Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited STB over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Set-Top Box (STB)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 231 -
Contract jobs citing STB 0 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.15% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
City of London median daily rate - £450 -
Central London median daily rate - £450 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

STB is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3100 2736 3571
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.42% 40.85% 39.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2410 2129 2836
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £275
90th Percentile £725 £675 £664
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 55
City of London median hourly rate £22.75 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.74% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £13.16 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £33.81 £55.00 £42.15
Central London median hourly rate £21.71 £18.45 £20.00
% change year-on-year +17.66% -7.75% +14.29%

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing STB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for STB in the City of London

STB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing STB in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for STB in the City of London

STB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing STB in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for STB in the City of London