The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited STB over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 57 77 68
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Contract jobs citing STB 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.17% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.63% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £300 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £310 £363
% change year-on-year
+11.29% -14.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £38.00
STB
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
193 160 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.49% 20.28% 26.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 72 106
Median daily rate £400 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 27 27
Median hourly rate £15.00 £29.25 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.71% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £12.48 £20.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.52% -12.04%

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

STB Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

STB
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

STB Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

STB
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

STB Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

STB
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +17 1 £300 - 2
STB
East of England

STB
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing STB 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for STB.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) MPEG
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) OpenCL

STB
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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) MPEG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C