Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in York 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 18 June 2018 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
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 22 32
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10 -
Contract jobs citing Open Source 7 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 5.93% 0.78% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.07% 1.04% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
York median daily rate £200 - £450
10th Percentile £185 - £445
90th Percentile £215 - £455
North Yorkshire median daily rate £200 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
York median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire 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 York with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
York
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 99 96 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 83.90% 75.00% 89.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 72 109
York median daily rate £323 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.42% -0.67% -
10th Percentile £164 £113 £150
90th Percentile £500 £498 £488
North Yorkshire median daily rate £320 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -8.57% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
York median hourly rate £28.23 £27.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.54% -16.92% -14.47%
10th Percentile £15.44 £15.43 £18.88
90th Percentile £41.94 £38.98 £40.13
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +220.00% -37.50% +53.85%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in York

Open Source
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Open Source in York

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the York region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) SLA

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Applications Support
2 3 (42.86%) Applications Support Technician
2 3 (42.86%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA