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 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 Television (DTV)
Rank 380 482 512
Rank change year-on-year
+102 +30
Contract jobs citing DTV 213 87 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 0.57% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 70 43
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£363 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £396 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.55 £30.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £45.65 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -16.66%
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
16171 15218 16173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.95% 31.55% 30.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9949 9558 9540
Average daily rate £413 £420 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 681 614 799
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

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 19 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DTV across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

DTV Hourly Rate Histogram 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 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East +90 100 £363 +0.41% 9
London +44 59 £400 +14.28% 19
South West -51 28 £335 +34.00% 14
North West +7 14 £325 - 5
East Midlands +6 4 £375 - 1
North East - 3 £375 -
West Midlands - 3 £338 - 3
Yorkshire +1 2 £250 -21.87%
East of England - - - - 3
DTV
UK

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 316 (74.00%) Telecoms
2 295 (69.09%) Electronics
3 285 (66.74%) Marketing
4 279 (65.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 279 (65.34%) Digital Marketing
4 279 (65.34%) Programme Management
4 279 (65.34%) Finance
4 279 (65.34%) Manufacturing
4 279 (65.34%) SAP
4 279 (65.34%) Business Intelligence
5 89 (20.84%) Linux
6 82 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (14.99%) C
7 64 (14.99%) SQL
8 62 (14.52%) STB
8 62 (14.52%) Software Engineering
9 56 (13.11%) DVB
9 56 (13.11%) Java
10 52 (12.18%) HTML
11 51 (11.94%) JavaScript
12 50 (11.71%) .NET
13 48 (11.24%) SQL Server
14 42 (9.84%) NHS
14 42 (9.84%) CSS
14 42 (9.84%) ClearCase
15 41 (9.60%) C#
16 40 (9.37%) TDD
16 40 (9.37%) Scrum
17 39 (9.13%) POSIX
18 38 (8.90%) Web Services

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (3.04%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.58%) Tomcat
3 7 (1.64%) Confluence
4 6 (1.41%) IIS
5 5 (1.17%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.17%) SAS
6 4 (0.94%) Mule
7 3 (0.70%) Commerce Server
7 3 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.47%) Apache
8 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.47%) CMS
8 2 (0.47%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.23%) Lync
9 1 (0.23%) Node.js
9 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (2.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.41%) MS Project
2 6 (1.41%) MS Office
3 5 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.94%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.23%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 279 (65.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) SmartPlant
4 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.23%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.23%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.41%) SaaS
2 6 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.47%) Force.com
6 1 (0.23%) CheetahMail
6 1 (0.23%) Pure360
6 1 (0.23%) Office 365
6 1 (0.23%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 56 (13.11%) DVB
2 16 (3.75%) Internet
3 12 (2.81%) LAN
3 12 (2.81%) WAN
4 11 (2.58%) Broadband
5 6 (1.41%) DNS
5 6 (1.41%) HTTP
5 6 (1.41%) MPLS
6 4 (0.94%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.94%) Firewall
7 3 (0.70%) DLNA
7 3 (0.70%) UPnP
7 3 (0.70%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.70%) Wireless
7 3 (0.70%) INAP
7 3 (0.70%) 3G
7 3 (0.70%) UMTS
7 3 (0.70%) VoIP
7 3 (0.70%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (4.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (3.98%) MySQL
5 12 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.64%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.41%) Couchbase
9 6 (1.41%) Big Data
9 6 (1.41%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.41%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.17%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.17%) OLAP
11 4 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.94%) Oracle Exadata
12 3 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 42 (9.84%) ClearCase
2 19 (4.45%) Selenium
3 18 (4.22%) Git (software)
4 15 (3.51%) Subversion
5 14 (3.28%) JIRA
6 11 (2.58%) JUnit
7 9 (2.11%) Maven
8 6 (1.41%) WebDriver
8 6 (1.41%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.41%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.17%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.94%) Ant
10 4 (0.94%) Hudson
10 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.70%) Trac
11 3 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.70%) NUnit
11 3 (0.70%) FitNesse
11 3 (0.70%) WATIR
12 2 (0.47%) Toad
General
1 316 (74.00%) Telecoms
2 295 (69.09%) Electronics
3 285 (66.74%) Marketing
4 279 (65.34%) Finance
4 279 (65.34%) Manufacturing
5 18 (4.22%) Retail
6 8 (1.87%) Banking
7 5 (1.17%) Advertising
8 4 (0.94%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.70%) Billing
9 3 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.47%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Automotive
11 1 (0.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 138 (32.32%) Developer
2 62 (14.52%) Analyst
3 47 (11.01%) Software Engineer
4 39 (9.13%) Project Manager
5 29 (6.79%) Business Analyst
6 27 (6.32%) Java Developer
7 22 (5.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 19 (4.45%) Software Developer
8 19 (4.45%) Architect
9 17 (3.98%) .NET Developer
10 16 (3.75%) Test Engineer
10 16 (3.75%) SQL Developer
11 15 (3.51%) Service Manager
12 13 (3.04%) Consultant
13 12 (2.81%) SQL Server Developer
13 12 (2.81%) C# Developer
13 12 (2.81%) C# .NET Developer
14 11 (2.58%) Service Transition Manager
14 11 (2.58%) Transition Manager
14 11 (2.58%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (12.18%) HTML
2 50 (11.71%) .NET
3 42 (9.84%) CSS
4 39 (9.13%) POSIX
5 38 (8.90%) Web Services
6 33 (7.73%) jQuery
7 29 (6.79%) XML
8 25 (5.85%) ASP.NET
9 23 (5.39%) J2EE
10 22 (5.15%) HTML5
11 21 (4.92%) Spring
12 17 (3.98%) Middleware
13 15 (3.51%) RESTful
13 15 (3.51%) SOAP
14 13 (3.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (3.04%) JSON
15 11 (2.58%) WCF
16 10 (2.34%) CSS3
17 8 (1.87%) Spring MVC
17 8 (1.87%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 62 (14.52%) STB
2 42 (9.84%) NHS
3 32 (7.49%) IPTV
4 20 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (4.22%) Video on Demand
6 15 (3.51%) MPEG
7 12 (2.81%) Embedded Systems
8 11 (2.58%) Computer Science
9 9 (2.11%) Informatics
10 8 (1.87%) Streaming Video
11 7 (1.64%) Over-the-Top Content
11 7 (1.64%) Interactive TV
12 6 (1.41%) Mathematics
13 5 (1.17%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.17%) Digital Media
13 5 (1.17%) Physics
14 4 (0.94%) FMCG
14 4 (0.94%) User Experience
15 3 (0.70%) Mobile Banking
15 3 (0.70%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 89 (20.84%) Linux
2 22 (5.15%) Windows
3 20 (4.68%) UNIX
4 14 (3.28%) Android
5 8 (1.87%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.41%) CentOS
7 5 (1.17%) Fedora
7 5 (1.17%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.94%) Solaris
8 4 (0.94%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.70%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (65.34%) Digital Marketing
1 279 (65.34%) Programme Management
1 279 (65.34%) Business Intelligence
2 82 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (14.52%) Software Engineering
4 40 (9.37%) TDD
4 40 (9.37%) Scrum
5 30 (7.03%) UML
6 29 (6.79%) Project Management
7 28 (6.56%) MVC
8 25 (5.85%) Software Architecture
9 21 (4.92%) PRINCE2
9 21 (4.92%) ITIL
9 21 (4.92%) E-Commerce
10 20 (4.68%) OO
10 20 (4.68%) BDD
11 17 (3.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (3.98%) Service Management
12 16 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (3.51%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 64 (14.99%) C
1 64 (14.99%) SQL
2 56 (13.11%) Java
3 51 (11.94%) JavaScript
4 41 (9.60%) C#
5 31 (7.26%) C++
6 23 (5.39%) Python
7 17 (3.98%) T-SQL
8 16 (3.75%) PHP
9 13 (3.04%) PL/SQL
10 12 (2.81%) Ruby
11 10 (2.34%) Embedded C
12 7 (1.64%) PHP5
13 5 (1.17%) Perl
13 5 (1.17%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.94%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.70%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.70%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.47%) ActionScript
16 2 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (4.45%) Degree
2 14 (3.28%) ISEB
3 7 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (1.17%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.70%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.70%) PMP
6 3 (0.70%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.47%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.23%) OCP
8 1 (0.23%) MCSE
8 1 (0.23%) MCP
8 1 (0.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (2.34%) QA
3 9 (2.11%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.70%) SLA
5 2 (0.47%) HL7
6 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.47%) Cronacle
3 1 (0.23%) vSphere
3 1 (0.23%) XenApp
3 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.23%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.23%) Xen
3 1 (0.23%) NFS
3 1 (0.23%) NDS
Systems Management
1 13 (3.04%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.23%) YUM
2 1 (0.23%) Puppet
2 1 (0.23%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (0.23%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 279 (65.34%) SAP
2 29 (6.79%) Oracle
3 16 (3.75%) Microsoft
4 14 (3.28%) HP
5 8 (1.87%) Cisco
5 8 (1.87%) hybris
6 7 (1.64%) Red Hat
6 7 (1.64%) JBoss
7 5 (1.17%) Google
7 5 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.17%) Siebel
8 4 (0.94%) Perforce
9 3 (0.70%) VMware
9 3 (0.70%) ATG
9 3 (0.70%) Remedy
9 3 (0.70%) BMC
9 3 (0.70%) IBM
9 3 (0.70%) Cognos
10 2 (0.47%) Citrix
10 2 (0.47%) CA
West Midlands
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £380 - £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 27 days ago