The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - - 21
Contract jobs citing Open Source 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York - - 6.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £361
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -36.61%
Open Source
North Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69 101 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 81.18% 79.53% 82.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 65 79
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £38.00 £12.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +211.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in York

The demand trend of contract jobs across the York 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 York

Open Source
Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Open Source Daily Rate Trend in York