The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank - 24 28
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - 0.83% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.09% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £338 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +42.00%
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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 Peterborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
71 92 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 66.36% 76.67% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 46 48
Average daily rate £375 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 7
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.00 £24.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% -10.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough