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 3 months to 25 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
Norfolk / Norwich
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Open Source 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 0.79% - 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% - 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £31.22 £42.50
% change year-on-year +52.13% -26.53%  

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 Norwich with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Norwich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 99 129 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich 78.57% 86.58% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 89 54
Median daily rate £450 £425 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.88 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.28% -31.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Norwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norwich 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 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 25 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 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