Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 124 143
Contract jobs citing STB 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.17% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.59% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Surrey median daily rate - £390 -
South East median daily rate £250 £360 £366
% change year-on-year -30.56% -1.57% -2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Surrey median hourly rate - - £45.00
South East median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 863 677 910
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 31.10% 29.26% 33.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 445 497
Surrey median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.01% +2.19%
10th Percentile £263 £209 £225
90th Percentile £560 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 37 47
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -30.00%
10th Percentile £11.31 £14.40 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.00 £49.25
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.27
% change year-on-year -15.54% +22.92% +18.88%

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing STB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for STB in Surrey

STB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for STB in Surrey

STB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for STB in Surrey