Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Digital Signal Processing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Signal Processing over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 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.

Digital Signal Processing
England > South East
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 373 399
Contract jobs citing Digital Signal Processing 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.006% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.007% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £311 £375 -
% change year-on-year -17.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
South East median hourly rate - £52.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +40.00% -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £52.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -9.52% +40.00% -

Digital Signal 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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13811 13693 15716
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.69% 82.47% 80.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8279 8238 9398
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 453 553 611
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £25.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.80% -5.56% +54.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Digital Signal Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Digital Signal Processing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Signal Processing in the South East

Digital Signal Processing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Digital Signal Processing in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Signal Processing in the South East

Digital Signal Processing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Signal Processing in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Digital Signal Processing in the South East