Period
to 22 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited STB over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 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)
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 86 -
Contract jobs citing STB 0 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 1.22% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Essex median daily rate - £325 -
East of England median daily rate - £325 £300
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Essex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 373 335 311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 35.80% 40.90% 36.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 222 178
Essex median daily rate £525 £506 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +68.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £320 £214 £220
90th Percentile £600 £600 £475
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 35 78
Essex median hourly rate £17.25 £37.00 £32.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.38% +15.14% +26.02%
10th Percentile £12.55 £10.64 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £63.75 £42.89
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -27.84% -3.00% +6.38%

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing STB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for STB in Essex

STB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for STB in Essex