The table below looks at the statistics for DRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DRM over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank 127 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DRM 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
DRM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1961 2182 2432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.78% 76.97% 79.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1116 1254 1493
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 166 146
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +35.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.50 £13.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

DRM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing DRM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DRM Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

DRM
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DRM across the East of England region.

DRM Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

DRM
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DRM across the East of England region.

DRM Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

DRM
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DRM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk - 2 - -
Essex - 1 £500 -
DRM
England

DRM
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DRM 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 East of England region with a requirement for DRM.

1 2 (66.67%) MPEG
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) CA
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) TeMIP
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Scalability Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Tektronix
1 2 (66.67%) Video on Demand
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
1 2 (66.67%) Widevine
1 2 (66.67%) PlayReady
1 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (66.67%) HEVC
1 2 (66.67%) Nagra
1 2 (66.67%) Multicast
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Essbase
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

DRM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Essbase
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Test Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HEVC
1 2 (66.67%) PlayReady
1 2 (66.67%) Widevine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) MPEG
1 2 (66.67%) Video on Demand
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (66.67%) Scalability Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CA
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Nagra
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
1 2 (66.67%) Tektronix
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle