The first table below looks at the demand for DRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DRM over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank 141 - -
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 0.095% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £506 £500
% change year-on-year
-50.61% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.63 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2277 1543 2150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 72.22% 68.52% 68.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1291 851 1067
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 120 199
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
DRM
England

DRM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DRM across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing DRM 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 DRM.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) MPEG
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) CA
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) DTV
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) RTSP
1 3 (100.00%) Interactive TV
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) IPTV
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) DLNA
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

DRM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing DRM 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 DRM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) RTSP
1 3 (100.00%) DLNA
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) MPEG
1 3 (100.00%) DTV
1 3 (100.00%) Interactive TV
1 3 (100.00%) IPTV
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CA