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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Modbus over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Modbus
Rank 90 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Modbus 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.13% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £19.00 £39.90
% change year-on-year
+118.42% -52.37%
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
144 103 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.65% 17.70% 19.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 70 48
Median daily rate £366 £290 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.29% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £208 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Median hourly rate £43.75 £20.00 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.75% +15.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 £15.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £45.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

Modbus
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Modbus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Modbus 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 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

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:

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