The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - 33 -
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 3.02% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £358
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -36.61%
Open Source
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Derbyshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
163 197 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 75.81% 74.34% 81.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 106 125
Median daily rate £366 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 20
Median hourly rate £48.50 £18.15 £25.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.21% -29.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.95 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £112.50 £25.00 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire