The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead 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 - 10 -
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead - 8.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 10.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
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
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
70 74 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 86.42% 80.43% 82.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 39 10
Median daily rate £425 £430 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +20.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
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 Hemel Hempstead

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 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