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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DRM over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank 248 258 236
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Contract jobs citing DRM 9 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.011% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.014% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £480 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.36% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Average hourly rate - £45.50 £15.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +195.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
- +195.93%
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
6805 7324 6228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.53% 77.35% 74.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4175 4011 3318
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 291 240 261
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £45.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

DRM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DRM across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DRM within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Hampshire - 8 £480 -
Berkshire - 1 - - 1
DRM
England

DRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing DRM 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 DRM.

1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
1 12 (80.00%) Web Services
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Remedy
2 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
2 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Hyperion
4 4 (26.67%) Essbase
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) Data Integration
4 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (26.67%) HFM
4 4 (26.67%) BPEL
4 4 (26.67%) MDX
4 4 (26.67%) WCF
4 4 (26.67%) WF
4 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (26.67%) EDI
4 4 (26.67%) ERP
4 4 (26.67%) SOA
4 4 (26.67%) XML
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
4 4 (26.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (26.67%) SOAP
4 4 (26.67%) JD Edwards

DRM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing DRM 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 DRM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (26.67%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) BGP
1 3 (20.00%) DOCSIS
1 3 (20.00%) MPLS
1 3 (20.00%) OSPF
1 3 (20.00%) RIP
1 3 (20.00%) SNMP
1 3 (20.00%) SSH
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (20.00%) Telnet
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (26.67%) Essbase
1 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle ODI
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
1 4 (26.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Designer
1 7 (46.67%) Solutions Designer
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Integration Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Data Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Data Integration Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Tester
6 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Architect
6 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) AppFabric
2 4 (26.67%) EDI
2 4 (26.67%) MDX
2 4 (26.67%) MSMQ
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (26.67%) REST
2 4 (26.67%) SOAP
2 4 (26.67%) WCF
2 4 (26.67%) WF
2 4 (26.67%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Integration
2 3 (20.00%) DTV
2 3 (20.00%) IPTV
2 3 (20.00%) MPEG
2 3 (20.00%) Streaming Video
2 3 (20.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) BPEL
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) ERP
2 4 (26.67%) SDLC
2 4 (26.67%) SOA
2 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (20.00%) API Integration
3 3 (20.00%) B2B
3 3 (20.00%) B2C
3 3 (20.00%) Data Transformation
3 3 (20.00%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 3 (20.00%) Kanban
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
3 3 (20.00%) Video Processing
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
1 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) Remedy
3 4 (26.67%) Hyperion
3 4 (26.67%) IBM
3 4 (26.67%) JD Edwards
4 3 (20.00%) Adobe
4 3 (20.00%) Apple
4 3 (20.00%) Tektronix
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