The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Norfolk / Norwich
Rank - 23 19
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich - 0.77% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.99% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £300 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -52.46%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
50 101 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 75.76% 77.69% 66.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 66 66
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% -4.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norwich 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 Norwich

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Norwich