The table below looks at the statistics for DVB skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DVB over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
London / City of London
Rank - 150 -
Contract jobs citing DVB 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.031% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £48.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-69.23% +21.87%

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
354 354 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.14% 11.06% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 250 502
Median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +60.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £25.78 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.24 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

DVB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing DVB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DVB Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DVB
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 DVB across the City of London region.

DVB Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

DVB
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 DVB across the City of London region.

DVB Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

DVB
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DVB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for DVB.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) STB
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (100.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby