The table below looks at the statistics for DAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DAB over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB)
Rank 441 438 434
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing DAB 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.004% 0.028%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.061% 0.035% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £425 £375 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £326 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.50 -
DAB
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3287 2875 3246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.40% 12.29% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2117 1901 2089
Median daily rate £445 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 85 91
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

DAB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing DAB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DAB Jobs Demand Trend in London

DAB
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DAB Daily Rate Trend in London

DAB
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

DAB Hourly Rate Trend in London

DAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DAB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for DAB.

1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media

DAB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) WorldPay