The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Open Source 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.72% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-36.61% +77.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
46 54 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 79.31% 72.00% 79.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 45
Average daily rate £375 £413 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +11.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Open Source
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking