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 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
Firmware
Rank 82 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Firmware 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.69% 0.14% -
As % of the System Software category 4.85% 1.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £195 £95 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.33%
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
165 159 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 14.19% 11.14% 12.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 92 80
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £175 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 25
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.05% +31.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 28 September 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
Woking - 2 £190 - 2
Camberley - 1 £200 -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 8 (47.06%) MCSE
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) SAN
3 6 (35.29%) NAS
4 5 (29.41%) Smart Meter
4 5 (29.41%) SCCM
4 5 (29.41%) SCOM
4 5 (29.41%) Server Building
4 5 (29.41%) MCP
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
4 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
4 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (29.41%) Asset Management
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
6 3 (17.65%) BICSI Certification
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) LPIC
6 3 (17.65%) CMDB
6 3 (17.65%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
6 3 (17.65%) VMware
6 3 (17.65%) Validation
6 3 (17.65%) JNCIA

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 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.88%) TPMS
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
2 3 (17.65%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) NAS
1 6 (35.29%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) SharePoint Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Operations Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Analytics Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
1 2 (11.76%) Ajax
1 2 (11.76%) jQuery
1 2 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (11.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Smart Meter
2 3 (17.65%) CMDB
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Internet of Things
4 1 (5.88%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) CentOS
3 1 (5.88%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (5.88%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Asset Management
3 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (29.41%) Server Building
3 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
4 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
4 3 (17.65%) Validation
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) High Availability
5 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.76%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) MCSE
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (29.41%) MCP
3 3 (17.65%) BICSI Certification
3 3 (17.65%) CCNA
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (17.65%) JNCIA
3 3 (17.65%) JNCIS
3 3 (17.65%) LPIC
3 3 (17.65%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
1 5 (29.41%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) Nagios
2 2 (11.76%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) Dell
2 3 (17.65%) HP
2 3 (17.65%) Juniper
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) NetApp
3 2 (11.76%) Zend
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) Emulex
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Veritas