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 26 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 409 425 394
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -31
Contract jobs citing DTV 11 11 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.052% 0.047% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.13% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 23
Median daily rate £393 £355 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.56% -16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £325 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £580 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £336 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £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
7837 8497 8893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.71% 36.48% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5576 5943 6101
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £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 116 142 157
Median hourly rate £20.26 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.30% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.20 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £52.17 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

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
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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTV within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Hayes - 1 - -
DTV
England

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 20 (68.97%) STB
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (51.72%) C++
4 14 (48.28%) Python
5 13 (44.83%) Linux
5 13 (44.83%) OO
5 13 (44.83%) JIRA
6 12 (41.38%) Middleware
6 12 (41.38%) Multithreading
7 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
7 11 (37.93%) Embedded Systems
7 11 (37.93%) Functional Testing
7 11 (37.93%) Non-Functional Testing
7 11 (37.93%) Subversion
8 10 (34.48%) Degree
8 10 (34.48%) JSON
8 10 (34.48%) Device Driver
8 10 (34.48%) HTTP
8 10 (34.48%) C
8 10 (34.48%) Software Architecture
8 10 (34.48%) RESTful
8 10 (34.48%) API Development
9 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
9 9 (31.03%) IPTV
10 8 (27.59%) DVB
11 6 (20.69%) LXC
11 6 (20.69%) Qt
11 6 (20.69%) OpenGL
11 6 (20.69%) TDD
11 6 (20.69%) Telecoms

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%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) HTTP
2 8 (27.59%) DVB
3 2 (6.90%) Broadband
3 2 (6.90%) HbbTV
3 2 (6.90%) LDAP
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) JIRA
2 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
2 11 (37.93%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.45%) Trac
General
1 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Middleware Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) DTV Tester
6 3 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Python Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Audio Visual Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) C++ Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C++ Middleware 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 10 (34.48%) JSON
2 10 (34.48%) RESTful
3 6 (20.69%) OpenGL
3 6 (20.69%) Qt
4 3 (10.34%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (6.90%) WebKit
6 1 (3.45%) .NET
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.45%) HTML
6 1 (3.45%) HTML5
6 1 (3.45%) LINQ
6 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) STB
2 11 (37.93%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (34.48%) Device Driver
4 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
4 9 (31.03%) IPTV
5 4 (13.79%) Video on Demand
6 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
7 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
7 2 (6.90%) MPEG
8 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
8 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
8 1 (3.45%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) OO
3 12 (41.38%) Multithreading
4 11 (37.93%) Functional Testing
4 11 (37.93%) Non-Functional Testing
5 10 (34.48%) API Development
5 10 (34.48%) Software Architecture
6 6 (20.69%) TDD
7 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.79%) Business Development
8 4 (13.79%) Network Architecture
8 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
9 3 (10.34%) OOP
10 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
10 2 (6.90%) System Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Test Planning
11 1 (3.45%) High Availability
11 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) C++
2 14 (48.28%) Python
3 10 (34.48%) C
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) C#
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) HP
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft