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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - 30 36
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 3.03% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.67% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.22 £42.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-26.53% -40.14%
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
143 150 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 72.22% 64.94% 79.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 91 109
Median daily rate £390 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £425 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 21
Median hourly rate £13.00 £45.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.11% +210.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.50 £8.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £45.00 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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