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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Image Processing
Rank 578 591 561
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -30
Contract jobs citing Image Processing 18 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.004% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.005% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 14
Average daily rate £350 - £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 - £363
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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
38418 36663 34938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.41% 77.86% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 25454 23704 21566
Average daily rate £430 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1094 997 1101
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Image Processing within the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 15 £350 - 2
South East +18 3 - - 4
Image Processing
UK

Image Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 11 (37.93%) Web Services
4 10 (34.48%) C
4 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
5 9 (31.03%) Linux
5 9 (31.03%) Python
6 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
6 8 (27.59%) GIS
6 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
7 7 (24.14%) Mobile App
7 7 (24.14%) Web Application Development
7 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
7 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
7 7 (24.14%) Migration
7 7 (24.14%) CMS
7 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
7 7 (24.14%) C++
7 7 (24.14%) SQL
7 7 (24.14%) J2EE
7 7 (24.14%) Data Migration
7 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
7 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
7 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
7 7 (24.14%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (20.69%) JSON
8 6 (20.69%) Eclipse

Image Processing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (24.14%) CMS
2 5 (17.24%) ArcGIS
3 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
3 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Photoshop
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
3 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Google App Engine
1 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) GIS
2 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
3 6 (20.69%) MongoDB
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
5 3 (10.34%) MySQL
6 1 (3.45%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
2 4 (13.79%) ClearCase
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) Android Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Xcode
General
1 4 (13.79%) Electronics
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Integration Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Software Integration Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Software Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Python Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Development Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) MongoDB Developer
5 4 (13.79%) NoSQL Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Software Development Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Java Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Process Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Image Processing Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Programmer
8 1 (3.45%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 1 (3.45%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) Web Services
2 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
3 7 (24.14%) J2EE
4 6 (20.69%) Backbone.js
4 6 (20.69%) JSON
5 5 (17.24%) HTML
5 5 (17.24%) SWT
6 4 (13.79%) Dojo
6 4 (13.79%) GWT
6 4 (13.79%) JSF
6 4 (13.79%) XML
7 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
7 3 (10.34%) HTML5
7 3 (10.34%) JAXB
7 3 (10.34%) JAX-WS
7 3 (10.34%) JNI
7 3 (10.34%) OpenGL
7 3 (10.34%) Spring
7 3 (10.34%) Struts
8 2 (6.90%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
2 7 (24.14%) Mobile App
3 5 (17.24%) Physics
4 3 (10.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (6.90%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (6.90%) Biology
5 2 (6.90%) Chemistry
5 2 (6.90%) Life Science
5 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
4 5 (17.24%) Unix
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.90%) Android
7 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
1 7 (24.14%) Data Migration
1 7 (24.14%) Migration
1 7 (24.14%) Requirements Analysis
1 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
1 7 (24.14%) Web Application Development
2 4 (13.79%) Multithreading
2 4 (13.79%) Process Management
2 4 (13.79%) System Testing
2 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
3 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.34%) Test Planning
4 2 (6.90%) 3D Rendering
4 2 (6.90%) Android Development
4 2 (6.90%) Bioinformatics
4 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.90%) Knowledge Discovery
4 2 (6.90%) Microscopy
4 2 (6.90%) Parallel Processing
5 1 (3.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) Java
1 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
2 10 (34.48%) C
3 9 (31.03%) Python
4 7 (24.14%) C++
4 7 (24.14%) SQL
5 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.90%) C#
7 1 (3.45%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.45%) IronPython
7 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.45%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) Degree
3 4 (13.79%) ISTQB
3 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (6.90%) PhD
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Google
3 4 (13.79%) ESRI
3 4 (13.79%) Fujitsu
3 4 (13.79%) Lumension
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) Sophos
4 3 (10.34%) Xilinx
5 1 (3.45%) Adobe
5 1 (3.45%) PayPal