The table below looks at the statistics for DRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DRM over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank 194 223 219
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -4
Contract jobs citing DRM 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.085% 0.056% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.073% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £305 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4478 5509 5854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.07% 76.51% 75.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3363 4079 4310
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 71 93
Average hourly rate £21.88 £21.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.74% -31.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

DRM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DRM across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

DRM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DRM
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DRM across the City of London region.

DRM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

DRM
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing DRM 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 DRM.

1 5 (62.50%) Video on Demand
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) Node.js
2 4 (50.00%) CSS3
2 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (50.00%) OAuth2
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (37.50%) Hyperion
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI

DRM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing DRM 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 DRM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Hyperion Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
1 4 (50.00%) CSS3
1 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (50.00%) OAuth2
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Hyperion
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat