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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Profibus
Rank - - 614
Contract jobs citing Profibus 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50

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
8648 8054 7036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.86% 14.80% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5245 4486 3835
Median daily rate £390 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 469 398
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.30 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 16 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 3 (60.00%) STL
2 2 (40.00%) Siemens
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Wonderware InTouch
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) Wonderware
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (20.00%) SCADA
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Modbus
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Modbus
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Control Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) PLC Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) PLC SCADA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) PLC Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SCADA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SCADA Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Logistics
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Siemens
2 1 (20.00%) Wonderware