Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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 19 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
West Midlands > Wolverhampton
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 10 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - +17
Contract jobs citing Open Source 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 3.23% 4.84% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.64% 6.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Wolverhampton median daily rate - £450 -
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £488 £450
% change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Wolverhampton median hourly rate £13.91 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.41 - £32.10

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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wolverhampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 55 43 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 88.71% 69.35% 83.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 35 39
Wolverhampton median daily rate £343 £356 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.79% +6.27% +3.08%
10th Percentile £106 £233 £163
90th Percentile £450 £475 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 2
Wolverhampton median hourly rate £15.95 £13.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.71% +1.96% -15.00%
10th Percentile £12.15 £12.00 £11.33
90th Percentile £21.00 £14.00 £14.38
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +40.85% -11.25% -

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Wolverhampton

Open Source
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Open Source in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 19 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) PBX
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) NEC
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) PABX
1 2 (100.00%) PBX
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Support
1 2 (100.00%) Support Officer
2 1 (50.00%) ICT Officer
2 1 (50.00%) ICT Support
2 1 (50.00%) ICT Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) iptables
1 2 (100.00%) Postfix
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) NEC