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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Image Processing
Rank 546 542 506
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -36
Contract jobs citing Image Processing 6 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.013% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.017% 0.017% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 8
Average daily rate
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£313 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £355 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 -
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
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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
36351 34773 30324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.21% 75.40% 73.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23239 21322 18460
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 982 1077 1109
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.31 £12.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 4 March 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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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
South East -22 3 £300 - 13
London -10 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 £325 - 1
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
North East - - - - 1
South West - - - -
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Image Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 15 (68.18%) C++
2 9 (40.91%) Python
2 9 (40.91%) Video Processing
3 8 (36.36%) Multithreading
3 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 8 (36.36%) Physics
3 8 (36.36%) MATLAB
3 8 (36.36%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) PhD
4 7 (31.82%) Games
4 7 (31.82%) Signal Processing
5 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 6 (27.27%) WPF
5 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 5 (22.73%) .NET
7 4 (18.18%) SQL
7 4 (18.18%) Android
7 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
7 4 (18.18%) Task Parallel Library
8 3 (13.64%) SQLite
8 3 (13.64%) OpenGL
8 3 (13.64%) DirectX
9 2 (9.09%) C
9 2 (9.09%) Degree
9 2 (9.09%) Mechatronics
9 2 (9.09%) WCF
9 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
9 2 (9.09%) Windows Phone
9 2 (9.09%) Android Development

Image Processing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Maya
1 1 (4.55%) 3ds Max
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Xcode
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (31.82%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Computer Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C++ Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) C++ Developer
5 2 (9.09%) WPF Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 8 Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (4.55%) 3D Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Computer Scientist
6 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) WPF
2 5 (22.73%) .NET
3 4 (18.18%) Task Parallel Library
4 3 (13.64%) OpenGL
4 3 (13.64%) DirectX
5 2 (9.09%) WCF
6 1 (4.55%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.55%) GStreamer
6 1 (4.55%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
1 8 (36.36%) Physics
2 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Mechatronics
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) Kinect
4 1 (4.55%) Video Editing
4 1 (4.55%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Android
2 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Phone
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Video Processing
2 8 (36.36%) Multithreading
3 7 (31.82%) Signal Processing
4 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Android Development
5 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (4.55%) Game Development
6 1 (4.55%) System Testing
6 1 (4.55%) 3D Modelling
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) UML
6 1 (4.55%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) C++
2 9 (40.91%) Python
3 8 (36.36%) MATLAB
3 8 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) C
6 1 (4.55%) Lua
6 1 (4.55%) IronPython
6 1 (4.55%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) PhD
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe
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