The table below looks at the statistics for DVB 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 DVB over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank - - 122
Contract jobs citing DVB 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-10.58% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
494 471 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.33% 15.39% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 249 126
Average daily rate £335 £338 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.74% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £425 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 71 44
Average hourly rate £21.53 £25.25 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +16.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.55 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

DVB
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DVB across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DVB Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

DVB
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 DVB across the East of England region.

DVB Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

DVB
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 DVB across the East of England region.

DVB Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

DVB
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing DVB 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 DVB.

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) MPEG
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) DTV
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) VHDL
1 1 (50.00%) Verilog
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) STB
1 1 (50.00%) IGMP
1 1 (50.00%) RTSP
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) IPTV
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Video Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing DVB 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 DVB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) IGMP
1 1 (50.00%) RTSP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) FPGA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) MPEG
1 1 (50.00%) DTV
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (50.00%) VHDL
1 1 (50.00%) Verilog
1 1 (50.00%) STB
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) IPTV
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Video Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware