The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DTV in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTV over the 3 months to 3 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 126 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DTV 21 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% - 0.083%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.11% - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +1.51%
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
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
993 735 683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 28.88% 26.63% 28.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 428 325
Average daily rate £378 £325 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.15% +3.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 58 65
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.11 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%

DTV
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

DTV Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DTV
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

DTV Daily Rate Trend in the North West

DTV
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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

DTV Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

DTV
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

DTV Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

DTV
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTV within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Manchester - 7 £295 - 4
Lancashire - - - - 1
DTV
England

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 24 (96.00%) SAP
1 24 (96.00%) Business Intelligence
1 24 (96.00%) Electronics
1 24 (96.00%) Telecoms
1 24 (96.00%) Finance
1 24 (96.00%) Manufacturing
1 24 (96.00%) Programme Management
1 24 (96.00%) Marketing
1 24 (96.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 24 (96.00%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (28.00%) MS Project
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 6 (24.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (20.00%) Degree
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) Agresso
4 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (20.00%) VCP4
5 4 (16.00%) hybris
5 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) NHS
6 3 (12.00%) Citrix
6 3 (12.00%) HTML
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (12.00%) CSS
6 3 (12.00%) UNIX
6 3 (12.00%) OO

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (8.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (8.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) Commerce Server
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Project
2 6 (24.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (96.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (20.00%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) WAN
1 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) DMZ
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) MPLS
2 1 (4.00%) OSPF
2 1 (4.00%) BGP
2 1 (4.00%) DVB
2 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
2 1 (4.00%) VPLS
2 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.00%) NAS
2 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JUnit
1 2 (8.00%) Subversion
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 24 (96.00%) Electronics
1 24 (96.00%) Telecoms
1 24 (96.00%) Finance
1 24 (96.00%) Manufacturing
1 24 (96.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Hybris Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.00%) QA Tester
6 1 (4.00%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Project Officer
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) NHS Information Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Information Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
1 3 (12.00%) CSS
1 3 (12.00%) jQuery
1 3 (12.00%) Ajax
2 2 (8.00%) Spring MVC
2 2 (8.00%) JSP
2 2 (8.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) XSD
2 2 (8.00%) Spring
2 2 (8.00%) J2EE
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) RESTful
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.00%) HTML5
3 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (4.00%) CSS3
3 1 (4.00%) Autofac
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) NHS
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) STB
3 1 (4.00%) Celerra
3 1 (4.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Business Intelligence
1 24 (96.00%) Programme Management
1 24 (96.00%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.00%) OO
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) MVC
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) Validation
6 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (8.00%) BDD
6 2 (8.00%) Change Control
6 2 (8.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
1 5 (20.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) XenApp
2 1 (4.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) SAP
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) hybris
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 2 (8.00%) EMC
5 2 (8.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.00%) Nortel
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco
6 1 (4.00%) IBM
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya
6 1 (4.00%) Lotus
6 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.00%) ATG
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