The table below looks at the statistics for DRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DRM over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank 552 541 510
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -31
Contract jobs citing DRM 43 29 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.059% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.077% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 32
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £525 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £518 £450 £488
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DRM
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40103 37736 35030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.83% 76.45% 75.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 26527 23757 21722
Average daily rate £423 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1073 1093 1022
Average hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.79 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

DRM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DRM across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

DRM Jobs Demand Trend in England

DRM
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DRM Daily Rate Trend in England

DRM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DRM across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

DRM Daily Rate Histogram in England

DRM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

DRM Hourly Rate Trend in England

DRM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DRM within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +14 41 £463 +23.33% 5
Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 1
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
DRM
UK

DRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 32 (41.56%) Hyperion
2 31 (40.26%) Essbase
3 27 (35.06%) Finance
4 24 (31.17%) Oracle
5 21 (27.27%) Video on Demand
6 19 (24.68%) Hyperion Planning
7 16 (20.78%) SQL
7 16 (20.78%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (14.29%) VBA
8 11 (14.29%) IPTV
8 11 (14.29%) Hyperion Smart View
9 10 (12.99%) ETL
9 10 (12.99%) Internet
10 9 (11.69%) Management Information System
10 9 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (11.69%) E-Commerce
10 9 (11.69%) HTML
10 9 (11.69%) Web Services
11 8 (10.39%) SOAP
11 8 (10.39%) Java
11 8 (10.39%) Project Management
11 8 (10.39%) Telecoms
11 8 (10.39%) Ruby
12 7 (9.09%) Banking
12 7 (9.09%) STB
12 7 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (9.09%) Scrum
12 7 (9.09%) JavaScript
12 7 (9.09%) Linux

DRM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.19%) Mule
1 4 (5.19%) Mule ESB
2 3 (3.90%) CMS
3 2 (2.60%) Apache
4 1 (1.30%) LiveLink
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Office
2 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (24.68%) Hyperion Planning
2 5 (6.49%) HFM
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.99%) Internet
2 4 (5.19%) DVB
2 4 (5.19%) FTP
3 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.90%) Network Security
4 2 (2.60%) VPN
4 2 (2.60%) RIP
4 2 (2.60%) SNMP
4 2 (2.60%) Telnet
4 2 (2.60%) SSH
4 2 (2.60%) MPLS
4 2 (2.60%) OSPF
4 2 (2.60%) BGP
4 2 (2.60%) DOCSIS
5 1 (1.30%) RTSP
5 1 (1.30%) Firewall
5 1 (1.30%) HTTP
5 1 (1.30%) LDAP
5 1 (1.30%) Broadband
5 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (40.26%) Essbase
2 16 (20.78%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (14.29%) Hyperion Smart View
4 7 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (3.90%) EDRMS
6 2 (2.60%) MySQL
6 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Selenium
1 6 (7.79%) WebDriver
1 6 (7.79%) Cucumber
2 5 (6.49%) JIRA
3 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.90%) JMeter
5 2 (2.60%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.30%) Subversion
6 1 (1.30%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.30%) Calabash
6 1 (1.30%) eggPlant
6 1 (1.30%) Appium
General
1 27 (35.06%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.09%) Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Retail
4 3 (3.90%) Games
5 1 (1.30%) Legal
5 1 (1.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (24.68%) Developer
2 18 (23.38%) Architect
3 12 (15.58%) Analyst
4 11 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (14.29%) Hyperion Developer
5 10 (12.99%) Consultant
6 8 (10.39%) Hyperion Consultant
6 8 (10.39%) Test Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Essbase Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Financial Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Leader
9 4 (5.19%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Change Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Test Automation Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) iOS Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Essbase Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.69%) HTML
1 9 (11.69%) Web Services
2 8 (10.39%) SOAP
3 6 (7.79%) CSS
3 6 (7.79%) REST
4 4 (5.19%) FFmpeg
5 3 (3.90%) RESTful
5 3 (3.90%) XML
6 2 (2.60%) JSON
6 2 (2.60%) Silverlight
6 2 (2.60%) Gherkin
6 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.60%) PlayReady
7 1 (1.30%) HTML5
7 1 (1.30%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.30%) DOM
7 1 (1.30%) Middleware
7 1 (1.30%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.30%) Spring
7 1 (1.30%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.27%) Video on Demand
2 11 (14.29%) IPTV
3 9 (11.69%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.09%) STB
5 6 (7.79%) Data Integration
5 6 (7.79%) MPEG
6 5 (6.49%) Streaming Video
7 4 (5.19%) Wiki
7 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.90%) User Experience
8 3 (3.90%) E-Learning
8 3 (3.90%) DTV
9 2 (2.60%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (2.60%) Private Cloud
10 1 (1.30%) Chromecast
10 1 (1.30%) Apple TV
10 1 (1.30%) PlayStation
10 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.30%) PMI
10 1 (1.30%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Linux
2 6 (7.79%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.90%) Android
3 3 (3.90%) VMS
4 2 (2.60%) UNIX
4 2 (2.60%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.30%) Windows
5 1 (1.30%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.99%) ETL
2 9 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (11.69%) E-Commerce
3 8 (10.39%) Project Management
4 7 (9.09%) Scrum
4 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.79%) Data Management
5 6 (7.79%) Content Management
5 6 (7.79%) Test Automation
6 5 (6.49%) Kanban
6 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (6.49%) Waterfall
6 5 (6.49%) V-Model
6 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.49%) Asset Management
6 5 (6.49%) Workflow
6 5 (6.49%) Validation
6 5 (6.49%) CRM
7 4 (5.19%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.19%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.78%) SQL
2 11 (14.29%) VBA
3 8 (10.39%) Java
3 8 (10.39%) Ruby
4 7 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.19%) Jython
6 3 (3.90%) Apple Swift
6 3 (3.90%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.60%) PHP
8 1 (1.30%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) ISEB
2 5 (6.49%) ACCA
3 3 (3.90%) CIMA
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.30%) CISA
4 1 (1.30%) CISM
4 1 (1.30%) CISSP
4 1 (1.30%) PMP
4 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (41.56%) Hyperion
2 24 (31.17%) Oracle
3 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.49%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (5.19%) Apple
6 2 (2.60%) Tandberg
6 2 (2.60%) Tektronix
6 2 (2.60%) Broadcom
6 2 (2.60%) Adobe
7 1 (1.30%) HP
7 1 (1.30%) CA
7 1 (1.30%) Cisco
7 1 (1.30%) Informatica
7 1 (1.30%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.30%) Roku
7 1 (1.30%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.30%) Symantec
7 1 (1.30%) McAfee
7 1 (1.30%) Websense
7 1 (1.30%) OpenText
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