Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Profibus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Profibus over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Profibus
England > West Midlands
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 176 -
Rank change year-on-year -22 - -
Contract jobs citing Profibus 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.020% 0.023% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £650 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £40.00 -

Profibus is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 678 608 842
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 13.38% 14.12% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 340 436
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +4.73% +5.71%
10th Percentile £205 £184 £176
90th Percentile £550 £514 £531
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 45 45
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.34 £16.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.34% -25.58% +22.86%
10th Percentile £11.64 £10.50 £10.94
90th Percentile £30.80 £66.75 £39.20
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.18 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.01% -27.28% +21.95%

Profibus
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Profibus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Profibus in the West Midlands

Profibus
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Profibus within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. 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
Staffordshire -4 1 - -
Profibus
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Profibus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Profibus.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Pascal
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) IEC 61508
1 1 (100.00%) IEC 62304

Profibus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Pascal
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) IEC 61508
1 1 (100.00%) IEC 62304
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft