The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had DSP Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DSP Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank - 49 61
Contract jobs requiring a DSP Engineer 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 1.17% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.21% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
492 578 668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.91% 96.49% 97.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 351 366
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 48 55
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

DSP Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridgeshire region that featured DSP Engineer in the job title.

DSP Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

DSP Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

DSP Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

DSP Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

DSP Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

DSP Engineer Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, DSP Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring DSP Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Speech Recognition
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC

DSP Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Speech Recognition
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation