The table below looks at the statistics for DAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DAB over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB)
Rank 403 420 413
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Contract jobs citing DAB 6 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.016% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.13% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
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£525 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £203 £340 £255
% change year-on-year
-40.44% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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
3078 3041 3615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.68% 12.07% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1887 1966 2138
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 96 170
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.06 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

DAB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DAB across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DAB across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

DAB Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DAB within the London region over the 3 months to 22 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
City of London - - - - 1
DAB
England

DAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DAB 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 DAB.

1 9 (81.82%) OO
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
1 9 (81.82%) W3C
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
1 9 (81.82%) HTML5
1 9 (81.82%) CSS3
2 6 (54.55%) Node.js
2 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) JSUnit
3 3 (27.27%) Ember.js
3 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (27.27%) Jasmine
4 1 (9.09%) HSRP
4 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
4 1 (9.09%) Network Management
4 1 (9.09%) 4G
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) IPsec
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Internet

DAB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DAB 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 DAB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HSRP
1 1 (9.09%) 4G
1 1 (9.09%) IPsec
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) MPLS
1 1 (9.09%) OSPF
1 1 (9.09%) BGP
1 1 (9.09%) GPRS
1 1 (9.09%) GSM
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) UMTS
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) RIP
1 1 (9.09%) SNMP
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
1 1 (9.09%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JSUnit
1 3 (27.27%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
1 9 (81.82%) HTML5
1 9 (81.82%) CSS3
2 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) Ember.js
3 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) WML
4 1 (9.09%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) W3C
2 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Network Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) HP