The table below looks at the prevalence of the term MPEG in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPEG over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
South East / Berkshire
Rank - 119 -
Contract jobs citing MPEG 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.081% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £270 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
589 737 762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.39% 29.94% 29.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 376 371
Median daily rate £419 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £512 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 13
Median hourly rate £30.00 £17.25 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £15.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.07 £63.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

MPEG
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing MPEG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

MPEG Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MPEG
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MPEG Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

MPEG
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MPEG Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

MPEG
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MPEG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for MPEG.

1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) STB
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) Video on Demand
2 4 (80.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Digital TV
3 1 (20.00%) DVB
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Broadcast Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development

MPEG
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) NOC Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Video On Demand Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Broadcast Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
1 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) STB
2 4 (80.00%) Video on Demand
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Digital TV
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Broadcast Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA