Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for Open Source skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Open Source over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Open Source
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Open Source 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 8.96% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.68% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Abingdon median daily rate - - -
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Abingdon median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Open Source is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Abingdon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 62 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 92.54% 61.90% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 18 14
Abingdon median daily rate £420 £299 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.59% -30.72% +9.52%
10th Percentile £171 £152 £276
90th Percentile £525 £468 £603
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Abingdon median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +6.60% +37.99%
10th Percentile £18.00 £18.35 £17.65
90th Percentile £159.00 £106.00 £35.07
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -6.52% +15.00% -11.11%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Abingdon.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Abingdon

Open Source
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Open Source in Abingdon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Open Source in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Abingdon region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 6 (100.00%) Blog
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 6 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 6 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 6 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Life Science

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Blog
2 2 (33.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 6 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python