The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firmware 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Leeds 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
Firmware
Rank - 65 -
Contract jobs citing Firmware 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.25% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £375 £316
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +18.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.25 £35.25
% change year-on-year
-17.24% +2.83%
Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
243 139 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 20.73% 17.71% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 89 80
Average daily rate £320 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 10
Average hourly rate £29.00 £12.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.66% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £53.30 £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Firmware
West Yorkshire

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Firmware
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Firmware Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Firmware
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Firmware Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Firmware
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Firmware 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 Firmware.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) MFC
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Firmware 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 Firmware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Visual C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) MFC
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) VC++