The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - - 13
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow - - 6.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £50.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+42.00% +33.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Hounslow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7 15 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 13.73% 26.79% 37.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 21
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £17.69 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -39.00%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

Open Source
Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Open Source across the Hounslow region.

Open Source Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow