The table below looks at the statistics for Modbus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Modbus over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Modbus
Rank 140 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Modbus 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.20% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £19.00 £39.90
% change year-on-year
+118.42% -52.37%
Modbus
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
391 447 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.34% 15.07% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 289 159
Average daily rate £400 £300 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £123 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 25 21
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.79 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +22.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £78.75 £25.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

Modbus
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Modbus Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Modbus
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Modbus Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Modbus
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 Modbus within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
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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
North Yorkshire - 6 - -
Modbus
England

Modbus
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) RS-485
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics

Modbus
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) RS-485
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C