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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - - 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £65.00 £56.75
% change year-on-year
-32.30% +14.53%
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
147 160 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 89.09% 89.89% 92.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 115 102
Median daily rate £340 £375 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £424 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

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