The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited STB over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 27 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing STB 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 1.92% 1.35% 2.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.00% 3.45% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £430 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 -
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
STB
Surrey

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

Miscellaneous Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
50 58 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 32.05% 39.19% 39.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 19
Median daily rate £425 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.88 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+15.20% +5.62%

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staines region citing STB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

STB Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

STB
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

STB Daily Rate Trend in Staines

STB
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

STB Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing STB 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 Staines region with a requirement for STB.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) DVB
3 5 (62.50%) SOA
3 5 (62.50%) MPEG
3 5 (62.50%) HTTP
3 5 (62.50%) C
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (62.50%) Software Architecture
3 5 (62.50%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (62.50%) Node.js
3 5 (62.50%) REST
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Deployment
3 5 (62.50%) Digital TV
4 4 (50.00%) User Stories
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
6 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (25.00%) Multithreading

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Staines 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 6 (75.00%) DVB
2 5 (62.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) HTML5
1 5 (62.50%) Node.js
1 5 (62.50%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Digital TV
1 5 (62.50%) MPEG
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Deployment
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
1 5 (62.50%) SOA
1 5 (62.50%) Software Architecture
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C
2 5 (62.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle