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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 102 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs citing DRM 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.100% 0.039% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.048% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £480 £413
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.50

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
1611 2091 2118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.39% 81.94% 75.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 756 1119 1074
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 59 46
Median hourly rate £23.34 £15.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.58% -43.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.56 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) IPTV
1 2 (100.00%) Video on Demand
1 2 (100.00%) Video Content Ingestion

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 2 (100.00%) CMS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) IPTV
1 2 (100.00%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Video Content Ingestion