The table below looks at the statistics for Digital Signal Processing skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Signal Processing over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Signal Processing
Rank - 268 267
Contract jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.052% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.066% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £303
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - £303
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 -
Digital Signal Processing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6221 7604 7629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.26% 79.69% 76.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3695 4479 4277
Median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 316 289
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +56.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Digital Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Digital Signal Processing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Digital Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Digital Signal Processing
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Digital Signal Processing Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Digital Signal Processing
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Digital Signal Processing across the South East region.

Digital Signal Processing Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Digital Signal Processing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Digital 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 South East region with a requirement for Digital Signal Processing.

1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) PDM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance

Digital Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) PDM
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx