The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DTV in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTV over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 408 470 518
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +48
Contract jobs citing DTV 176 81 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.17% 0.090%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 0.53% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 69 36
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.41% +21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +13.33%
DTV
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
16360 15370 15738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.19% 32.16% 30.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10358 9810 9425
Average daily rate £420 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.20% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 687 603 763
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £22.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -15.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.34 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £41.50 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -15.76%

DTV
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DTV Jobs Demand Trend in England

DTV
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DTV Daily Rate Trend in England

DTV
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DTV across the England region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

DTV Daily Rate Histogram in England

DTV
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

DTV Hourly Rate Trend in England

DTV
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 DTV within the England region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
South East +46 78 £361 +0.06% 22
London +43 46 £410 +17.14% 20
South West -34 31 £375 +50.00% 20
North West -4 8 £305 - 4
West Midlands - 4 £351 - 3
North East - 4 £325 - 2
East Midlands +1 3 £423 - 1
Yorkshire -3 2 £350 +9.37% 7
East of England - - - - 4
DTV
UK

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing DTV 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 DTV.

1 290 (75.52%) Telecoms
2 263 (68.49%) Electronics
3 256 (66.67%) Marketing
4 252 (65.63%) Finance
5 249 (64.84%) Manufacturing
5 249 (64.84%) Programme Management
5 249 (64.84%) SAP
5 249 (64.84%) Business Intelligence
5 249 (64.84%) Digital Marketing
5 249 (64.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 77 (20.05%) Linux
7 69 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (16.15%) Software Engineering
9 58 (15.10%) STB
10 55 (14.32%) DVB
10 55 (14.32%) SQL
11 54 (14.06%) C
11 54 (14.06%) Java
12 49 (12.76%) JavaScript
12 49 (12.76%) HTML
13 40 (10.42%) CSS
14 39 (10.16%) Scrum
15 38 (9.90%) ClearCase
16 36 (9.38%) .NET
17 35 (9.11%) POSIX
18 34 (8.85%) NHS
18 34 (8.85%) TDD
19 33 (8.59%) C#
19 33 (8.59%) Web Services
20 32 (8.33%) SQL Server

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing DTV 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 DTV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.56%) JBoss
3 6 (1.56%) Confluence
4 5 (1.30%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.30%) SAS
5 4 (1.04%) IIS
5 4 (1.04%) Apache
5 4 (1.04%) Mule
6 3 (0.78%) Commerce Server
6 3 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.78%) CMS
7 2 (0.52%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.26%) WildFly
8 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.30%) MS Office
3 4 (1.04%) AutoCAD
3 4 (1.04%) MS Project
4 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.26%) SPSS
5 1 (0.26%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 249 (64.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.26%) SmartPlant
3 1 (0.26%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.26%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.56%) SaaS
4 5 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.26%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.26%) PaaS
6 1 (0.26%) Force.com
6 1 (0.26%) CheetahMail
6 1 (0.26%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 55 (14.32%) DVB
2 26 (6.77%) Internet
3 19 (4.95%) Broadband
4 9 (2.34%) LAN
4 9 (2.34%) WAN
5 7 (1.82%) HTTP
6 6 (1.56%) MPLS
7 5 (1.30%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.30%) DNS
7 5 (1.30%) UMTS
8 4 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (1.04%) GSM
8 4 (1.04%) LTE
9 3 (0.78%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.78%) UPnP
9 3 (0.78%) IPv6
9 3 (0.78%) INAP
9 3 (0.78%) Wireless
9 3 (0.78%) Firewall
10 2 (0.52%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.69%) MySQL
3 14 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.56%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.56%) Big Data
6 6 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.30%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.30%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.04%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.78%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (0.78%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 38 (9.90%) ClearCase
2 17 (4.43%) Selenium
3 16 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 12 (3.13%) Subversion
5 11 (2.86%) JUnit
5 11 (2.86%) JIRA
6 7 (1.82%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.30%) WebDriver
7 5 (1.30%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.30%) Maven
7 5 (1.30%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.52%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.52%) Xcode
9 2 (0.52%) Toad
9 2 (0.52%) Ant
9 2 (0.52%) WATIR
9 2 (0.52%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.52%) Trac
9 2 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 290 (75.52%) Telecoms
2 263 (68.49%) Electronics
3 256 (66.67%) Marketing
4 252 (65.63%) Finance
5 249 (64.84%) Manufacturing
6 18 (4.69%) Retail
7 6 (1.56%) Banking
8 4 (1.04%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.78%) Billing
9 3 (0.78%) Advertising
9 3 (0.78%) Legal
10 2 (0.52%) Games
10 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.26%) Automotive
11 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 115 (29.95%) Developer
2 56 (14.58%) Analyst
3 43 (11.20%) Software Engineer
4 35 (9.11%) Project Manager
5 31 (8.07%) Business Analyst
6 24 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 21 (5.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 20 (5.21%) Service Manager
9 19 (4.95%) Architect
10 18 (4.69%) Software Developer
11 16 (4.17%) Transition Manager
11 16 (4.17%) Service Transition Manager
12 12 (3.13%) .NET Developer
12 12 (3.13%) Test Engineer
12 12 (3.13%) SQL Developer
12 12 (3.13%) Consultant
13 9 (2.34%) Designer
13 9 (2.34%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (2.34%) Senior Developer
13 9 (2.34%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (12.76%) HTML
2 40 (10.42%) CSS
3 36 (9.38%) .NET
4 35 (9.11%) POSIX
5 33 (8.59%) Web Services
6 26 (6.77%) jQuery
7 24 (6.25%) XML
8 20 (5.21%) ASP.NET
8 20 (5.21%) HTML5
9 19 (4.95%) J2EE
10 17 (4.43%) Spring
11 13 (3.39%) Middleware
12 12 (3.13%) JSON
13 10 (2.60%) RESTful
13 10 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (2.34%) AngularJS
14 9 (2.34%) SOAP
14 9 (2.34%) Spring MVC
15 8 (2.08%) WCF
15 8 (2.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 58 (15.10%) STB
2 34 (8.85%) NHS
3 25 (6.51%) IPTV
4 22 (5.73%) Video on Demand
5 15 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (3.39%) MPEG
7 10 (2.60%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.60%) Embedded Systems
8 8 (2.08%) Informatics
9 7 (1.82%) Interactive TV
9 7 (1.82%) Streaming Video
10 5 (1.30%) Open Source
10 5 (1.30%) FMCG
10 5 (1.30%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.30%) Physics
11 4 (1.04%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.04%) User Experience
11 4 (1.04%) Over-the-Top Content
11 4 (1.04%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.04%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 77 (20.05%) Linux
2 18 (4.69%) UNIX
3 16 (4.17%) Windows
4 13 (3.39%) Android
5 7 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.82%) CentOS
5 7 (1.82%) Fedora
6 4 (1.04%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.52%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.26%) Solaris
9 1 (0.26%) VMS
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (64.84%) Programme Management
1 249 (64.84%) Business Intelligence
1 249 (64.84%) Digital Marketing
2 69 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (16.15%) Software Engineering
4 39 (10.16%) Scrum
5 34 (8.85%) TDD
6 28 (7.29%) ITIL
7 27 (7.03%) UML
8 26 (6.77%) Project Management
9 23 (5.99%) Software Architecture
10 21 (5.47%) E-Commerce
10 21 (5.47%) MVC
11 20 (5.21%) Service Management
11 20 (5.21%) BDD
12 19 (4.95%) PRINCE2
12 19 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (4.69%) OO
14 16 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (3.65%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (14.32%) SQL
2 54 (14.06%) C
2 54 (14.06%) Java
3 49 (12.76%) JavaScript
4 33 (8.59%) C#
5 26 (6.77%) Python
5 26 (6.77%) C++
6 19 (4.95%) PHP
7 14 (3.65%) Ruby
8 12 (3.13%) PL/SQL
8 12 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 9 (2.34%) Perl
9 9 (2.34%) Embedded C
10 7 (1.82%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.56%) PHP5
12 4 (1.04%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.78%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.78%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.78%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.52%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 15 (3.91%) Degree
2 14 (3.65%) ISEB
3 7 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (1.30%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.04%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.78%) PMP
6 3 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.52%) MCSE
7 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.26%) APMP
8 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.26%) HND
8 1 (0.26%) MCP
8 1 (0.26%) PhD
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (3.13%) ISO 9001
3 9 (2.34%) QA
4 3 (0.78%) SLA
5 2 (0.52%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.52%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) NDS
2 1 (0.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.30%) Puppet
2 5 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.52%) SCOM
4 1 (0.26%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 249 (64.84%) SAP
2 26 (6.77%) Oracle
3 13 (3.39%) Microsoft
4 12 (3.13%) HP
5 8 (2.08%) hybris
6 7 (1.82%) Cisco
6 7 (1.82%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.04%) Perforce
7 4 (1.04%) Google
8 3 (0.78%) Cognos
8 3 (0.78%) IBM
8 3 (0.78%) BMC
8 3 (0.78%) Remedy
8 3 (0.78%) ATG
9 2 (0.52%) Symantec
9 2 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.52%) Siebel
9 2 (0.52%) Wind River
9 2 (0.52%) F5
10 1 (0.26%) Tableau
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