The table below looks at the statistics for UPnP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UPnP over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP)
UK / England
Rank 558 608 -
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -
Contract jobs citing UPnP 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.006% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.033% 0.044% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £46.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £46.25 -
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6137 6876 7139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.92% 14.46% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3840 4134 3985
Median daily rate £400 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 298 425
Median hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

UPnP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing UPnP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

UPnP Jobs Demand Trend in England

UPnP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

UPnP Daily Rate Trend in England

UPnP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

UPnP Hourly Rate Trend in England

UPnP
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 UPnP within the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
South East +18 1 £350 -
North West - 1 - -
UPnP
UK

UPnP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing UPnP 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 UPnP.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
2 2 (66.67%) STB
2 2 (66.67%) DLNA
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (66.67%) DVB
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) WebKit
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Nagra
3 1 (33.33%) Conax
3 1 (33.33%) Verimatrix
3 1 (33.33%) OpenEmbedded
3 1 (33.33%) Yocto
3 1 (33.33%) IGMP
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) CA

UPnP
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DLNA
1 2 (66.67%) DVB
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) 802.11
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) IGMP
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) PPP
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (33.33%) OpenEmbedded
1 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
1 1 (33.33%) WebKit
1 1 (33.33%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) STB
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Digital TV
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (33.33%) DRM
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CA
1 1 (33.33%) Conax
1 1 (33.33%) Nagra
1 1 (33.33%) Verimatrix