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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 120 100 94
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -6
Contract jobs citing DVB 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.27% 0.059% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.28% 0.31% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£345 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £66.25
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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
467 327 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.17% 19.42% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 169 132
Average daily rate £347 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.47% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 17 53
Average hourly rate £30.00 £21.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% -28.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.56 £15.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.80% -2.38%

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

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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 16 (50.00%) MPEG
2 11 (34.38%) DTV
3 8 (25.00%) C
4 7 (21.88%) Linux
4 7 (21.88%) STB
4 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
5 6 (18.75%) IPTV
5 6 (18.75%) C++
5 6 (18.75%) Windows
6 5 (15.63%) Degree
7 4 (12.50%) JNI
7 4 (12.50%) Electronics
7 4 (12.50%) Project Management
7 4 (12.50%) Embedded C
7 4 (12.50%) Ericsson
7 4 (12.50%) HTML
7 4 (12.50%) Java
7 4 (12.50%) Web Services
7 4 (12.50%) XML
7 4 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (12.50%) Tandberg
7 4 (12.50%) Android
7 4 (12.50%) Android Development
8 3 (9.38%) UML
8 3 (9.38%) ClearCase
8 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
8 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
9 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
9 2 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (6.25%) UPnP

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Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.25%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) UPnP
1 2 (6.25%) Wireless
1 2 (6.25%) Telnet
1 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (12.50%) Electronics
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Support Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Software Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Systems Support
3 7 (21.88%) Systems Support Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Broadcast Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Android Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Tester
7 2 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.13%) Project Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Software Integration Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded Software Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded C Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) JNI
1 4 (12.50%) HTML
1 4 (12.50%) Web Services
1 4 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) Middleware
2 2 (6.25%) POSIX
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) MPEG
2 11 (34.38%) DTV
3 7 (21.88%) STB
4 6 (18.75%) IPTV
5 4 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 2 (6.25%) Streaming Video
6 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.13%) Video on Demand
7 1 (3.13%) VHDL
7 1 (3.13%) Device Driver
7 1 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) Android
4 2 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
2 4 (12.50%) Project Management
2 4 (12.50%) Android Development
3 3 (9.38%) UML
3 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Software Architecture
5 1 (3.13%) Line Management
5 1 (3.13%) OO
5 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Scrum
5 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) C
2 6 (18.75%) C++
3 4 (12.50%) Embedded C
3 4 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) CCNA
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.25%) HND
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Ericsson
1 4 (12.50%) Tandberg
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle