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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTV over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 406 416 397
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Contract jobs citing DTV 12 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.039% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.11% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 22
Median daily rate £420 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £660 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £372 £361 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.97% +4.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £22.50
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
7942 8344 8728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.51% 36.33% 37.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5680 5738 6121
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 143 158
Median hourly rate £21.17 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.61% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.17 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.24 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.64% -8.82%

DTV
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing DTV as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DTV 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 DTV.

1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (58.62%) STB
2 15 (51.72%) C++
3 14 (48.28%) Linux
3 14 (48.28%) JIRA
4 13 (44.83%) Python
4 13 (44.83%) HTTP
5 12 (41.38%) OO
5 12 (41.38%) Middleware
5 12 (41.38%) Subversion
5 12 (41.38%) Multithreading
5 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
6 11 (37.93%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (37.93%) Functional Testing
6 11 (37.93%) Non-Functional Testing
6 11 (37.93%) Degree
6 11 (37.93%) JSON
7 10 (34.48%) IPTV
7 10 (34.48%) RESTful
7 10 (34.48%) Software Architecture
7 10 (34.48%) Device Driver
7 10 (34.48%) C
7 10 (34.48%) API Development
8 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
9 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
10 6 (20.69%) LXC
10 6 (20.69%) OpenGL
10 6 (20.69%) Qt
11 5 (17.24%) Video on Demand
11 5 (17.24%) TDD

DTV
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 2 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) nginx
2 1 (3.45%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) HTTP
2 5 (17.24%) DVB
3 2 (6.90%) HbbTV
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) SSL
4 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (48.28%) JIRA
2 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
2 12 (41.38%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) Ant
3 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.45%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) Trac
3 1 (3.45%) WebObjects
General
1 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Middleware Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.34%) DTV Tester
6 3 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Audio Visual Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) C++ Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C++ Middleware Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Digital Developer
7 2 (6.90%) DTV Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Integration Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) Middleware
2 11 (37.93%) JSON
3 10 (34.48%) RESTful
4 6 (20.69%) OpenGL
4 6 (20.69%) Qt
5 4 (13.79%) HTML
6 2 (6.90%) .NET
6 2 (6.90%) CSS
6 2 (6.90%) HTML5
6 2 (6.90%) LINQ
6 2 (6.90%) WebKit
6 2 (6.90%) XML
7 1 (3.45%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (3.45%) ActiveX
7 1 (3.45%) Ajax
7 1 (3.45%) Apache CXF
7 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (3.45%) WCF
7 1 (3.45%) WPF
7 1 (3.45%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (58.62%) STB
2 11 (37.93%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (34.48%) Device Driver
3 10 (34.48%) IPTV
4 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
5 5 (17.24%) Video on Demand
6 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
6 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
7 2 (6.90%) MPEG
7 2 (6.90%) Streaming Video
8 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
8 1 (3.45%) Interactive TV
8 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
8 1 (3.45%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (3.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) CentOS
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Solaris
3 1 (3.45%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Multithreading
2 12 (41.38%) OO
3 11 (37.93%) Functional Testing
3 11 (37.93%) Non-Functional Testing
4 10 (34.48%) API Development
4 10 (34.48%) Software Architecture
5 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.24%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) Business Development
6 4 (13.79%) Network Architecture
6 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) Test Planning
8 1 (3.45%) DevOps
8 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
8 1 (3.45%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) C++
2 13 (44.83%) Python
3 10 (34.48%) C
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) Java
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) SQL
6 1 (3.45%) C#
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) HP
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat