The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs citing Firmware 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - 0.83% -
As % of the System Software category - 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
Firmware
Cambridgeshire

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

System Software Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 7.86% 27.27% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 14
Median daily rate £288 £174 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.22% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £80 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.75 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -24.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £10.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.80 £15.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.61
% change year-on-year
- -3.67%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Firmware
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Firmware Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Firmware
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Firmware 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#