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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 72 76 84
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing Open Source 43 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.00% 1.23% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 1.54% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 12 13
Average daily rate
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£350 £478 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.70% +81.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £520 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £360
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +11.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +42.00%
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 1365 1168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.32% 79.92% 75.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1286 891 624
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 24 40
Average hourly rate £32.00 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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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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 -7 36 £350 -25.53% 27
Wakefield - 4 £310 -
Bradford - 3 £305 - 2
Huddersfield - 3 £305 -
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 89 (71.20%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (49.60%) Java
3 59 (47.20%) Continuous Integration
4 53 (42.40%) Linux
5 47 (37.60%) VMware
6 46 (36.80%) TDD
6 46 (36.80%) VMware Infrastructure
7 35 (28.00%) QA
8 32 (25.60%) Ruby
8 32 (25.60%) JavaScript
9 31 (24.80%) Web Services
9 31 (24.80%) Configuration Management
9 31 (24.80%) Puppet
10 30 (24.00%) HTML
11 28 (22.40%) CSS
11 28 (22.40%) Python
11 28 (22.40%) Bash Shell
11 28 (22.40%) MongoDB
11 28 (22.40%) Cloud Computing
12 27 (21.60%) BDD
12 27 (21.60%) Opscode Chef
13 23 (18.40%) Pair Programming
13 23 (18.40%) Automated Testing
14 22 (17.60%) Cucumber
14 22 (17.60%) OpenStack
14 22 (17.60%) QEMU
14 22 (17.60%) XML
14 22 (17.60%) KVM
15 21 (16.80%) Jenkins
15 21 (16.80%) SQL

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 22 (17.60%) OpenStack
2 15 (12.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 9 (7.20%) Apache
4 8 (6.40%) IIS
4 8 (6.40%) WebSphere
5 7 (5.60%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.60%) Jetty
5 7 (5.60%) nginx
6 6 (4.80%) Node.js
7 2 (1.60%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.60%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.80%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.80%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (2.40%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (22.40%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (7.20%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.60%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (5.60%) Google App Engine
3 7 (5.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.60%) GitHub
5 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.20%) TCP/IP
2 9 (7.20%) HTTP
2 9 (7.20%) DNS
3 8 (6.40%) SSL
4 7 (5.60%) DHCP
4 7 (5.60%) FTP
4 7 (5.60%) IPsec
5 6 (4.80%) Internet
6 4 (3.20%) Unified Communications
6 4 (3.20%) VPN
7 3 (2.40%) Converged Networks
8 1 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.80%) Wireless
8 1 (0.80%) Broadband
8 1 (0.80%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.40%) MongoDB
2 20 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.20%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.00%) Big Data
5 4 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.40%) MySQL
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.80%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (17.60%) Cucumber
2 21 (16.80%) Jenkins
2 21 (16.80%) Git (software)
3 15 (12.00%) TeamCity
3 15 (12.00%) IntelliJ
3 15 (12.00%) Capybara
4 9 (7.20%) Selenium
5 7 (5.60%) Sahi
5 7 (5.60%) HP UFT
5 7 (5.60%) WATIR
6 2 (1.60%) Valgrind
6 2 (1.60%) Gerrit
6 2 (1.60%) Redmine
7 1 (0.80%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.80%) Subversion
General
1 10 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (1.60%) Law
2 2 (1.60%) Games
2 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.80%) Front Office
3 1 (0.80%) Banking
3 1 (0.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (28.80%) Developer
2 24 (19.20%) Analyst
3 18 (14.40%) Ruby Developer
4 13 (10.40%) Test Analyst
5 9 (7.20%) QA Analyst
6 8 (6.40%) Architect
7 7 (5.60%) Business Analyst
7 7 (5.60%) QA Test Analyst
8 5 (4.00%) Technical Leader
8 5 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.20%) Chief Architect
9 4 (3.20%) Web Developer
10 3 (2.40%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.40%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.40%) Technical Architect
10 3 (2.40%) Java Developer
10 3 (2.40%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 3 (2.40%) Automation Test Analyst
10 3 (2.40%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (24.80%) Web Services
2 30 (24.00%) HTML
3 28 (22.40%) CSS
4 22 (17.60%) XML
5 21 (16.80%) HTML5
6 20 (16.00%) RESTful
7 19 (15.20%) .NET
8 18 (14.40%) Sass
9 17 (13.60%) CSS3
10 16 (12.80%) Servlets
11 15 (12.00%) Sinatra
12 7 (5.60%) J2EE
13 6 (4.80%) Middleware
14 4 (3.20%) AngularJS
14 4 (3.20%) REST
15 3 (2.40%) Mustache
15 3 (2.40%) OpenGL ES
15 3 (2.40%) GStreamer
15 3 (2.40%) WebKit
15 3 (2.40%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.20%) Visualisation
1 4 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (3.20%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.40%) Streaming Video
2 3 (2.40%) PDA
3 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.60%) RIA
3 2 (1.60%) STB
3 2 (1.60%) DTV
3 2 (1.60%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.80%) User Experience
4 1 (0.80%) Social Media
4 1 (0.80%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.80%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.80%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 53 (42.40%) Linux
2 6 (4.80%) UNIX
3 3 (2.40%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.60%) Windows
4 2 (1.60%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.80%) Android
5 1 (0.80%) CentOS
5 1 (0.80%) OpenWrt
5 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (71.20%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (47.20%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (36.80%) TDD
4 31 (24.80%) Configuration Management
5 27 (21.60%) BDD
6 23 (18.40%) Pair Programming
6 23 (18.40%) Automated Testing
7 20 (16.00%) Test Automation
7 20 (16.00%) DevOps
8 18 (14.40%) Project Management
8 18 (14.40%) Web Design
9 17 (13.60%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (13.60%) Responsive Web Design
10 14 (11.20%) Unit Testing
11 12 (9.60%) Mentoring
12 10 (8.00%) Agile Project Management
13 9 (7.20%) Scrum
14 8 (6.40%) Business Analysis
15 7 (5.60%) Waterfall
16 4 (3.20%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 62 (49.60%) Java
2 32 (25.60%) JavaScript
2 32 (25.60%) Ruby
3 28 (22.40%) Python
3 28 (22.40%) Bash Shell
4 21 (16.80%) SQL
5 9 (7.20%) PHP
6 4 (3.20%) C++
6 4 (3.20%) C
7 3 (2.40%) Lua
8 2 (1.60%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.60%) LotusScript
8 2 (1.60%) Scala
9 1 (0.80%) Clojure
9 1 (0.80%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.80%) Groovy
9 1 (0.80%) C#
9 1 (0.80%) Perl
9 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (12.00%) Degree
2 12 (9.60%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.80%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) CCNP
4 1 (0.80%) CCDP
4 1 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.80%) CWNA
4 1 (0.80%) CWSP
4 1 (0.80%) CWAP
4 1 (0.80%) CWNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (28.00%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (36.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (17.60%) QEMU
2 22 (17.60%) KVM
3 9 (7.20%) vCloud
4 7 (5.60%) Xen
5 3 (2.40%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.80%) Docker
6 1 (0.80%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 31 (24.80%) Puppet
2 27 (21.60%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (12.00%) Graylog
4 1 (0.80%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.80%) Salt
Vendors
1 47 (37.60%) VMware
2 15 (12.00%) Akamai
2 15 (12.00%) New Relic
3 14 (11.20%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.00%) Google
5 4 (3.20%) Cisco
6 3 (2.40%) Citrix
7 2 (1.60%) Lotus
7 2 (1.60%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.60%) Capita
8 1 (0.80%) Nokia
8 1 (0.80%) SaltStack
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