The table below looks at the statistics for DRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DRM over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank 418 418 405
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Contract jobs citing DRM 22 16 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.096% 0.069% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.083% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 21
Median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £360 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £543 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
DRM
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19732 19199 19904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 86.03% 83.22% 81.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14121 13782 14102
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 218 250
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.05 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

DRM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing DRM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DRM Jobs Demand Trend in London

DRM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DRM Daily Rate Trend in London

DRM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DRM across the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

DRM Daily Rate Histogram in London

DRM
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

DRM Hourly Rate Trend in London

DRM
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DRM within the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Twickenham - 7 £450 -
City of London +14 1 - - 1
DRM
England

DRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DRM 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 DRM.

1 18 (46.15%) Hyperion
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 15 (38.46%) Essbase
3 11 (28.21%) Hyperion Planning
3 11 (28.21%) HFM
4 9 (23.08%) ETL
5 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
6 7 (17.95%) Oracle
7 6 (15.38%) VMware
8 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
8 5 (12.82%) Video on Demand
9 4 (10.26%) REST
9 4 (10.26%) Skype
9 4 (10.26%) Broadcast Engineering
9 4 (10.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (10.26%) Change Management
9 4 (10.26%) Workflow
9 4 (10.26%) SOA
10 3 (7.69%) SSL
10 3 (7.69%) SLA
10 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
10 3 (7.69%) ERP
10 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
10 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
10 3 (7.69%) Windows
10 3 (7.69%) Linux
10 3 (7.69%) Python
10 3 (7.69%) LDAP
10 3 (7.69%) MS Excel

DRM
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 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.69%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (28.21%) HFM
1 11 (28.21%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (2.56%) Eloqua
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Route 53
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (2.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Skype
2 3 (7.69%) Firewall
2 3 (7.69%) LDAP
2 3 (7.69%) SSL
3 2 (5.13%) Internet
3 2 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.13%) S/MIME
4 1 (2.56%) Broadband
4 1 (2.56%) DVB
4 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) Essbase
2 2 (5.13%) Hyperion Smart View
2 2 (5.13%) MySQL
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.56%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Publishing
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Hyperion Support
2 10 (25.64%) Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Hyperion Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 8 (20.51%) Architect
5 7 (17.95%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (17.95%) Senior Support Analyst
6 6 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (10.26%) Consultant
8 3 (7.69%) Essbase Support
8 3 (7.69%) Hyperion Planning Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Developer
9 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Messaging Consultant
9 2 (5.13%) Oracle Project Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
10 1 (2.56%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) REST
2 3 (7.69%) LAMP
3 2 (5.13%) JSON
3 2 (5.13%) Node.js
3 2 (5.13%) Symfony
3 2 (5.13%) XML
4 1 (2.56%) .NET
4 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.56%) HTML
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Video on Demand
2 3 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
2 3 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) PKI
3 2 (5.13%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) BBC
4 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.56%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.56%) IPTV
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.56%) STB
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
1 3 (7.69%) Ubuntu
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) Unix
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) ETL
2 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.26%) Broadcast Engineering
3 4 (10.26%) Change Management
3 4 (10.26%) SOA
3 4 (10.26%) Workflow
4 3 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 3 (7.69%) ERP
4 3 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 3 (7.69%) Quality Management
4 3 (7.69%) Release Management
4 3 (7.69%) Security Architecture
4 3 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (5.13%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (5.13%) Information Security
5 2 (5.13%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 3 (7.69%) Python
2 2 (5.13%) ActionScript
2 2 (5.13%) ActionScript 3.0
2 2 (5.13%) AWK
2 2 (5.13%) BrightScript
2 2 (5.13%) CoffeeScript
2 2 (5.13%) Lua
2 2 (5.13%) PHP
2 2 (5.13%) sed
2 2 (5.13%) VBScript
3 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) CISM
2 3 (7.69%) CISSP
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) MCSA
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) CCSA
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.69%) SLA
3 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) vSphere
3 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Fortify
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Hyperion
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
3 6 (15.38%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) Percona
4 2 (5.13%) Roku
5 1 (2.56%) DoubleClick
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.56%) Veracode