Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 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.

Open Source
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 34 38
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 -6
Contract jobs citing Open Source 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 2.20% 1.84% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 2.25% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Newbury median daily rate £320 - £275
10th Percentile £300 - £263
90th Percentile £340 - £288
Berkshire median daily rate £403 £401 £425
% change year-on-year +0.50% -5.76% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -17.65% -

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 Newbury with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 281 222 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 88.36% 81.62% 81.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 102 103
Newbury median daily rate £400 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -2.44%
10th Percentile £296 £275 £263
90th Percentile £525 £500 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Newbury median hourly rate £12.61 £38.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.82% +94.87% -
10th Percentile £9.86 £26.60 £19.25
90th Percentile £14.25 £47.80 £19.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -17.14% -43.37% +80.07%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Newbury

Open Source
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Open Source in Newbury

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (42.86%) OpenStack
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) LTE
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) Servlets
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Solr

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 3 (42.86%) OpenStack
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Solr
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LTE
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Grunt
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Lead Architect
2 2 (28.57%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) Java EE
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
1 2 (28.57%) React
1 2 (28.57%) RESTful
1 2 (28.57%) Servlets
1 2 (28.57%) Spring
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) BDD
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Microservices
2 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Task Automation
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
1 2 (28.57%) Scala
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat