The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 60 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing Firmware 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.31% 0.16% 1.09%
As % of the System Software category 1.79% 1.22% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £335 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £354 £303
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +16.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £43.50 - £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +19.40%
Firmware
South West

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

System Software Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
112 82 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.26% 12.77% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 34 31
Median daily rate £425 £350 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 7
Median hourly rate £30.00 £20.19 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.62% -50.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Firmware
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Firmware Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Firmware
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Firmware Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Firmware
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Swindon +2 1 £335 -
Chippenham - 1 - -
Firmware
South West

Firmware
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Robotics
1 1 (50.00%) Network Optimisation

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper