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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTV over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing DTV 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £372 £374 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.46% +14.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 - £22.50
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
1290 1199 944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.99% 30.66% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 648 483
Median daily rate £388 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 73 83
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -6.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.00 £11.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

DTV
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing DTV as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DTV 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 North West region with a requirement for DTV.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) STB
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) pSOS
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Video on Demand
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) IPTV
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Java ME
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) OO

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DVB
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) J2SE
2 1 (33.33%) Java ME
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) STB
2 1 (33.33%) IPTV
2 1 (33.33%) MPEG
2 1 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (33.33%) pSOS
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft