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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Image Processing over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Image Processing
Rank 616 606 570
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -36
Contract jobs citing Image Processing 10 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.010% 0.023%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.025% 0.013% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £288 £338 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.81% +17.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £338 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £338 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
Image Processing
UK

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
40456 39044 37496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.11% 79.32% 78.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 27087 25129 24044
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 906 1122 1153
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Image Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Image Processing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Image Processing across the England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Image Processing Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Image Processing within the England region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
London +3 7 £263 -22.22% 6
South East -8 2 - - 7
South West - 1 £550 -
Image Processing
UK

Image Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Image 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 England region with a requirement for Image Processing.

1 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
2 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) GIS
3 11 (40.74%) Linux
3 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
3 11 (40.74%) C
3 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 11 (40.74%) Web Services
3 11 (40.74%) DV Cleared
4 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
5 9 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 8 (29.63%) Python
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
7 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (25.93%) Migration
7 7 (25.93%) CMS
7 7 (25.93%) Data Migration
7 7 (25.93%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
7 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
7 7 (25.93%) Mobile App
7 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
8 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
8 6 (22.22%) Backbone.js
8 6 (22.22%) JSON
8 6 (22.22%) SQL
8 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
9 5 (18.52%) Java
9 5 (18.52%) Unix
9 5 (18.52%) Google

Image Processing
Top Related IT Skills in 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 7 (25.93%) CMS
2 5 (18.52%) ArcGIS
3 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
3 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Office
1 4 (14.81%) Photoshop
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Google App Engine
1 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) GIS
2 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
3 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.70%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) ClearCase
1 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) Android Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Xcode
General
1 2 (7.41%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Integration Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Software Integration Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Python Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Development Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) MongoDB Developer
4 4 (14.81%) NoSQL Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Development Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Test Leader
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Data Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Image Processing Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Web Services
2 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 6 (22.22%) Backbone.js
2 6 (22.22%) JSON
3 4 (14.81%) Dojo
3 4 (14.81%) GWT
3 4 (14.81%) J2EE
3 4 (14.81%) JSF
3 4 (14.81%) XML
4 2 (7.41%) HTML
5 1 (3.70%) .NET
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (3.70%) CSS
5 1 (3.70%) Google Maps API
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) Ionic Framework
5 1 (3.70%) OpenCL
5 1 (3.70%) OpenGL
5 1 (3.70%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
1 7 (25.93%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) Streaming Video
2 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.70%) Physics
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Linux
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
4 5 (18.52%) Unix
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.41%) Android
7 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
2 9 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 7 (25.93%) Data Migration
3 7 (25.93%) Migration
3 7 (25.93%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Validation
5 4 (14.81%) Defect Management
5 4 (14.81%) Integration Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Process Management
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
5 4 (14.81%) Web Application Development
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (11.11%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.41%) Machine Learning
7 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C
1 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) Python
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) Java
5 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.41%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.70%) C#
7 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) DV Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (14.81%) ISTQB
4 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Google
3 4 (14.81%) ESRI
3 4 (14.81%) Fujitsu
3 4 (14.81%) Lumension
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) Sophos
4 1 (3.70%) PayPal