The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital TV in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital TV over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Television (Digital TV)
Rank 236 245 254
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Contract jobs citing Digital TV 10 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.60% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 11
Median daily rate £354 £475 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.52% +31.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £277 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 £448 £351
% change year-on-year
-20.94% +27.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £44.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.50 -
% change year-on-year
-4.49% -
Digital TV
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2313 3017 3109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.88% 32.01% 31.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1264 1740 1714
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 183 185
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £16.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +6.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

Digital TV
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Digital TV as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Digital TV Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Digital TV
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Digital TV across the South East region.

Digital TV Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Digital TV
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Digital TV across the South East region.

Digital TV Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Digital TV
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital TV within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Middlesex - 5 £348 -
Surrey +23 4 £360 -0.68%
Hampshire +18 1 £361 +6.96%
Digital TV
England

Digital TV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Digital TV 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 South East region with a requirement for Digital TV.

1 11 (64.71%) MPEG
1 11 (64.71%) Scrum
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) STB
2 10 (58.82%) C
3 9 (52.94%) C++
3 9 (52.94%) HTML
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) SOA
3 9 (52.94%) HTTP
3 9 (52.94%) DVB
3 9 (52.94%) TDD
3 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
3 9 (52.94%) HTML5
3 9 (52.94%) NoSQL
3 9 (52.94%) Node.js
3 9 (52.94%) REST
4 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
5 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (35.29%) Software Architecture
5 6 (35.29%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (29.41%) Degree
6 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
6 5 (29.41%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (29.41%) Internet
6 5 (29.41%) Six Sigma
6 5 (29.41%) Broadband
6 5 (29.41%) ISO 9001
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL

Digital TV
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) DVB
1 9 (52.94%) HTTP
2 5 (29.41%) Broadband
2 5 (29.41%) Internet
3 2 (11.76%) BGP
3 2 (11.76%) DOCSIS
3 2 (11.76%) MPLS
3 2 (11.76%) OSPF
3 2 (11.76%) RIP
3 2 (11.76%) SNMP
3 2 (11.76%) SSH
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) Telnet
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) ClearCase
General
1 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Service Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Service Transition Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Transition Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Video On Demand Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) IPTV Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) HTML
1 9 (52.94%) HTML5
1 9 (52.94%) Node.js
1 9 (52.94%) REST
2 2 (11.76%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) MPEG
2 10 (58.82%) STB
3 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.76%) IPTV
4 2 (11.76%) Streaming Video
4 2 (11.76%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) CentOS
2 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (64.71%) Scrum
2 9 (52.94%) SOA
2 9 (52.94%) TDD
3 6 (35.29%) Continuous Deployment
3 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (35.29%) Software Architecture
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 5 (29.41%) Lean Six Sigma
4 5 (29.41%) Six Sigma
5 4 (23.53%) Service Management
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) User Stories
7 2 (11.76%) DRM
7 2 (11.76%) Validation
7 2 (11.76%) Video Content Ingestion
7 2 (11.76%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C
2 9 (52.94%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
3 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
3 3 (17.65%) Perl
3 3 (17.65%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) ISO 9001
1 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
1 3 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (17.65%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) SaltStack
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe
2 2 (11.76%) Apple
2 2 (11.76%) Tektronix
3 1 (5.88%) VMware