The 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 61 36 65
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +29
Contract jobs citing DTV 10 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.18% 2.85% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.43% 15.18% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £348
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-29.33% -16.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
184 112 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 21.80% 18.79% 19.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 73 99
Average daily rate £375 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £165 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 13
Average hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £39.40 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -39.65%

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 21 August 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 23 (88.46%) Electronics
2 22 (84.62%) SAP
2 22 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (84.62%) Telecoms
2 22 (84.62%) Finance
2 22 (84.62%) Manufacturing
2 22 (84.62%) Programme Management
2 22 (84.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 22 (84.62%) Marketing
2 22 (84.62%) Digital Marketing
3 14 (53.85%) CSS
4 12 (46.15%) Linux
4 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (42.31%) TDD
6 10 (38.46%) HTML
6 10 (38.46%) Scrum
7 9 (34.62%) Java
7 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
7 9 (34.62%) jQuery
8 8 (30.77%) SQL
8 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
9 7 (26.92%) C#
9 7 (26.92%) PHP
9 7 (26.92%) .NET
9 7 (26.92%) Python
10 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
10 6 (23.08%) Web Services
10 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
10 6 (23.08%) Spring
10 6 (23.08%) Ruby

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Mule
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (84.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) SaaS
2 4 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.85%) CheetahMail
3 1 (3.85%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) MySQL
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Maven
1 2 (7.69%) WATIR
1 2 (7.69%) Selenium
1 2 (7.69%) FitNesse
1 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (7.69%) WebDriver
1 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
1 2 (7.69%) Hudson
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (88.46%) Electronics
2 22 (84.62%) Telecoms
2 22 (84.62%) Finance
2 22 (84.62%) Manufacturing
2 22 (84.62%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) C++ Developer
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Database Developer
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) CSS
2 10 (38.46%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) jQuery
4 7 (26.92%) .NET
5 6 (23.08%) Web Services
5 6 (23.08%) Spring
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
7 4 (15.38%) LAMP
7 4 (15.38%) Servlets
7 4 (15.38%) JSON
7 4 (15.38%) RESTful
7 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (11.54%) XML
8 3 (11.54%) DOM
9 2 (7.69%) J2EE
9 2 (7.69%) HTML5
9 2 (7.69%) REST
9 2 (7.69%) Ajax
9 2 (7.69%) Java EE
9 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) IPTV
2 4 (15.38%) MPEG
3 3 (11.54%) Streaming Video
4 1 (3.85%) NHS
4 1 (3.85%) FMCG
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Fedora
2 5 (19.23%) CentOS
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) Programme Management
1 22 (84.62%) Digital Marketing
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) TDD
4 10 (38.46%) Scrum
5 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 4 (15.38%) MVC
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (7.69%) Kanban
9 2 (7.69%) BDD
9 2 (7.69%) Agile Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Web Testing
10 1 (3.85%) Campaign Management
10 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
10 1 (3.85%) Database Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Java
1 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) PHP
3 7 (26.92%) Python
4 6 (23.08%) Ruby
5 5 (19.23%) PHP5
5 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
6 3 (11.54%) C++
6 3 (11.54%) C
7 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.85%) Fortran
8 1 (3.85%) Pascal
8 1 (3.85%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) SAP
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Unica
3 1 (3.85%) Zend
3 1 (3.85%) SmartFocus
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss