The table below looks at the statistics for Modbus skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Modbus over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Modbus
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Modbus 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.43% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.51% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-22.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -
Modbus
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 104 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.39% 22.37% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 67 28
Average daily rate £400 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £36.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +132.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

Modbus
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Modbus across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Modbus Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Modbus
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Modbus Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Modbus
Top 17 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Modbus 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 Modbus.

1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
1 2 (66.67%) VxWorks
1 2 (66.67%) ThreadX
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (66.67%) CPLD
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Modbus
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Modbus 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 Modbus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CPLD
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) ThreadX
1 2 (66.67%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
West Sussex
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £45 - 60 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago