The table below looks at the statistics for DVB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DVB over the 3 months to 21 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 69 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing DVB 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.21% 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.80% 1.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£288 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £95.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
111 71 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.55% 11.29% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 36 52
Average daily rate £375 £278 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% +3.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £388 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 14
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -61.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £13.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £20.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.16%

DVB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

DVB Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

DVB
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

DVB Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

DVB
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

DVB Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

DVB
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing DVB 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 DVB.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) DOM
1 2 (100.00%) MPEG
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) DTV
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing DVB 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 DVB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) MPEG
1 2 (100.00%) DTV
1 2 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree