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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signal Processing
Rank - 146 -
Contract jobs citing Signal Processing 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.19% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £313 £309
% change year-on-year
- +1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +15.71%
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
2049 2461 2295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.98% 78.80% 77.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1193 1509 1337
Median daily rate £425 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 164 156
Median hourly rate £35.47 £32.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.12% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (60.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 3 (60.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (40.00%) Subversion
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (40.00%) VHDL
5 1 (20.00%) SpaceWire
5 1 (20.00%) Verilog
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (20.00%) ANSI C
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (20.00%) Avionics
5 1 (20.00%) Robotics
5 1 (20.00%) Mechatronics
5 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (20.00%) Cygwin
5 1 (20.00%) DO-254
5 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Kinematics
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Doxygen
1 1 (20.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) SpaceWire
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) GCC
2 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Avionics
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Audio DSP Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Audio Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Audio Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) DSP Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) DSP Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (20.00%) OpenCV
1 1 (20.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) VHDL
3 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Mechatronics
3 1 (20.00%) Robotics
3 1 (20.00%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 3 (60.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) SysML
2 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) ANSI C
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Cygwin
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Intel