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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank 533 539 531
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing DRM 45 30 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.062% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.084% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 33
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £543 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +50.00%
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
38925 35924 38359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.49% 74.48% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 24714 22629 22625
Average daily rate £413 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 1022 1412
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% -11.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +29 34 £413 +3.12% 6
South East +12 12 £325 -27.77% 1
South West - - - - 5
East of England - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
Midlands - - - -
DRM
UK

DRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 20 (30.30%) Hyperion
2 17 (25.76%) Oracle
3 16 (24.24%) Finance
3 16 (24.24%) HFM
3 16 (24.24%) Video on Demand
4 14 (21.21%) Windows
5 12 (18.18%) Linux
6 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (16.67%) Android
6 11 (16.67%) IPTV
7 10 (15.15%) Web Services
7 10 (15.15%) SQL
8 9 (13.64%) Android Development
9 8 (12.12%) ActionScript
9 8 (12.12%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (12.12%) Content Management
9 8 (12.12%) Essbase
10 7 (10.61%) Migration
10 7 (10.61%) Workflow
10 7 (10.61%) Cryptography
10 7 (10.61%) STB
10 7 (10.61%) Oracle Financials
10 7 (10.61%) HTML
10 7 (10.61%) CSS
11 6 (9.09%) HTTP
11 6 (9.09%) PHP
11 6 (9.09%) .NET
11 6 (9.09%) Multimedia
11 6 (9.09%) Multithreading
11 6 (9.09%) AngularJS

DRM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (6.06%) Node.js
2 3 (4.55%) CMS
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (24.24%) HFM
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (4.55%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (3.03%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) HTTP
2 3 (4.55%) DLNA
2 3 (4.55%) 2G
3 2 (3.03%) Internet
3 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.03%) DVB
3 2 (3.03%) RTCP
3 2 (3.03%) RTP
3 2 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.03%) UPnP
4 1 (1.52%) RTSP
4 1 (1.52%) Firewall
4 1 (1.52%) WAN
4 1 (1.52%) FTP
4 1 (1.52%) Broadband
4 1 (1.52%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle Reports
1 8 (12.12%) Essbase
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.52%) Hyperion Smart View
4 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.03%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.52%) Selenium
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Multimedia
3 4 (6.06%) Electronics
3 4 (6.06%) Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Games
5 1 (1.52%) Billing
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (42.42%) Developer
2 16 (24.24%) Consultant
3 15 (22.73%) Hyperion Consultant
4 8 (12.12%) Android Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Web Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Architect
6 5 (7.58%) HFM Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) PHP Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (3.03%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (3.03%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Programmer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) Web Services
2 7 (10.61%) HTML
2 7 (10.61%) CSS
3 6 (9.09%) .NET
3 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 5 (7.58%) RESTful
5 4 (6.06%) Middleware
5 4 (6.06%) LAMP
5 4 (6.06%) HTML5
5 4 (6.06%) CSS3
5 4 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (6.06%) OAuth2
6 3 (4.55%) JSON
6 3 (4.55%) J2EE
6 3 (4.55%) SOAP
7 2 (3.03%) SyncML
7 2 (3.03%) DOM
7 2 (3.03%) Silverlight
7 2 (3.03%) jQuery
7 2 (3.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Video on Demand
2 11 (16.67%) IPTV
3 7 (10.61%) Cryptography
3 7 (10.61%) STB
4 5 (7.58%) Over-the-Top Content
4 5 (7.58%) Streaming Video
4 5 (7.58%) DTV
5 4 (6.06%) MPEG
5 4 (6.06%) User Experience
6 3 (4.55%) Social Media
6 3 (4.55%) iPhone
6 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.55%) Blackberry
7 2 (3.03%) GIS
7 2 (3.03%) Tandem
7 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
7 2 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Windows
2 12 (18.18%) Linux
3 11 (16.67%) Android
4 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.64%) Android Development
3 8 (12.12%) Content Management
4 7 (10.61%) Migration
4 7 (10.61%) Workflow
5 6 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
6 5 (7.58%) TDD
7 3 (4.55%) Analytics
7 3 (4.55%) Business Development
7 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.55%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.55%) OOP
7 3 (4.55%) Project Management
8 2 (3.03%) SOA
8 2 (3.03%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.03%) SEO
8 2 (3.03%) Scrum
8 2 (3.03%) Data Security
8 2 (3.03%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) SQL
2 8 (12.12%) ActionScript
3 6 (9.09%) PHP
4 5 (7.58%) C
4 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.06%) C#
6 2 (3.03%) C++
6 2 (3.03%) Java
6 2 (3.03%) Python
6 2 (3.03%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.52%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 1 (1.52%) Degree
1 1 (1.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) Hyperion
2 17 (25.76%) Oracle
3 3 (4.55%) Adobe
4 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.03%) ESRI
4 2 (3.03%) Omniture
4 2 (3.03%) DoubleClick
5 1 (1.52%) Google
5 1 (1.52%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.52%) VMware
5 1 (1.52%) Symbian
5 1 (1.52%) JBoss
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.52%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) CA
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