Period
to 14 November 2019

The median contractor rate for an Audio Engineer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Audio Engineer
UK
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 808 903 888
Rank change year-on-year +95 -15 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Audio Engineer 5 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.007% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.007% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
UK median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% - +6.06%
10th Percentile £239 £325 £321
90th Percentile £438 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
UK median hourly rate - £39.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 79,258 98,926 97,804
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.11% 94.79% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 51,917 65,276 64,413
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £256 £269 £263
90th Percentile £644 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,946 3,108 2,925
UK median hourly rate £19.71 £18.06 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.15% -3.44% +3.89%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.96
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year +2.86% -1.52% +1.54%

Audio Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Audio Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Audio Engineer in the UK

Audio Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Audio Engineer in the UK

Audio Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Audio Engineer over the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Audio Engineer in the UK

Audio Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Audio Engineer in the UK

Audio Engineer
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Audio Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 14 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +93 5 £425 +21.43% 7
London +82 4 £425 +21.43% 1
North West - 1 £125 -
UK excluding London - 1 £125 - 6
North of England - 1 £125 -

Audio Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, Audio Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Audio Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Bluetooth
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
1 4 (80.00%) Programme Management
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (80.00%) Collaborative Working
1 4 (80.00%) Public Sector
2 3 (60.00%) Kotlin
2 3 (60.00%) Android Development
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter
3 1 (20.00%) GNVQ

Audio Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
1 4 (80.00%) Public Sector
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Collaborative Working
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (80.00%) Programme Management
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Android Development
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Kotlin
2 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) GNVQ
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter