The table below looks at the statistics for Signal Processing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signal Processing
Rank 98 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Signal Processing 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.074% - 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% - 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £225 £396
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -43.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +66.00%
Signal Processing
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1115 1148 1020
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.78% 81.36% 78.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 600 614
Median daily rate £400 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 17
Median hourly rate £15.82 £18.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% -26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £12.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Signal Processing
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Signal Processing Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Signal Processing
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Signal Processing.

1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (100.00%) Simulink
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB