The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 24 December 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firmware 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.44% - -
As % of the System Software category 3.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £328
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £38.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +2.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

System Software Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
52 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 11.50% 7.43% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 14 12
Average daily rate £400 £285 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.35% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £171 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £550 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 7
Average hourly rate £39.38 £21.50 £14.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.13% +47.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £13.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £21.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firmware across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Firmware
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Firmware Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Firmware
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firmware across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Firmware Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Firmware
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Firmware Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Firmware
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Firmware 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 Firmware.

1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Firmware 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 Firmware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix