The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Firmware 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £40.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.83%
Firmware
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
26 45 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 11.21% 19.31% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 33
Median daily rate £450 £405 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £305 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £442 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 16
Median hourly rate £11.25 £12.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -8.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Firmware
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Firmware 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) VMware