The 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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 182 190 198
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing DTV 13 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.65% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 8
Average daily rate
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£413 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £219 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £610 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £22.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+73.33% -43.75%
DTV
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1987 2299 2430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.11% 38.52% 37.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1559 1763 1817
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 57
Average hourly rate £22.83 £21.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.71% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £12.85 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £47.36 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.67
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -0.76%

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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015, 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 24 (92.31%) SAP
1 24 (92.31%) Business Intelligence
1 24 (92.31%) Programme Management
1 24 (92.31%) Electronics
1 24 (92.31%) Telecoms
1 24 (92.31%) Finance
1 24 (92.31%) Manufacturing
1 24 (92.31%) Digital Marketing
1 24 (92.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 24 (92.31%) Marketing
2 8 (30.77%) NHS
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 4 (15.38%) IIS
4 4 (15.38%) C#
4 4 (15.38%) .NET
4 4 (15.38%) Windows
4 4 (15.38%) Web Services
4 4 (15.38%) XML
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) DNS
5 3 (11.54%) Firewall
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 3 (11.54%) FTP
5 3 (11.54%) HTML
5 3 (11.54%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.69%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 4 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Mule
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 24 (92.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) FTP
3 2 (7.69%) HTTP
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) Multicast
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) Intranet
4 1 (3.85%) OSPF
4 1 (3.85%) BGP
4 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQLPlus
2 1 (3.85%) SAP BI
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) Spotfire
2 1 (3.85%) QlikView
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.85%) TestLink
2 1 (3.85%) JUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) TestNG
2 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (92.31%) Electronics
1 24 (92.31%) Telecoms
1 24 (92.31%) Finance
1 24 (92.31%) Manufacturing
1 24 (92.31%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.85%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Web Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Data Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Software Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Team Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Manager
5 1 (3.85%) NHS Information Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) CMS Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) UX Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Clinical Coder
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
1 4 (15.38%) XML
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) SOAP
4 1 (3.85%) XSD
4 1 (3.85%) XSLT
4 1 (3.85%) XHTML
4 1 (3.85%) Spring
4 1 (3.85%) Ajax
4 1 (3.85%) WCF
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) RESTful
4 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) NHS
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) W3C
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) PACS
3 1 (3.85%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Business Intelligence
1 24 (92.31%) Programme Management
1 24 (92.31%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) TDD
3 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.69%) Document Management
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) OOP
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Security Management
5 1 (3.85%) MVC
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) C#
2 3 (11.54%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) Scala
4 1 (3.85%) R
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) Blue Coat
3 2 (7.69%) Sourcefire
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) Juniper
3 2 (7.69%) Cerner
3 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 2 (7.69%) Websense
3 2 (7.69%) Adobe
3 2 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (3.85%) Tableau
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) OpenText
4 1 (3.85%) RedDot
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.85%) Sitecore