The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
England / Yorkshire
Rank 47 73 75
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Contract jobs citing Open Source 93 68 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.25% 2.39% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% 2.93% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 50 40
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £350 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £663 £753
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 £37.50 £33.75 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -52.46%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1798 2323 2117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.25% 81.59% 81.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1171 1545 1422
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 63 50
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.08 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Open Source
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Source across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Open Source Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Open Source across the Yorkshire region.

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +27 67 £493 +3.68% 15
South Yorkshire +15 24 £538 +16.21% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 6
Humberside - 1 £475 -
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 117 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (55.77%) Java
3 73 (46.79%) Linux
4 61 (39.10%) HTML
5 59 (37.82%) Ruby
6 58 (37.18%) Python
7 50 (32.05%) Jenkins
8 49 (31.41%) Continuous Integration
9 47 (30.13%) RESTful
9 47 (30.13%) Scala
9 47 (30.13%) HTML5
10 46 (29.49%) TDD
11 44 (28.21%) Puppet
11 44 (28.21%) JSON
11 44 (28.21%) JIRA
12 42 (26.92%) Scrum
13 41 (26.28%) Spring
13 41 (26.28%) REST
14 40 (25.64%) Play Framework
15 39 (25.00%) Confluence
15 39 (25.00%) Django
16 38 (24.36%) Opscode Chef
17 37 (23.72%) Git (software)
17 37 (23.72%) MongoDB
17 37 (23.72%) Configuration Management
18 35 (22.44%) CSS
19 33 (21.15%) Relational Database
20 31 (19.87%) JavaScript
21 30 (19.23%) NoSQL
22 29 (18.59%) Web Services

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in 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 39 (25.00%) Confluence
2 8 (5.13%) Apache
2 8 (5.13%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.56%) WordPress
4 3 (1.92%) nginx
5 1 (0.64%) IIS
5 1 (0.64%) Liferay
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.49%) GitHub
4 3 (1.92%) SaaS
5 2 (1.28%) IaaS
6 1 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.38%) HTTP
2 12 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.49%) Internet
4 6 (3.85%) OpenLDAP
5 5 (3.21%) SSL
6 1 (0.64%) DHCP
6 1 (0.64%) DNS
6 1 (0.64%) Firewall
6 1 (0.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (23.72%) MongoDB
2 33 (21.15%) Relational Database
3 30 (19.23%) NoSQL
4 27 (17.31%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (14.74%) MySQL
6 6 (3.85%) Redis
7 5 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (3.21%) Riak
8 3 (1.92%) Big Data
8 3 (1.92%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.92%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 50 (32.05%) Jenkins
2 44 (28.21%) JIRA
3 37 (23.72%) Git (software)
4 24 (15.38%) Selenium
5 23 (14.74%) Cucumber
6 20 (12.82%) Subversion
7 17 (10.90%) JUnit
8 9 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (5.77%) JMeter
9 4 (2.56%) GitLab
10 3 (1.92%) Artifactory
10 3 (1.92%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.92%) Hudson
10 3 (1.92%) Maven
10 3 (1.92%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.92%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.28%) FitNesse
11 2 (1.28%) NUnit
11 2 (1.28%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.28%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (3.21%) Finance
2 3 (1.92%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.28%) Games
3 2 (1.28%) Retail
4 1 (0.64%) Advertising
4 1 (0.64%) Electronics
4 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (41.67%) Developer
2 41 (26.28%) Architect
3 30 (19.23%) Technical Architect
4 23 (14.74%) Java Developer
5 21 (13.46%) DevOps Engineer
6 15 (9.62%) Scala Developer
7 10 (6.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 9 (5.77%) Java Scala Developer
8 9 (5.77%) WebOps Engineer
9 8 (5.13%) Java Architect
10 7 (4.49%) Digital Architect
10 7 (4.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (3.85%) Java Technical Architect
11 6 (3.85%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.85%) Technical Leader
12 5 (3.21%) Lead Architect
12 5 (3.21%) Python Developer
12 5 (3.21%) Service Manager
13 4 (2.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 4 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (39.10%) HTML
2 47 (30.13%) HTML5
2 47 (30.13%) RESTful
3 44 (28.21%) JSON
4 41 (26.28%) REST
4 41 (26.28%) Spring
5 40 (25.64%) Play Framework
6 39 (25.00%) Django
7 35 (22.44%) CSS
8 29 (18.59%) Web Services
9 25 (16.03%) CSS3
10 20 (12.82%) Ajax
10 20 (12.82%) Ruby on Rails
11 15 (9.62%) Guice
11 15 (9.62%) Spring MVC
12 14 (8.97%) AngularJS
13 11 (7.05%) .NET
14 9 (5.77%) SOAP
14 9 (5.77%) XML
15 7 (4.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.97%) User Experience
2 12 (7.69%) Social Media
3 11 (7.05%) NHS
4 8 (5.13%) Driving Licence
4 8 (5.13%) Tandem
5 6 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.85%) RIA
6 4 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.56%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.92%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.28%) Derivative
8 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.28%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 73 (46.79%) Linux
2 6 (3.85%) Unix
3 5 (3.21%) Windows
4 3 (1.92%) CoreOS
5 2 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (31.41%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (29.49%) TDD
4 42 (26.92%) Scrum
5 37 (23.72%) Configuration Management
6 25 (16.03%) Automated Testing
7 24 (15.38%) DevOps
8 23 (14.74%) Microservices
9 22 (14.10%) BDD
10 21 (13.46%) Mentoring
11 19 (12.18%) Kanban
11 19 (12.18%) MVC
12 15 (9.62%) Responsive Web Design
12 15 (9.62%) UML
13 14 (8.97%) Web Design
14 13 (8.33%) Business Analysis
14 13 (8.33%) High Availability
14 13 (8.33%) OWASP
15 12 (7.69%) OO
16 11 (7.05%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 87 (55.77%) Java
2 59 (37.82%) Ruby
3 58 (37.18%) Python
4 47 (30.13%) Scala
5 31 (19.87%) JavaScript
6 15 (9.62%) C#
6 15 (9.62%) PHP
7 10 (6.41%) Go
8 8 (5.13%) SQL
9 4 (2.56%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.28%) Groovy
11 1 (0.64%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.64%) C++
11 1 (0.64%) Clojure
11 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.21%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.28%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (1.28%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.64%) Degree
4 1 (0.64%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) QA
2 3 (1.92%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.64%) HL7
System Software
1 22 (14.10%) Docker
2 3 (1.92%) Ceph
2 3 (1.92%) etcd
2 3 (1.92%) flannel
2 3 (1.92%) GlusterFS
3 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.64%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (28.21%) Puppet
2 38 (24.36%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (12.18%) Ansible
4 13 (8.33%) Salt
5 7 (4.49%) Nagios
6 4 (2.56%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.92%) Graphite
7 3 (1.92%) HAProxy
7 3 (1.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (1.92%) logstash
7 3 (1.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (1.92%) rkt
8 1 (0.64%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (11.54%) Google
2 7 (4.49%) Splunk
3 5 (3.21%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.92%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle
5 2 (1.28%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.28%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.64%) Adobe
6 1 (0.64%) Citrix
6 1 (0.64%) HP
6 1 (0.64%) SAP
6 1 (0.64%) VMware
6 1 (0.64%) WSO2
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago