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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 40 64 83
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +19
Contract jobs citing Open Source 104 53 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.11% 2.50% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.90% 2.93% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 47 12
Median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £286 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £450 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.97 £42.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-29.47% -40.14%
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
1762 1806 1383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.58% 85.11% 81.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1210 1302 949
Median daily rate £425 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 21
Median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% +129.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £10.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £84.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +31 93 £500 +42.85% 13
Bradford +10 4 £460 +5.14%
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 131 (79.88%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (48.78%) Linux
3 69 (42.07%) Java
4 63 (38.41%) DevOps
5 53 (32.32%) TDD
6 52 (31.71%) JavaScript
7 51 (31.10%) Puppet
8 48 (29.27%) Scrum
9 46 (28.05%) HTML
9 46 (28.05%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (24.39%) Python
11 39 (23.78%) Git (software)
12 37 (22.56%) HTML5
13 34 (20.73%) CSS
14 33 (20.12%) Opscode Chef
15 32 (19.51%) Jenkins
15 32 (19.51%) Ruby
16 31 (18.90%) Spring
16 31 (18.90%) RESTful
17 30 (18.29%) Scala
17 30 (18.29%) PaaS
18 28 (17.07%) Microservices
19 27 (16.46%) OO
20 26 (15.85%) SaaS
20 26 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
21 23 (14.02%) SOA
22 21 (12.80%) OOP
22 21 (12.80%) CSS3
22 21 (12.80%) Pair Programming
22 21 (12.80%) IaaS

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 13 (7.93%) Confluence
2 7 (4.27%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.05%) WordPress
4 4 (2.44%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.83%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.22%) Jetty
6 2 (1.22%) Moodle
7 1 (0.61%) Apache
7 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.61%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.61%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.61%) JBoss
7 1 (0.61%) nginx
7 1 (0.61%) OpenCms
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.44%) MS Office
2 3 (1.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 30 (18.29%) PaaS
2 26 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (15.85%) SaaS
3 21 (12.80%) IaaS
4 20 (12.20%) GitHub
5 7 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (3.05%) Google App Engine
6 5 (3.05%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (3.05%) Office 365
7 1 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.93%) HTTP
2 9 (5.49%) DNS
3 8 (4.88%) SSL
3 8 (4.88%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.44%) FTP
4 4 (2.44%) Internet
4 4 (2.44%) Network Security
5 3 (1.83%) Intranet
6 2 (1.22%) Firewall
7 1 (0.61%) DHCP
7 1 (0.61%) IPsec
7 1 (0.61%) LAN
7 1 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.15%) Relational Database
2 14 (8.54%) MongoDB
3 13 (7.93%) NoSQL
4 11 (6.71%) MySQL
5 7 (4.27%) SQL Server
6 6 (3.66%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.83%) Big Data
8 2 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.22%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.22%) Redis
8 2 (1.22%) Riak
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (23.78%) Git (software)
2 32 (19.51%) Jenkins
3 16 (9.76%) JIRA
4 14 (8.54%) Mercurial
5 12 (7.32%) Selenium
5 12 (7.32%) Subversion
6 11 (6.71%) Cucumber
7 9 (5.49%) Maven
8 6 (3.66%) JUnit
9 4 (2.44%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.22%) Ant
10 2 (1.22%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.22%) Gradle
10 2 (1.22%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.22%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.22%) Zephyr
11 1 (0.61%) DbUnit
11 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.61%) Hudson
11 1 (0.61%) Mockito
General
1 14 (8.54%) Finance
2 5 (3.05%) Law
3 3 (1.83%) Games
3 3 (1.83%) Publishing
4 2 (1.22%) Banking
4 2 (1.22%) Retail
4 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (43.90%) Developer
2 34 (20.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (17.07%) Java Developer
4 26 (15.85%) Senior Developer
5 19 (11.59%) Architect
5 19 (11.59%) Senior Java Developer
6 18 (10.98%) Scala Developer
7 14 (8.54%) Java Scala Developer
7 14 (8.54%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 14 (8.54%) Senior Scala Developer
8 11 (6.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 11 (6.71%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (6.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 9 (5.49%) Ruby Developer
10 8 (4.88%) Technical Architect
11 6 (3.66%) AWS DevOps
11 6 (3.66%) AWS Engineer
11 6 (3.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.05%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (28.05%) HTML
2 37 (22.56%) HTML5
3 34 (20.73%) CSS
4 31 (18.90%) RESTful
4 31 (18.90%) Spring
5 21 (12.80%) CSS3
6 18 (10.98%) Hibernate
7 16 (9.76%) .NET
7 16 (9.76%) Web Services
8 14 (8.54%) JSON
9 12 (7.32%) Middleware
9 12 (7.32%) Play Framework
10 11 (6.71%) Django
11 10 (6.10%) Node.js
11 10 (6.10%) REST
12 9 (5.49%) AngularJS
12 9 (5.49%) LAMP
13 8 (4.88%) XML
14 7 (4.27%) J2EE
15 5 (3.05%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.15%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (7.32%) User Experience
3 9 (5.49%) Social Media
4 8 (4.88%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.66%) e-Learning
7 5 (3.05%) Enterprise Cloud
7 5 (3.05%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.44%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (2.44%) Video Editing
9 3 (1.83%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.83%) Learning Management System
9 3 (1.83%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.83%) RIA
9 3 (1.83%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.22%) Blog
10 2 (1.22%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.22%) iPhone
10 2 (1.22%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (1.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 80 (48.78%) Linux
2 8 (4.88%) Windows
3 7 (4.27%) Android
3 7 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.05%) CentOS
4 5 (3.05%) Fedora
4 5 (3.05%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.61%) AIX
6 1 (0.61%) HPUX
6 1 (0.61%) SUSE
6 1 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (79.88%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (38.41%) DevOps
3 53 (32.32%) TDD
4 48 (29.27%) Scrum
5 46 (28.05%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (17.07%) Microservices
7 27 (16.46%) OO
8 23 (14.02%) SOA
9 21 (12.80%) OOP
9 21 (12.80%) Pair Programming
10 18 (10.98%) PRINCE2
10 18 (10.98%) Software Engineering
11 17 (10.37%) Software Delivery
12 16 (9.76%) BDD
13 15 (9.15%) ITIL
13 15 (9.15%) Mentoring
14 13 (7.93%) Configuration Management
15 12 (7.32%) Data Management
15 12 (7.32%) High Availability
15 12 (7.32%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (42.07%) Java
2 52 (31.71%) JavaScript
3 40 (24.39%) Python
4 32 (19.51%) Ruby
5 30 (18.29%) Scala
6 18 (10.98%) C++
7 17 (10.37%) PHP
8 14 (8.54%) Bash Shell
8 14 (8.54%) Clojure
8 14 (8.54%) Groovy
9 11 (6.71%) C#
10 6 (3.66%) Perl
10 6 (3.66%) SQL
11 3 (1.83%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.22%) C
12 2 (1.22%) COBOL
12 2 (1.22%) R
12 2 (1.22%) XPath
13 1 (0.61%) LotusScript
13 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.49%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.05%) Degree
5 2 (1.22%) ISEB
6 1 (0.61%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.83%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 15 (9.15%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.83%) Docker
4 1 (0.61%) KVM
4 1 (0.61%) vCloud
4 1 (0.61%) vSphere
4 1 (0.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 51 (31.10%) Puppet
2 33 (20.12%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.05%) Ansible
3 5 (3.05%) Cacti
3 5 (3.05%) Nagios
3 5 (3.05%) ZABBIX
4 4 (2.44%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (9.15%) Google
1 15 (9.15%) Red Hat
2 9 (5.49%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.66%) Apple
3 6 (3.66%) VMware
4 5 (3.05%) Atlassian
4 5 (3.05%) HP
5 4 (2.44%) Adobe
5 4 (2.44%) Oracle
5 4 (2.44%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.83%) Cisco
6 3 (1.83%) EMC
6 3 (1.83%) F5
6 3 (1.83%) NetApp
6 3 (1.83%) Twitter
7 2 (1.22%) IBM
7 2 (1.22%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.61%) Lotus