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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - 21 31
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich - 0.87% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.12% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £260 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -49.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £391
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £32.10 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-47.04% -54.78%
Open Source
Norfolk

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
103 89 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 90.35% 77.39% 81.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 58 83
Median daily rate £450 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £523 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 13
Median hourly rate - £24.32 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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