Period
to 13 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited STB over the 6 months to 13 December 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.

Set-Top Box (STB)
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 31 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - +38
Contract jobs citing STB 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 1.23% 1.09% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.25% 2.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Hounslow median daily rate £381 £155 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +145.97% - -
West London median daily rate £450 £358 £475
% change year-on-year +25.87% -24.74% +104.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London 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 Hounslow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 123 109 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 37.85% 39.78% 29.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 80 58
Hounslow median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -4.32%
10th Percentile £259 £175 £267
90th Percentile £630 £528 £488
West London median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 12
Hounslow median hourly rate £15.00 £29.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.15% +59.46% -47.14%
10th Percentile £12.23 £12.38 £16.00
90th Percentile £29.85 £129.54 £33.00
West London median hourly rate £18.19 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.46% -11.25% +35.59%

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for STB in Hounslow

STB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for STB in Hounslow

STB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing STB in Hounslow over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for STB in Hounslow

STB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for STB in Hounslow

STB
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
Osterley -7 4 £381 +145.97%
STB
West London

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for STB.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Digital TV
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) IPTV
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) API Development
3 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins

STB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (25.00%) DVB
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C/C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Hardware Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Digital TV
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (50.00%) IPTV
3 1 (25.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) API Development
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft