The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Open Source 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 5.13% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 26.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £26.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+60.57% -20.00%
Open Source
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 19.23% 22.22% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 4
Average daily rate £310 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.73% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £515 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £12.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Open Source across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Open Source
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 4 (100.00%) RUP
1 4 (100.00%) DSDM
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Security

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) RUP
1 4 (100.00%) DSDM
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared