The table below looks at the statistics for OpenSIPS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenSIPS over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenSIPS
Rank - 661 -
Contract jobs citing OpenSIPS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% -
As % of the System Software category - 0.016% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6364 6115 5665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.78% 10.44% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4047 3438 3142
Median daily rate £401 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.48% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 621 652
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.24 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.40% +2.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £43.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

OpenSIPS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing OpenSIPS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

OpenSIPS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK