The first table below looks at the demand for the DSP Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSP Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 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 Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DSP Engineer
Rank - 62 72
Contract jobs requiring a DSP Engineer 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.15% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.16% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £38.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+1.29% -2.53%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
724 621 897
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.11% 95.69% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 320 422
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 27 81
Average hourly rate £22.00 £14.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -34.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
DSP Engineer
East of England

DSP Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DSP Engineer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DSP Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DSP Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DSP Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

DSP Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DSP Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire