The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DTV in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTV over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 99 120 90
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -30
Contract jobs citing DTV 19 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.01% 0.15% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.29% 0.54% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £375 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £375 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 - £40.00
DTV
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
578 551 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.78% 27.48% 29.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 306 270
Average daily rate £375 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 44 32
Average hourly rate £45.00 £13.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.27% -65.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.33 £11.12 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

DTV
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

DTV Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

DTV
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

DTV Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

DTV
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

DTV Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

DTV
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTV within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Southampton - 6 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £338 -
DTV
South East

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 21 (91.30%) C
2 13 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (56.52%) Git (software)
2 13 (56.52%) C++
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) DVB
2 13 (56.52%) STB
3 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) TDD
3 12 (52.17%) Scrum
3 12 (52.17%) SOA
3 12 (52.17%) MPEG
3 12 (52.17%) HTTP
3 12 (52.17%) HTML
3 12 (52.17%) User Stories
3 12 (52.17%) Software Architecture
3 12 (52.17%) HTML5
3 12 (52.17%) NoSQL
3 12 (52.17%) Node.js
3 12 (52.17%) REST
4 11 (47.83%) Embedded C
5 10 (43.48%) Linux
5 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
6 9 (39.13%) ClearCase
6 9 (39.13%) Multithreading
7 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.04%) Embedded C++
9 1 (4.35%) VMware
9 1 (4.35%) OOP
9 1 (4.35%) Python

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 12 (52.17%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) DVB
2 12 (52.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Git (software)
2 9 (39.13%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.35%) Ant
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Embedded C Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Real Time Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Development Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) HTML
1 12 (52.17%) HTML5
1 12 (52.17%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) Dojo
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) STB
2 12 (52.17%) MPEG
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Scrum
2 12 (52.17%) SOA
2 12 (52.17%) Software Architecture
2 12 (52.17%) TDD
2 12 (52.17%) User Stories
3 9 (39.13%) Multithreading
4 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) C
2 13 (56.52%) C++
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) Embedded C
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) VMware