The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 52 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Firmware 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.20% 0.44% -
As % of the System Software category 2.44% 4.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.32% +5.33%
Firmware
South East

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

System Software Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
41 62 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 8.02% 9.00% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 40 36
Median daily rate £270 £310 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £185 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 15
Median hourly rate £10.59 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% -31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.80 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £29.30 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Firmware
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Firmware Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Firmware
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Firmware Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Firmware
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 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
East Grinstead - 1 - -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 21 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Firmware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 4 (80.00%) Smart Meter
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (20.00%) Smart Energy
3 1 (20.00%) CMDB
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Requirements Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
2 1 (20.00%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow