The first table below looks at the demand for the Firmware Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firmware Engineer in their job title 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 Job Titles advertised for the Highlands 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
Firmware Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Firmware Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Highlands - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £330
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Job Titles Category
Highlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Highlands 75.00% 88.89% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Average daily rate - £400 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £48.50 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Firmware Engineer
Scotland