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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UPnP over the 3 months to 28 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP)
Rank - 260 252
Contract jobs citing UPnP 0 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.11% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.64% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £295 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £295 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.47% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UPnP
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
1497 1726 1832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.87% 17.39% 20.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 947 866
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 111 97
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +38.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

UPnP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing UPnP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing UPnP 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 UPnP.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) DVB
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) STB
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Defect Tracking

UPnP
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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DVB
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C/C++ Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (100.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree