The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firmware 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.91% - -
As % of the System Software category 9.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£310 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £300 £413
% change year-on-year
+17.91% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.44 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
Firmware
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

System Software Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
33 23 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 10.06% 7.62% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 16
Average daily rate £325 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £92
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £333 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 7
Average hourly rate £15.43 £14.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.37% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.60 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.54 £15.17 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -3.12%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Firmware
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Firmware Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Firmware
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Firmware Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Firmware
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Atherstone - 2 £310 -
Firmware
West Midlands

Firmware
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Tizen
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) HTML

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Tizen
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas