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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 47 44 88
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +44
Contract jobs citing Open Source 73 83 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.61% 4.15% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 4.85% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 64 10
Median daily rate £500 £345 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.92% +0.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -36.61%
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
1699 1711 1403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.94% 85.55% 79.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1197 1106 968
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 35 19
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.69 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.32% -6.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.85 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £35.50 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -15 65 £500 +66.66% 20
Bradford +16 2 £300 -40.88% 1
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 107 (78.10%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (40.88%) Java
2 56 (40.88%) Linux
3 53 (38.69%) DevOps
4 36 (26.28%) TDD
4 36 (26.28%) Puppet
5 33 (24.09%) Git (software)
5 33 (24.09%) Scrum
6 30 (21.90%) JavaScript
7 27 (19.71%) Web Services
8 26 (18.98%) HTML
8 26 (18.98%) Jenkins
9 25 (18.25%) Python
9 25 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (16.06%) Spring
11 20 (14.60%) Ruby
11 20 (14.60%) CSS
12 19 (13.87%) OO
12 19 (13.87%) Finance
12 19 (13.87%) Microservices
13 16 (11.68%) Project Management
13 16 (11.68%) OOP
13 16 (11.68%) RESTful
14 15 (10.95%) Amazon AWS
14 15 (10.95%) Security Cleared
14 15 (10.95%) HTML5
14 15 (10.95%) Maven
15 14 (10.22%) Waterfall
15 14 (10.22%) Scala
15 14 (10.22%) SOA

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 7 (5.11%) Confluence
2 4 (2.92%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.19%) Node.js
4 2 (1.46%) Moodle
4 2 (1.46%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.73%) Apache
5 1 (0.73%) CloudStack
5 1 (0.73%) Drupal
5 1 (0.73%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.73%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.73%) JBoss
5 1 (0.73%) nginx
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.65%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.95%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (10.22%) GitHub
3 13 (9.49%) PaaS
3 13 (9.49%) SaaS
4 8 (5.84%) IaaS
5 5 (3.65%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (3.65%) Google App Engine
5 5 (3.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (3.65%) Office 365
6 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.57%) HTTP
2 8 (5.84%) DNS
2 8 (5.84%) SSL
2 8 (5.84%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.92%) FTP
4 3 (2.19%) Internet
4 3 (2.19%) Intranet
5 2 (1.46%) Firewall
5 2 (1.46%) Network Security
6 1 (0.73%) DHCP
6 1 (0.73%) IPsec
6 1 (0.73%) LAN
6 1 (0.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.49%) MySQL
2 11 (8.03%) NoSQL
3 10 (7.30%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.84%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.11%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.92%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.19%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.46%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.46%) Redis
8 2 (1.46%) Riak
9 1 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.73%) Big Data
9 1 (0.73%) DTS
9 1 (0.73%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 33 (24.09%) Git (software)
2 26 (18.98%) Jenkins
3 15 (10.95%) Maven
4 12 (8.76%) JIRA
5 10 (7.30%) Cucumber
5 10 (7.30%) Selenium
5 10 (7.30%) Subversion
6 8 (5.84%) Mercurial
7 3 (2.19%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.46%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.46%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.73%) Firebug
9 1 (0.73%) Gradle
9 1 (0.73%) Hudson
9 1 (0.73%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.73%) JUnit
9 1 (0.73%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.73%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.73%) Travis CI
General
1 19 (13.87%) Finance
2 5 (3.65%) Law
3 4 (2.92%) Legal
4 3 (2.19%) Games
4 3 (2.19%) Publishing
5 2 (1.46%) Banking
