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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 110 100 90
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Contract jobs citing DVB 2 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.098% 0.22% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 1.09% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£315 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £38.75
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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
403 366 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.72% 19.77% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 181 141
Average daily rate £380 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £452 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 29 39
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £13.61 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.90% -8.88%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 9 (81.82%) MPEG
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Tandberg
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Ericsson
5 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
5 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
5 2 (18.18%) STB
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) IPTV
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) DTV
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) Streaming Video
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Telnet
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) HND
6 1 (9.09%) Informix
6 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 1 (9.09%) CCNA
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 1 (9.09%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Informix
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Broadcast Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Project Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) MPEG
2 2 (18.18%) DTV
2 2 (18.18%) STB
2 2 (18.18%) IPTV
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
2 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) HND
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Ericsson
1 3 (27.27%) Tandberg
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco