The table below looks at the prevalence of the term MPEG in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MPEG over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 111 116
Rank change year-on-year +11 +5  
Contract jobs citing MPEG 7 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.39% 0.35% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.43% 1.19% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Median daily rate £420 £371 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.13% -10.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £355 £240
% change year-on-year +18.30% +47.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £48.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +21.25% -  

MPEG is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 491 586 663
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 27.60% 29.42% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 356 378
Median daily rate £413 £381 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.26% -1.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 35 39
Median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.73% +180.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £15.70 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £57.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.89% +19.73%  

MPEG
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing MPEG as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for MPEG in Hampshire

MPEG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MPEG in Hampshire

MPEG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MPEG in Hampshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MPEG in Hampshire

MPEG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MPEG in Hampshire

MPEG
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MPEG within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +3 1 £550 +43.79%
MPEG
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MPEG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for MPEG.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) REST
2 5 (71.43%) STB
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) C
3 4 (57.14%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) HTTP
3 4 (57.14%) Digital TV
3 4 (57.14%) DVB
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
3 4 (57.14%) Node.js
4 3 (42.86%) Splunk
4 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Video on Demand
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration

MPEG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DVB
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Broadcast Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SaaS Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) Node.js
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Sensu
4 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
1 5 (71.43%) STB
2 4 (57.14%) Digital TV
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) CentOS
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) Product Management
5 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Splunk
2 2 (28.57%) SaltStack