Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited STB over the 6 months to 21 November 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)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 200 -
Contract jobs citing STB 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.053% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
South West median daily rate - £365 -
England median daily rate £388 £358 £400
% change year-on-year +8.39% -10.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £43.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +25.00%

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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1535 1648 1808
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.19% 28.88% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 933 1123 1148
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £213 £225 £212
90th Percentile £544 £563 £532
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 117 103
South West median hourly rate £38.25 £26.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.34% -32.05% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.04 £11.53 £13.45
90th Percentile £57.31 £43.95 £54.25
England median hourly rate £20.55 £20.75 £19.08
% change year-on-year -0.96% +8.75% +6.00%

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing STB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for STB in the South West

STB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for STB in the South West

STB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for STB in the South West