The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DTV in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTV over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 376 362 366
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Contract jobs citing DTV 27 44 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.49% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 37 15
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£385 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £289 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £570 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £345 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £31.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+24.80% -21.87%
DTV
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7914 9060 8308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.40% 37.53% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5403 6357 5758
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 154 173
Average hourly rate £18.85 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.23% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.72 £14.00 £14.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.75 £41.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -10.11%

DTV
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DTV across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

DTV Jobs Demand Trend in London

DTV
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DTV Daily Rate Trend in London

DTV
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DTV across the London region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

DTV Daily Rate Histogram in London

DTV
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

DTV Hourly Rate Trend in London

DTV
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 DTV within the London region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +15 10 £370 -17.72% 7
Surbiton - - - -
DTV
England

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DTV 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 DTV.

1 48 (67.61%) SAP
1 48 (67.61%) Business Intelligence
1 48 (67.61%) Electronics
1 48 (67.61%) Telecoms
1 48 (67.61%) Finance
1 48 (67.61%) Manufacturing
1 48 (67.61%) Programme Management
1 48 (67.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 48 (67.61%) Marketing
1 48 (67.61%) Digital Marketing
2 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.90%) STB
4 11 (15.49%) NHS
4 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (15.49%) TDD
5 10 (14.08%) Video on Demand
6 9 (12.68%) Linux
7 8 (11.27%) XML
7 8 (11.27%) ITIL
7 8 (11.27%) HTML
7 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
7 8 (11.27%) Windows
7 8 (11.27%) Big Data
8 7 (9.86%) C#
8 7 (9.86%) SQL
8 7 (9.86%) Service Management
9 6 (8.45%) Service Delivery
9 6 (8.45%) Scrum
9 6 (8.45%) DVB
9 6 (8.45%) JavaScript

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DTV 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 DTV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.63%) IIS
2 2 (2.82%) Confluence
2 2 (2.82%) SAS
2 2 (2.82%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.82%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.41%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.41%) CMS
3 1 (1.41%) Mule
3 1 (1.41%) Node.js
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) SPSS
2 1 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 48 (67.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.82%) Unica
3 1 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) DVB
2 3 (4.23%) DNS
2 3 (4.23%) Multicast
2 3 (4.23%) Firewall
3 2 (2.82%) DHCP
3 2 (2.82%) FTP
3 2 (2.82%) SAN
3 2 (2.82%) DSL
4 1 (1.41%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.41%) SSL
4 1 (1.41%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.41%) Intranet
4 1 (1.41%) Internet
4 1 (1.41%) OSPF
4 1 (1.41%) BGP
4 1 (1.41%) HTTP
4 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.41%) VPN
4 1 (1.41%) Network Security
4 1 (1.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
1 8 (11.27%) Big Data
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.82%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.82%) MySQL
3 2 (2.82%) Impala
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.41%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.41%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.41%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.41%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) JIRA
1 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.63%) Subversion
2 3 (4.23%) Maven
2 3 (4.23%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.82%) Ant
3 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.82%) Trac
3 2 (2.82%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.41%) Appium
4 1 (1.41%) TestLink
4 1 (1.41%) JUnit
4 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.41%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.41%) Selenium
4 1 (1.41%) TestNG
4 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.41%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
General
1 48 (67.61%) Electronics
1 48 (67.61%) Telecoms
1 48 (67.61%) Finance
1 48 (67.61%) Manufacturing
1 48 (67.61%) Marketing
2 2 (2.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) German Language
3 1 (1.41%) Publishing
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (22.54%) Developer
2 12 (16.90%) Analyst
3 6 (8.45%) Architect
4 4 (5.63%) Project Manager
4 4 (5.63%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (4.23%) Technical Manager
5 3 (4.23%) Business Analyst
5 3 (4.23%) Software Engineer
5 3 (4.23%) Consultant
5 3 (4.23%) Support Analyst
5 3 (4.23%) Administrator
5 3 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (4.23%) Test Engineer
5 3 (4.23%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (2.82%) Desktop Manager
6 2 (2.82%) Web Engineer
6 2 (2.82%) Clinical Coder
6 2 (2.82%) Development Engineer
6 2 (2.82%) Hadoop Administrator
6 2 (2.82%) Embedded Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) HTML
1 8 (11.27%) XML
2 6 (8.45%) .NET
2 6 (8.45%) Web Services
2 6 (8.45%) RESTful
3 4 (5.63%) CSS
4 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.23%) Middleware
4 3 (4.23%) JSON
4 3 (4.23%) HTML5
5 2 (2.82%) Gherkin
5 2 (2.82%) Kafka
5 2 (2.82%) Android SDK
5 2 (2.82%) OpenGL
5 2 (2.82%) Velocity
5 2 (2.82%) jQuery
6 1 (1.41%) Qt
6 1 (1.41%) WCF
6 1 (1.41%) WinForms
6 1 (1.41%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) STB
2 11 (15.49%) NHS
3 10 (14.08%) Video on Demand
4 5 (7.04%) Streaming Video
4 5 (7.04%) IPTV
5 4 (5.63%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.23%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (4.23%) MPEG
7 2 (2.82%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.82%) FMCG
7 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.82%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.41%) User Experience
8 1 (1.41%) iPhone
8 1 (1.41%) Open Source
8 1 (1.41%) iPad
8 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) Linux
2 8 (11.27%) Windows
3 5 (7.04%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (7.04%) Android
4 4 (5.63%) UNIX
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) Tizen
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (67.61%) Business Intelligence
1 48 (67.61%) Programme Management
1 48 (67.61%) Digital Marketing
2 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.49%) TDD
3 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (11.27%) ITIL
5 7 (9.86%) Service Management
6 6 (8.45%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.45%) Scrum
6 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.04%) Customer Insight
7 5 (7.04%) Analytics
8 4 (5.63%) BDD
8 4 (5.63%) Test Scripting
8 4 (5.63%) Time Management
8 4 (5.63%) OOP
8 4 (5.63%) Project Management
9 3 (4.23%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.86%) C#
1 7 (9.86%) SQL
2 6 (8.45%) C++
2 6 (8.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.04%) Python
4 4 (5.63%) Java
4 4 (5.63%) C
5 3 (4.23%) Ruby
6 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.41%) VB
7 1 (1.41%) Perl
7 1 (1.41%) PHP
7 1 (1.41%) R
7 1 (1.41%) GLSL
7 1 (1.41%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Degree
1 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) HL7
2 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.82%) HDFS
2 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.41%) vSphere
2 1 (1.41%) Firmware
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.82%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (67.61%) SAP
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) HP
3 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.82%) F5
4 2 (2.82%) Cloudera
4 2 (2.82%) Citrix
4 2 (2.82%) Cisco
4 2 (2.82%) Cerner
4 2 (2.82%) VMware
5 1 (1.41%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.41%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.41%) Google
5 1 (1.41%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.41%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.41%) Remedy
5 1 (1.41%) Websense
5 1 (1.41%) OpenText
London
PCR
Rate: £450 - £520 per day + or market rate
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £340 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago