The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Knutsford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - - 19
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford - - 1.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £40.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+77.50% +68.42%
Miscellaneous Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
10 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 16.95% 15.00% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 13
Average daily rate £325 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £244 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £488 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £16.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Open Source
Cheshire

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford