The table below looks at the statistics for 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 Signal Processing over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signal Processing
Rank 130 144 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Signal Processing 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.040% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.050% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.00%
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
1989 2427 2499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.24% 77.76% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1166 1463 1491
Median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 171 154
Median hourly rate £36.00 £31.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £46.00 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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 Signal Processing across the East of England region.

Signal Processing Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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 Signal Processing across the East of England region.

Signal Processing Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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 Signal Processing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Hertfordshire +3 1 - - 1
Signal Processing
England

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Signal Processing.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) Emacs
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) MISRA C
3 1 (33.33%) MISRA
3 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Cygwin
3 1 (33.33%) DO-254
3 1 (33.33%) GCC
3 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (33.33%) POSIX
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Tcl
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Simulink
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Aerospace

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Doxygen
1 1 (33.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Emacs
2 1 (33.33%) GCC
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) FPGA Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) FPGA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Validation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (33.33%) Verilog
1 1 (33.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) IC Design
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) DO-254
1 1 (33.33%) MISRA
1 1 (33.33%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Cygwin
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Intel
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