The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term DTV in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTV over the 3 months to 16 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 Birmingham 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 58 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing DTV 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% 0.39% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 2.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £350 £294 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.78%
Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
117 94 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.99% 18.11% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 54 45
Average daily rate £250 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £222 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 8
Average hourly rate £30.00 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £32.40 £19.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
DTV
West Midlands

DTV
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

DTV Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

DTV
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

DTV Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Couchbase
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Transition Manager
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP