The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited STB over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 126 147 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing STB 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.042% 0.097% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £356 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
STB
England

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
740 958 751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.81% 31.08% 27.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 631 457
Median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 64 40
Median hourly rate £14.81 £15.00 £15.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.10 £19.50 £36.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing STB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

STB Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

STB
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

STB Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

STB
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

STB Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

STB
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
North Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
STB
England

STB
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing STB 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 STB.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Capybara
1 1 (100.00%) Calabash
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment

STB
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Calabash
1 1 (100.00%) Capybara
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA