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 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP)
Rank 634 624 604
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Contract jobs citing UPnP 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.009% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.013% 0.067% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 -
UPnP
UK

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
7887 7492 7543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.66% 14.14% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4879 4355 4121
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 468 428
Median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.21% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.96 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.65 £47.83 £43.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 25 August 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
North West - 1 - -
UPnP
UK

UPnP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded C++
1 5 (71.43%) DVB
1 5 (71.43%) STB
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) ClearCase
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (42.86%) DLNA
3 3 (42.86%) DRM
4 2 (28.57%) Multimedia
4 2 (28.57%) PKI
4 2 (28.57%) IPTV
4 2 (28.57%) Data Security
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Multicast
4 2 (28.57%) Unicast
5 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
5 1 (14.29%) Nagra
5 1 (14.29%) Conax
5 1 (14.29%) Verimatrix

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 5 (71.43%) DVB
2 3 (42.86%) DLNA
3 2 (28.57%) Multicast
3 2 (28.57%) Unicast
4 1 (14.29%) 802.11
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) IGMP
4 1 (14.29%) IPv4
4 1 (14.29%) IPv6
4 1 (14.29%) PPP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) C Developer
1 4 (57.14%) C/C++ Developer
1 4 (57.14%) C++ Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded C Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded C++ Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) IPTV Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architect
4 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
1 1 (14.29%) OpenEmbedded
1 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
1 1 (14.29%) WebKit
1 1 (14.29%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) STB
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (28.57%) IPTV
3 2 (28.57%) PKI
4 1 (14.29%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 4 (57.14%) Defect Tracking
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) DRM
3 2 (28.57%) Data Security
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded C++
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) CA
1 1 (14.29%) Conax
1 1 (14.29%) Nagra
1 1 (14.29%) Verimatrix