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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 368 354 368
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Contract jobs citing DTV 34 51 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.60% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 45 22
Average daily rate
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£384 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £267 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £540 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 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 £22.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+73.33% -43.75%
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
7832 8557 8659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.72% 37.56% 39.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5398 6012 5888
Average daily rate £463 £450 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 149 199
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.10 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.40 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +12 13 £413 +5.76% 5
DTV
England

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 50 (71.43%) SAP
1 50 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 50 (71.43%) Electronics
1 50 (71.43%) Telecoms
1 50 (71.43%) Finance
1 50 (71.43%) Manufacturing
1 50 (71.43%) Programme Management
1 50 (71.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 50 (71.43%) Marketing
1 50 (71.43%) Digital Marketing
2 21 (30.00%) NHS
3 11 (15.71%) STB
4 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.86%) SQL
5 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
6 8 (11.43%) XML
6 8 (11.43%) Windows
7 7 (10.00%) DVB
7 7 (10.00%) TDD
7 7 (10.00%) Android
7 7 (10.00%) Video on Demand
8 6 (8.57%) IPTV
8 6 (8.57%) Linux
8 6 (8.57%) Web Services
8 6 (8.57%) C#
8 6 (8.57%) HTML
9 5 (7.14%) C
9 5 (7.14%) .NET
9 5 (7.14%) ITIL

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (5.71%) IIS
2 3 (4.29%) Confluence
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.43%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.43%) SAS
4 1 (1.43%) CMS
4 1 (1.43%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.43%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 50 (71.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.86%) Unica
3 1 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.00%) DVB
2 4 (5.71%) Firewall
2 4 (5.71%) DNS
3 3 (4.29%) Multicast
3 3 (4.29%) FTP
4 2 (2.86%) DSL
4 2 (2.86%) Internet
4 2 (2.86%) SAN
4 2 (2.86%) DHCP
4 2 (2.86%) HTTP
4 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.43%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.43%) VPN
5 1 (1.43%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.43%) SSL
5 1 (1.43%) Intranet
5 1 (1.43%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.71%) Big Data
3 3 (4.29%) MySQL
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.86%) QlikView
4 2 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) Impala
5 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.43%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.43%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) JIRA
2 3 (4.29%) Subversion
2 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.86%) Maven
3 2 (2.86%) Ant
3 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.86%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.43%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.43%) Appium
4 1 (1.43%) TestLink
4 1 (1.43%) Trac
4 1 (1.43%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.43%) JUnit
4 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.43%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.43%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.43%) TestNG
4 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 50 (71.43%) Electronics
1 50 (71.43%) Telecoms
1 50 (71.43%) Finance
1 50 (71.43%) Manufacturing
1 50 (71.43%) Marketing
2 1 (1.43%) Publishing
2 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.43%) Banking
2 1 (1.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (20.00%) Developer
2 13 (18.57%) Analyst
3 6 (8.57%) Architect
4 5 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Consultant
6 3 (4.29%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Information Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) NHS Information Analyst
7 2 (2.86%) Desktop Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Clinical Coder
7 2 (2.86%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Auditor
7 2 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (2.86%) Python Developer
7 2 (2.86%) Web Analyst
7 2 (2.86%) Senior Support Analyst
7 2 (2.86%) Test Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) XML
2 6 (8.57%) Web Services
2 6 (8.57%) HTML
3 5 (7.14%) .NET
3 5 (7.14%) RESTful
4 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.29%) CSS
4 3 (4.29%) Middleware
5 2 (2.86%) Velocity
5 2 (2.86%) JSON
5 2 (2.86%) Android SDK
5 2 (2.86%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.43%) Kafka
6 1 (1.43%) OpenGL ES
6 1 (1.43%) NumPy
6 1 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.43%) XHTML
6 1 (1.43%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.00%) NHS
2 11 (15.71%) STB
3 7 (10.00%) Video on Demand
4 6 (8.57%) IPTV
5 4 (5.71%) MPEG
6 3 (4.29%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.86%) Streaming Video
7 2 (2.86%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (2.86%) User Experience
7 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.43%) Replication
8 1 (1.43%) W3C
8 1 (1.43%) PACS
8 1 (1.43%) Animation
8 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.43%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.43%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Windows
2 7 (10.00%) Android
3 6 (8.57%) Linux
4 4 (5.71%) UNIX
5 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.29%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.43%) Tizen
6 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 50 (71.43%) Programme Management
1 50 (71.43%) Digital Marketing
2 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (10.00%) TDD
5 5 (7.14%) ITIL
5 5 (7.14%) Project Management
6 4 (5.71%) Service Management
6 4 (5.71%) OOP
7 3 (4.29%) Analytics
7 3 (4.29%) BDD
7 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.29%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.29%) OO
7 3 (4.29%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.29%) Scrum
7 3 (4.29%) Test Scripting
7 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.86%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.86%) SQL
2 6 (8.57%) C#
3 5 (7.14%) C
4 4 (5.71%) Java
4 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.71%) C++
4 4 (5.71%) Python
5 3 (4.29%) Ruby
6 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.43%) R
7 1 (1.43%) GLSL
7 1 (1.43%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.43%) VB
7 1 (1.43%) Perl
7 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.43%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
1 2 (2.86%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.43%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) HDFS
2 1 (1.43%) Firmware
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.43%) vSphere
2 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.43%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (71.43%) SAP
2 3 (4.29%) F5
2 3 (4.29%) Cisco
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.29%) HP
2 3 (4.29%) Citrix
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle
3 2 (2.86%) VMware
3 2 (2.86%) Blue Coat
3 2 (2.86%) Sourcefire
3 2 (2.86%) Cerner
3 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.86%) Websense
3 2 (2.86%) Juniper
3 2 (2.86%) Adobe
4 1 (1.43%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.43%) Tableau
4 1 (1.43%) Cognos
4 1 (1.43%) BMC
4 1 (1.43%) OpenText