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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 90 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DTV 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% - 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% - 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£283 - £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.78% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
369 297 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 26.28% 25.98% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 163 174
Average daily rate £350 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.71% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 24
Average hourly rate £14.63 £20.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.87% +48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.11 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £32.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) SAP
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Programme Management
1 5 (83.33%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
1 5 (83.33%) Electronics
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
1 5 (83.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) MS Project
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Agresso
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) EDMS
3 1 (16.67%) DVB

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (16.67%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) EDMS
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Couchbase
General
1 5 (83.33%) Electronics
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Integration Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) NHS Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) LINQ
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) Autofac
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (16.67%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
1 1 (16.67%) STB
1 1 (16.67%) Informatics
1 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Programme Management
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) ATDD
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft