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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 62 70 98
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +28
Contract jobs citing Open Source 78 57 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.77% 2.24% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 2.78% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 40 9
Average daily rate £450 £530 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.09% +63.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £305 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £654 £753 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £71.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-47.18% +84.41%
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
2258 2048 1719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.27% 80.35% 75.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1501 1387 1027
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 48 35
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.72 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -7.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £35.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 61 £400 -28.57% 22
South Yorkshire -4 12 £463 +42.30% 1
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 153 (81.38%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (37.77%) Web Services
3 63 (33.51%) Java
4 53 (28.19%) Linux
5 50 (26.60%) TDD
6 46 (24.47%) JavaScript
6 46 (24.47%) Jenkins
7 45 (23.94%) Puppet
8 44 (23.40%) Project Management
9 43 (22.87%) DevOps
10 42 (22.34%) Analytical Skills
10 42 (22.34%) Waterfall
11 40 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (18.62%) Git (software)
12 35 (18.62%) BDD
13 33 (17.55%) Analytics
13 33 (17.55%) Stakeholder Management
13 33 (17.55%) Business Analysis
14 32 (17.02%) Finance
14 32 (17.02%) HTML
14 32 (17.02%) Python
15 31 (16.49%) Security Cleared
16 28 (14.89%) Product Management
16 28 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
17 27 (14.36%) MongoDB
18 25 (13.30%) CSS
19 22 (11.70%) Maven
19 22 (11.70%) Data Analytics
20 21 (11.17%) SC Cleared
21 20 (10.64%) HTML5

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 14 (7.45%) Node.js
2 10 (5.32%) Confluence
3 9 (4.79%) Apache
3 9 (4.79%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.26%) nginx
5 7 (3.72%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.19%) Jetty
7 5 (2.66%) IIS
8 4 (2.13%) Drupal
9 3 (1.60%) JBoss
9 3 (1.60%) Moodle
9 3 (1.60%) SAS
9 3 (1.60%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.53%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.53%) OpenCms
10 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (3.19%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.53%) InDesign
2 1 (0.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.85%) GitHub
3 10 (5.32%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (4.79%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (4.79%) Google App Engine
4 9 (4.79%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.06%) IaaS
6 2 (1.06%) PaaS
7 1 (0.53%) SaaS
7 1 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.51%) TCP/IP
2 13 (6.91%) HTTP
3 12 (6.38%) SSL
4 9 (4.79%) DNS
5 7 (3.72%) IPsec
6 6 (3.19%) DHCP
6 6 (3.19%) FTP
7 3 (1.60%) Firewall
7 3 (1.60%) Internet
7 3 (1.60%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.06%) SNMP
9 1 (0.53%) IMAP
9 1 (0.53%) Intranet
9 1 (0.53%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.53%) SMTP
9 1 (0.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.36%) MongoDB
2 18 (9.57%) MySQL
3 17 (9.04%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (8.51%) NoSQL
5 12 (6.38%) Hadoop
6 9 (4.79%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.26%) Redis
8 6 (3.19%) SQL Server
9 4 (2.13%) Data Mining
9 4 (2.13%) Riak
10 3 (1.60%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.60%) Big Data
10 3 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.60%) HBase
10 3 (1.60%) Pentaho
11 2 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.06%) NonStop SQL
11 2 (1.06%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 46 (24.47%) Jenkins
2 35 (18.62%) Git (software)
3 22 (11.70%) Maven
4 19 (10.11%) Subversion
5 15 (7.98%) JIRA
6 12 (6.38%) Cucumber
7 11 (5.85%) Selenium
8 10 (5.32%) JUnit
9 9 (4.79%) JProfiler
10 8 (4.26%) Eclipse
10 8 (4.26%) Hudson
11 5 (2.66%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.60%) Bundler
12 3 (1.60%) ERwin
12 3 (1.60%) Firebug
12 3 (1.60%) Gemnasium
12 3 (1.60%) HP UFT
12 3 (1.60%) JMeter
12 3 (1.60%) Mockito
12 3 (1.60%) SpecFlow
General
1 32 (17.02%) Finance
2 5 (2.66%) Law
3 4 (2.13%) Legal
4 3 (1.60%) Banking
4 3 (1.60%) Marketing
4 3 (1.60%) Retail
5 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.53%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 60 (31.91%) Developer
2 59 (31.38%) Analyst
3 54 (28.72%) Business Analyst
4 35 (18.62%) Digital Analyst
4 35 (18.62%) Digital Business Analyst
5 33 (17.55%) Java Developer
6 25 (13.30%) Senior Analyst
7 23 (12.23%) Senior Business Analyst
8 15 (7.98%) Architect
8 15 (7.98%) Technical Developer
9 13 (6.91%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.85%) Agile Developer
10 11 (5.85%) Agile Java Developer
10 11 (5.85%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (5.85%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (4.79%) JavaScript Developer
12 8 (4.26%) Agile Business Analyst
12 8 (4.26%) UI Developer
13 7 (3.72%) Data Scientist
14 5 (2.66%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (37.77%) Web Services
2 32 (17.02%) HTML
3 25 (13.30%) CSS
4 20 (10.64%) HTML5
5 18 (9.57%) Spring
6 16 (8.51%) .NET
6 16 (8.51%) jQuery
6 16 (8.51%) RESTful
7 12 (6.38%) J2EE
7 12 (6.38%) SOAP
8 11 (5.85%) Hibernate
9 10 (5.32%) REST
10 9 (4.79%) Ajax
10 9 (4.79%) AngularJS
10 9 (4.79%) GWT
10 9 (4.79%) Middleware
11 8 (4.26%) Apache Jena
11 8 (4.26%) D3.js
11 8 (4.26%) Vaadin
12 7 (3.72%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 42 (22.34%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.85%) Visualisation
3 10 (5.32%) Algorithms
4 8 (4.26%) Client/Server
4 8 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.26%) Ontologies
5 5 (2.66%) Blog
5 5 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.60%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.60%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.60%) NHS
6 3 (1.60%) PKI
7 2 (1.06%) CESG
7 2 (1.06%) New Media
7 2 (1.06%) RIA
7 2 (1.06%) Social Media
7 2 (1.06%) User Experience
8 1 (0.53%) Clustering
8 1 (0.53%) DTV
8 1 (0.53%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 53 (28.19%) Linux
2 8 (4.26%) Unix
3 5 (2.66%) CentOS
4 3 (1.60%) Solaris
4 3 (1.60%) Windows
5 2 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.06%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.53%) AIX
6 1 (0.53%) Android
6 1 (0.53%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.53%) Debian
6 1 (0.53%) Fedora
6 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (81.38%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (26.60%) TDD
3 44 (23.40%) Project Management
4 43 (22.87%) DevOps
5 42 (22.34%) Waterfall
6 40 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (18.62%) BDD
8 33 (17.55%) Analytics
8 33 (17.55%) Business Analysis
8 33 (17.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 28 (14.89%) Product Management
10 22 (11.70%) Data Analytics
11 18 (9.57%) Scrum
12 16 (8.51%) OO
13 15 (7.98%) Software Delivery
14 13 (6.91%) Configuration Management
14 13 (6.91%) Web Development
15 11 (5.85%) Automated Testing
15 11 (5.85%) Machine Learning
15 11 (5.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 63 (33.51%) Java
2 46 (24.47%) JavaScript
3 32 (17.02%) Python
4 20 (10.64%) Ruby
5 14 (7.45%) C#
5 14 (7.45%) PHP
5 14 (7.45%) SQL
6 13 (6.91%) C++
6 13 (6.91%) Perl
7 9 (4.79%) Scala
8 8 (4.26%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.26%) SPARQL
9 7 (3.72%) R
10 6 (3.19%) Groovy
11 3 (1.60%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.60%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.06%) Clojure
12 2 (1.06%) Go
13 1 (0.53%) C
13 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (16.49%) Security Cleared
2 21 (11.17%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.60%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.06%) ISEB
5 2 (1.06%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.53%) Degree
6 1 (0.53%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 10 (5.32%) QA
3 8 (4.26%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.06%) ISO 8583
4 2 (1.06%) ISO20022
4 2 (1.06%) WCAG
5 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (4.79%) Docker
2 8 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.19%) vCloud
3 6 (3.19%) Xen
4 1 (0.53%) Ceph
4 1 (0.53%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (0.53%) GlusterFS
4 1 (0.53%) NFS
4 1 (0.53%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.53%) Varnish
4 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 45 (23.94%) Puppet
2 20 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (9.57%) ZABBIX
4 6 (3.19%) logstash
5 4 (2.13%) Ansible
5 4 (2.13%) Cacti
5 4 (2.13%) Nagios
6 3 (1.60%) Grafana
6 3 (1.60%) Kibana
6 3 (1.60%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.60%) Salt
6 3 (1.60%) Uchiwa
7 1 (0.53%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.53%) Graphite
7 1 (0.53%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.53%) yum
Vendors
1 18 (9.57%) Atlassian
2 15 (7.98%) VMware
3 14 (7.45%) Oracle
4 11 (5.85%) Google
5 7 (3.72%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.19%) IBM
6 6 (3.19%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.19%) SaltStack
7 4 (2.13%) HP
8 3 (1.60%) CA
8 3 (1.60%) Informatica
8 3 (1.60%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.60%) Sonatype
8 3 (1.60%) Tableau
9 2 (1.06%) Adobe
9 2 (1.06%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.53%) Dell
10 1 (0.53%) hybris
10 1 (0.53%) Percona
10 1 (0.53%) Splunk
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