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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 71 103 90
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -13
Contract jobs citing Open Source 79 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.76% 0.96% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 1.28% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 13 23
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£325 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £395 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-36.61% +77.50%
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
2320 1872 1348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.06% 74.52% 72.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1609 1240 741
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 48 47
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £122.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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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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 +40 75 £340 -2.85% 9
South Yorkshire -14 1 £250 -8.42% 3
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 99 (77.34%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (52.34%) Java
3 53 (41.41%) Linux
4 47 (36.72%) VMware
5 45 (35.16%) Web Services
6 44 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
6 44 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 36 (28.13%) TDD
8 32 (25.00%) QA
9 31 (24.22%) HTML
10 30 (23.44%) JavaScript
10 30 (23.44%) Configuration Management
11 29 (22.66%) Ruby
12 28 (21.88%) BDD
13 27 (21.09%) Project Management
14 26 (20.31%) CSS
14 26 (20.31%) Python
15 24 (18.75%) Cucumber
16 23 (17.97%) Pair Programming
16 23 (17.97%) DevOps
17 21 (16.41%) .NET
17 21 (16.41%) Bash Shell
17 21 (16.41%) Automated Testing
18 20 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
18 20 (15.63%) Puppet
18 20 (15.63%) QEMU
18 20 (15.63%) OpenStack
18 20 (15.63%) KVM
19 19 (14.84%) XML
20 18 (14.06%) HTML5

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 20 (15.63%) OpenStack
2 14 (10.94%) Cloud Foundry
3 11 (8.59%) WebSphere
3 11 (8.59%) Apache
4 9 (7.03%) Tomcat
5 8 (6.25%) IIS
5 8 (6.25%) nginx
5 8 (6.25%) Jetty
6 6 (4.69%) Node.js
7 2 (1.56%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.56%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (1.56%) NetWeaver
7 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.78%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.78%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.78%) CMS
8 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (6.25%) Google App Engine
3 8 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.56%) GitHub
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.50%) HTTP
2 13 (10.16%) TCP/IP
2 13 (10.16%) SSL
3 8 (6.25%) IPsec
3 8 (6.25%) DNS
3 8 (6.25%) DHCP
3 8 (6.25%) FTP
4 5 (3.91%) Internet
5 4 (3.13%) VPN
5 4 (3.13%) Unified Communications
6 3 (2.34%) SAN
6 3 (2.34%) Converged Networks
7 2 (1.56%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.56%) Firewall
7 2 (1.56%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 15 (11.72%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.91%) Big Data
3 5 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.91%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.56%) DB2
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.78%) Redis
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.78%) MySQL
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (18.75%) Cucumber
2 16 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 15 (11.72%) IntelliJ
4 14 (10.94%) TeamCity
4 14 (10.94%) Capybara
5 13 (10.16%) Jenkins
6 10 (7.81%) Selenium
7 9 (7.03%) QuickTest Pro
8 7 (5.47%) WATIR
8 7 (5.47%) Sahi
9 5 (3.91%) Subversion
9 5 (3.91%) Eclipse
10 4 (3.13%) Hudson
11 3 (2.34%) JUnit
12 2 (1.56%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.56%) SpecFlow
12 2 (1.56%) JProfiler
13 1 (0.78%) Maven
13 1 (0.78%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (2.34%) Law
3 2 (1.56%) Games
3 2 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Front Office
4 1 (0.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (27.34%) Developer
2 27 (21.09%) Analyst
3 17 (13.28%) Business Analyst
4 15 (11.72%) Ruby Developer
5 11 (8.59%) Architect
6 7 (5.47%) QA Analyst
6 7 (5.47%) Test Analyst
7 6 (4.69%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (3.91%) Technical Leader
8 5 (3.91%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (3.91%) Senior Business Analyst
8 5 (3.91%) Java Developer
8 5 (3.91%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (3.91%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 5 (3.91%) QA Test Analyst
8 5 (3.91%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) Chief Architect
9 4 (3.13%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.13%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (35.16%) Web Services
2 31 (24.22%) HTML
3 26 (20.31%) CSS
4 21 (16.41%) .NET
5 19 (14.84%) XML
6 18 (14.06%) HTML5
7 17 (13.28%) Sass
7 17 (13.28%) Servlets
8 15 (11.72%) RESTful
8 15 (11.72%) CSS3
9 14 (10.94%) Sinatra
10 9 (7.03%) J2EE
11 5 (3.91%) Spring
11 5 (3.91%) jQuery
11 5 (3.91%) JSON
11 5 (3.91%) REST
12 4 (3.13%) Hibernate
12 4 (3.13%) Middleware
12 4 (3.13%) AngularJS
13 3 (2.34%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.47%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.91%) User Experience
4 4 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.13%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.34%) PDA
6 2 (1.56%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.56%) Clustering
6 2 (1.56%) Chemistry
6 2 (1.56%) RIA
6 2 (1.56%) Ontologies
7 1 (0.78%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.78%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 53 (41.41%) Linux
2 8 (6.25%) UNIX
3 4 (3.13%) Windows
4 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (77.34%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (28.13%) TDD
4 30 (23.44%) Configuration Management
5 28 (21.88%) BDD
6 27 (21.09%) Project Management
7 23 (17.97%) Pair Programming
7 23 (17.97%) DevOps
8 21 (16.41%) Automated Testing
9 17 (13.28%) Web Design
10 16 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 15 (11.72%) Waterfall
11 15 (11.72%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (10.94%) Business Analysis
12 14 (10.94%) Test Automation
12 14 (10.94%) Unit Testing
13 13 (10.16%) Change Management
14 12 (9.38%) Line Management
15 11 (8.59%) Mentoring
15 11 (8.59%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (52.34%) Java
2 30 (23.44%) JavaScript
3 29 (22.66%) Ruby
4 26 (20.31%) Python
5 21 (16.41%) Bash Shell
6 17 (13.28%) PHP
7 14 (10.94%) SQL
8 12 (9.38%) Scala
9 10 (7.81%) C
10 9 (7.03%) VB
11 3 (2.34%) C#
12 2 (1.56%) LotusScript
12 2 (1.56%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.78%) Groovy
13 1 (0.78%) Clojure
13 1 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (13.28%) Security Cleared
2 14 (10.94%) Degree
3 5 (3.91%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 44 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (15.63%) QEMU
2 20 (15.63%) KVM
3 8 (6.25%) Xen
4 3 (2.34%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.34%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (15.63%) Puppet
2 18 (14.06%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (10.94%) Graylog
4 3 (2.34%) Nagios
5 1 (0.78%) Salt
Vendors
1 47 (36.72%) VMware
2 16 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.94%) Akamai
3 14 (10.94%) New Relic
4 8 (6.25%) Google
5 7 (5.47%) Cisco
6 3 (2.34%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.34%) Citrix
6 3 (2.34%) Oracle
7 2 (1.56%) SAP
7 2 (1.56%) Software AG
7 2 (1.56%) HP
7 2 (1.56%) Intel
7 2 (1.56%) Lotus
8 1 (0.78%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.78%) SaltStack
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