The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had DSP Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
DSP Engineer
England / East of England
Rank - 116 130
Contract jobs requiring a DSP Engineer 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.30% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.31% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- -21.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2081 2273 2492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.68% 96.03% 96.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1240 1343 1456
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 194 232
Median hourly rate £30.00 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.39 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

DSP Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured DSP Engineer in the job title.

DSP Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

DSP Engineer
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 DSP Engineer across the East of England region.

DSP Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

DSP Engineer
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 DSP Engineer across the East of England region.

DSP Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

DSP Engineer Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, DSP Engineer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring DSP Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Speech Recognition
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC

DSP Engineer Skill Set
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 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Speech Recognition
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation