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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - 33 -
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - 0.59% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £411 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £71.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-33.09% +80.89%
Open Source
Cambridgeshire

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
61 131 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 68.54% 77.51% 77.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 93 53
Average daily rate £325 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £290 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 10
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £12.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £24.50 £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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