The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 56 76 88
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +12
Contract jobs citing Open Source 53 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.88% 1.06% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.50% 4.13% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 15 6
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£543 £298 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.04% -29.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.75 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+86.06% -6.15%
Open Source
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
461 412 457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.05% 25.73% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 269 226
Average daily rate £330 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 36
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.65 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.22% -22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £11.50 £8.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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 Miscellaneous 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +20 50 £560 +87.91% 8
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 50 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (54.84%) Project Management
3 27 (43.55%) Java
4 21 (33.87%) Agile Project Management
5 20 (32.26%) Web Services
6 19 (30.65%) PHP
7 14 (22.58%) Linux
8 12 (19.35%) DevOps
9 11 (17.74%) Risk Management
10 10 (16.13%) Service Management
10 10 (16.13%) Product Management
10 10 (16.13%) Waterfall
11 9 (14.52%) Scala
11 9 (14.52%) Law
11 9 (14.52%) Data Protection
11 9 (14.52%) Python
11 9 (14.52%) C
11 9 (14.52%) VB
12 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
12 8 (12.90%) Business Analysis
12 8 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (12.90%) Change Management
13 7 (11.29%) Service Delivery
13 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
13 7 (11.29%) Finance
13 7 (11.29%) BDD
13 7 (11.29%) Line Management
14 6 (9.68%) Programme Management
14 6 (9.68%) Ruby
14 6 (9.68%) Supplier Management

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (6.45%) Apache
2 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.23%) CMS
4 1 (1.61%) Drupal
4 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.61%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) HTTP
2 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.06%) SSL
3 3 (4.84%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (1.61%) LDAP
4 1 (1.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.45%) MySQL
2 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.45%) Redis
3 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.61%) Riak
4 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.61%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Subversion
2 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.84%) Hudson
2 3 (4.84%) JMeter
2 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.23%) JUnit
3 2 (3.23%) JProfiler
4 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.61%) Selenium
4 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.61%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (14.52%) Law
2 7 (11.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (24.19%) Programme Manager
2 13 (20.97%) Architect
3 12 (19.35%) Business Analyst
3 12 (19.35%) Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Digital Architect
5 4 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Web Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Technical Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Operations Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (1.61%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.61%) Java Developer
8 1 (1.61%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.26%) Web Services
2 6 (9.68%) .NET
3 5 (8.06%) CSS
3 5 (8.06%) HTML
4 4 (6.45%) jQuery
4 4 (6.45%) J2EE
4 4 (6.45%) HTML5
5 3 (4.84%) Java EE
5 3 (4.84%) SOAP
6 2 (3.23%) LAMP
6 2 (3.23%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.23%) Spring
6 2 (3.23%) Ajax
6 2 (3.23%) GWT
6 2 (3.23%) CSS3
6 2 (3.23%) D3.js
6 2 (3.23%) Vaadin
6 2 (3.23%) RESTful
6 2 (3.23%) Apache Jena
7 1 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.06%) Social Media
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.84%) User Experience
5 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.23%) NHS
5 2 (3.23%) Ontologies
5 2 (3.23%) Chemistry
5 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.61%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) Linux
2 3 (4.84%) UNIX
2 3 (4.84%) Solaris
3 1 (1.61%) Windows
3 1 (1.61%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (54.84%) Project Management
3 21 (33.87%) Agile Project Management
4 12 (19.35%) DevOps
5 11 (17.74%) Risk Management
6 10 (16.13%) Service Management
6 10 (16.13%) Product Management
6 10 (16.13%) Waterfall
7 9 (14.52%) Data Protection
8 8 (12.90%) Change Management
8 8 (12.90%) Business Analysis
9 7 (11.29%) Service Delivery
9 7 (11.29%) BDD
9 7 (11.29%) Line Management
10 6 (9.68%) ITIL
10 6 (9.68%) Supplier Management
10 6 (9.68%) Programme Management
11 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
12 4 (6.45%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 27 (43.55%) Java
2 19 (30.65%) PHP
3 9 (14.52%) Scala
3 9 (14.52%) C
3 9 (14.52%) VB
3 9 (14.52%) Python
4 6 (9.68%) Ruby
4 6 (9.68%) C#
5 5 (8.06%) C++
5 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.23%) SQL
6 2 (3.23%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.61%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
1 4 (6.45%) CheckPoint
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) HP
3 1 (1.61%) VMware
3 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
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