The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 0.65% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
126 126 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 85.71% 82.35% 85.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 98 111
Median daily rate £403 £356 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.06% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £271 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £472 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax 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 Halifax