Period
to 27 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited STB over the 6 months to 27 February 2020 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 155 - 196
Rank change year-on-year - +196 -3
Contract jobs citing STB 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.029% - 0.021%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.089% - 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
East of England median daily rate £400 - £340
England median daily rate £475 £345 £383
% change year-on-year +37.68% -9.86% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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 East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,119 1,356 1,557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.86% 32.25% 33.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 742 921
East of England median daily rate £425 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +16.44%
10th Percentile £225 £203 £208
90th Percentile £588 £594 £580
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 70 79
East of England median hourly rate £24.70 £19.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -26.42% +26.19%
10th Percentile £14.07 £12.55 £11.80
90th Percentile £50.33 £52.50 £54.25
England median hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.78
% change year-on-year +11.90% -3.58% +14.54%

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing STB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for STB in the East of England

STB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for STB in the East of England

STB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for STB in the East of England

STB
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the East of England region over the 6 months to 27 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 1 £400 -
STB
England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing STB 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 East of England region with a requirement for STB.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) DOCSIS
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) WPA
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) UPnP
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting

STB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) DOCSIS
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) UPnP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WPA
1 1 (100.00%) WPA2
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer in Test
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco