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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 37 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -3
Contract jobs citing Open Source 67 52 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.69% 2.60% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.63% 3.16% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 35 36
Median daily rate £493 £475 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.68% -10.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £658 £763
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -47.18%

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
1191 1648 1498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.40% 82.40% 84.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 772 1130 1035
Median daily rate £404 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 37 33
Median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.00 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £21.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +23 64 £489 +2.89% 12
Bradford +8 2 £538 +65.38% 1
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 85 (72.03%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (55.93%) Java
3 60 (50.85%) HTML
4 58 (49.15%) Linux
5 50 (42.37%) HTML5
6 49 (41.53%) Ruby
7 48 (40.68%) Scala
8 47 (39.83%) Jenkins
8 47 (39.83%) Python
9 46 (38.98%) RESTful
10 45 (38.14%) JSON
10 45 (38.14%) JIRA
11 42 (35.59%) Spring
11 42 (35.59%) Play Framework
12 41 (34.75%) Django
13 40 (33.90%) Confluence
13 40 (33.90%) TDD
14 39 (33.05%) Scrum
15 36 (30.51%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (28.81%) CSS
17 32 (27.12%) Relational Database
17 32 (27.12%) Puppet
17 32 (27.12%) MongoDB
17 32 (27.12%) REST
18 29 (24.58%) CSS3
18 29 (24.58%) Opscode Chef
19 27 (22.88%) NoSQL
19 27 (22.88%) Git (software)
20 26 (22.03%) Configuration Management
20 26 (22.03%) Automated Testing

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 40 (33.90%) Confluence
2 8 (6.78%) Apache
3 7 (5.93%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.54%) WordPress
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.08%) GitHub
4 3 (2.54%) SaaS
5 1 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.95%) HTTP
2 6 (5.08%) OpenLDAP
2 6 (5.08%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.39%) Internet
4 1 (0.85%) DHCP
4 1 (0.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.12%) MongoDB
1 32 (27.12%) Relational Database
2 27 (22.88%) NoSQL
3 21 (17.80%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (14.41%) MySQL
5 6 (5.08%) Redis
6 5 (4.24%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.39%) Riak
8 3 (2.54%) Big Data
9 2 (1.69%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 47 (39.83%) Jenkins
2 45 (38.14%) JIRA
3 27 (22.88%) Git (software)
4 24 (20.34%) Selenium
5 23 (19.49%) Cucumber
6 19 (16.10%) JUnit
7 17 (14.41%) Subversion
8 9 (7.63%) JMeter
9 8 (6.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (3.39%) Mercurial
11 3 (2.54%) Bitbucket
11 3 (2.54%) Hudson
11 3 (2.54%) Maven
12 2 (1.69%) FitNesse
12 2 (1.69%) MSBuild
12 2 (1.69%) NUnit
12 2 (1.69%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.69%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.85%) DbUnit
General
1 3 (2.54%) Finance
2 2 (1.69%) Games
2 2 (1.69%) Retail
2 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (41.53%) Developer
2 35 (29.66%) Architect
3 25 (21.19%) Technical Architect
4 18 (15.25%) Java Developer
5 15 (12.71%) Scala Developer
6 13 (11.02%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (7.63%) Java Scala Developer
8 8 (6.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (5.93%) Java Architect
10 6 (5.08%) Java Technical Architect
10 6 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (5.08%) Technical Leader
10 6 (5.08%) WebOps Engineer
11 5 (4.24%) Lead Architect
11 5 (4.24%) Software Developer
12 4 (3.39%) Analyst
12 4 (3.39%) Digital Architect
12 4 (3.39%) Python Developer
12 4 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (3.39%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (50.85%) HTML
2 50 (42.37%) HTML5
3 46 (38.98%) RESTful
4 45 (38.14%) JSON
5 42 (35.59%) Play Framework
5 42 (35.59%) Spring
6 41 (34.75%) Django
7 34 (28.81%) CSS
8 32 (27.12%) REST
9 29 (24.58%) CSS3
10 23 (19.49%) Ajax
11 22 (18.64%) Ruby on Rails
12 17 (14.41%) Guice
12 17 (14.41%) Spring MVC
13 11 (9.32%) AngularJS
14 10 (8.47%) Web Services
15 8 (6.78%) .NET
16 7 (5.93%) Middleware
16 7 (5.93%) React
17 6 (5.08%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.71%) User Experience
2 11 (9.32%) NHS
2 11 (9.32%) Social Media
3 8 (6.78%) Driving Licence
3 8 (6.78%) Tandem
4 6 (5.08%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.54%) RIA
7 2 (1.69%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.69%) Derivative
7 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.69%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (49.15%) Linux
2 4 (3.39%) Unix
2 4 (3.39%) Windows
3 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (72.03%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (33.90%) TDD
3 39 (33.05%) Scrum
4 36 (30.51%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (22.03%) Automated Testing
5 26 (22.03%) Configuration Management
6 21 (17.80%) Microservices
6 21 (17.80%) MVC
7 19 (16.10%) Kanban
8 17 (14.41%) BDD
8 17 (14.41%) Mentoring
9 16 (13.56%) DevOps
9 16 (13.56%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (12.71%) OWASP
10 15 (12.71%) Web Design
11 13 (11.02%) Business Analysis
11 13 (11.02%) OO
12 12 (10.17%) High Availability
12 12 (10.17%) UML
13 11 (9.32%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 66 (55.93%) Java
2 49 (41.53%) Ruby
3 48 (40.68%) Scala
4 47 (39.83%) Python
5 24 (20.34%) JavaScript
6 16 (13.56%) C#
7 14 (11.86%) PHP
8 6 (5.08%) Go
9 5 (4.24%) SQL
10 3 (2.54%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.69%) Clojure
11 2 (1.69%) Groovy
12 1 (0.85%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.85%) C++
12 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.69%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (1.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.85%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (11.86%) Docker
2 2 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 32 (27.12%) Puppet
2 29 (24.58%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (9.32%) Ansible
4 7 (5.93%) Nagios
5 6 (5.08%) Salt
6 1 (0.85%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (16.10%) Google
2 7 (5.93%) Splunk
3 4 (3.39%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.54%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle
5 2 (1.69%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe
6 1 (0.85%) Citrix
6 1 (0.85%) HP
6 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.85%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago