The table below looks at the statistics for DRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DRM over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank - 261 262
Contract jobs citing DRM 0 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.063% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.079% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £600 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £600 £350
% change year-on-year
-22.91% +71.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
DRM
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6122 7581 7607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.15% 79.66% 76.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3644 4468 4276
Median daily rate £420 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 309 283
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +64.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

DRM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing DRM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DRM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DRM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

DRM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DRM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

DRM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

DRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DRM 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 DRM.

1 3 (75.00%) MPEG
1 3 (75.00%) IPTV
1 3 (75.00%) Tektronix
1 3 (75.00%) Video on Demand
2 2 (50.00%) Video Processing
2 2 (50.00%) Video Content Ingestion
2 2 (50.00%) SSH
2 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Streaming Video
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) RIP
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) DOCSIS
2 2 (50.00%) Digital TV
2 2 (50.00%) Telnet
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

DRM
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 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) DOCSIS
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) OSPF
1 2 (50.00%) RIP
1 2 (50.00%) SNMP
1 2 (50.00%) SSH
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Telnet
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Multicast
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Video On Demand Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IPTV Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Project Office Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (25.00%) HEVC
2 1 (25.00%) PlayReady
2 1 (25.00%) Widevine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) IPTV
1 3 (75.00%) MPEG
1 3 (75.00%) Video on Demand
2 2 (50.00%) Digital TV
2 2 (50.00%) Streaming Video
3 1 (25.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Video Content Ingestion
1 2 (50.00%) Video Processing
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scalability Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Tektronix
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Nagra
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
Berkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £315.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago