The table below looks at the statistics for DRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DRM over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing DRM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £513 £250
% change year-on-year
-6.34% +105.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.50 -
DRM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
143 114 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 85.12% 71.70% 80.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 66 121
Average daily rate £400 £387 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% -10.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 17
Average hourly rate £48.50 £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

DRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DRM across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

DRM Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex