The table below looks at the statistics for DRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DRM over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank 583 546 574
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +28
Contract jobs citing DRM 30 59 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.12% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.074% 0.15% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 8
Median daily rate £494 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.13% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £385 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £625 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £550 £250
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +120.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £62.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -73.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.50 -
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
40423 39105 37846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.09% 79.40% 77.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 27171 25311 24283
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £576 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 899 1103 1146
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.88 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

DRM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing DRM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DRM within the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 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 -17 23 £500 -16.66% 5
North West -16 4 £513 -
Yorkshire -1 1 £400 -5.88% 1
South East -23 1 £425 -22.72%
South West - 1 £475 -
DRM
UK

DRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DRM 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 DRM.

1 22 (34.38%) Video on Demand
2 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
4 16 (25.00%) SOA
4 16 (25.00%) Oracle
5 15 (23.44%) Active Directory
6 13 (20.31%) Java
6 13 (20.31%) Workflow
6 13 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (18.75%) Finance
8 11 (17.19%) IPTV
9 10 (15.63%) Web Services
9 10 (15.63%) MySQL
10 9 (14.06%) Scrum
10 9 (14.06%) VMware
10 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (12.50%) PKI
11 8 (12.50%) Release Management
11 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
11 8 (12.50%) Remedy
11 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
12 7 (10.94%) MS Exchange
12 7 (10.94%) Data Modelling
12 7 (10.94%) SAP
12 7 (10.94%) Hyperion
12 7 (10.94%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (10.94%) ERwin
12 7 (10.94%) Star Schema
12 7 (10.94%) ETL

DRM
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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.94%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.94%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.69%) CMS
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
2 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (10.94%) HFM
2 7 (10.94%) SAP MDM
3 4 (6.25%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.94%) Amazon Kinesis
2 7 (10.94%) Amazon S3
2 7 (10.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 7 (10.94%) Veeva
3 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) Skype
2 6 (9.38%) LDAP
3 5 (7.81%) S/MIME
4 4 (6.25%) DVB
4 4 (6.25%) WAN
5 3 (4.69%) DLNA
5 3 (4.69%) Multicast
5 3 (4.69%) Unicast
5 3 (4.69%) UPnP
6 2 (3.13%) Internet
6 2 (3.13%) SSH
7 1 (1.56%) BGP
7 1 (1.56%) DOCSIS
7 1 (1.56%) MPLS
7 1 (1.56%) OSPF
7 1 (1.56%) RIP
7 1 (1.56%) SAN
7 1 (1.56%) SNMP
7 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.56%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) MySQL
2 7 (10.94%) Amazon Redshift
2 7 (10.94%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (10.94%) Star Schema
3 5 (7.81%) Hyperion Smart View
4 4 (6.25%) Essbase
5 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.56%) Riak
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) ERwin
1 7 (10.94%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.56%) JIRA
3 1 (1.56%) Maven
3 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Multimedia
2 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.13%) Publishing
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Billing
4 1 (1.56%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Architect
2 12 (18.75%) Developer
2 12 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (10.94%) Designer
3 7 (10.94%) ETL Developer
3 7 (10.94%) Senior Developer
3 7 (10.94%) Senior ETL Developer
3 7 (10.94%) Solutions Designer
4 6 (9.38%) Consultant
5 5 (7.81%) Product Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Broadcast Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Security Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Broadcast Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Embedded Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Talend Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.63%) Web Services
2 4 (6.25%) HTML
3 2 (3.13%) CSS
3 2 (3.13%) DOM
3 2 (3.13%) GStreamer
3 2 (3.13%) HTML5
3 2 (3.13%) LAMP
3 2 (3.13%) OpenGL
3 2 (3.13%) OpenGL ES
3 2 (3.13%) PlayReady
3 2 (3.13%) QML
3 2 (3.13%) Qt
3 2 (3.13%) Silverlight
3 2 (3.13%) Symfony
3 2 (3.13%) WebKit
3 2 (3.13%) Widevine
4 1 (1.56%) OpenID
4 1 (1.56%) REST
4 1 (1.56%) RESTful
4 1 (1.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.38%) Video on Demand
2 11 (17.19%) IPTV
3 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (12.50%) PKI
4 7 (10.94%) Data Integration
4 7 (10.94%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (9.38%) BBC
5 6 (9.38%) DTV
6 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
6 5 (7.81%) STB
7 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (6.25%) Streaming Video
8 3 (4.69%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (3.13%) MHEG
9 2 (3.13%) User Experience
10 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.56%) Cryptography
10 1 (1.56%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Linux
2 3 (4.69%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.13%) Unix
4 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.00%) SOA
3 13 (20.31%) Workflow
4 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (14.06%) Scrum
5 8 (12.50%) Release Management
6 7 (10.94%) Automated Testing
6 7 (10.94%) Data Modelling
6 7 (10.94%) ETL
6 7 (10.94%) Identity Management
6 7 (10.94%) Mentoring
6 7 (10.94%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (9.38%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (7.81%) Data Reconciliation
9 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (4.69%) Data Security
10 3 (4.69%) Migration
10 3 (4.69%) Project Management
10 3 (4.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.31%) Java
2 3 (4.69%) C
2 3 (4.69%) C++
2 3 (4.69%) SQL
3 2 (3.13%) AWK
3 2 (3.13%) C#
3 2 (3.13%) Embedded C
3 2 (3.13%) Embedded C++
3 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.13%) PHP
3 2 (3.13%) sed
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
1 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) CCNA
4 1 (1.56%) CCSA
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.56%) CISM
4 1 (1.56%) CISSP
4 1 (1.56%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (23.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.94%) Docker
2 7 (10.94%) Hyper-V
2 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 16 (25.00%) Oracle
3 9 (14.06%) VMware
4 8 (12.50%) Remedy
5 7 (10.94%) Concur
5 7 (10.94%) Hyperion
5 7 (10.94%) Infor
5 7 (10.94%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (10.94%) SAP
5 7 (10.94%) Talend
6 3 (4.69%) Adobe
7 2 (3.13%) Google
7 2 (3.13%) Percona
8 1 (1.56%) Apple
8 1 (1.56%) DoubleClick
8 1 (1.56%) Isilon
8 1 (1.56%) Tektronix
London
Bluestone Resourcing
Rate: Market
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £580 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates +
Posted: 4 days ago