The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - - 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £283
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -36.61%
Open Source
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Renfrewshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
401 78 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 91.14% 78.79% 90.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 46 72
Median daily rate £320 £343 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.56% +9.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £451 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 1 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire