Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited STB over the 6 months to 17 January 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 162 171
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9 -7
Contract jobs citing STB 4 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.11% 0.055% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.18% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Hampshire median daily rate £250 - £350
10th Percentile £184 - £268
90th Percentile £397 - £475
South East median daily rate £270 £354 £350
% change year-on-year -23.67% +1.07% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £41.25
South East median hourly rate - - £47.50

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 Hampshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 985 1,100 1,240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.13% 30.22% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 563 686 760
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +9.15%
10th Percentile £192 £244 £263
90th Percentile £550 £588 £544
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £393
% change year-on-year - +1.91% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 70 80
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.47% -54.67% +137.79%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.63 £12.75
90th Percentile £50.75 £47.50 £50.13
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.13
% change year-on-year +25.00% -9.60% +30.15%

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for STB in Hampshire

STB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for STB in Hampshire

STB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing STB in Hampshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for STB in Hampshire

STB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for STB in Hampshire

STB
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 STB within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Hook - 1 - -
STB
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing STB 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 STB.

1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
2 1 (25.00%) MPEG
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Digital TV
2 1 (25.00%) DVB
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS

STB
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Broadband
1 1 (25.00%) DVB
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Tester
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Digital TV
1 1 (25.00%) MPEG
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Traceability Matrix
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) comScore
1 1 (25.00%) SaltStack