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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
England / Yorkshire
Rank 46 58 74
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +16
Contract jobs citing Open Source 84 84 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.89% 2.95% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.71% 3.62% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 53 43
Median daily rate £520 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £650 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+2.34% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £46.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +11.37%

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
1784 2318 1962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.59% 81.36% 80.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1177 1512 1366
Median daily rate £403 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £554 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 73 40
Median hourly rate £15.86 £19.50 £15.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% +23.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +11 59 £493 +23.12% 20
South Yorkshire +4 23 £538 +19.44% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
Humberside - 1 £475 -
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 119 (73.46%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (56.17%) Java
3 76 (46.91%) HTML
4 72 (44.44%) Linux
5 63 (38.89%) Scala
5 63 (38.89%) HTML5
6 61 (37.65%) RESTful
6 61 (37.65%) Ruby
7 55 (33.95%) TDD
7 55 (33.95%) Python
7 55 (33.95%) Scrum
8 54 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 53 (32.72%) Spring
10 51 (31.48%) JIRA
11 50 (30.86%) JSON
11 50 (30.86%) Play Framework
12 49 (30.25%) Django
13 48 (29.63%) Confluence
13 48 (29.63%) REST
14 47 (29.01%) Continuous Integration
14 47 (29.01%) CSS
15 43 (26.54%) JavaScript
15 43 (26.54%) Puppet
16 41 (25.31%) Git (software)
17 39 (24.07%) MongoDB
18 37 (22.84%) Relational Database
19 36 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
20 35 (21.60%) CSS3
20 35 (21.60%) NoSQL
21 34 (20.99%) Configuration Management

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 48 (29.63%) Confluence
2 8 (4.94%) Apache
2 8 (4.94%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.85%) nginx
3 3 (1.85%) WordPress
4 1 (0.62%) GeoServer
4 1 (0.62%) IIS
4 1 (0.62%) Liferay
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.41%) GitHub
4 2 (1.23%) IaaS
5 1 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.58%) HTTP
2 7 (4.32%) Internet
3 6 (3.70%) OpenLDAP
3 6 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.47%) SSL
5 3 (1.85%) LDAP
6 1 (0.62%) DHCP
6 1 (0.62%) DNS
6 1 (0.62%) Firewall
6 1 (0.62%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (24.07%) MongoDB
2 37 (22.84%) Relational Database
3 35 (21.60%) NoSQL
4 20 (12.35%) MySQL
5 19 (11.73%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.70%) Redis
7 5 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.85%) Big Data
8 3 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.85%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.23%) Riak
10 1 (0.62%) GIS
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 54 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 51 (31.48%) JIRA
3 41 (25.31%) Git (software)
4 29 (17.90%) Cucumber
5 28 (17.28%) Selenium
6 21 (12.96%) JUnit
6 21 (12.96%) Subversion
7 8 (4.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (4.32%) JMeter
9 6 (3.70%) Mercurial
10 4 (2.47%) GitLab
11 3 (1.85%) Artifactory
11 3 (1.85%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.85%) Maven
11 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.23%) FitNesse
12 2 (1.23%) MSBuild
12 2 (1.23%) NUnit
13 1 (0.62%) FishEye
13 1 (0.62%) Hudson
General
1 5 (3.09%) Finance
2 1 (0.62%) Advertising
2 1 (0.62%) Electronics
2 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.62%) Marketing
2 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (46.30%) Developer
2 41 (25.31%) Architect
3 32 (19.75%) Technical Architect
4 30 (18.52%) Java Developer
5 18 (11.11%) Scala Developer
6 13 (8.02%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (8.02%) Java Scala Developer
7 12 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (6.79%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (4.94%) Java Architect
9 8 (4.94%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.94%) Technical Leader
10 7 (4.32%) Analyst
10 7 (4.32%) Java Technical Architect
10 7 (4.32%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (4.32%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.70%) Senior Java Scala Developer
11 6 (3.70%) Senior Scala Developer
12 5 (3.09%) Agile Business Analyst
12 5 (3.09%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (46.91%) HTML
2 63 (38.89%) HTML5
3 61 (37.65%) RESTful
4 53 (32.72%) Spring
5 50 (30.86%) JSON
5 50 (30.86%) Play Framework
6 49 (30.25%) Django
7 48 (29.63%) REST
8 47 (29.01%) CSS
9 35 (21.60%) CSS3
10 29 (17.90%) Web Services
11 27 (16.67%) Ajax
12 23 (14.20%) Ruby on Rails
13 18 (11.11%) Guice
13 18 (11.11%) Spring MVC
14 16 (9.88%) AngularJS
15 12 (7.41%) Node.js
16 10 (6.17%) .NET
16 10 (6.17%) SOAP
17 8 (4.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.49%) User Experience
2 15 (9.26%) Social Media
3 12 (7.41%) NHS
4 10 (6.17%) Tandem
5 9 (5.56%) Driving Licence
6 6 (3.70%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.70%) RIA
7 4 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.47%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.47%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.85%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.85%) PKI
8 3 (1.85%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.85%) Smartcard
9 2 (1.23%) Derivative
9 2 (1.23%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.62%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 72 (44.44%) Linux
2 8 (4.94%) Windows
3 5 (3.09%) Unix
4 3 (1.85%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.62%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (73.46%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (33.95%) Scrum
2 55 (33.95%) TDD
3 47 (29.01%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (20.99%) Configuration Management
5 32 (19.75%) Microservices
6 24 (14.81%) BDD
6 24 (14.81%) Mentoring
7 22 (13.58%) Kanban
8 20 (12.35%) Automated Testing
8 20 (12.35%) MVC
9 18 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 18 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (11.11%) DevOps
9 18 (11.11%) OO
10 17 (10.49%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (9.88%) OWASP
11 16 (9.88%) UML
11 16 (9.88%) Web Design
12 14 (8.64%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 91 (56.17%) Java
2 63 (38.89%) Scala
3 61 (37.65%) Ruby
4 55 (33.95%) Python
5 43 (26.54%) JavaScript
6 19 (11.73%) C#
7 16 (9.88%) PHP
8 8 (4.94%) SQL
9 7 (4.32%) Groovy
10 6 (3.70%) Clojure
11 5 (3.09%) Go
12 4 (2.47%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.85%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.85%) C++
14 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (6.79%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.09%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.47%) Degree
4 3 (1.85%) CCNP
4 3 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.85%) MCSE
4 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.85%) RHCE
5 2 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.23%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.62%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.94%) QA
2 4 (2.47%) HL7
3 3 (1.85%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (13.58%) Docker
2 6 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.85%) Ceph
3 3 (1.85%) etcd
3 3 (1.85%) flannel
3 3 (1.85%) GlusterFS
4 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.62%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.62%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (26.54%) Puppet
2 36 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (8.64%) Ansible
4 7 (4.32%) Nagios
5 6 (3.70%) Salt
6 4 (2.47%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.85%) Graphite
7 3 (1.85%) HAProxy
7 3 (1.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (1.85%) logstash
7 3 (1.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (1.85%) rkt
8 1 (0.62%) OpenView
Vendors
1 20 (12.35%) Google
2 7 (4.32%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.32%) Splunk
3 3 (1.85%) Atlassian
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle
4 2 (1.23%) VMware
5 1 (0.62%) Adobe
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco
5 1 (0.62%) Citrix
5 1 (0.62%) EMC
5 1 (0.62%) F5
5 1 (0.62%) HP
5 1 (0.62%) NetApp
5 1 (0.62%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.62%) SAP
5 1 (0.62%) WSO2
5 1 (0.62%) Zend