The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank - 23 -
Contract jobs citing Firmware 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 2.16% -
As % of the System Software category - 11.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £41.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Firmware
South West

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

System Software Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
35 35 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 18.72% 18.92% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 21
Median daily rate £350 £255 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% -32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £170 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £340
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £11.00 £41.98 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.79% +67.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Firmware
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Firmware Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Firmware
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Firmware Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset