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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signal Processing
Rank 92 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Signal Processing 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.081% 0.062% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% 0.076% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £313 £305
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.83% +15.00%
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
1029 1322 1008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.85% 82.27% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 690 594
Median daily rate £389 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.53% -9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £42.50 £22.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 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 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