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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 104 98 108
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing DVB 11 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.53% 0.11% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.32% 0.65% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £304 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £336 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £45.00
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
475 308 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.01% 16.78% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 168 140
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 28 49
Average hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -27.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.87 £15.50 £21.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DVB across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

DVB Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 August 2014. 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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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 - 4 £300 -
DVB
South East

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 12 (66.67%) C
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) STB
3 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (44.44%) DTV
5 7 (38.89%) ClearCase
6 6 (33.33%) MPEG
6 6 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (27.78%) UML
7 5 (27.78%) C++
8 4 (22.22%) POSIX
8 4 (22.22%) UPnP
8 4 (22.22%) Degree
9 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 3 (16.67%) Software Architecture
9 3 (16.67%) Embedded C
9 3 (16.67%) Streaming Video
10 2 (11.11%) Electronics
10 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (11.11%) Middleware
10 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
10 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle
10 2 (11.11%) Windows
10 2 (11.11%) Informix
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
11 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
11 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) UPnP
2 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Informix
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Broadcast Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) POSIX
2 2 (11.11%) Middleware
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (5.56%) Qt
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) STB
2 8 (44.44%) DTV
3 6 (33.33%) MPEG
3 6 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (16.67%) Streaming Video
5 1 (5.56%) VHDL
5 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
5 1 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) UML
3 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C
2 5 (27.78%) C++
3 3 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle