The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 71 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Contract jobs citing Open Source 63 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.33% 1.37% 1.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.89% 5.07% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 14 17
Average daily rate
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£330 £318 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% -0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £219 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.90 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +6.25%
Open Source
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
709 670 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.27% 27.07% 26.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 383 279
Average daily rate £355 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 35 50
Average hourly rate £11.79 £14.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.08% -13.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £31.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 Miscellaneous 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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +27 60 £350 +9.37% 23
South Yorkshire 0 2 £250 -8.42% 2
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 101 (84.17%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (46.67%) Java
3 43 (35.83%) Project Management
4 40 (33.33%) Web Services
5 39 (32.50%) Linux
6 37 (30.83%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (25.83%) VMware
8 30 (25.00%) TDD
8 30 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
9 28 (23.33%) QA
9 28 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 25 (20.83%) Python
11 24 (20.00%) HTML
11 24 (20.00%) Ruby
11 24 (20.00%) BDD
12 21 (17.50%) Configuration Management
13 20 (16.67%) DevOps
14 19 (15.83%) XML
14 19 (15.83%) CSS
14 19 (15.83%) JavaScript
15 18 (15.00%) Cucumber
15 18 (15.00%) MongoDB
15 18 (15.00%) Bash Shell
16 17 (14.17%) NoSQL
16 17 (14.17%) OpenStack
16 17 (14.17%) QEMU
16 17 (14.17%) KVM
17 16 (13.33%) .NET
17 16 (13.33%) Automated Testing
18 15 (12.50%) HTML5

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 17 (14.17%) OpenStack
2 8 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (5.83%) Node.js
4 4 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.33%) Apache
5 3 (2.50%) CMS
6 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.67%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.83%) IIS
7 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.83%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.83%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.83%) Drupal
7 1 (0.83%) Jetty
7 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.83%) nginx
7 1 (0.83%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.33%) SaaS
3 2 (1.67%) GitHub
4 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.83%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.33%) HTTP
2 6 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.00%) SSL
3 3 (2.50%) SAN
3 3 (2.50%) Internet
4 2 (1.67%) Firewall
4 2 (1.67%) DMZ
4 2 (1.67%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.83%) IPsec
5 1 (0.83%) DNS
5 1 (0.83%) DHCP
5 1 (0.83%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 17 (14.17%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.33%) MySQL
5 2 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.67%) DB2
5 2 (1.67%) Redis
6 1 (0.83%) Riak
6 1 (0.83%) Big Data
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (15.00%) Cucumber
2 11 (9.17%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.33%) Selenium
4 9 (7.50%) IntelliJ
4 9 (7.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (6.67%) Subversion
5 8 (6.67%) TeamCity
5 8 (6.67%) Capybara
5 8 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.83%) Sahi
6 7 (5.83%) Eclipse
6 7 (5.83%) WATIR
7 6 (5.00%) Hudson
8 5 (4.17%) JUnit
9 4 (3.33%) JProfiler
10 2 (1.67%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.67%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.83%) Maven
General
1 11 (9.17%) Finance
2 9 (7.50%) Law
3 2 (1.67%) Games
3 2 (1.67%) Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Front Office
4 1 (0.83%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (21.67%) Developer
2 22 (18.33%) Analyst
3 17 (14.17%) Architect
4 15 (12.50%) Programme Manager
5 12 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 9 (7.50%) Ruby Developer
7 7 (5.83%) Test Analyst
7 7 (5.83%) QA Analyst
8 6 (5.00%) Digital Architect
9 5 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (4.17%) QA Test Analyst
9 5 (4.17%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.33%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.33%) Tester
10 4 (3.33%) Web Manager
10 4 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.33%) Agile Business Analyst
11 3 (2.50%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (2.50%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (33.33%) Web Services
2 24 (20.00%) HTML
3 19 (15.83%) CSS
3 19 (15.83%) XML
4 16 (13.33%) .NET
5 15 (12.50%) HTML5
6 13 (10.83%) RESTful
7 11 (9.17%) Sass
8 10 (8.33%) CSS3
8 10 (8.33%) Servlets
9 8 (6.67%) Sinatra
10 7 (5.83%) jQuery
11 6 (5.00%) Spring
11 6 (5.00%) SOAP
11 6 (5.00%) Hibernate
12 5 (4.17%) Ajax
13 4 (3.33%) GWT
13 4 (3.33%) REST
13 4 (3.33%) D3.js
13 4 (3.33%) Apache Jena
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.17%) Social Media
2 5 (4.17%) User Experience
2 5 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.33%) Ontologies
3 4 (3.33%) Chemistry
3 4 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.67%) RIA
4 2 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (0.83%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 39 (32.50%) Linux
2 4 (3.33%) UNIX
2 4 (3.33%) Windows
3 3 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (84.17%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (35.83%) Project Management
3 37 (30.83%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 30 (25.00%) TDD
5 24 (20.00%) BDD
6 21 (17.50%) Configuration Management
7 20 (16.67%) DevOps
8 16 (13.33%) Automated Testing
9 14 (11.67%) Pair Programming
9 14 (11.67%) Test Automation
10 11 (9.17%) Product Management
10 11 (9.17%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (9.17%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (9.17%) Risk Management
10 11 (9.17%) Web Design
11 10 (8.33%) Service Management
11 10 (8.33%) Business Analysis
11 10 (8.33%) Waterfall
12 9 (7.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 56 (46.67%) Java
2 25 (20.83%) Python
3 24 (20.00%) Ruby
4 19 (15.83%) JavaScript
5 18 (15.00%) Bash Shell
6 14 (11.67%) PHP
7 13 (10.83%) SQL
8 11 (9.17%) Scala
9 9 (7.50%) VB
9 9 (7.50%) C
10 8 (6.67%) C#
11 5 (4.17%) C++
12 4 (3.33%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.83%) Groovy
13 1 (0.83%) Clojure
13 1 (0.83%) Perl
13 1 (0.83%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 12 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (1.67%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (23.33%) QA
System Software
1 28 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (14.17%) QEMU
2 17 (14.17%) KVM
3 3 (2.50%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.83%) Xen
4 1 (0.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (10.00%) Puppet
2 10 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (6.67%) Graylog
4 3 (2.50%) Nagios
5 1 (0.83%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (25.83%) VMware
2 8 (6.67%) Akamai
2 8 (6.67%) New Relic
3 4 (3.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.33%) Oracle
4 3 (2.50%) Cisco
4 3 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.67%) SAP
5 2 (1.67%) HP
5 2 (1.67%) Intel
5 2 (1.67%) Software AG
6 1 (0.83%) Lotus
6 1 (0.83%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.83%) Google
6 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
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