Period
to 10 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 10 December 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
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 - 42
Rank change year-on-year - +42 +7
Contract jobs citing Open Source 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 0.29% - 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% - 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Norfolk median daily rate - - £200
East of England median daily rate £500 £418 £500
% change year-on-year +19.76% -16.50% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £42.75 £65.00
% change year-on-year - -34.23% -

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 Norfolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 289 249 286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 83.77% 81.64% 75.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 173 213
Norfolk median daily rate £425 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +11.11% +5.47%
10th Percentile £275 £191 £200
90th Percentile £513 £525 £500
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 16
Norfolk median hourly rate £11.17 £16.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.30% -27.47% -3.19%
10th Percentile £10.68 £12.43 £17.00
90th Percentile £11.91 £25.63 £27.33
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.40 £24.66
% change year-on-year +8.02% +31.40% -1.37%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Norfolk

Open Source
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Open Source in Norfolk

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 10 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich - 1 - -
Open Source
East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) WildFly
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Dynatrace
1 1 (100.00%) Grafana

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) WildFly
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Grafana
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Dynatrace
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk