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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank - 23 33
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - 0.79% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.08% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £338 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.20%
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
76 93 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 67.26% 73.23% 81.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 46 61
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 £213 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £421 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.00 £26.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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