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 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 117 113 102
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Contract jobs citing DVB 4 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.19% 0.39% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 1.78% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 6
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£415 £356 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.49% +19.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+27.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.25 £41.25 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-2.42% -5.71%
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
370 449 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.69% 21.79% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 247 161
Average daily rate £388 £326 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.95% -12.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 32 62
Average hourly rate £23.75 £37.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.00%

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
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 July 2015. 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
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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
Basingstoke +1 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -
DVB
South East

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) MPEG
2 6 (54.55%) STB
3 5 (45.45%) DTV
3 5 (45.45%) C
4 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (27.27%) VLAN
5 3 (27.27%) Ajax
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) MySQL
6 2 (18.18%) Perl
6 2 (18.18%) C++
6 2 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Device Driver
7 1 (9.09%) VMware
7 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (9.09%) Electronics
7 1 (9.09%) Ruby
7 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
7 1 (9.09%) Test Automation

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Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Broadcast Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) MPEG
1 6 (54.55%) STB
2 5 (45.45%) DTV
3 4 (36.36%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (18.18%) Device Driver
5 1 (9.09%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) API Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
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