The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - - 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £71.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-33.80% +80.89%
Open Source
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
23 19 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 57.50% 63.33% 67.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 32
Average daily rate £450 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £387 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Open Source across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, start 8 Feb
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, immediate start
Posted: 5 days ago