The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 91 83 94
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Contract jobs citing Firmware 8 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.62% 0.080% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 4.02% 0.55% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £354 £301
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +17.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +19.40%
Firmware
South East

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

System Software Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
199 181 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.31% 14.53% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 96 77
Median daily rate £425 £365 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £174 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 30
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.89 £12.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.20 £52.17 £30.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+9.95% +8.54%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Firmware
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Firmware Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Firmware
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Firmware Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Firmware
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 3 - - 1
Camberley - 2 £450 -
Guildford - 2 £425 - 1
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Firmware 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Unix
2 8 (57.14%) Solaris
2 8 (57.14%) EMC
2 8 (57.14%) SAN
2 8 (57.14%) NetApp
2 8 (57.14%) Veritas
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Migration
2 8 (57.14%) NAS
2 8 (57.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 8 (57.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (57.14%) EMC VMAX
2 8 (57.14%) Emulex
3 7 (50.00%) TPMS
3 7 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 5 (35.71%) Banking
4 5 (35.71%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 3 (21.43%) Validation
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 3 (21.43%) Supplier Management
5 3 (21.43%) Smart Meter
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) Big Data
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (50.00%) TPMS
2 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) NAS
1 8 (57.14%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Administrator
1 8 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (57.14%) Unix Administrator
1 8 (57.14%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Unix Administrator
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Solaris Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Solaris Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Storage Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Solaris Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Storage Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Storage Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Ajax
1 2 (14.29%) jQuery
1 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) EMC VMAX
2 3 (21.43%) Smart Meter
3 2 (14.29%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Solaris
2 8 (57.14%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Migration
2 7 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 5 (35.71%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 3 (21.43%) Supplier Management
4 3 (21.43%) Validation
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) High Availability
6 1 (7.14%) Data Acquisition
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) OOP
6 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 2 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) C-shell
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 8 (57.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Nagios
1 2 (14.29%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) EMC
1 8 (57.14%) Emulex
1 8 (57.14%) NetApp
1 8 (57.14%) Veritas
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Zend