Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Image Processing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Image Processing over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Image Processing
South West > Somerset
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Image Processing 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.29% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Somerset median daily rate £350 - -
South West median daily rate £350 - £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £45.00 -

Image Processing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 364 366 476
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 78.28% 81.70% 82.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 216 272
Somerset median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £525
South West median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 65 68
Somerset median hourly rate £39.00 £41.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.88% -2.96% +16.07%
10th Percentile £14.25 £14.53 £25.00
90th Percentile £48.13 £50.00 £57.00
South West median hourly rate £30.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -22.44% -2.50% +23.08%

Image Processing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Image Processing in Somerset over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Image Processing in Somerset

Image Processing
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Image Processing within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 24 April 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
Taunton - 4 £350 -
Image Processing
South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Image Processing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Image Processing.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 6 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (100.00%) CentOS
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (100.00%) SciPy
1 6 (100.00%) NumPy
1 6 (100.00%) Pandas
1 6 (100.00%) Data Science
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Scala
3 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Keras
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (16.67%) TDD

Image Processing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Python Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Data Science Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) NumPy
1 6 (100.00%) Pandas
1 6 (100.00%) SciPy
2 3 (50.00%) Keras
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) CentOS
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Data Science
1 6 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Scala
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland