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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 28 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firmware 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.93% - 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 5.00% - 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £344 £306
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +12.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +30.08%
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
40 46 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.52% 16.97% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 30
Median daily rate £350 £334 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £225 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £438 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 18
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £72.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% -73.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Derby - 2 - - 1
Firmware
East Midlands

Firmware
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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%) 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
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