The table below looks at the statistics for UPnP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UPnP over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP)
Rank 268 253 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing UPnP 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.070% 0.022% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£295 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £350 -
% change year-on-year
-15.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1815 1846 1624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.10% 19.85% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 983 877 746
Average daily rate £350 £347 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.72% -0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 101 103
Average hourly rate £23.75 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +0.62%

UPnP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UPnP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

UPnP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

UPnP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

UPnP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

UPnP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

UPnP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

UPnP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UPnP within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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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
Hampshire +7 3 £295 -15.71% 2
Middlesex - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 - -
UPnP
England

UPnP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing UPnP 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 UPnP.

1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) DVB
1 7 (100.00%) STB
1 7 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (85.71%) ClearCase
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Streaming Video
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading

UPnP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing UPnP 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 UPnP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DVB
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Real Time Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) STB
1 7 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (28.57%) Over-the-Top Content
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Computer People
Rate: £349.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £240 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago