.02%) Microservices
7 28 (16.28%) OO
7 28 (16.28%) Pair Programming
8 23 (13.37%) SOA
9 20 (11.63%) BDD
9 20 (11.63%) PRINCE2
10 19 (11.05%) High Availability
10 19 (11.05%) OOP
10 19 (11.05%) Software Engineering
11 17 (9.88%) Software Delivery
12 16 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (8.72%) ITIL
13 15 (8.72%) Mentoring
14 14 (8.14%) Coaching
14 14 (8.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (43.02%) Java
2 53 (30.81%) JavaScript
3 40 (23.26%) Scala
4 33 (19.19%) Python
5 30 (17.44%) Ruby
6 15 (8.72%) Clojure
6 15 (8.72%) Groovy
7 14 (8.14%) PHP
8 13 (7.56%) Bash Shell
8 13 (7.56%) C++
9 8 (4.65%) C#
10 6 (3.49%) SQL
11 4 (2.33%) Perl
11 4 (2.33%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.16%) C
12 2 (1.16%) COBOL
12 2 (1.16%) XPath
13 1 (0.58%) LotusScript
13 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (7.56%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.98%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (4.07%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.91%) Degree
5 2 (1.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 16 (9.30%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.16%) Docker
4 1 (0.58%) KVM
4 1 (0.58%) vCloud
4 1 (0.58%) vSphere
4 1 (0.58%) Xen
Systems Management
1 48 (27.91%) Puppet
2 35 (20.35%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.07%) Ansible
4 6 (3.49%) Salt
5 4 (2.33%) Cacti
5 4 (2.33%) Nagios
6 2 (1.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (11.05%) Google
2 17 (9.88%) Red Hat
3 9 (5.23%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.49%) Apple
4 6 (3.49%) VMware
5 5 (2.91%) HP
5 5 (2.91%) Oracle
6 4 (2.33%) Adobe
6 4 (2.33%) Cisco
6 4 (2.33%) EMC
6 4 (2.33%) F5
6 4 (2.33%) NetApp
6 4 (2.33%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.74%) Twitter
8 2 (1.16%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.16%) IBM
8 2 (1.16%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.58%) Lotus
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