Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norwich 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 22 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
Norfolk > Norwich
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 - 33
Rank change year-on-year - +33 +12
Contract jobs citing Open Source 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 0.49% - 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% - 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Norwich median daily rate - - £200
Norfolk median daily rate - £250 £200
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -60.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norwich median hourly rate - - -
Norfolk 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 Norwich with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Norwich
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 167 205 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 81.86% 88.74% 80.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 131 131
Norwich median daily rate £403 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +30.77% +1.56%
10th Percentile £237 £200 £181
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
Norfolk median daily rate £425 £375 £320
% change year-on-year +13.33% +17.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 16
Norwich median hourly rate £11.17 £22.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.80% -3.26% -10.68%
10th Percentile £10.68 £18.60 £17.00
90th Percentile £11.91 £27.61 £72.63
Norfolk median hourly rate £11.17 £22.25 £23.00
% change year-on-year -49.80% -3.26% -4.17%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Norwich

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Norwich

Open Source
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Open Source in Norwich

For the 6 months to 22 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 Norwich 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 Norwich 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