The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
South East / Middlesex
Rank - 24 25
Contract jobs citing Firmware 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - 0.67% 0.55%
As % of the System Software category - 7.14% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £315 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.95% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -4.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

System Software Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
13 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 10.57% 9.33% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 3
Median daily rate £410 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.48% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £172 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Firmware
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Firmware Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Firmware
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Firmware Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex