Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 24 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 49 64
Rank change year-on-year +4 +15 0
Contract jobs citing Open Source 23 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.14% 2.24% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 2.72% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 5
Swindon median daily rate £650 £550 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +69.23% -
10th Percentile £485 £420 £302
90th Percentile £740 £750 £375
Wiltshire median daily rate £650 £488 £325
% change year-on-year +33.33% +50.00% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire 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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 613 551 696
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 83.63% 82.12% 79.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 410 525
Swindon median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -3.15%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 12
Swindon median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.10% +23.55% -25.09%
10th Percentile £12.10 £18.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £28.75 £24.70 £44.60
Wiltshire median hourly rate £32.00 £39.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -19.50% +13.57% +25.00%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Swindon

Open Source
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Open Source in Swindon

Open Source
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Swindon over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Open Source in Swindon

Open Source
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source in Swindon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Open Source in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 16 (69.57%) DevOps
2 12 (52.17%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) ETL
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
4 9 (39.13%) Puppet
4 9 (39.13%) .NET
5 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (30.43%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (30.43%) Ansible
6 7 (30.43%) Docker
7 6 (26.09%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (26.09%) Velocity
7 6 (26.09%) Groovy
7 6 (26.09%) Python
8 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) Informatica
8 5 (21.74%) Validation
8 5 (21.74%) QA
8 5 (21.74%) Teradata
8 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
8 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 5 (21.74%) Big Data
8 5 (21.74%) Apache Pig
8 5 (21.74%) Apache Hive
8 5 (21.74%) Hadoop
8 5 (21.74%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 5 (21.74%) Customer-Centricity
9 4 (17.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 5 (21.74%) Apache Pig
2 4 (17.39%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (13.04%) nginx
4 2 (8.70%) Apache
4 2 (8.70%) Confluence
4 2 (8.70%) IIS
4 2 (8.70%) Jetty
4 2 (8.70%) Mongrel
4 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon S3
1 4 (17.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (17.39%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (17.39%) PaaS
1 4 (17.39%) Route 53
1 4 (17.39%) Serverless
1 4 (17.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (13.04%) Google App Engine
2 3 (13.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (8.70%) OpenShift
4 1 (4.35%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) HTTP
1 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) DHCP
2 3 (13.04%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) FTP
2 3 (13.04%) IPsec
2 3 (13.04%) SSL
2 3 (13.04%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Apache Hive
1 5 (21.74%) Big Data
1 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 5 (21.74%) Hadoop
2 4 (17.39%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) Travis CI
3 2 (8.70%) Artifactory
3 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) SonarQube
3 2 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.35%) CircleCI
4 1 (4.35%) Gradle
4 1 (4.35%) gulp
4 1 (4.35%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 4 (17.39%) Back Office
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Architect
2 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Technical Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Designer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Architect
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Data Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) Velocity
3 2 (8.70%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (8.70%) J2EE
3 2 (8.70%) Servlets
4 1 (4.35%) LAMP
4 1 (4.35%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (4.35%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Public Cloud
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) CentOS
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) DevOps
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) ETL
3 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (26.09%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (21.74%) Customer-Centricity
5 5 (21.74%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
5 5 (21.74%) Validation
6 4 (17.39%) Auto-Scaling
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (17.39%) DSDM
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) User Stories
6 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
7 3 (13.04%) Information Management
7 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) Groovy
2 6 (26.09%) Python
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.04%) Ruby
5 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.35%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Docker
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Xen
3 2 (8.70%) GlusterFS
3 2 (8.70%) VirtualBox
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Puppet
2 7 (30.43%) Ansible
2 7 (30.43%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
3 2 (8.70%) Nagios
3 2 (8.70%) OSSEC
3 2 (8.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Informatica
1 5 (21.74%) Teradata
2 3 (13.04%) Google
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) New Relic
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat