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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 4 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
4 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 Oxfordshire - - -
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 £40.75 £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +70.00%
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
431 611 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 73.55% 79.66% 71.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 404 234
Median daily rate £410 £412 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% +22.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 44 19
Median hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.40 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for 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%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

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%) Cross-Platform Development
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