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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 36 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Contract jobs citing Open Source 61 65 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.24% 3.32% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.12% 4.00% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 41
Median daily rate £493 £400 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.12% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £350 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £420 £410
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £46.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-14.51% +11.37%

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
1192 1626 1394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.89% 83.17% 82.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 784 1096 999
Median daily rate £403 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 39 23
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £13.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +11 60 £493 +23.12% 21
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 89 (71.77%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (58.06%) HTML
3 71 (57.26%) Java
4 63 (50.81%) Linux
4 63 (50.81%) Scala
4 63 (50.81%) HTML5
5 59 (47.58%) RESTful
6 56 (45.16%) Ruby
7 53 (42.74%) Spring
8 52 (41.94%) JIRA
8 52 (41.94%) Jenkins
8 52 (41.94%) Play Framework
9 51 (41.13%) JSON
10 50 (40.32%) Django
11 49 (39.52%) Confluence
11 49 (39.52%) Scrum
11 49 (39.52%) Python
12 48 (38.71%) TDD
13 43 (34.68%) CSS
14 37 (29.84%) CSS3
14 37 (29.84%) REST
15 36 (29.03%) Relational Database
15 36 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (28.23%) Puppet
17 34 (27.42%) MongoDB
18 32 (25.81%) NoSQL
18 32 (25.81%) JavaScript
19 31 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
19 31 (25.00%) Git (software)
20 29 (23.39%) Cucumber

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 49 (39.52%) Confluence
2 8 (6.45%) Apache
3 7 (5.65%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.61%) WordPress
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.26%) GitHub
3 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.32%) HTTP
2 6 (4.84%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (3.23%) Internet
4 3 (2.42%) LDAP
5 2 (1.61%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.81%) DHCP
6 1 (0.81%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.03%) Relational Database
2 34 (27.42%) MongoDB
3 32 (25.81%) NoSQL
4 15 (12.10%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (11.29%) MySQL
6 6 (4.84%) Redis
7 5 (4.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.42%) Big Data
8 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.61%) Riak
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 52 (41.94%) Jenkins
1 52 (41.94%) JIRA
2 31 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 29 (23.39%) Cucumber
4 28 (22.58%) Selenium
5 23 (18.55%) JUnit
6 19 (15.32%) Subversion
7 7 (5.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (5.65%) JMeter
8 6 (4.84%) Mercurial
9 3 (2.42%) Bitbucket
9 3 (2.42%) Maven
10 2 (1.61%) FitNesse
10 2 (1.61%) MSBuild
10 2 (1.61%) NUnit
10 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.81%) Ant
11 1 (0.81%) DbUnit
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.81%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (2.42%) Finance
2 1 (0.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (45.16%) Developer
2 35 (28.23%) Architect
3 27 (21.77%) Technical Architect
4 24 (19.35%) Java Developer
5 18 (14.52%) Scala Developer
6 13 (10.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (10.48%) Java Scala Developer
7 8 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.45%) Technical Leader
8 7 (5.65%) Analyst
8 7 (5.65%) Java Architect
8 7 (5.65%) Java Technical Architect
8 7 (5.65%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (5.65%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Senior Java Scala Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Senior Scala Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.03%) Agile Business Analyst
10 5 (4.03%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (58.06%) HTML
2 63 (50.81%) HTML5
3 59 (47.58%) RESTful
4 53 (42.74%) Spring
5 52 (41.94%) Play Framework
6 51 (41.13%) JSON
7 50 (40.32%) Django
8 43 (34.68%) CSS
9 37 (29.84%) CSS3
9 37 (29.84%) REST
10 29 (23.39%) Ajax
11 25 (20.16%) Ruby on Rails
12 20 (16.13%) Guice
12 20 (16.13%) Spring MVC
13 13 (10.48%) AngularJS
14 12 (9.68%) Web Services
15 9 (7.26%) Node.js
16 8 (6.45%) Hibernate
16 8 (6.45%) React
17 7 (5.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) User Experience
2 14 (11.29%) Social Media
3 12 (9.68%) NHS
4 10 (8.06%) Tandem
5 9 (7.26%) Driving Licence
6 6 (4.84%) Algorithms
6 6 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.42%) PKI
8 3 (2.42%) RIA
8 3 (2.42%) Smartcard
9 2 (1.61%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.61%) Derivative
9 2 (1.61%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (50.81%) Linux
2 7 (5.65%) Windows
3 5 (4.03%) Unix
4 1 (0.81%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (71.77%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (39.52%) Scrum
3 48 (38.71%) TDD
4 36 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (23.39%) Microservices
6 25 (20.16%) Configuration Management
7 22 (17.74%) Automated Testing
7 22 (17.74%) Mentoring
7 22 (17.74%) MVC
8 21 (16.94%) Kanban
9 19 (15.32%) BDD
9 19 (15.32%) Responsive Web Design
10 18 (14.52%) Business Analysis
10 18 (14.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 18 (14.52%) OWASP
10 18 (14.52%) Web Design
11 16 (12.90%) OO
12 15 (12.10%) Front End Development
13 13 (10.48%) DevOps
13 13 (10.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 71 (57.26%) Java
2 63 (50.81%) Scala
3 56 (45.16%) Ruby
4 49 (39.52%) Python
5 32 (25.81%) JavaScript
6 19 (15.32%) C#
7 14 (11.29%) PHP
8 6 (4.84%) Clojure
8 6 (4.84%) Groovy
9 4 (3.23%) SQL
10 3 (2.42%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.42%) C++
10 3 (2.42%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.61%) Go
12 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.84%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.42%) CCNP
2 3 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.42%) Degree
2 3 (2.42%) MCSE
2 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.42%) RHCE
3 2 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.61%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) HL7
1 4 (3.23%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (12.10%) Docker
2 6 (4.84%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (28.23%) Puppet
2 31 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.65%) Ansible
3 7 (5.65%) Nagios
4 2 (1.61%) Salt
5 1 (0.81%) OpenView
Vendors
1 21 (16.94%) Google
2 7 (5.65%) Splunk
3 6 (4.84%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.42%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.61%) Oracle
5 2 (1.61%) VMware
6 1 (0.81%) Adobe
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco
6 1 (0.81%) Citrix
6 1 (0.81%) EMC
6 1 (0.81%) F5
6 1 (0.81%) HP
6 1 (0.81%) NetApp
6 1 (0.81%) Rackspace
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