The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term DTV in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 Bristol 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 58 55 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing DTV 12 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.28% 0.47% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.45% 2.50% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Average daily rate £325 £271 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.81% -
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 £31.25 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-21.87% -15.78%
Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
142 120 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 15.15% 18.78% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 77 87
Average daily rate £350 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £493 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 20
Average hourly rate £17.53 £27.11 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.35% -15.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £12.14 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.95 £73.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
DTV
South West

DTV
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

DTV Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

DTV
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

DTV Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

DTV
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

DTV Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (66.67%) HTML
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) Electronics
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (50.00%) Marketing
3 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 6 (50.00%) SAP
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (41.67%) MPEG
4 5 (41.67%) IPTV
5 4 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (33.33%) Streaming Video
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) XML
5 4 (33.33%) DOM
5 4 (33.33%) C
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Internet
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (8.33%) Hudson
1 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (8.33%) WATIR
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
General
1 7 (58.33%) Electronics
2 6 (50.00%) Marketing
2 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) DOM
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) Spring
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) Java EE
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) MPEG
1 5 (41.67%) IPTV
2 4 (33.33%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Fedora
2 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Testing
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) C
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Pascal
5 1 (8.33%) Prolog
5 1 (8.33%) Fortran
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Zend