The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had DSP Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DSP Software Engineer
Rank 642 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a DSP Software Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51263 53972 50323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33277 34146 30521
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1541 2015 2042
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

DSP Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured DSP Software Engineer in the job title.

DSP Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DSP Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DSP Software Engineer within the UK.

DSP Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DSP Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DSP Software Engineer within the UK.

DSP Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DSP Software Engineer
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSP Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
London - 1 £413 - 1
England - 1 £413 - 2

DSP Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, DSP Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring DSP Software Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Signal Processing
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) PhD
3 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

DSP Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Signal Processing
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PhD