The table below looks at the statistics for Modbus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Modbus over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Modbus
Rank 29 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Modbus 15 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.08% - 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.61% - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £293 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-22.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
Modbus
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 32 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.59% 12.03% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 6
Average daily rate £250 £313 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £140 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £374 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 18
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.00 £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Modbus
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Modbus across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Modbus Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Modbus
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Modbus Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Modbus
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Modbus Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Modbus
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Modbus within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 15 £293 -
Modbus
East Midlands

Modbus
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Modbus 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 Modbus.

1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) SQL
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 25 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 25 (100.00%) Siemens
1 25 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 25 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 25 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 24 (96.00%) High Availability
3 6 (24.00%) Logistics
4 5 (20.00%) Life Science
4 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills

Modbus
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Modbus 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 Modbus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 20 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) High Availability
2 6 (24.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
1 25 (100.00%) Siemens