The table below looks at the statistics for DVB skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DVB over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 571 598 551
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -47
Contract jobs citing DVB 42 19 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.037% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.25% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 26
Median daily rate £350 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £475 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £415 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.26% +27.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 4
Median hourly rate £42.25 £40.25 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.96% -2.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.05 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £40.45 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.25 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+4.96% -2.42%
DVB
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7857 7472 6674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.02% 14.66% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4845 4263 3626
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 363 451 372
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

DVB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing DVB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DVB Jobs Demand Trend in England

DVB
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DVB Daily Rate Trend in England

DVB
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DVB across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

DVB Daily Rate Histogram in England

DVB
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

DVB Hourly Rate Trend in England

DVB
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DVB across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

DVB Hourly Rate Histogram in England

DVB
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 DVB within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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 +3 22 £350 -10.25% 2
South East +19 18 £350 -15.66%
North West - 2 £335 -
DVB
UK

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DVB 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 DVB.

1 69 (75.82%) STB
2 63 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (57.14%) C
4 45 (49.45%) C++
5 41 (45.05%) Digital TV
6 40 (43.96%) TDD
7 38 (41.76%) MPEG
8 36 (39.56%) HTML
9 35 (38.46%) SQL
10 33 (36.26%) HTTP
10 33 (36.26%) Scrum
11 32 (35.16%) HTML5
12 26 (28.57%) Linux
12 26 (28.57%) Git (software)
12 26 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (27.47%) NoSQL
13 25 (27.47%) Node.js
13 25 (27.47%) REST
13 25 (27.47%) Python
14 24 (26.37%) SOA
15 23 (25.27%) User Stories
15 23 (25.27%) Degree
16 22 (24.18%) Telecoms
17 21 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
18 20 (21.98%) Software Architecture
19 18 (19.78%) Software Engineering
20 17 (18.68%) JIRA
20 17 (18.68%) Computer Science
20 17 (18.68%) IPTV
21 16 (17.58%) Unix

DVB
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 3 (3.30%) CMS
1 3 (3.30%) JBoss
1 3 (3.30%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.20%) Confluence
3 1 (1.10%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.49%) MS Office
3 3 (3.30%) PaintShop Pro
3 3 (3.30%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (36.26%) HTTP
2 7 (7.69%) UPnP
3 3 (3.30%) Broadband
3 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.20%) HbbTV
4 2 (2.20%) LDAP
5 1 (1.10%) 802.11
5 1 (1.10%) DHCP
5 1 (1.10%) DLNA
5 1 (1.10%) DNS
5 1 (1.10%) IGMP
5 1 (1.10%) Internet
5 1 (1.10%) IPv4
5 1 (1.10%) IPv6
5 1 (1.10%) Network Security
5 1 (1.10%) PPP
5 1 (1.10%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.47%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.49%) MS Access
3 3 (3.30%) MySQL
4 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 17 (18.68%) JIRA
3 8 (8.79%) ClearCase
4 7 (7.69%) Subversion
5 5 (5.49%) Cucumber
5 5 (5.49%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.49%) Maven
6 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.10%) JUnit
6 1 (1.10%) NetBeans
General
1 22 (24.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (30.77%) Developer
2 19 (20.88%) Embedded Engineer
3 15 (16.48%) Software Engineer
4 13 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
5 12 (13.19%) C Developer
5 12 (13.19%) Test Engineer
6 11 (12.09%) Software Developer
7 9 (9.89%) C/C++ Developer
7 9 (9.89%) C++ Developer
7 9 (9.89%) Integration Engineer
8 8 (8.79%) Embedded C Developer
8 8 (8.79%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 8 (8.79%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 8 (8.79%) Embedded Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Broadcast Engineer
9 7 (7.69%) Development Engineer
9 7 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Python Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (39.56%) HTML
2 32 (35.16%) HTML5
3 25 (27.47%) Node.js
3 25 (27.47%) REST
4 11 (12.09%) XML
5 8 (8.79%) JSON
5 8 (8.79%) XSD
6 7 (7.69%) Middleware
7 6 (6.59%) Spring
8 5 (5.49%) Flash
9 4 (4.40%) .NET
9 4 (4.40%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (3.30%) CSS
11 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.20%) jQuery
11 2 (2.20%) LINQ
12 1 (1.10%) Hibernate
12 1 (1.10%) JavaFX
12 1 (1.10%) JPA
12 1 (1.10%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (75.82%) STB
2 41 (45.05%) Digital TV
3 38 (41.76%) MPEG
4 21 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
5 17 (18.68%) Computer Science
5 17 (18.68%) IPTV
6 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (10.99%) Interactive TV
8 9 (9.89%) Video on Demand
9 8 (8.79%) BBC
9 8 (8.79%) Fat Client
9 8 (8.79%) Thin Client
10 5 (5.49%) Device Driver
10 5 (5.49%) Mobile App
10 5 (5.49%) Over-the-Top Content
11 4 (4.40%) User Experience
12 2 (2.20%) New Media
13 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
13 1 (1.10%) Streaming Video
13 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (28.57%) Linux
2 16 (17.58%) Unix
3 8 (8.79%) Windows
4 6 (6.59%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (4.40%) CentOS
5 4 (4.40%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.30%) Android
6 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.20%) Solaris
7 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (43.96%) TDD
3 33 (36.26%) Scrum
4 26 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (26.37%) SOA
6 23 (25.27%) User Stories
7 20 (21.98%) Software Architecture
8 18 (19.78%) Software Engineering
9 13 (14.29%) Functional Testing
9 13 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 12 (13.19%) Automated Testing
11 10 (10.99%) Configuration Management
12 8 (8.79%) API Testing
12 8 (8.79%) Defect Tracking
12 8 (8.79%) Kanban
12 8 (8.79%) Test Scripting
13 7 (7.69%) Test Automation
13 7 (7.69%) Test Planning
14 6 (6.59%) Project Management
15 5 (5.49%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (57.14%) C
2 45 (49.45%) C++
3 35 (38.46%) SQL
4 25 (27.47%) Python
5 14 (15.38%) Embedded C
5 14 (15.38%) Perl
6 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
7 10 (10.99%) Embedded C++
7 10 (10.99%) Ruby
8 8 (8.79%) ANSI C
8 8 (8.79%) Java
9 5 (5.49%) ActionScript
10 4 (4.40%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.20%) C#
11 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.20%) VBScript
12 1 (1.10%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 23 (25.27%) Degree
2 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) ISEB
3 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) OIPF
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) Docker
1 4 (4.40%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (4.40%) vSphere
2 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (10.99%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.20%) Ansible
2 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (10.99%) Ericsson
1 10 (10.99%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.79%) OpenTV
3 7 (7.69%) Arqiva
4 5 (5.49%) HP
5 4 (4.40%) SaltStack
6 2 (2.20%) Huawei
6 2 (2.20%) NetApp
6 2 (2.20%) Nokia
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle
6 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.20%) Virgin Media
6 2 (2.20%) VMware
7 1 (1.10%) BT
7 1 (1.10%) CA
7 1 (1.10%) Conax
7 1 (1.10%) Nagra
7 1 (1.10%) Verimatrix
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