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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank 191 219 224
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +5
Contract jobs citing DRM 6 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.096% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.13% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 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 £325 £486
% change year-on-year
- -33.16%
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
4517 5541 5855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.47% 76.39% 75.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3410 4083 4330
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 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 69 89
Average hourly rate £21.62 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.10 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.50 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DRM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

DRM Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

DRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 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 (55.56%) Video on Demand
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) Node.js
2 4 (44.44%) CSS3
2 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) HTTP
2 4 (44.44%) OAuth2
3 3 (33.33%) Hyperion
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (22.22%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) SSADM
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) ISO 9000
5 1 (11.11%) Essbase
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 (44.44%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (11.11%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Essbase
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Web Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Front-End Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Hyperion Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) HTML5
1 4 (44.44%) CSS3
1 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
1 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (44.44%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
1 1 (11.11%) SSADM
1 1 (11.11%) ERP
1 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Project Management
1 1 (11.11%) E-business
1 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
1 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
1 1 (11.11%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards