Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Firmware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Firmware over the 6 months to 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Firmware
South West > Devon
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 52 53
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 +1
Contract jobs citing Firmware 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.22% 0.35% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 2.17% 3.28% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Devon median daily rate £379 - £190
10th Percentile £358 - £185
90th Percentile £401 - £195
South West median daily rate £395 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -1.25% - +77.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Devon median hourly rate - £42.50 -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £32.75 £41.75
% change year-on-year +29.77% -21.56% +1.83%

Firmware is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 46 61 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 10.04% 10.59% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 26
Devon median daily rate £363 £370 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.03% -7.67% +14.50%
10th Percentile £180 £162 £150
90th Percentile £501 £481 £471
South West median daily rate £413 £351 £340
% change year-on-year +17.44% +3.31% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 15
Devon median hourly rate £11.00 £30.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.33% +150.00% -62.20%
10th Percentile £8.90 £10.65 £10.50
90th Percentile £12.40 £43.75 £107.65
South West median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% +25.00% -28.21%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Firmware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Devon

Firmware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Firmware in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Firmware in Devon

Firmware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Firmware in Devon

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Firmware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Capita
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Towers Watson Igloo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (100.00%) Proactive Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Capita
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) VMware