The table below looks at the prevalence of the term MPEG in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPEG over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
Rank 115 116 117
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing MPEG 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.25% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% 0.73% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Median daily rate £360 £415 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.25% +38.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £355 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £415 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
MPEG
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
641 685 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.36% 31.86% 28.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 403 347
Median daily rate £385 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 45 32
Median hourly rate £40.25 £17.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -46.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £13.05 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.41 £46.50 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

MPEG
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing MPEG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

MPEG Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MPEG
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MPEG Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

MPEG
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MPEG Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

MPEG
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MPEG within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Eastleigh - 1 £325 -
MPEG
South East

MPEG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MPEG 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MPEG.

1 9 (100.00%) C
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) SOA
1 9 (100.00%) HTTP
1 9 (100.00%) Digital TV
1 9 (100.00%) DVB
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) STB
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
1 9 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (100.00%) Node.js
1 9 (100.00%) REST
2 8 (88.89%) User Stories
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) Software Architecture
4 4 (44.44%) Docker
4 4 (44.44%) SaltStack
4 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (44.44%) Perl
4 4 (44.44%) CentOS

MPEG
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 9 (100.00%) DVB
1 9 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Development Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Python Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
1 9 (100.00%) Node.js
1 9 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Digital TV
1 9 (100.00%) STB
2 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) CentOS
2 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) SOA
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) User Stories
3 5 (55.56%) Software Architecture
4 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
1 4 (44.44%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (44.44%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) SaltStack