The table below looks at the statistics for Profibus skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Profibus over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Profibus
Rank 621 642 655
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +13
Contract jobs citing Profibus 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.007% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.040% 0.050% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £335 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7501 7924 8326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.16% 14.31% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4493 4661 4760
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 478 454
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.03 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Profibus
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Profibus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Profibus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Profibus
Daily Rate Trend

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

Profibus Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Profibus
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Profibus Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Profibus
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Profibus within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 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
England +8 3 £335 +3.07%
Leicestershire - 2 £335 -
East Midlands - 2 £335 -
Leicester - 2 £335 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Stafford - 1 - -

Profibus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Profibus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Profibus.

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Coverity
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) IEC 61508
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
2 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001

Profibus
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
1 1 (33.33%) ASP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) IEC 61508
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (33.33%) Coverity
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft