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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - 20 34
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich - 1.77% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.13% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £230 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £428 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-57.50% -43.66%
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
115 94 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 90.55% 83.19% 83.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 67 103
Median daily rate £450 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 10
Median hourly rate £23.50 £24.32 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.35% -5.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.83 £20.74 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.62 £110.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

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