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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 69 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing DVB 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.47% 0.23% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.28% 1.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £300 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
DVB
South West

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
122 116 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.44% 13.33% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 71 38
Average daily rate £350 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Broadband
1 4 (100.00%) MPEG
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DTV
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Video on Demand
1 4 (100.00%) IPTV
1 4 (100.00%) HbbTV
1 4 (100.00%) OIPF
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Media

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Broadband
1 4 (100.00%) HbbTV
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Python Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) DTV Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) DTV Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) DTV
1 4 (100.00%) IPTV
1 4 (100.00%) MPEG
1 4 (100.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) OIPF