The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 24 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 Merseyside 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Firmware 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
-17.33% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41 41 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 22.40% 19.25% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 24
Average daily rate £294 £244 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.61% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £175 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £455 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 20
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.42 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -36.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.68 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.86 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
Firmware
North West

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Firmware
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Liverpool - - - -
Firmware
North West