The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 3 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Open Source 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 12.00% - 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.43% - 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £65.00 £56.75
% change year-on-year
-32.30% +14.53%
Open Source
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
14 33 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 56.00% 73.33% 71.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 39
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £182 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 Wolverhampton

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Open Source across the Wolverhampton region.

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Open Source
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Informatica
1 3 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Pentaho
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 3 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Talend
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EMR
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (100.00%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Informatica
1 3 (100.00%) Talend