The table below looks at the statistics for Signal Processing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signal Processing
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Signal Processing 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.75% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £344 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £305 £285
% change year-on-year
+63.93% +7.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £50.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.74% +44.28%
Signal Processing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
435 523 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.16% 81.21% 71.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 336 162
Average daily rate £400 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 23
Average hourly rate £67.50 £25.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £27.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Signal Processing across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Signal Processing
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Signal Processing Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Signal Processing
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Signal Processing Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Signal Processing
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Signal Processing within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 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
Oxford - 2 £425 - 1
Signal Processing
South East

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Signal Processing 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 Signal Processing.

1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) PhD
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Android Development
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Hidden Markov Model
4 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Signal Processing 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 Signal Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Development Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Hidden Markov Model
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA