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 August 2016 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 177 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DVB 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.028% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £415 £359
% change year-on-year
-13.25% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
DVB
London

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
548 741 809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.60% 13.55% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 544 516
Median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 28
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -13.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 20 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) STB
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Video on Demand
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Over-the-Top Content
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Virgin Media

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
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Broadcast Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Video On Demand Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
1 1 (100.00%) Over-the-Top Content
1 1 (100.00%) STB
1 1 (100.00%) Video on Demand
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%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Virgin Media