The 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 108 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DTV 15 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.61% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -16.66%
DTV
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
693 635 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.24% 24.61% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 311 294
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 27
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -20.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.77 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £41.10 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 7 £253 -
Reading - 2 £415 -
Bracknell - 1 £225 -
Newbury - - - - 1
DTV
South East

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 38 (92.68%) Telecoms
2 37 (90.24%) Electronics
2 37 (90.24%) Finance
2 37 (90.24%) Manufacturing
2 37 (90.24%) Programme Management
2 37 (90.24%) SAP
2 37 (90.24%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (90.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 37 (90.24%) Marketing
2 37 (90.24%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (24.39%) HP
4 8 (19.51%) Project Management
4 8 (19.51%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (17.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (17.07%) Software Testing
5 7 (17.07%) ISEB
5 7 (17.07%) Java
6 6 (14.63%) SOAP
6 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
6 6 (14.63%) SOA
6 6 (14.63%) DNS
6 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.20%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (12.20%) CRM
7 5 (12.20%) Web Services
7 5 (12.20%) Oracle
7 5 (12.20%) J2EE
8 4 (9.76%) Ant

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) Commerce Server
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) Confluence
3 1 (2.44%) SAS
3 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.44%) SPSS
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 37 (90.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (7.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Force.com
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.44%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) DNS
2 4 (9.76%) Firewall
3 3 (7.32%) Wireshark
3 3 (7.32%) INAP
3 3 (7.32%) HTTP
4 2 (4.88%) SSL
4 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.88%) DHCP
4 2 (4.88%) GPRS
4 2 (4.88%) 3GPP
4 2 (4.88%) UMTS
4 2 (4.88%) 3G
4 2 (4.88%) SS7
4 2 (4.88%) IPv6
4 2 (4.88%) DAB
4 2 (4.88%) ISUP
4 2 (4.88%) 2G
4 2 (4.88%) Wireless
4 2 (4.88%) IPsec
4 2 (4.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.44%) Spotfire
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.44%) QlikView
2 1 (2.44%) SAP BI
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Ant
2 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.88%) Selenium
2 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) Hudson
3 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (2.44%) Gradle
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) TestNG
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.44%) JUnit
General
1 38 (92.68%) Telecoms
2 37 (90.24%) Electronics
2 37 (90.24%) Finance
2 37 (90.24%) Manufacturing
2 37 (90.24%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Analyst
2 6 (14.63%) Project Manager
2 6 (14.63%) Business Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Test Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Designer
4 3 (7.32%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Remedy Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (7.32%) Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Field Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Change Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Business Change Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Bid Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 2 (4.88%) OSS Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Business Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.44%) Clinical Coder
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) SOAP
2 5 (12.20%) Web Services
2 5 (12.20%) J2EE
3 4 (9.76%) .NET
4 3 (7.32%) RESTful
4 3 (7.32%) XML
5 2 (4.88%) Visualforce
6 1 (2.44%) REST
6 1 (2.44%) JSON
6 1 (2.44%) X-Windows
6 1 (2.44%) CPAN
6 1 (2.44%) WAP
6 1 (2.44%) WML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Over-the-Top Content
2 3 (7.32%) CMDB
3 2 (4.88%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.44%) Open Source
4 1 (2.44%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.44%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.44%) Streaming Media
4 1 (2.44%) IPTV
4 1 (2.44%) Wiki
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) MPEG
4 1 (2.44%) NHS
4 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.44%) Android
2 1 (2.44%) CentOS
2 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.44%) AIX
2 1 (2.44%) Solaris
2 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (90.24%) Programme Management
1 37 (90.24%) Business Intelligence
1 37 (90.24%) Digital Marketing
2 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.51%) Project Management
4 7 (17.07%) Software Testing
5 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
5 6 (14.63%) SOA
5 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.20%) CRM
7 4 (9.76%) Change Control
8 3 (7.32%) Analytics
8 3 (7.32%) Resource Management
8 3 (7.32%) Budget Control
8 3 (7.32%) ITSM
8 3 (7.32%) Validation
8 3 (7.32%) Migration
8 3 (7.32%) Service Management
8 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.32%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Java
2 2 (4.88%) Perl
2 2 (4.88%) Apex Code
2 2 (4.88%) Ruby
2 2 (4.88%) SOQL
2 2 (4.88%) SOSL
3 1 (2.44%) C-shell
3 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.44%) Korn
3 1 (2.44%) Groovy
3 1 (2.44%) VB
3 1 (2.44%) C
3 1 (2.44%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 7 (17.07%) ISEB
2 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.32%) PMP
2 3 (7.32%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Xen
2 1 (2.44%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.44%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) YUM
2 1 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (90.24%) SAP
2 10 (24.39%) HP
3 5 (12.20%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
4 4 (9.76%) Siebel
5 3 (7.32%) Remedy
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco
5 3 (7.32%) BMC
6 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 2 (4.88%) ATG
6 2 (4.88%) VMware
6 2 (4.88%) Google
6 2 (4.88%) hybris
6 2 (4.88%) F5
7 1 (2.44%) Tableau
7 1 (2.44%) Comptel
7 1 (2.44%) NetCracker
7 1 (2.44%) Dell
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.44%) Sun