The table below looks at the statistics for Signal Processing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signal Processing
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Signal Processing 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £350 £480
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -27.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +70.00%
Signal Processing
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1499 1249 1043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.73% 75.65% 75.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 667 539
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 31 40
Median hourly rate £28.50 £16.72 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.48% +1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £11.75 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Signal Processing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Signal Processing
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Signal Processing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Signal Processing.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) PMI
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Graduate
1 3 (100.00%) Junior
1 3 (100.00%) Research Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification