The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 19 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Open Source 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 6.02% 0.84% 6.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 1.06% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £450 £310 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -0.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.97 £42.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-29.47% -40.14%
Open Source
North 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 York region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80 94 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 96.39% 78.99% 83.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 55 33
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £294 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 £38.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +162.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in York

The demand trend of contract jobs across the York 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 York

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in York

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 28 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 York region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (40.00%) XQuery
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) J2EE
4 2 (40.00%) XSLT
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) OOD
4 2 (40.00%) Content Management
4 2 (40.00%) Industrial Design
4 2 (40.00%) Legal
4 2 (40.00%) CMS
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Google
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (40.00%) Degree

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in York 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 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (20.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) gulp
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Developer
3 2 (40.00%) UI Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Designer
4 1 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
4 1 (20.00%) UX Designer
4 1 (20.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) D3.js
4 2 (40.00%) Ember.js
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) J2EE
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) XSLT
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Metrics
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) Industrial Design
2 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Service Design
2 2 (40.00%) Usability Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) Web Usability
2 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Facebook
1 2 (40.00%) Google
1 2 (40.00%) Twitter