The table below looks at the statistics for Modbus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Modbus over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Modbus
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Modbus 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £36.25
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
440 391 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.12% 13.22% 12.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 244 154
Median daily rate £413 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £199 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 18
Median hourly rate £13.50 £22.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.63% +66.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £7.19 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £157.50 £24.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

Modbus
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Modbus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for 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

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 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