The table below looks at the statistics for DVB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DVB over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 111 113 104
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing DVB 8 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.37% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.47% 1.75% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £383 - £323
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 - £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 - £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £310 £335
% change year-on-year
+23.38% -7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £29.75 £40.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.62% -5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
DVB
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
544 401 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.26% 17.77% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 223 212
Average daily rate £360 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 29 29
Average hourly rate £40.25 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £14.28 £13.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £41.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

DVB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

DVB Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

DVB
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

DVB Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

DVB
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

DVB Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

DVB
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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

DVB Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

DVB
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 DVB within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
(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 +14 2 £383 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
DVB
South East

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing DVB 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 DVB.

1 19 (86.36%) C++
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (86.36%) STB
2 18 (81.82%) C
3 17 (77.27%) SQL
4 16 (72.73%) HTML
4 16 (72.73%) HTML5
5 15 (68.18%) Git (software)
5 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (68.18%) DTV
6 14 (63.64%) SOA
6 14 (63.64%) Scrum
6 14 (63.64%) TDD
6 14 (63.64%) MPEG
6 14 (63.64%) HTTP
6 14 (63.64%) NoSQL
6 14 (63.64%) Node.js
6 14 (63.64%) REST
6 14 (63.64%) User Stories
6 14 (63.64%) Software Architecture
7 7 (31.82%) Linux
8 6 (27.27%) Embedded C
8 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
9 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
9 5 (22.73%) Embedded C++
9 5 (22.73%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (18.18%) Degree
11 3 (13.64%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (13.64%) jQuery

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing DVB 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 DVB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (63.64%) Node.js
2 2 (9.09%) GlassFish
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) HTTP
2 2 (9.09%) LDAP
2 2 (9.09%) SNMP
3 1 (4.55%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.09%) JUnit
2 2 (9.09%) NetBeans
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Ant
3 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Embedded Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Embedded C Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Real Time Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Developer
5 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) C Developer
6 3 (13.64%) C/C++ Developer
6 3 (13.64%) C++ Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Development Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Embedded C Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Embedded Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Integration Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Java Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) HTML
1 16 (72.73%) HTML5
2 14 (63.64%) REST
3 3 (13.64%) jQuery
3 3 (13.64%) Middleware
4 2 (9.09%) Ajax
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 2 (9.09%) JavaFX
4 2 (9.09%) JPA
4 2 (9.09%) JSF
4 2 (9.09%) JSP
4 2 (9.09%) PrimeFaces
4 2 (9.09%) Servlets
4 2 (9.09%) Spring
4 2 (9.09%) Swing
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) XML
4 2 (9.09%) XSL
4 2 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) STB
2 15 (68.18%) DTV
3 14 (63.64%) MPEG
4 5 (22.73%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.64%) Device Driver
7 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (63.64%) Scrum
3 14 (63.64%) SOA
3 14 (63.64%) Software Architecture
3 14 (63.64%) TDD
3 14 (63.64%) User Stories
4 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (9.09%) Network Management
5 2 (9.09%) SysML
5 2 (9.09%) UML
5 2 (9.09%) XML Parsing
6 1 (4.55%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (4.55%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.55%) SDLC
6 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C++
2 18 (81.82%) C
3 17 (77.27%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) Embedded C
5 5 (22.73%) Embedded C++
6 3 (13.64%) Java
6 3 (13.64%) Python
7 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.09%) Tcl
8 1 (4.55%) Perl
8 1 (4.55%) PHP
8 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco
1 1 (4.55%) VMware