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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - 31 37
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 3.16% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.57% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Median daily rate - £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -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
136 175 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 70.83% 69.17% 78.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 102 118
Median daily rate £388 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £435 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 23
Median hourly rate £48.50 £13.00 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+273.07% -15.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.50 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £112.50 £23.39 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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