The table below looks at the statistics for DVB skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DVB over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 418 434 425
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing DVB 19 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.084% 0.051% 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.40% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 9
Median daily rate £490 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.29% +30.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £415 £355
% change year-on-year
-13.25% +16.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
DVB
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3258 3035 3144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.35% 12.83% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2133 1957 1931
Median daily rate £450 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 86 98
Median hourly rate £21.45 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.13% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

DVB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing DVB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DVB Jobs Demand Trend in London

DVB
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DVB Daily Rate Trend in London

DVB
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DVB across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

DVB Daily Rate Histogram in London

DVB
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

DVB Hourly Rate Trend in London

DVB
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 DVB within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
City of London - 1 £325 -
Osterley - 1 £300 -
DVB
England

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DVB 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 DVB.

1 32 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (64.44%) STB
3 20 (44.44%) Python
4 19 (42.22%) TDD
5 17 (37.78%) JIRA
6 15 (33.33%) Unix
7 12 (26.67%) SQL
7 12 (26.67%) Automated Testing
7 12 (26.67%) Functional Testing
8 11 (24.44%) Interactive TV
8 11 (24.44%) JSON
8 11 (24.44%) IPTV
8 11 (24.44%) Kanban
8 11 (24.44%) XML
9 10 (22.22%) C
9 10 (22.22%) HTML
9 10 (22.22%) Java
9 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 10 (22.22%) Perl
9 10 (22.22%) Ericsson
9 10 (22.22%) Digital TV
9 10 (22.22%) Ruby
9 10 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
10 9 (20.00%) Fat Client
10 9 (20.00%) Subversion
10 9 (20.00%) Thin Client
10 9 (20.00%) OpenTV
10 9 (20.00%) Scrum
10 9 (20.00%) XSD
10 9 (20.00%) Windows

DVB
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 3 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (4.44%) Confluence
2 2 (4.44%) JBoss
2 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.56%) PaintShop Pro
2 7 (15.56%) Photoshop
3 5 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Broadband
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) LDAP
2 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) MS Access
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
2 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (37.78%) JIRA
2 9 (20.00%) Subversion
3 8 (17.78%) Cucumber
3 8 (17.78%) Maven
General
1 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Test Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Broadcast Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Python Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Junior
4 6 (13.33%) Tester
5 4 (8.89%) Junior Test Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Mobile Tester
6 3 (6.67%) Integration Tester
7 2 (4.44%) Android Tester
7 2 (4.44%) DTV Tester
7 2 (4.44%) iOS Tester
7 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Agile Developer
8 1 (2.22%) IPTV Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Solaris Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Telecoms Test Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Video On Demand Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) JSON
1 11 (24.44%) XML
2 10 (22.22%) HTML
3 9 (20.00%) XSD
4 8 (17.78%) Flash
4 8 (17.78%) HTML5
4 8 (17.78%) Spring
5 7 (15.56%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (4.44%) .NET
6 2 (4.44%) CSS
6 2 (4.44%) Middleware
7 1 (2.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (64.44%) STB
2 11 (24.44%) Interactive TV
2 11 (24.44%) IPTV
3 10 (22.22%) Digital TV
4 9 (20.00%) Fat Client
4 9 (20.00%) MPEG
4 9 (20.00%) Thin Client
5 8 (17.78%) BBC
5 8 (17.78%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
7 4 (8.89%) Video on Demand
8 2 (4.44%) New Media
9 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
9 1 (2.22%) Cryptography
9 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
9 1 (2.22%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (2.22%) User Experience
9 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Unix
2 9 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) Android
3 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.44%) Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Solaris
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (42.22%) TDD
3 12 (26.67%) Automated Testing
3 12 (26.67%) Functional Testing
4 11 (24.44%) Kanban
5 9 (20.00%) Scrum
6 8 (17.78%) API Testing
6 8 (17.78%) MVC
6 8 (17.78%) Pair Programming
7 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
7 7 (15.56%) OO
7 7 (15.56%) OOP
7 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
7 7 (15.56%) Test Planning
7 7 (15.56%) Test Scripting
8 6 (13.33%) System Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Integration Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) Python
2 12 (26.67%) SQL
3 10 (22.22%) C
3 10 (22.22%) Java
3 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.22%) Perl
3 10 (22.22%) Ruby
4 9 (20.00%) ANSI C
5 8 (17.78%) ActionScript
5 8 (17.78%) C++
6 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ISEB
2 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.44%) Ansible
2 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Ericsson
2 9 (20.00%) OpenTV
3 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
4 7 (15.56%) Arqiva
5 5 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (4.44%) Huawei
6 2 (4.44%) NetApp
6 2 (4.44%) Nokia
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle
6 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.44%) Virgin Media
6 2 (4.44%) VMware
7 1 (2.22%) BT
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