Period
to 22 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 94 -
Contract jobs citing STB 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.80% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Essex median daily rate - £310 -
East of England median daily rate - £310 £300
% change year-on-year - +3.33% -
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 297 367 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 36.80% 41.99% 36.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 240 154
Essex median daily rate £525 £447 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.38% +37.62% -10.96%
10th Percentile £375 £263 £203
90th Percentile £600 £588 £475
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 36 85
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +84.21% -26.04%
10th Percentile £14.60 £12.93 £15.75
90th Percentile £75.00 £63.75 £41.00
East of England median hourly rate £22.50 £17.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +26.76% -6.58% -36.67%

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