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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 583 616 553
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -63
Contract jobs citing DVB 38 22 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.043% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% 0.30% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 35
Median daily rate £350 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £465 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £415 £356
% change year-on-year
-16.26% +16.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.95 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £44.55 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.63%
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
8052 7335 6963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.17% 14.19% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4986 4270 3756
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 450 407
Median hourly rate £28.50 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 30 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
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 30 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 +9 20 £350 -17.64% 2
South East +22 16 £350 -15.66%
North West - 2 £335 -
DVB
UK

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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 58 (76.32%) STB
2 54 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (48.68%) C
4 36 (47.37%) TDD
5 35 (46.05%) C++
6 33 (43.42%) SQL
7 31 (40.79%) Digital TV
8 29 (38.16%) HTML
9 27 (35.53%) HTML5
10 26 (34.21%) Python
10 26 (34.21%) MPEG
11 25 (32.89%) HTTP
11 25 (32.89%) Scrum
12 21 (27.63%) Linux
12 21 (27.63%) Degree
12 21 (27.63%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
14 19 (25.00%) NoSQL
14 19 (25.00%) Node.js
14 19 (25.00%) REST
15 18 (23.68%) SOA
16 17 (22.37%) Unix
16 17 (22.37%) JIRA
16 17 (22.37%) User Stories
17 16 (21.05%) Embedded Systems
18 14 (18.42%) Software Architecture
18 14 (18.42%) Computer Science
18 14 (18.42%) Perl
18 14 (18.42%) Telecoms
19 13 (17.11%) Automated Testing

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 4 (5.26%) JBoss
1 4 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.95%) CMS
3 2 (2.63%) Confluence
3 2 (2.63%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.58%) MS Office
3 4 (5.26%) PaintShop Pro
3 4 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.89%) HTTP
2 5 (6.58%) UPnP
3 3 (3.95%) LDAP
4 2 (2.63%) SNMP
5 1 (1.32%) 802.11
5 1 (1.32%) Broadband
5 1 (1.32%) DHCP
5 1 (1.32%) DLNA
5 1 (1.32%) DNS
5 1 (1.32%) IGMP
5 1 (1.32%) Internet
5 1 (1.32%) IPv4
5 1 (1.32%) IPv6
5 1 (1.32%) Network Security
5 1 (1.32%) PPP
5 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.58%) MS Access
3 4 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 17 (22.37%) JIRA
3 9 (11.84%) Subversion
4 6 (7.89%) ClearCase
5 5 (6.58%) Cucumber
5 5 (6.58%) Maven
6 4 (5.26%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.63%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.63%) JUnit
7 2 (2.63%) NetBeans
General
1 14 (18.42%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Developer
2 14 (18.42%) Embedded Engineer
3 12 (15.79%) Test Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Software Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Embedded C Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Broadcast Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) C Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Python Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Tester
7 6 (7.89%) C/C++ Developer
7 6 (7.89%) C++ Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Development Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Embedded C Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Embedded C++ Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Embedded Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Junior
8 5 (6.58%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (38.16%) HTML
2 27 (35.53%) HTML5
3 19 (25.00%) Node.js
3 19 (25.00%) REST
4 11 (14.47%) XML
5 8 (10.53%) JSON
6 7 (9.21%) Spring
7 6 (7.89%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (7.89%) XSD
8 5 (6.58%) Flash
8 5 (6.58%) Middleware
9 4 (5.26%) CSS
10 2 (2.63%) .NET
10 2 (2.63%) JSP
10 2 (2.63%) Servlets
10 2 (2.63%) Swing
10 2 (2.63%) Web Services
10 2 (2.63%) XHTML
10 2 (2.63%) XSL
10 2 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 58 (76.32%) STB
2 31 (40.79%) Digital TV
3 26 (34.21%) MPEG
4 16 (21.05%) Embedded Systems
5 14 (18.42%) Computer Science
6 13 (17.11%) IPTV
7 8 (10.53%) BBC
7 8 (10.53%) Interactive TV
8 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (7.89%) Fat Client
9 6 (7.89%) Thin Client
10 5 (6.58%) Mobile App
10 5 (6.58%) Video on Demand
11 3 (3.95%) Device Driver
12 2 (2.63%) New Media
12 2 (2.63%) Over-the-Top Content
12 2 (2.63%) User Experience
13 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
13 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
13 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.63%) Linux
2 17 (22.37%) Unix
3 8 (10.53%) Windows
4 4 (5.26%) CentOS
4 4 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (5.26%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.95%) Android
5 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.63%) Solaris
6 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (47.37%) TDD
3 25 (32.89%) Scrum
4 21 (27.63%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (23.68%) SOA
6 17 (22.37%) User Stories
7 14 (18.42%) Software Architecture
8 13 (17.11%) Automated Testing
8 13 (17.11%) Functional Testing
9 11 (14.47%) Mentoring
10 10 (13.16%) Software Engineering
11 8 (10.53%) API Testing
11 8 (10.53%) Configuration Management
11 8 (10.53%) Kanban
11 8 (10.53%) Test Scripting
12 7 (9.21%) Test Automation
12 7 (9.21%) Test Planning
13 6 (7.89%) OO
13 6 (7.89%) OOP
14 5 (6.58%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.68%) C
2 35 (46.05%) C++
3 33 (43.42%) SQL
4 26 (34.21%) Python
5 14 (18.42%) Perl
6 11 (14.47%) JavaScript
7 10 (13.16%) Embedded C
7 10 (13.16%) Java
7 10 (13.16%) Ruby
8 8 (10.53%) Embedded C++
9 6 (7.89%) ANSI C
10 5 (6.58%) ActionScript
11 4 (5.26%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.63%) Tcl
12 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (27.63%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) ISEB
4 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) Docker
1 4 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (5.26%) vSphere
2 2 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.63%) Ansible
2 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) Ericsson
2 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.21%) Arqiva
4 6 (7.89%) OpenTV
5 5 (6.58%) HP
6 4 (5.26%) SaltStack
7 3 (3.95%) Oracle
8 2 (2.63%) Huawei
8 2 (2.63%) NetApp
8 2 (2.63%) Nokia
8 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.63%) Virgin Media
8 2 (2.63%) VMware
9 1 (1.32%) BT
9 1 (1.32%) CA
9 1 (1.32%) Conax
9 1 (1.32%) Nagra
9 1 (1.32%) Verimatrix
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