The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 26 29 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs citing Open Source 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.19% 0.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £464 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +10.41% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £39.90
% change year-on-year +33.33% -24.81%  

Open Source is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 118 146 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 86.13% 77.25% 88.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 99 109
Median daily rate £388 £342 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.30% -15.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £223 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 10
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -64.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Open Source as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Brighton

Open Source
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Open Source in Brighton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Mapinfo
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) GIS
2 2 (40.00%) ArcGIS
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Django
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Data Acquisition
2 2 (40.00%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Post-Production
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Geospatial Data
1 2 (40.00%) GIS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) GIS Technician
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) GIS Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior GIS Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Django
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Coaching
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Acquisition
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Post-Production
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Mapinfo
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago