The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term DTV 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 DTV over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 201 201 217
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Contract jobs citing DTV 14 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.063% 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 3
Average daily rate £450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £336 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £468 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.78%
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2174 1975 2667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 32.81% 31.30% 32.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1624 1461 1990
Average daily rate £500 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 55 81
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £135.00 £46.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
DTV
London

DTV
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

DTV Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DTV
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 DTV across the City of London region.

DTV Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

DTV
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DTV across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

DTV Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

DTV
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DTV across the City of London region.

DTV Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing DTV 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 DTV.

1 10 (55.56%) Finance
1 10 (55.56%) Marketing
2 9 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 9 (50.00%) Electronics
2 9 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 9 (50.00%) SAP
2 9 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (27.78%) IPTV
4 4 (22.22%) NHS
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) HTML5
5 3 (16.67%) Android
5 3 (16.67%) Video on Demand
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) CRM
5 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (16.67%) STB
6 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Banking
6 2 (11.11%) Retail
6 2 (11.11%) BBC
6 2 (11.11%) OpenTV
6 2 (11.11%) Streaming Video
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (11.11%) iDTV

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing DTV 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 DTV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
1 10 (55.56%) Marketing
2 9 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 9 (50.00%) Electronics
2 9 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Linux Support
2 2 (11.11%) Programme Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Web Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Project Planner
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Release Manager
3 1 (5.56%) NHS Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
1 4 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (11.11%) Middleware
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
3 1 (5.56%) MHP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) IPTV
2 4 (22.22%) NHS
3 3 (16.67%) Video on Demand
3 3 (16.67%) STB
4 2 (11.11%) BBC
4 2 (11.11%) Streaming Video
4 2 (11.11%) iDTV
4 2 (11.11%) FMCG
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.56%) MHEG
5 1 (5.56%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 9 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 9 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (16.67%) CRM
2 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (11.11%) Android Development
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) OOP
4 1 (5.56%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) DRM
4 1 (5.56%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) C
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) OpenTV
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) Cerner
4 1 (5.56%) CA