The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 29 June 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 26 33
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7  
Contract jobs citing Open Source 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.72% 2.70% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 3.29% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 7
North Yorkshire median daily rate - £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +45.16%  
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £475 £350
% change year-on-year -9.47% +35.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 100 152 170
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 72.46% 82.16% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 497 426
North Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  
10th Percentile £185 £306 £269
90th Percentile £494 £925 £481
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £365
% change year-on-year -1.17% +16.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 28 41
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.50 £18.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.83% +60.86%  
10th Percentile £9.03 £12.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £36.25 £37.00 £40.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £17.69 £17.25
% change year-on-year -13.78% +2.53%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in North Yorkshire

Open Source
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Open Source in North Yorkshire

Open Source
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +6 1 - - 1
Harrogate - 1 - -
Open Source
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) HNC
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Push Notifications
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle