The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term DTV in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTV over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 116 120 133
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs citing DTV 13 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.46% 0.041% 0.097%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.27% 0.23% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Average daily rate £285 £150 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £150 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £150 £287
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-21.87% -15.78%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
572 439 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.04% 17.86% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 162 278
Average daily rate £375 £355 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.78% +2.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 33 25
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £13.09 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
DTV
South East

DTV
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DTV across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

DTV Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DTV
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

DTV Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

DTV
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DTV across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

DTV Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

DTV
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

DTV Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

DTV
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTV within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 6 £285 -
Reading -1 3 - - 1
Newbury - - - -
DTV
South East

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing DTV also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DTV.

1 10 (76.92%) SAP
1 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Electronics
1 10 (76.92%) Telecoms
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
1 10 (76.92%) Manufacturing
1 10 (76.92%) Programme Management
1 10 (76.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 10 (76.92%) Marketing
1 10 (76.92%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (30.77%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Siebel
3 3 (23.08%) SOAP
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) J2EE
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Ant
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) PMP
4 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
5 1 (7.69%) C-shell
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) Confluence
5 1 (7.69%) YUM
5 1 (7.69%) Puppet

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing DTV also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DTV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (76.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (7.69%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Ant
2 1 (7.69%) Hudson
2 1 (7.69%) Gradle
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 10 (76.92%) Electronics
1 10 (76.92%) Telecoms
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
1 10 (76.92%) Manufacturing
1 10 (76.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Field Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) OSS Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) SOAP
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) Visualforce
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) CPAN
2 1 (7.69%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Wiki
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) CentOS
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) AIX
1 1 (7.69%) Solaris
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Programme Management
1 10 (76.92%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Budget Control
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) C-shell
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) Apex Code
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PMP
1 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) Sendmail
1 1 (7.69%) Xen
1 1 (7.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) YUM
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (23.08%) Siebel
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) BEA
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Sun
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) Vignette
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) VMware