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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Signal Processing over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Signal Processing
Rank 125 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Digital Signal Processing
England

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
1963 2019 2339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.68% 76.16% 75.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1170 1138 1320
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 151 141
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Digital Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Digital Signal Processing across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Signal Processing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Digital Signal Processing
England

Digital Signal Processing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Digital Signal Processing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Digital Signal Processing.

1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 8 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 8 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 7 (87.50%) Machine Learning
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Mathematics
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded C
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) VHDL
3 1 (12.50%) Verilog
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Tcl
3 1 (12.50%) Firmware
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (12.50%) Simulink
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) DO-254

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Digital Signal Processing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Digital Signal Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Audio DSP Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Audio Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Audio Software Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) C Software Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) DSP Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) DSP Software Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Embedded C Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Embedded Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Machine Learning Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) FPGA Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 7 (87.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (12.50%) Verilog
3 1 (12.50%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 7 (87.50%) Machine Learning
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded C
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Tcl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware