The table below looks at the statistics for Image Processing skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Image Processing over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Image Processing
Rank 572 569 534
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -35
Contract jobs citing Image Processing 8 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.014% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% 0.018% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
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£313 £288 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -23.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £225 £265
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -15.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38718 38644 32529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.48% 75.21% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24517 24337 19918
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1106 1127 1038
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.24 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Image Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Image Processing across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Image Processing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Image Processing
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Image Processing across the England region.

Image Processing Daily Rate Trend in England

Image Processing
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Image Processing Hourly Rate Trend in England

Image Processing
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Image Processing within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 3 - - 7
South East - 3 £300 - 11
East Midlands - 1 £325 - 2
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - - - - 3
North East - - - -
South West - - - - 1
Image Processing
UK

Image Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Image Processing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Image Processing.

1 9 (60.00%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 4 (26.67%) Video Processing
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) OpenGL
5 3 (20.00%) DirectX
5 3 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (20.00%) Android
5 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (20.00%) Physics
5 3 (20.00%) SQLite
6 2 (13.33%) WCF
6 2 (13.33%) WPF
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Umbraco
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) MVC
6 2 (13.33%) CMS
6 2 (13.33%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (13.33%) Games

Image Processing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Image Processing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Image Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) CMS
1 2 (13.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.67%) Maya
1 1 (6.67%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) Xcode
2 1 (6.67%) NUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) WPF Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Umbraco Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8 Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) C++ Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) 3D Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Scientist
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (20.00%) DirectX
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (13.33%) JSON
2 2 (13.33%) WCF
2 2 (13.33%) WPF
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (13.33%) Semantic HTML
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (20.00%) Physics
2 2 (13.33%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Life Science
3 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.67%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (6.67%) Kinect
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Android
2 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Phone
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 4 (26.67%) Video Processing
3 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Signal Processing
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) CAD
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.67%) System Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Android Development
4 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.67%) People Management
4 1 (6.67%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.67%) IronPython
5 1 (6.67%) Lua
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PhD
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe
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