The first table below looks at the demand for the DSP Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSP Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DSP Engineer
Rank 118 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs requiring a DSP Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.041% 0.041% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.045% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £338 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £50.00 £35.25
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +41.84%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2192 2216 2799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.76% 91.04% 88.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1038 962 1013
Average daily rate £363 £370 £357
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +3.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 87 104
Average hourly rate £17.07 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.15% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.94 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
DSP Engineer
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DSP Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DSP Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DSP Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DSP Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DSP Engineer across the Berkshire region.

DSP Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

DSP Engineer
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited DSP Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with DSP Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) QMS
1 1 (100.00%) 4G

DSP Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited DSP Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with DSP Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
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