The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in contract job vacancies advertised in Staines. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited STB over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Set-Top Box (STB)
Surrey / Staines
Rank - 14 23
Contract jobs citing STB 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines - 7.59% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 12.24% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £388 £400
% change year-on-year -10.64% -3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £50.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +66.66%  

STB is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Staines with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Staines
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 47 49 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 36.72% 62.03% 33.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 10
Median daily rate £500 £550 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +38.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £340 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staines citing STB as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for STB in Staines

STB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for STB in Staines

STB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for STB in Staines

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Staines region with a requirement for STB.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) MPEG
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Digital TV
1 3 (100.00%) DVB
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) SaltStack
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Staines 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 3 (100.00%) DVB
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Junior DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Digital TV
1 3 (100.00%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SaltStack
2 1 (33.33%) VMware