The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 115 109 127
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Contract jobs citing Firmware 5 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.45% 0.037%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 2.01% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £331 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.98% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £348
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £37.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-32.00% -9.63%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
537 497 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.83% 22.38% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 260 250
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 47 28
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +22.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.40 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £37.50 £22.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firmware across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Firmware
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Firmware Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Firmware
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Firmware Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Firmware
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire +10 5 £275 +57.14%
West Yorkshire - - - - 2
East Yorkshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Firmware 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 Firmware.

1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (33.33%) Software Distribution
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (25.00%) Mandarin Language
3 3 (25.00%) Cantonese Language
3 3 (25.00%) CommVault
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) XenServer
4 2 (16.67%) Veeam
4 2 (16.67%) SCDPM
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Firmware 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 Firmware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 3 (25.00%) Mandarin Language
1 3 (25.00%) Cantonese Language
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) DBA
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Build Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SAN Storage Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) SAN Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows CE
3 1 (8.33%) HPUX
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Software Distribution
1 4 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (8.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 2 (16.67%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) CommVault
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Veeam
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £150 - £175 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £150 - £175 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago