The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sony products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sony over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Sony Corporation.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sony
Rank 143 - 135
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sony 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.030% - 0.065%
As % of the Vendors category 0.072% - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 £300
% change year-on-year
- +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £24.00
Sony
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1391 924 1226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.41% 40.88% 40.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 901 577 639
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 81 108
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £12.50 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.40 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.37 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.05%

Sony
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sony across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sony Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Sony
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sony within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
Bristol - - - - 1
Sony
England

Sony
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Sony 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 Sony.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 1 (100.00%) NorthgateArinso
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development

Sony
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Sony 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 Sony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) NorthgateArinso
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