The table below looks at the statistics for DVB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DVB over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing DVB 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.48% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -2.94%
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Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 104 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.35% 21.27% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 19
Average daily rate £284 £325 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £198 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 19
Average hourly rate £20.50 £25.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.60% -21.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

DVB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

DVB Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

DVB
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

DVB Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

DVB
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

DVB Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

DVB
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MPEG
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) STB
1 1 (100.00%) IGMP
1 1 (100.00%) RTSP
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) IGMP
1 1 (100.00%) RTSP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) MPEG
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (100.00%) STB
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++