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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 67 106 102
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -4
Contract jobs citing Open Source 87 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.76% 0.63% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 0.83% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 11 15
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +42.00%
Open Source
England

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
2490 1807 1669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.02% 76.24% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1749 1120 915
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 55 77
Average hourly rate £15.36 £15.39 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.19% -59.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £10.26 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Open Source across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
West Yorkshire +12 50 £350 -24.32% 28
South Yorkshire - 33 £525 - 2
North Yorkshire -3 4 £305 -2.40% 6
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (68.53%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (45.45%) Java
3 63 (44.06%) Linux
4 52 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (32.17%) TDD
6 45 (31.47%) Puppet
7 43 (30.07%) Jenkins
8 41 (28.67%) VMware
9 40 (27.97%) VMware Infrastructure
10 39 (27.27%) Web Services
11 37 (25.87%) JavaScript
12 36 (25.17%) TCP/IP
12 36 (25.17%) Cloud Computing
12 36 (25.17%) Opscode Chef
13 32 (22.38%) HTML
14 31 (21.68%) BDD
14 31 (21.68%) DevOps
15 29 (20.28%) MongoDB
15 29 (20.28%) CSS
16 27 (18.88%) Microsoft
16 27 (18.88%) Configuration Management
17 25 (17.48%) Apache
18 24 (16.78%) .NET
18 24 (16.78%) Amazon AWS
18 24 (16.78%) Ruby
19 23 (16.08%) Google
19 23 (16.08%) DNS
20 22 (15.38%) Project Management
21 21 (14.69%) HTML5
21 21 (14.69%) Waterfall

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 25 (17.48%) Apache
2 20 (13.99%) Tomcat
3 19 (13.29%) IIS
3 19 (13.29%) WebSphere
4 18 (12.59%) Jetty
4 18 (12.59%) nginx
5 10 (6.99%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (4.90%) Node.js
6 7 (4.90%) OpenStack
7 5 (3.50%) Confluence
8 2 (1.40%) Alfresco
8 2 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.40%) Drupal
8 2 (1.40%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.40%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.70%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.70%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.70%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (2.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 36 (25.17%) Cloud Computing
2 24 (16.78%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (13.29%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (13.29%) Google App Engine
3 19 (13.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.80%) GitHub
5 2 (1.40%) PaaS
6 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (25.17%) TCP/IP
2 23 (16.08%) DNS
3 20 (13.99%) HTTP
4 19 (13.29%) IPsec
4 19 (13.29%) SSL
4 19 (13.29%) DHCP
4 19 (13.29%) FTP
5 8 (5.59%) Internet
6 4 (2.80%) Unified Communications
6 4 (2.80%) VPN
7 3 (2.10%) Converged Networks
8 1 (0.70%) Firewall
8 1 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.70%) Wireless
8 1 (0.70%) Broadband
8 1 (0.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.28%) MongoDB
2 18 (12.59%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.29%) MySQL
5 6 (4.20%) Big Data
6 4 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.80%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.10%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.10%) Redis
8 2 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.70%) HBase
Development Applications
1 43 (30.07%) Jenkins
2 21 (14.69%) Git (software)
3 15 (10.49%) Cucumber
4 11 (7.69%) IntelliJ
5 10 (6.99%) TeamCity
5 10 (6.99%) Capybara
6 8 (5.59%) Selenium
7 6 (4.20%) JIRA
8 4 (2.80%) Subversion
8 4 (2.80%) Maven
9 3 (2.10%) JUnit
9 3 (2.10%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.40%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.40%) Gerrit
10 2 (1.40%) Redmine
10 2 (1.40%) FishEye
10 2 (1.40%) Valgrind
11 1 (0.70%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.70%) Artifactory
General
1 14 (9.79%) Finance
2 4 (2.80%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.40%) Law
4 1 (0.70%) Games
4 1 (0.70%) Banking
4 1 (0.70%) Local Government
4 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (23.08%) Developer
1 33 (23.08%) Analyst
2 22 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 13 (9.09%) Ruby Developer
4 12 (8.39%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (8.39%) Senior Business Analyst
5 10 (6.99%) Architect
5 10 (6.99%) Test Analyst
6 8 (5.59%) Consultant
7 7 (4.90%) Java Developer
8 6 (4.20%) Technical Architect
8 6 (4.20%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.20%) DevOps Consultant
9 5 (3.50%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Technical Leader
10 4 (2.80%) Chief Architect
10 4 (2.80%) Software Engineer
10 4 (2.80%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 3 (2.10%) PHP Developer
11 3 (2.10%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (27.27%) Web Services
2 32 (22.38%) HTML
3 29 (20.28%) CSS
4 24 (16.78%) .NET
5 21 (14.69%) HTML5
6 19 (13.29%) Servlets
7 18 (12.59%) J2EE
8 14 (9.79%) RESTful
8 14 (9.79%) CSS3
9 12 (8.39%) XML
10 10 (6.99%) Sinatra
10 10 (6.99%) Sass
11 6 (4.20%) Middleware
12 5 (3.50%) Spring
12 5 (3.50%) jQuery
12 5 (3.50%) REST
13 4 (2.80%) OpenGL ES
13 4 (2.80%) Qt
13 4 (2.80%) GStreamer
13 4 (2.80%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.90%) Visualisation
3 5 (3.50%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.80%) Streaming Video
5 3 (2.10%) DTV
5 3 (2.10%) PDA
6 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.40%) STB
6 2 (1.40%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.70%) New Media
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.70%) Social Media
7 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.70%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.70%) Ontologies
7 1 (0.70%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.70%) Blog
7 1 (0.70%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 63 (44.06%) Linux
2 7 (4.90%) UNIX
3 5 (3.50%) Windows
4 4 (2.80%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.10%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (2.10%) CentOS
6 2 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.40%) Fedora
7 1 (0.70%) Android
7 1 (0.70%) AIX
7 1 (0.70%) Solaris
7 1 (0.70%) OpenWrt
7 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (68.53%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (32.17%) TDD
4 31 (21.68%) BDD
4 31 (21.68%) DevOps
5 27 (18.88%) Configuration Management
6 22 (15.38%) Project Management
7 21 (14.69%) Waterfall
8 19 (13.29%) Analytics
9 18 (12.59%) Pair Programming
9 18 (12.59%) Automated Testing
9 18 (12.59%) Business Analysis
10 17 (11.89%) Product Management
11 16 (11.19%) Unit Testing
11 16 (11.19%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (7.69%) Web Design
12 11 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (6.99%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (6.99%) Test Automation
13 10 (6.99%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 65 (45.45%) Java
2 37 (25.87%) JavaScript
3 24 (16.78%) Ruby
4 18 (12.59%) Python
5 16 (11.19%) PHP
5 16 (11.19%) SQL
5 16 (11.19%) Bash Shell
6 6 (4.20%) C++
7 5 (3.50%) C
8 3 (2.10%) Perl
8 3 (2.10%) R
8 3 (2.10%) Go
8 3 (2.10%) Lua
8 3 (2.10%) PHP5
8 3 (2.10%) Scala
9 2 (1.40%) LotusScript
9 2 (1.40%) C#
9 2 (1.40%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (10.49%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.99%) Degree
2 10 (6.99%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.40%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) CCNP
4 1 (0.70%) CCDP
4 1 (0.70%) ISEB
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.70%) CWNA
4 1 (0.70%) CWSP
4 1 (0.70%) CWAP
4 1 (0.70%) CWNE
4 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.29%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (27.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (13.29%) Xen
3 12 (8.39%) vCloud
4 7 (4.90%) QEMU
4 7 (4.90%) KVM
5 3 (2.10%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.40%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.70%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.70%) pfSense
7 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.70%) XenApp
7 1 (0.70%) Docker
7 1 (0.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 45 (31.47%) Puppet
2 36 (25.17%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (6.99%) Graylog
4 5 (3.50%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.40%) yum
5 2 (1.40%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.40%) Ansible
5 2 (1.40%) logstash
6 1 (0.70%) Salt
6 1 (0.70%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (28.67%) VMware
2 27 (18.88%) Microsoft
3 23 (16.08%) Google
4 10 (6.99%) New Relic
4 10 (6.99%) Akamai
5 5 (3.50%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.80%) Cisco
7 3 (2.10%) Citrix
7 3 (2.10%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.40%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.40%) Splunk
8 2 (1.40%) Percona
8 2 (1.40%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.40%) IBM
8 2 (1.40%) Capita
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle
8 2 (1.40%) Lotus
9 1 (0.70%) Nokia
North Yorkshire
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West Yorkshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
TRG
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Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Incite Insight
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Incite Insight
Rate: £500+ per day
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Sheffield
Incite Insight
Rate: £500+ per day
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