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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Image Processing
Rank 580 576 560
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Contract jobs citing Image Processing 15 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.018% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.036% 0.023% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
Average daily rate
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£363 £353 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.83% -14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £284 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £403 £380
% change year-on-year
-23.60% +5.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £35.50
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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
41497 39075 36704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.31% 76.38% 75.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27575 24692 22997
Average daily rate £425 £413 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1127 1093 1036
Average hourly rate £31.00 £24.12 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.52% -19.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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 -5 7 £275 -9.83% 13
London -8 6 £363 -9.37% 5
North East - 2 £340 -
East of England +4 1 - - 1
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Image Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (30.00%) Umbraco
3 6 (30.00%) JSON
3 6 (30.00%) Razor View Engine
3 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 6 (30.00%) CMS
3 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (25.00%) C++
4 5 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
4 5 (25.00%) GitHub
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (20.00%) System Testing
5 4 (20.00%) SWT
5 4 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (15.00%) J2EE
6 3 (15.00%) MySQL
6 3 (15.00%) JAXB
6 3 (15.00%) Struts
6 3 (15.00%) Web Services
6 3 (15.00%) C

Image Processing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 6 (30.00%) CMS
1 6 (30.00%) Umbraco
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) NUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Umbraco Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior UI Developer
5 1 (5.00%) CMS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Author
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Author
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (30.00%) JSON
3 6 (30.00%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (20.00%) SWT
6 3 (15.00%) jQuery
6 3 (15.00%) JAX-WS
6 3 (15.00%) J2EE
6 3 (15.00%) Struts
6 3 (15.00%) Web Services
6 3 (15.00%) JAXB
6 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (15.00%) Spring
6 3 (15.00%) JNI
7 2 (10.00%) CSS
7 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (10.00%) Physics
1 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (10.00%) Life Science
2 1 (5.00%) FMCG
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.00%) Chemistry
2 1 (5.00%) Biology
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Informatics
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (20.00%) System Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (15.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (10.00%) Creative Marketing
7 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.00%) B2B
7 1 (5.00%) B2C
7 1 (5.00%) CAD
7 1 (5.00%) Validation
7 1 (5.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) Web Design
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) C++
2 5 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.00%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) PhD
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) DICOM
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Apple