5 2 (1.46%) Retail
5 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (40.15%) Developer
2 24 (17.52%) Java Developer
3 21 (15.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (13.14%) Analyst
5 17 (12.41%) Business Analyst
6 13 (9.49%) Architect
6 13 (9.49%) Digital Analyst
6 13 (9.49%) Digital Business Analyst
7 12 (8.76%) Senior Developer
8 11 (8.03%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (8.03%) Senior Java Developer
8 11 (8.03%) Technical Developer
9 10 (7.30%) Senior Business Analyst
10 9 (6.57%) Scala Developer
11 8 (5.84%) Java Scala Developer
11 8 (5.84%) Senior Java Scala Developer
11 8 (5.84%) Senior Scala Developer
12 7 (5.11%) Ruby Developer
13 6 (4.38%) Digital Transformation
13 6 (4.38%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.71%) Web Services
2 26 (18.98%) HTML
3 22 (16.06%) Spring
4 20 (14.60%) CSS
5 16 (11.68%) RESTful
6 15 (10.95%) HTML5
7 12 (8.76%) .NET
7 12 (8.76%) Hibernate
8 10 (7.30%) CSS3
8 10 (7.30%) Middleware
9 8 (5.84%) J2EE
10 6 (4.38%) Apache Camel
10 6 (4.38%) JSON
10 6 (4.38%) LAMP
10 6 (4.38%) REST
11 5 (3.65%) jQuery
11 5 (3.65%) Play Framework
12 4 (2.92%) AngularJS
12 4 (2.92%) Django
12 4 (2.92%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.57%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.38%) e-Learning
2 6 (4.38%) Social Media
2 6 (4.38%) User Experience
3 5 (3.65%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.92%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (2.92%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.92%) Video Editing
5 3 (2.19%) Blog
5 3 (2.19%) Learning Management System
5 3 (2.19%) NHS
5 3 (2.19%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.46%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.46%) iPhone
6 2 (1.46%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.46%) RIA
7 1 (0.73%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.73%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 56 (40.88%) Linux
2 5 (3.65%) Windows
3 4 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.19%) Android
5 1 (0.73%) AIX
5 1 (0.73%) CentOS
5 1 (0.73%) Fedora
5 1 (0.73%) HPUX
5 1 (0.73%) SUSE
5 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (78.10%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (38.69%) DevOps
3 36 (26.28%) TDD
4 33 (24.09%) Scrum
5 25 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (13.87%) Microservices
6 19 (13.87%) OO
7 16 (11.68%) OOP
7 16 (11.68%) Project Management
8 14 (10.22%) SOA
8 14 (10.22%) Waterfall
9 12 (8.76%) Service Design
9 12 (8.76%) Software Delivery
9 12 (8.76%) Software Engineering
10 11 (8.03%) Agile Project Management
10 11 (8.03%) Mentoring
10 11 (8.03%) Pair Programming
11 10 (7.30%) E-Commerce
12 9 (6.57%) BDD
13 8 (5.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 56 (40.88%) Java
2 30 (21.90%) JavaScript
3 25 (18.25%) Python
4 20 (14.60%) Ruby
5 14 (10.22%) Scala
6 12 (8.76%) Bash Shell
6 12 (8.76%) PHP
7 10 (7.30%) C++
8 8 (5.84%) C#
8 8 (5.84%) Clojure
8 8 (5.84%) Groovy
9 7 (5.11%) SQL
10 6 (4.38%) Perl
11 2 (1.46%) C
11 2 (1.46%) COBOL
11 2 (1.46%) R
12 1 (0.73%) LotusScript
12 1 (0.73%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (10.95%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.65%) Degree
2 5 (3.65%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.19%) ISEB
5 2 (1.46%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.73%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.65%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.19%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.46%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.92%) Docker
2 3 (2.19%) vCloud
3 2 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.73%) KVM
4 1 (0.73%) vSphere
4 1 (0.73%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (26.28%) Puppet
2 12 (8.76%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (8.76%) ZABBIX
3 5 (3.65%) Cacti
3 5 (3.65%) Nagios
4 1 (0.73%) Ansible
4 1 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (9.49%) Atlassian
2 10 (7.30%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.11%) Google
4 6 (4.38%) Apple
4 6 (4.38%) HP
5 5 (3.65%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.65%) Oracle
6 4 (2.92%) Adobe
6 4 (2.92%) IBM
7 3 (2.19%) Twitter
7 3 (2.19%) VMware
8 2 (1.46%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.73%) hybris
9 1 (0.73%) Lotus
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