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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - - 24
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - - 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -43.66%
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
72 77 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 73.47% 71.30% 76.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 42 42
Median daily rate £400 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £231 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 20
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £26.50 £38.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough 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 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