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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
Rank - 121 109
Contract jobs citing MPEG 0 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.18% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.57% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 10
Median daily rate - £415 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £415 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +38.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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
598 698 656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.11% 31.17% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 402 376
Median daily rate £383 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £289 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 50 49
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +80.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.40 £49.65 £41.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) Digital TV
1 6 (100.00%) DVB
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) STB
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (100.00%) Node.js
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) User Stories
3 4 (66.67%) Docker
3 4 (66.67%) SaltStack
3 4 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) CentOS
3 4 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing

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 6 (100.00%) DVB
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) Node.js
1 6 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Digital TV
1 6 (100.00%) STB
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
2 4 (66.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) User Stories
3 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
1 4 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SaltStack