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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 49 89 78
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -11
Contract jobs citing Open Source 75 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.68% 0.84% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.37% 1.07% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 7 16
Average daily rate
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£340 £350 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +30.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £400 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-36.61% +77.50%
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
1716 1405 925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 84.20% 78.40% 73.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1182 983 505
Average daily rate £365 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 19 27
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -31.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.24 £11.13 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £123.00 £110.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Open Source across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +28 61 £300 -14.28% 8
Bradford - 2 £508 -
Halifax - 1 £300 -
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 95 (79.83%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (51.26%) Java
3 48 (40.34%) Linux
4 46 (38.66%) VMware
5 43 (36.13%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (36.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 40 (33.61%) Web Services
7 35 (29.41%) TDD
8 31 (26.05%) QA
9 29 (24.37%) Configuration Management
9 29 (24.37%) JavaScript
10 28 (23.53%) Ruby
11 27 (22.69%) HTML
12 26 (21.85%) Project Management
12 26 (21.85%) Python
12 26 (21.85%) BDD
13 25 (21.01%) CSS
14 23 (19.33%) Cucumber
15 22 (18.49%) Pair Programming
16 21 (17.65%) Automated Testing
16 21 (17.65%) DevOps
16 21 (17.65%) Bash Shell
17 20 (16.81%) KVM
17 20 (16.81%) QEMU
17 20 (16.81%) OpenStack
18 19 (15.97%) Cloud Computing
19 18 (15.13%) HTML5
19 18 (15.13%) Puppet
19 18 (15.13%) .NET
20 17 (14.29%) PHP

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (16.81%) OpenStack
2 14 (11.76%) Cloud Foundry
3 9 (7.56%) Apache
4 8 (6.72%) WebSphere
5 7 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.88%) IIS
5 7 (5.88%) nginx
5 7 (5.88%) Jetty
6 6 (5.04%) Node.js
7 2 (1.68%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.68%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.84%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.84%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (1.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.97%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (5.88%) Google App Engine
3 7 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.68%) GitHub
5 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.92%) HTTP
2 12 (10.08%) TCP/IP
2 12 (10.08%) SSL
3 7 (5.88%) IPsec
3 7 (5.88%) DHCP
3 7 (5.88%) FTP
3 7 (5.88%) DNS
4 5 (4.20%) Internet
5 4 (3.36%) Unified Communications
5 4 (3.36%) VPN
6 3 (2.52%) SAN
6 3 (2.52%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.45%) NoSQL
2 15 (12.61%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.20%) Big Data
4 4 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.68%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.84%) MySQL
6 1 (0.84%) Redis
6 1 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 23 (19.33%) Cucumber
2 15 (12.61%) Git (software)
3 14 (11.76%) Capybara
3 14 (11.76%) TeamCity
3 14 (11.76%) IntelliJ
4 11 (9.24%) Jenkins
5 9 (7.56%) QuickTest Pro
5 9 (7.56%) Selenium
6 7 (5.88%) Sahi
6 7 (5.88%) WATIR
7 5 (4.20%) Subversion
8 4 (3.36%) Hudson
8 4 (3.36%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.68%) JProfiler
9 2 (1.68%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.68%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.68%) JUnit
General
1 15 (12.61%) Finance
2 3 (2.52%) Law
3 2 (1.68%) Games
4 1 (0.84%) Front Office
4 1 (0.84%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (27.73%) Developer
2 25 (21.01%) Analyst
3 16 (13.45%) Business Analyst
4 15 (12.61%) Ruby Developer
5 9 (7.56%) Architect
6 7 (5.88%) QA Analyst
7 6 (5.04%) Agile Business Analyst
7 6 (5.04%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.20%) Technical Leader
8 5 (4.20%) QA Test Analyst
8 5 (4.20%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 5 (4.20%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.36%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.36%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.36%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.36%) Chief Architect
9 4 (3.36%) Web Manager
9 4 (3.36%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (3.36%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (33.61%) Web Services
2 27 (22.69%) HTML
3 25 (21.01%) CSS
4 18 (15.13%) HTML5
4 18 (15.13%) .NET
5 17 (14.29%) Sass
6 16 (13.45%) Servlets
7 15 (12.61%) RESTful
7 15 (12.61%) CSS3
8 14 (11.76%) Sinatra
8 14 (11.76%) XML
9 7 (5.88%) J2EE
10 5 (4.20%) jQuery
11 4 (3.36%) Spring
11 4 (3.36%) AngularJS
12 3 (2.52%) Hibernate
12 3 (2.52%) REST
12 3 (2.52%) Mustache
12 3 (2.52%) JSON
13 2 (1.68%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.36%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.36%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.36%) User Experience
4 3 (2.52%) PDA
5 2 (1.68%) RIA
5 2 (1.68%) Chemistry
5 2 (1.68%) Ontologies
5 2 (1.68%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.84%) Blog
6 1 (0.84%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 48 (40.34%) Linux
2 6 (5.04%) UNIX
3 4 (3.36%) Windows
4 3 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (79.83%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (36.13%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (29.41%) TDD
4 29 (24.37%) Configuration Management
5 26 (21.85%) Project Management
5 26 (21.85%) BDD
6 22 (18.49%) Pair Programming
7 21 (17.65%) Automated Testing
7 21 (17.65%) DevOps
8 17 (14.29%) Web Design
9 16 (13.45%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (12.61%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (11.76%) Unit Testing
11 14 (11.76%) Waterfall
12 13 (10.92%) Business Analysis
12 13 (10.92%) Test Automation
13 12 (10.08%) Change Management
14 11 (9.24%) Line Management
14 11 (9.24%) Mentoring
14 11 (9.24%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (51.26%) Java
2 29 (24.37%) JavaScript
3 28 (23.53%) Ruby
4 26 (21.85%) Python
5 21 (17.65%) Bash Shell
6 17 (14.29%) PHP
7 13 (10.92%) SQL
8 12 (10.08%) Scala
9 10 (8.40%) C
10 9 (7.56%) VB
11 3 (2.52%) C#
12 2 (1.68%) SPARQL
12 2 (1.68%) LotusScript
13 1 (0.84%) Perl
13 1 (0.84%) Clojure
13 1 (0.84%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (13.45%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.76%) Degree
3 5 (4.20%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.84%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (26.05%) QA
System Software
1 43 (36.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (16.81%) KVM
2 20 (16.81%) QEMU
3 7 (5.88%) Xen
4 3 (2.52%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.52%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (15.13%) Puppet
2 16 (13.45%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (11.76%) Graylog
4 3 (2.52%) Nagios
5 1 (0.84%) Salt
Vendors
1 46 (38.66%) VMware
2 15 (12.61%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.76%) Akamai
3 14 (11.76%) New Relic
4 7 (5.88%) Google
4 7 (5.88%) Cisco
5 3 (2.52%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.52%) Citrix
6 2 (1.68%) HP
6 2 (1.68%) Lotus
7 1 (0.84%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.84%) SaltStack
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