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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 586 579 571
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing DVB 35 21 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.041% 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.27% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 19
Median daily rate £330 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £300 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £310 £335
% change year-on-year
+16.45% -7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.00 £40.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £40.00 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
7703 7655 6793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.11% 15.11% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4750 4228 3640
Median daily rate £390 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 415 380
Median hourly rate £26.00 £27.32 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.81% +36.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 3 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 -11 20 £120 -64.44% 1
South East +2 14 £361 -0.41% 3
DVB
UK

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 59 (67.05%) STB
2 57 (64.77%) C
3 56 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (51.14%) C++
5 44 (50.00%) MPEG
6 42 (47.73%) DTV
7 40 (45.45%) HTML
8 36 (40.91%) TDD
8 36 (40.91%) HTML5
9 35 (39.77%) Scrum
9 35 (39.77%) HTTP
10 29 (32.95%) SQL
11 28 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (26.14%) Git (software)
13 22 (25.00%) Software Architecture
13 22 (25.00%) NoSQL
13 22 (25.00%) Node.js
13 22 (25.00%) REST
13 22 (25.00%) User Stories
13 22 (25.00%) SOA
14 21 (23.86%) Linux
14 21 (23.86%) Telecoms
14 21 (23.86%) Software Engineering
15 20 (22.73%) Degree
16 18 (20.45%) IPTV
17 17 (19.32%) Python
18 15 (17.05%) Embedded C
18 15 (17.05%) XML
18 15 (17.05%) JavaScript
18 15 (17.05%) Embedded Systems

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 22 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (2.27%) GlassFish
2 2 (2.27%) JBoss
2 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.55%) MS Office
2 3 (3.41%) PaintShop Pro
2 3 (3.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 35 (39.77%) HTTP
2 4 (4.55%) Broadband
2 4 (4.55%) HbbTV
2 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.27%) LDAP
3 2 (2.27%) SNMP
3 2 (2.27%) UPnP
4 1 (1.14%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (4.55%) MS Access
3 2 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (26.14%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 8 (9.09%) JIRA
2 8 (9.09%) Maven
3 6 (6.82%) Subversion
4 4 (4.55%) ClearCase
4 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.27%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.27%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.27%) JUnit
5 2 (2.27%) NetBeans
General
1 21 (23.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.14%) Electronics
2 1 (1.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (37.50%) Developer
2 20 (22.73%) Embedded Engineer
2 20 (22.73%) Software Engineer
3 18 (20.45%) Software Developer
4 13 (14.77%) C Developer
5 12 (13.64%) Embedded C Engineer
6 11 (12.50%) Test Engineer
7 8 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 8 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Agile Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Broadcast Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Real Time Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) C/C++ Developer
9 6 (6.82%) C++ Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Embedded Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Integration Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) Development Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (45.45%) HTML
2 36 (40.91%) HTML5
3 22 (25.00%) REST
4 15 (17.05%) XML
5 13 (14.77%) XSD
6 10 (11.36%) Spring
7 8 (9.09%) Flash
7 8 (9.09%) JSON
8 6 (6.82%) Middleware
9 5 (5.68%) CSS
10 4 (4.55%) .NET
11 3 (3.41%) DOM
11 3 (3.41%) GStreamer
11 3 (3.41%) jQuery
11 3 (3.41%) OpenGL
11 3 (3.41%) OpenGL ES
11 3 (3.41%) QML
11 3 (3.41%) Qt
11 3 (3.41%) WebKit
12 2 (2.27%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 59 (67.05%) STB
2 44 (50.00%) MPEG
3 42 (47.73%) DTV
4 18 (20.45%) IPTV
5 15 (17.05%) Embedded Systems
6 13 (14.77%) Computer Science
6 13 (14.77%) Fat Client
6 13 (14.77%) Interactive TV
6 13 (14.77%) Thin Client
7 10 (11.36%) BBC
8 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (7.95%) User Experience
9 7 (7.95%) Video on Demand
10 6 (6.82%) Device Driver
11 4 (4.55%) Over-the-Top Content
12 3 (3.41%) MHEG
13 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
13 1 (1.14%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.86%) Linux
2 11 (12.50%) Unix
3 9 (10.23%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (7.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (40.91%) TDD
3 35 (39.77%) Scrum
4 28 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (25.00%) SOA
5 22 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 22 (25.00%) User Stories
6 21 (23.86%) Software Engineering
7 9 (10.23%) Functional Testing
8 8 (9.09%) Kanban
8 8 (9.09%) MVC
8 8 (9.09%) Pair Programming
9 7 (7.95%) UML
10 6 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (6.82%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (5.68%) API Testing
11 5 (5.68%) BDD
11 5 (5.68%) Test Automation
11 5 (5.68%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 57 (64.77%) C
2 45 (51.14%) C++
3 29 (32.95%) SQL
4 17 (19.32%) Python
5 15 (17.05%) Embedded C
5 15 (17.05%) JavaScript
6 13 (14.77%) ANSI C
6 13 (14.77%) Java
7 9 (10.23%) Embedded C++
8 8 (9.09%) ActionScript
9 5 (5.68%) Perl
9 5 (5.68%) Ruby
10 2 (2.27%) C#
10 2 (2.27%) Tcl
10 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) OIPF
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (14.77%) OpenTV
2 12 (13.64%) Ericsson
3 10 (11.36%) Arqiva
4 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.41%) Google
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco
6 1 (1.14%) Huawei
6 1 (1.14%) Nokia
Staines, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
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