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 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Television (Digital TV)
Rank 605 592 531
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -61
Contract jobs citing Digital TV 28 43 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.081% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.25% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 31 61
Median daily rate £361 £346 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.48% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £415 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £320 £363
% change year-on-year
+12.81% -11.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 -
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -
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
16942 17427 16800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.49% 32.89% 33.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11050 11167 10181
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 623 696 715
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.58 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% +8.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.08 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.92% +0.42%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +8 14 £475 +18.75% 4
South East +8 11 £361 -2.89% 1
North West - 2 £335 -
South West +5 1 £475 +47.28% 2
Digital TV
UK

Digital TV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 34 (55.74%) STB
2 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (40.98%) DVB
4 23 (37.70%) SQL
5 22 (36.07%) Telecoms
6 21 (34.43%) TDD
7 20 (32.79%) C
8 18 (29.51%) C++
9 16 (26.23%) Linux
9 16 (26.23%) Git (software)
10 14 (22.95%) Scrum
10 14 (22.95%) Python
10 14 (22.95%) MPEG
11 13 (21.31%) HTTP
11 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (21.31%) IPTV
11 13 (21.31%) NoSQL
11 13 (21.31%) REST
12 12 (19.67%) Node.js
12 12 (19.67%) HTML5
12 12 (19.67%) Degree
12 12 (19.67%) SOA
12 12 (19.67%) HTML
13 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
13 11 (18.03%) User Stories
14 9 (14.75%) Software Architecture
14 9 (14.75%) JIRA
14 9 (14.75%) OO
15 8 (13.11%) Internet
15 8 (13.11%) Broadband

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 7 (11.48%) Confluence
2 3 (4.92%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (40.98%) DVB
2 13 (21.31%) HTTP
3 8 (13.11%) Broadband
3 8 (13.11%) Internet
4 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.28%) BGP
5 2 (3.28%) DOCSIS
5 2 (3.28%) HbbTV
5 2 (3.28%) MPLS
5 2 (3.28%) OSPF
5 2 (3.28%) RIP
5 2 (3.28%) SNMP
5 2 (3.28%) SSH
5 2 (3.28%) Telnet
5 2 (3.28%) VPN
6 1 (1.64%) 802.11
6 1 (1.64%) DLNA
6 1 (1.64%) IGMP
6 1 (1.64%) Network Security
6 1 (1.64%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (26.23%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.75%) JIRA
3 5 (8.20%) ClearCase
4 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.28%) Subversion
6 1 (1.64%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.64%) Trac
General
1 22 (36.07%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.92%) Electronics
3 2 (3.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (22.95%) Software Engineer
2 13 (21.31%) Embedded Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Python Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Architect
5 7 (11.48%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Service Manager
5 7 (11.48%) Service Transition Manager
5 7 (11.48%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (11.48%) Transition Manager
6 6 (9.84%) Development Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Integration Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Software Development Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Digital Project Manager
9 3 (4.92%) DTV Project Manager
9 3 (4.92%) Embedded C Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) REST
2 12 (19.67%) HTML
2 12 (19.67%) HTML5
2 12 (19.67%) Node.js
3 8 (13.11%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (4.92%) WebKit
5 2 (3.28%) Middleware
5 2 (3.28%) OpenGL
5 2 (3.28%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.64%) 802.1X
6 1 (1.64%) JSON
6 1 (1.64%) OpenEmbedded
6 1 (1.64%) PlayReady
6 1 (1.64%) Qt
6 1 (1.64%) RESTful
6 1 (1.64%) Widevine
6 1 (1.64%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 34 (55.74%) STB
2 14 (22.95%) MPEG
3 13 (21.31%) IPTV
4 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
5 7 (11.48%) Video on Demand
6 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.92%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.64%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.64%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.64%) iDTV
7 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.64%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (1.64%) User Experience
7 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Linux
2 4 (6.56%) CentOS
2 4 (6.56%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.28%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (3.28%) Unix
4 1 (1.64%) Android
4 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (34.43%) TDD
3 14 (22.95%) Scrum
4 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (19.67%) SOA
6 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
6 11 (18.03%) User Stories
7 9 (14.75%) OO
7 9 (14.75%) Software Architecture
8 8 (13.11%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (13.11%) Multithreading
8 8 (13.11%) OOP
9 7 (11.48%) ITIL
9 7 (11.48%) Lean Six Sigma
9 7 (11.48%) Service Management
9 7 (11.48%) Six Sigma
9 7 (11.48%) System Testing
10 6 (9.84%) Automated Testing
10 6 (9.84%) DRM
10 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.70%) SQL
2 20 (32.79%) C
3 18 (29.51%) C++
4 14 (22.95%) Python
5 7 (11.48%) Embedded C
6 4 (6.56%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.56%) Perl
7 2 (3.28%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) ISO 9001
1 7 (11.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Docker
1 4 (6.56%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (6.56%) vSphere
2 1 (1.64%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (6.56%) SaltStack
2 3 (4.92%) HP
3 2 (3.28%) Adobe
3 2 (3.28%) Apple
3 2 (3.28%) Tektronix
4 1 (1.64%) CA
4 1 (1.64%) Conax
4 1 (1.64%) Huawei
4 1 (1.64%) Nagra
4 1 (1.64%) Verimatrix
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