The table below looks at the statistics for Digital Signal Processing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Signal Processing over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Signal Processing
England / East of England
Rank 125 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.30% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £500 £350
% change year-on-year
-32.50% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1783 1891 2020
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 81.98% 79.89% 78.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1077 1136 1223
Median daily rate £426 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 157 148
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +55.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £56.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Digital Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Digital Signal Processing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Digital Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Digital Signal Processing
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Digital Signal Processing across the East of England region.

Digital Signal Processing Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Digital Signal Processing
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Digital Signal Processing across the East of England region.

Digital Signal Processing Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Digital Signal Processing
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Signal Processing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire -1 2 £338 - 6
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Digital Signal Processing
England

Digital Signal Processing
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 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 East of England region with a requirement for Digital Signal Processing.

1 5 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Tcl
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Electronics
3 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Validation
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC

Digital Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (60.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) DSP Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Tcl
2 2 (40.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
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