The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Wiltshire / Salisbury
Rank - 13 11
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury - 7.32% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 9.09% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £248 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -47.18%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
31 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 81.58% 80.49% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 27
Median daily rate £410 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £193 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £620 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Salisbury 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 Salisbury

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury