The table below looks at the statistics for DRM 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 DRM over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank 365 384 377
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Contract jobs citing DRM 42 24 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 25
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£463 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £350 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £518 £450 £538
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -16.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
18648 18639 19042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.14% 79.03% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13359 13048 13217
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 229 271
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.50 £53.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

DRM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DRM across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DRM within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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 -9 7 £488 +39.28% 1
Canary Wharf - 5 - -
Docklands, London - 2 £450 -
Ealing - 1 - -
DRM
England

DRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DRM 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 DRM.

1 32 (47.06%) Hyperion
2 30 (44.12%) Essbase
3 26 (38.24%) Finance
4 21 (30.88%) Oracle
5 19 (27.94%) Video on Demand
6 18 (26.47%) Hyperion Planning
7 14 (20.59%) SQL
7 14 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (16.18%) VBA
8 11 (16.18%) Hyperion Smart View
9 10 (14.71%) ETL
9 10 (14.71%) Internet
10 9 (13.24%) E-Commerce
10 9 (13.24%) HTML
10 9 (13.24%) IPTV
11 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
11 8 (11.76%) Ruby
11 8 (11.76%) Web Services
11 8 (11.76%) SOAP
12 7 (10.29%) Linux
12 7 (10.29%) Java
12 7 (10.29%) JavaScript
12 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (10.29%) Banking
12 7 (10.29%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (8.82%) Data Integration
13 6 (8.82%) Selenium
13 6 (8.82%) Test Automation
13 6 (8.82%) WebDriver
13 6 (8.82%) Cucumber

DRM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DRM 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 DRM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.88%) Mule
1 4 (5.88%) Mule ESB
2 2 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (1.47%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) LiveLink
Business Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Hyperion Planning
2 6 (8.82%) HFM
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) Internet
2 4 (5.88%) DVB
2 4 (5.88%) FTP
3 2 (2.94%) Network Security
4 1 (1.47%) HTTP
4 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.47%) LDAP
4 1 (1.47%) Broadband
4 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.47%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (44.12%) Essbase
2 14 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (16.18%) Hyperion Smart View
4 7 (10.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (4.41%) EDRMS
6 2 (2.94%) MySQL
7 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Selenium
1 6 (8.82%) WebDriver
1 6 (8.82%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.41%) JMeter
3 3 (4.41%) JIRA
4 1 (1.47%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.47%) Subversion
4 1 (1.47%) Calabash
4 1 (1.47%) eggPlant
4 1 (1.47%) Appium
General
1 26 (38.24%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.29%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Billing
4 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.47%) Legal
4 1 (1.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) Architect
3 11 (16.18%) Consultant
4 10 (14.71%) Hyperion Developer
5 9 (13.24%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (11.76%) Hyperion Consultant
7 7 (10.29%) Analyst
8 6 (8.82%) Test Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Business Analyst
9 5 (7.35%) Essbase Developer
10 4 (5.88%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.88%) Technical Leader
11 3 (4.41%) Financial Analyst
11 3 (4.41%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (4.41%) Senior Developer
11 3 (4.41%) Automation Engineer
11 3 (4.41%) Test Automation Engineer
11 3 (4.41%) iOS Developer
12 2 (2.94%) Essbase Consultant
12 2 (2.94%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) HTML
2 8 (11.76%) SOAP
2 8 (11.76%) Web Services
3 6 (8.82%) CSS
3 6 (8.82%) REST
4 4 (5.88%) FFmpeg
5 3 (4.41%) RESTful
6 2 (2.94%) JSON
6 2 (2.94%) Gherkin
6 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.94%) PlayReady
6 2 (2.94%) XML
7 1 (1.47%) DOM
7 1 (1.47%) Middleware
7 1 (1.47%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.47%) Spring
7 1 (1.47%) JSP
7 1 (1.47%) Struts
7 1 (1.47%) HTML5
7 1 (1.47%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Video on Demand
2 9 (13.24%) IPTV
3 6 (8.82%) Data Integration
4 5 (7.35%) STB
5 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.88%) MPEG
5 4 (5.88%) Wiki
6 3 (4.41%) User Experience
6 3 (4.41%) Streaming Video
6 3 (4.41%) E-Learning
7 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.94%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.94%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (1.47%) Chromecast
8 1 (1.47%) Apple TV
8 1 (1.47%) PlayStation
8 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.47%) PMI
8 1 (1.47%) EFT
8 1 (1.47%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Linux
2 6 (8.82%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.41%) Android
3 3 (4.41%) VMS
4 2 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Windows
5 1 (1.47%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.71%) ETL
2 9 (13.24%) E-Commerce
3 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (8.82%) Content Management
4 6 (8.82%) Data Management
4 6 (8.82%) Test Automation
5 5 (7.35%) Waterfall
5 5 (7.35%) Kanban
5 5 (7.35%) V-Model
5 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (7.35%) Scrum
5 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.35%) Project Management
5 5 (7.35%) CRM
5 5 (7.35%) Workflow
6 4 (5.88%) TDD
6 4 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.88%) Information Security
6 4 (5.88%) Investment Management
6 4 (5.88%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.59%) SQL
2 11 (16.18%) VBA
3 8 (11.76%) Ruby
4 7 (10.29%) Java
4 7 (10.29%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.88%) Jython
6 3 (4.41%) Apple Swift
6 3 (4.41%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) ACCA
1 4 (5.88%) CIMA
2 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.47%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) CISA
2 1 (1.47%) CISM
2 1 (1.47%) ISEB
2 1 (1.47%) CISSP
2 1 (1.47%) PMP
2 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (47.06%) Hyperion
2 21 (30.88%) Oracle
3 5 (7.35%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.94%) Tandberg
4 2 (2.94%) Broadcom
4 2 (2.94%) Apple
5 1 (1.47%) Roku
5 1 (1.47%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.47%) Symantec
5 1 (1.47%) McAfee
5 1 (1.47%) Websense
5 1 (1.47%) OpenText
5 1 (1.47%) HP
5 1 (1.47%) CA
5 1 (1.47%) Informatica
5 1 (1.47%) Pegasus