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 25 June 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)
Surrey / Staines
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 25 23
Contract jobs citing STB 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines - 3.25% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 8.93% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £369 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +50.51%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £345 £310
% change year-on-year +30.43% +11.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year +7.77% -  

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 49 56 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 50.00% 36.36% 33.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 8
Median daily rate £475 £438 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -1.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £315 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £613 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing STB in Staines.

Contractor hourly rate trend for STB in Staines