The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital TV in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital TV over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Television (Digital TV)
Rank 600 599 538
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -61
Contract jobs citing Digital TV 22 43 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.081% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.24% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 60
Median daily rate £450 £361 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.65% -0.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £343 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.24% -5.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
Digital TV
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16553 17649 17004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.34% 33.41% 32.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10768 11193 10429
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 593 749 745
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.68 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% +0.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.84 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.70 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

Digital TV
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Digital TV as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Digital TV Jobs Demand Trend in England

Digital TV
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Digital TV Daily Rate Trend in England

Digital TV
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital TV across the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Digital TV Daily Rate Histogram in England

Digital TV
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Digital TV Hourly Rate Trend in England

Digital TV
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital TV within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
London -4 16 £463 +15.62% 1
South East +2 5 £361 -
North West - 1 - -
Digital TV
UK

Digital TV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Digital TV 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 England region with a requirement for Digital TV.

1 38 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
1 38 (63.33%) STB
2 30 (50.00%) DVB
3 27 (45.00%) SQL
4 25 (41.67%) TDD
5 24 (40.00%) C
6 23 (38.33%) C++
7 20 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 18 (30.00%) Scrum
8 18 (30.00%) MPEG
9 17 (28.33%) HTTP
9 17 (28.33%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (28.33%) NoSQL
9 17 (28.33%) REST
10 16 (26.67%) Node.js
10 16 (26.67%) HTML5
10 16 (26.67%) HTML
10 16 (26.67%) Linux
10 16 (26.67%) SOA
10 16 (26.67%) Telecoms
11 14 (23.33%) Python
12 13 (21.67%) Degree
12 13 (21.67%) Software Architecture
12 13 (21.67%) User Stories
13 12 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
14 10 (16.67%) JIRA
14 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
15 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
15 9 (15.00%) Internet
15 9 (15.00%) Embedded C

Digital TV
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (13.33%) Confluence
2 3 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (50.00%) DVB
2 17 (28.33%) HTTP
3 9 (15.00%) Internet
4 8 (13.33%) Broadband
5 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.33%) 802.11
6 2 (3.33%) BGP
6 2 (3.33%) DHCP
6 2 (3.33%) DNS
6 2 (3.33%) DOCSIS
6 2 (3.33%) IPv4
6 2 (3.33%) IPv6
6 2 (3.33%) MPLS
6 2 (3.33%) OSPF
6 2 (3.33%) PPP
6 2 (3.33%) RIP
6 2 (3.33%) SNMP
6 2 (3.33%) SSH
6 2 (3.33%) Telnet
6 2 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.67%) JIRA
3 4 (6.67%) ClearCase
3 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.33%) Subversion
5 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.67%) Trac
General
1 16 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.00%) Electronics
3 2 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Software Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) Developer
2 12 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) Python Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Development Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Project Manager
4 7 (11.67%) Service Manager
4 7 (11.67%) Service Transition Manager
4 7 (11.67%) Transition Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Software Development Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Digital Project Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Test Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.00%) DTV Project Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Embedded C Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Embedded Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Audio Visual Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.33%) REST
2 16 (26.67%) HTML
2 16 (26.67%) HTML5
2 16 (26.67%) Node.js
3 8 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (6.67%) WebKit
5 2 (3.33%) 802.1X
5 2 (3.33%) OpenEmbedded
5 2 (3.33%) OpenGL
5 2 (3.33%) Silverlight
5 2 (3.33%) Yocto
6 1 (1.67%) JSON
6 1 (1.67%) Middleware
6 1 (1.67%) PlayReady
6 1 (1.67%) RESTful
6 1 (1.67%) Widevine
Miscellaneous
1 38 (63.33%) STB
2 18 (30.00%) MPEG
3 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (11.67%) IPTV
5 6 (10.00%) Video on Demand
6 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (5.00%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.67%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.67%) iDTV
7 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Linux
2 4 (6.67%) CentOS
2 4 (6.67%) Ubuntu
3 3 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.33%) Unix
5 1 (1.67%) Android
5 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (41.67%) TDD
3 18 (30.00%) Scrum
4 17 (28.33%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (26.67%) SOA
6 13 (21.67%) Software Architecture
6 13 (21.67%) User Stories
7 12 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 8 (13.33%) Multithreading
9 8 (13.33%) OO
9 8 (13.33%) OOP
10 7 (11.67%) ITIL
10 7 (11.67%) Lean Six Sigma
10 7 (11.67%) Service Management
10 7 (11.67%) Six Sigma
10 7 (11.67%) System Testing
11 6 (10.00%) Automated Testing
11 6 (10.00%) Project Planning
11 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.00%) SQL
2 24 (40.00%) C
3 23 (38.33%) C++
4 14 (23.33%) Python
5 9 (15.00%) Embedded C
6 6 (10.00%) Embedded C++
7 5 (8.33%) Perl
8 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) ISO 9001
1 7 (11.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Docker
1 4 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) SaltStack
2 3 (5.00%) HP
3 2 (3.33%) Adobe
3 2 (3.33%) Apple
3 2 (3.33%) CA
3 2 (3.33%) Conax
3 2 (3.33%) Nagra
3 2 (3.33%) Tektronix
3 2 (3.33%) Verimatrix