The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Firmware 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £360 £310
% change year-on-year
-0.69% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +19.40%
Firmware
South West

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

System Software Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
32 34 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 13.11% 8.99% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 61
Median daily rate £256 £253 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.28% -27.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £719 £525 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 3
Median hourly rate £15.75 £20.19 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.97% +83.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £38.05 £29.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +6.82%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Firmware
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Firmware Daily Rate Trend in Somerset