The table below looks at the statistics for DRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DRM over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank 125 120 121
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing DRM 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.041% 0.079% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.052% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £488 £250
% change year-on-year
- +95.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.50 -
DRM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1911 1933 1901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.03% 76.37% 74.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1048 988 932
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 59 41
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £13.65 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £39.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

DRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing DRM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DRM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DRM
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DRM across the Berkshire region.

DRM Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

DRM
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DRM across the Berkshire region.

DRM Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

DRM
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DRM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 1 £425 -
DRM
South East

DRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DRM 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for DRM.

1 2 (100.00%) DTV
1 2 (100.00%) IPTV
1 2 (100.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) Video Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Tektronix
2 1 (50.00%) DVB
2 1 (50.00%) Telnet
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Streaming Video
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) MPEG
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF

DRM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (50.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) DOCSIS
1 1 (50.00%) DVB
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) RIP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Telnet
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) DTV
1 2 (100.00%) IPTV
1 2 (100.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (50.00%) MPEG
2 1 (50.00%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (50.00%) Streaming Video
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Video Processing
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Tektronix