The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited STB over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Hampshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 110 109 98
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Contract jobs citing STB 2 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.096% 0.47% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 2.44% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate £345 £340 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
442 328 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.29% 19.23% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 196 138
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 45 69
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £12.40 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.63 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
STB
South East

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing STB across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

STB Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

STB
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

STB Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

STB
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

STB Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

STB
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing STB 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 STB.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) DVB
1 2 (100.00%) UPnP
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Streaming Video

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing STB 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 STB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DVB
1 2 (100.00%) UPnP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
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