Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 205 209
Rank change year-on-year +24 +4 -33
Contract jobs citing STB 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.045% 0.019% 0.081%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.058% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 13
Yorkshire median daily rate - £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +37.10% -2.75%
England median daily rate £388 £358 £400
% change year-on-year +8.39% -10.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £30.00
England median hourly rate £50.00 £43.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +25.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1330 1735 1905
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.91% 32.15% 30.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 1076 1233
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £252 £233
90th Percentile £563 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 62 121
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £10.55 £11.28 £9.75
90th Percentile £27.71 £28.75 £28.00
England median hourly rate £20.55 £20.75 £19.08
% change year-on-year -0.96% +8.75% +6.00%

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for STB in Yorkshire

STB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for STB in Yorkshire

STB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for STB in Yorkshire

STB
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
STB
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for STB.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Digital TV

STB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines