The table below looks at the statistics for Signal Processing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signal Processing
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Signal Processing 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £225 £396
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -43.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +70.00%
Signal Processing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Worcestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
70 58 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 76.09% 78.38% 83.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 44 46
Median daily rate £400 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £155 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 12
Median hourly rate £11.00 £39.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.15% +146.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -