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 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - - 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
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
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
275 105 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 93.54% 90.52% 82.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 54 103
Median daily rate £320 £330 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.47 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.41% -77.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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