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 27 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 51 86 71
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -15
Contract jobs citing Open Source 61 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.33% 1.08% 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.98% 4.33% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 5 13
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £299 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £475 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.90 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +6.25%
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
470 416 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.64% 25.05% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 241 175
Average daily rate £355 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £215 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 19 26
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.68% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.84 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £39.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 27 March 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 March 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 +21 53 £330 -17.50% 22
Bradford - 2 £378 -
Dewsbury - - - -
Open Source
Yorkshire

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 98 (85.96%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (45.61%) Java
3 42 (36.84%) Project Management
4 37 (32.46%) Linux
4 37 (32.46%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (30.70%) Web Services
6 31 (27.19%) VMware
7 30 (26.32%) Agile Project Management
8 29 (25.44%) TDD
9 28 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (23.68%) QA
11 26 (22.81%) Python
12 24 (21.05%) Ruby
13 22 (19.30%) Configuration Management
13 22 (19.30%) BDD
14 21 (18.42%) DevOps
15 20 (17.54%) HTML
16 18 (15.79%) JavaScript
16 18 (15.79%) CSS
16 18 (15.79%) MongoDB
16 18 (15.79%) Bash Shell
17 17 (14.91%) Cucumber
17 17 (14.91%) KVM
17 17 (14.91%) OpenStack
17 17 (14.91%) NoSQL
17 17 (14.91%) QEMU
18 16 (14.04%) Automated Testing
19 15 (13.16%) PHP
19 15 (13.16%) HTML5
20 14 (12.28%) .NET

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (14.91%) OpenStack
2 8 (7.02%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (6.14%) Node.js
4 3 (2.63%) Apache
5 2 (1.75%) CMS
5 2 (1.75%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.88%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.88%) Drupal
6 1 (0.88%) Jetty
6 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.88%) nginx
6 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.88%) IIS
6 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.88%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.51%) SaaS
3 2 (1.75%) GitHub
4 1 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.88%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.02%) HTTP
2 6 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.26%) SSL
3 3 (2.63%) SAN
3 3 (2.63%) Internet
4 1 (0.88%) IPsec
4 1 (0.88%) DNS
4 1 (0.88%) DHCP
4 1 (0.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 17 (14.91%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.51%) MySQL
4 2 (1.75%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.75%) Redis
5 1 (0.88%) Riak
5 1 (0.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (14.91%) Cucumber
2 10 (8.77%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.89%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (7.89%) Selenium
4 8 (7.02%) TeamCity
4 8 (7.02%) Subversion
4 8 (7.02%) IntelliJ
4 8 (7.02%) Capybara
5 7 (6.14%) Jenkins
5 7 (6.14%) Sahi
5 7 (6.14%) WATIR
6 6 (5.26%) Eclipse
6 6 (5.26%) Hudson
7 4 (3.51%) JProfiler
7 4 (3.51%) JUnit
8 2 (1.75%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.75%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (8.77%) Finance
2 9 (7.89%) Law
3 2 (1.75%) Games
4 1 (0.88%) Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 24 (21.05%) Developer
2 20 (17.54%) Analyst
3 15 (13.16%) Architect
3 15 (13.16%) Programme Manager
4 11 (9.65%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.89%) Ruby Developer
6 7 (6.14%) QA Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Test Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Digital Architect
8 5 (4.39%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.39%) QA Test Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.51%) Tester
9 4 (3.51%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.51%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Web Manager
9 4 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.63%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (30.70%) Web Services
2 20 (17.54%) HTML
3 18 (15.79%) CSS
4 15 (13.16%) HTML5
5 14 (12.28%) XML
5 14 (12.28%) .NET
6 13 (11.40%) RESTful
7 11 (9.65%) Sass
8 10 (8.77%) CSS3
8 10 (8.77%) Servlets
9 8 (7.02%) Sinatra
10 7 (6.14%) jQuery
11 5 (4.39%) SOAP
11 5 (4.39%) Hibernate
11 5 (4.39%) Spring
12 4 (3.51%) Ajax
12 4 (3.51%) GWT
12 4 (3.51%) Vaadin
12 4 (3.51%) D3.js
12 4 (3.51%) Apache Jena
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.14%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.39%) Social Media
3 4 (3.51%) User Experience
3 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.51%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.51%) Ontologies
3 4 (3.51%) Chemistry
3 4 (3.51%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.75%) RIA
5 1 (0.88%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 37 (32.46%) Linux
2 4 (3.51%) UNIX
2 4 (3.51%) Windows
3 3 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.88%) Solaris
4 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (85.96%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (36.84%) Project Management
3 37 (32.46%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (26.32%) Agile Project Management
5 29 (25.44%) TDD
6 22 (19.30%) Configuration Management
6 22 (19.30%) BDD
7 21 (18.42%) DevOps
8 16 (14.04%) Automated Testing
9 13 (11.40%) Pair Programming
9 13 (11.40%) Test Automation
10 11 (9.65%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (9.65%) Risk Management
10 11 (9.65%) Web Design
11 10 (8.77%) Service Management
11 10 (8.77%) Product Management
12 9 (7.89%) Data Protection
12 9 (7.89%) Waterfall
12 9 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (7.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (45.61%) Java
2 26 (22.81%) Python
3 24 (21.05%) Ruby
4 18 (15.79%) Bash Shell
4 18 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 15 (13.16%) PHP
6 12 (10.53%) SQL
7 11 (9.65%) Scala
8 9 (7.89%) VB
8 9 (7.89%) C
9 8 (7.02%) C#
10 5 (4.39%) C++
11 4 (3.51%) SPARQL
12 1 (0.88%) Groovy
12 1 (0.88%) Clojure
12 1 (0.88%) Perl
12 1 (0.88%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 11 (9.65%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.02%) Degree
3 2 (1.75%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (23.68%) QA
System Software
1 28 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (14.91%) QEMU
2 17 (14.91%) KVM
3 3 (2.63%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.88%) Xen
4 1 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (10.53%) Puppet
2 10 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (7.02%) Graylog
4 3 (2.63%) Nagios
5 1 (0.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (27.19%) VMware
2 8 (7.02%) Akamai
2 8 (7.02%) New Relic
3 4 (3.51%) CheckPoint
3 4 (3.51%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.63%) Cisco
4 3 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (0.88%) Lotus
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle
6 1 (0.88%) Google
6 1 (0.88%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.88%) SaltStack
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