The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DTV in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTV over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 77 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing DTV 14 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.91% 0.081% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.54% 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 0
Average daily rate
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£311 £295 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £22.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+64.44% -43.75%
DTV
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
395 374 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 25.78% 30.31% 29.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 191 145
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 20
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.79 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.33% +10.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.27 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.75 £23.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

DTV
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

DTV Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DTV
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

DTV Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

DTV
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

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

DTV Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (100.00%) SAP
1 20 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) Electronics
1 20 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 20 (100.00%) Finance
1 20 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 20 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 20 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 20 (100.00%) Marketing
1 20 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 5 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) UNIX
4 4 (20.00%) Windows
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.00%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (15.00%) Server Building
5 3 (15.00%) Citrix
5 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.00%) Agresso
5 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.00%) DHCP
5 3 (15.00%) DNS
6 2 (10.00%) Spring
6 2 (10.00%) Ajax
6 2 (10.00%) TDD

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (10.00%) Confluence
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Lync
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 20 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (15.00%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DHCP
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (15.00%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
3 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JUnit
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 20 (100.00%) Electronics
1 20 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 20 (100.00%) Finance
1 20 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 20 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Business Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Report Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Business Objects Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Report Writer
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) C Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Hybris Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Packager
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) J2EE
1 2 (10.00%) CSS
1 2 (10.00%) JSP
1 2 (10.00%) XML
1 2 (10.00%) XSD
1 2 (10.00%) Spring
1 2 (10.00%) Ajax
1 2 (10.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (10.00%) WCF
1 2 (10.00%) jQuery
1 2 (10.00%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
1 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 20 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (15.00%) Server Building
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) B2C
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) Memory Management
4 2 (10.00%) ATDD
4 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C
2 2 (10.00%) C++
2 2 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) hybris
5 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Brocade
5 1 (5.00%) NetApp