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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank 532 490 490
Rank change year-on-year
-42 0
Contract jobs citing DRM 25 49 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.11% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.071% 0.15% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 17
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£355 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £480 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 0
Average hourly rate £45.50 £15.38 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+195.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £15.38 -
% change year-on-year
+195.93% -
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
35083 32902 29513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.54% 74.81% 72.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22853 20351 17832
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 935 1039 1211
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -10.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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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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 -27 16 £355 +3.27% 10
South West - 2 £350 -
South East -12 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
North East - - - -
DRM
UK

DRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (27.87%) Windows
1 17 (27.87%) Hyperion
1 17 (27.87%) Finance
2 15 (24.59%) C++
3 13 (21.31%) Linux
3 13 (21.31%) Oracle
3 13 (21.31%) Essbase
3 13 (21.31%) Video on Demand
4 10 (16.39%) HFM
4 10 (16.39%) .NET
5 9 (14.75%) C
5 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.75%) RESTful
5 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
6 8 (13.11%) Scrum
6 8 (13.11%) C#
6 8 (13.11%) SQL
7 7 (11.48%) PHP
7 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
7 7 (11.48%) IPTV
8 6 (9.84%) JSON
8 6 (9.84%) HTTP
8 6 (9.84%) XML
8 6 (9.84%) Project Management
8 6 (9.84%) Electronics
8 6 (9.84%) Asset Management
9 5 (8.20%) STB
9 5 (8.20%) LAMP
9 5 (8.20%) Web Services

DRM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (8.20%) IIS
2 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (16.39%) HFM
2 5 (8.20%) Hyperion Planning
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (3.28%) Radian6
4 2 (3.28%) SiteCatalyst
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) HTTP
2 5 (8.20%) HTTPS
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (6.56%) Network Security
3 4 (6.56%) DVB
4 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.92%) DLNA
5 2 (3.28%) Internet
6 1 (1.64%) UPnP
6 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.64%) Broadband
6 1 (1.64%) FTP
6 1 (1.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) Essbase
2 4 (6.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.92%) Hyperion Smart View
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Selenium
1 5 (8.20%) Fiddler
1 5 (8.20%) Cucumber
1 5 (8.20%) WebDriver
1 5 (8.20%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (27.87%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Electronics
3 4 (6.56%) Marketing
3 4 (6.56%) Multimedia
4 3 (4.92%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Games
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) Developer
2 11 (18.03%) Consultant
3 8 (13.11%) Hyperion Consultant
3 8 (13.11%) Architect
4 6 (9.84%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (9.84%) PHP Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) C++ Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Security Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) HFM Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Security Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) .NET
2 9 (14.75%) RESTful
3 6 (9.84%) JSON
3 6 (9.84%) XML
4 5 (8.20%) LAMP
4 5 (8.20%) Web Services
4 5 (8.20%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.56%) Middleware
5 4 (6.56%) SOAP
6 3 (4.92%) REST
7 2 (3.28%) JNI
8 1 (1.64%) CSS
8 1 (1.64%) HTML
8 1 (1.64%) XML Schema
8 1 (1.64%) Core Animation
8 1 (1.64%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Video on Demand
2 7 (11.48%) IPTV
3 5 (8.20%) STB
3 5 (8.20%) MPEG
3 5 (8.20%) Open Source
4 3 (4.92%) Streaming Video
4 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.92%) DTV
4 3 (4.92%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (3.28%) Social Media
5 2 (3.28%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.28%) Tandem
6 1 (1.64%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.64%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.64%) iDTV
6 1 (1.64%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.64%) Animation
6 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Windows
2 13 (21.31%) Linux
3 4 (6.56%) Android
4 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.64%) UNIX
5 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
2 8 (13.11%) Scrum
3 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (9.84%) Project Management
4 6 (9.84%) Asset Management
5 5 (8.20%) DSDM
5 5 (8.20%) Performance Testing
5 5 (8.20%) Security Testing
5 5 (8.20%) Software Testing
5 5 (8.20%) V-Model
5 5 (8.20%) Waterfall
5 5 (8.20%) BDD
5 5 (8.20%) Test Automation
6 4 (6.56%) Migration
6 4 (6.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (4.92%) Workflow
7 3 (4.92%) Data Management
7 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.92%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) C++
2 9 (14.75%) C
3 8 (13.11%) C#
3 8 (13.11%) SQL
4 7 (11.48%) PHP
5 4 (6.56%) Java
6 3 (4.92%) Python
6 3 (4.92%) Perl
6 3 (4.92%) ActionScript
7 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.28%) Embedded C++
7 2 (3.28%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.64%) VBScript
8 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) ACCA
3 1 (1.64%) CIMA
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.64%) Basel II
2 1 (1.64%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Hyperion
2 13 (21.31%) Oracle
3 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.56%) Adobe
4 4 (6.56%) Cisco
5 3 (4.92%) JD Edwards
6 2 (3.28%) Sysomos
6 2 (3.28%) Omniture
6 2 (3.28%) DoubleClick
6 2 (3.28%) IBM
7 1 (1.64%) SAP
7 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.64%) Symbian
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