The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DTV 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 DTV over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 172 218 244
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +26
Contract jobs citing DTV 78 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.82% 0.23% 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.80% 0.90% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 12 4
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£361 £361 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.06% +23.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £326 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +13.33%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2790 2215 2458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.25% 25.79% 25.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1586 1196 1106
Average daily rate £360 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £482 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 113 190
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.50 £44.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -15.76%

DTV
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

DTV Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DTV
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

DTV Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DTV
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DTV across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

DTV Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

DTV
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

DTV Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

DTV
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 DTV within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
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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 -11 19 £351 +4.77% 4
Oxfordshire - 14 £419 -
Middlesex +10 11 £375 -31.81% 1
Buckinghamshire - 10 £394 - 5
Surrey +5 9 £331 +3.11% 4
Berkshire - 9 £260 - 6
Kent -2 1 - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
DTV
England

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 136 (78.61%) Telecoms
2 102 (58.96%) Electronics
3 101 (58.38%) Finance
3 101 (58.38%) Marketing
4 98 (56.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 98 (56.65%) Manufacturing
4 98 (56.65%) Programme Management
4 98 (56.65%) SAP
4 98 (56.65%) Business Intelligence
4 98 (56.65%) Digital Marketing
5 46 (26.59%) Linux
6 42 (24.28%) Software Engineering
7 40 (23.12%) C
8 37 (21.39%) ClearCase
9 35 (20.23%) DVB
10 32 (18.50%) POSIX
11 27 (15.61%) STB
12 26 (15.03%) UML
13 23 (13.29%) ITIL
14 22 (12.72%) Software Architecture
15 21 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (10.98%) Service Management
16 19 (10.98%) Broadband
16 19 (10.98%) Internet
17 16 (9.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 14 (8.09%) Scrum
18 14 (8.09%) PRINCE2
18 14 (8.09%) HTML
18 14 (8.09%) Java
19 13 (7.51%) .NET

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.31%) Confluence
2 4 (2.31%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.73%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.73%) CMS
3 3 (1.73%) Commerce Server
4 2 (1.16%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.58%) SAS
5 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.73%) MS Office
1 3 (1.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.58%) SPSS
2 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 98 (56.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.73%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.58%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.58%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.58%) Force.com
1 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.58%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 35 (20.23%) DVB
2 19 (10.98%) Broadband
2 19 (10.98%) Internet
3 8 (4.62%) WAN
3 8 (4.62%) LAN
4 5 (2.89%) UMTS
4 5 (2.89%) DNS
4 5 (2.89%) MPLS
5 4 (2.31%) LTE
5 4 (2.31%) GSM
6 3 (1.73%) Firewall
6 3 (1.73%) HTTP
6 3 (1.73%) INAP
6 3 (1.73%) Wireshark
7 2 (1.16%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.16%) Network Security
7 2 (1.16%) SIGTRAN
7 2 (1.16%) SS7
7 2 (1.16%) 3G
7 2 (1.16%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.47%) MySQL
3 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.73%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.73%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.73%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.16%) SQL Navigator
5 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.58%) Informix
6 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.58%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.58%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.58%) QlikView
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (21.39%) ClearCase
2 5 (2.89%) JUnit
3 4 (2.31%) JIRA
3 4 (2.31%) Subversion
4 3 (1.73%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.73%) Selenium
4 3 (1.73%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.16%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.16%) Toad
5 2 (1.16%) Ant
6 1 (0.58%) JMeter
6 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.58%) TestLink
6 1 (0.58%) TestNG
6 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.58%) MSBuild
General
1 136 (78.61%) Telecoms
2 102 (58.96%) Electronics
3 101 (58.38%) Finance
3 101 (58.38%) Marketing
4 98 (56.65%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.89%) Retail
6 3 (1.73%) Legal
7 1 (0.58%) Billing
7 1 (0.58%) Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 36 (20.81%) Developer
2 32 (18.50%) Software Engineer
3 29 (16.76%) Analyst
4 19 (10.98%) Service Manager
4 19 (10.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 16 (9.25%) Transition Manager
5 16 (9.25%) Service Transition Manager
6 14 (8.09%) Project Manager
6 14 (8.09%) Business Analyst
7 12 (6.94%) Software Developer
8 8 (4.62%) Embedded Software Developer
9 7 (4.05%) Test Analyst
10 6 (3.47%) Architect
11 5 (2.89%) Technical Manager
11 5 (2.89%) .NET Developer
12 4 (2.31%) Android Developer
12 4 (2.31%) Designer
12 4 (2.31%) Hybris Developer
12 4 (2.31%) Technical Architect
12 4 (2.31%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (18.50%) POSIX
2 14 (8.09%) HTML
3 13 (7.51%) .NET
4 11 (6.36%) XML
5 10 (5.78%) CSS
5 10 (5.78%) Web Services
6 8 (4.62%) jQuery
6 8 (4.62%) ASP.NET
7 7 (4.05%) J2EE
8 5 (2.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (2.31%) Backbone.js
9 4 (2.31%) HTML5
9 4 (2.31%) Spring MVC
9 4 (2.31%) AngularJS
9 4 (2.31%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (2.31%) JSP
9 4 (2.31%) SOAP
9 4 (2.31%) XSD
9 4 (2.31%) Spring
9 4 (2.31%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.61%) STB
2 11 (6.36%) IPTV
2 11 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.78%) NHS
4 6 (3.47%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.89%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (2.89%) Video on Demand
6 4 (2.31%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.31%) Physics
6 4 (2.31%) MPEG
7 3 (1.73%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.73%) CMDB
7 3 (1.73%) Open Source
8 2 (1.16%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.16%) Informatics
8 2 (1.16%) Smartcard
8 2 (1.16%) Interactive TV
9 1 (0.58%) Streaming Media
9 1 (0.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.58%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 46 (26.59%) Linux
2 11 (6.36%) UNIX
3 10 (5.78%) Windows
4 6 (3.47%) Android
5 4 (2.31%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (56.65%) Programme Management
1 98 (56.65%) Business Intelligence
1 98 (56.65%) Digital Marketing
2 42 (24.28%) Software Engineering
3 26 (15.03%) UML
4 23 (13.29%) ITIL
5 22 (12.72%) Software Architecture
6 21 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (10.98%) Service Management
8 14 (8.09%) Scrum
8 14 (8.09%) PRINCE2
9 13 (7.51%) Six Sigma
9 13 (7.51%) Lean Six Sigma
10 11 (6.36%) MVC
11 10 (5.78%) Software Testing
11 10 (5.78%) Project Management
12 9 (5.20%) OO
13 8 (4.62%) E-Commerce
14 7 (4.05%) TDD
14 7 (4.05%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (23.12%) C
2 14 (8.09%) Java
3 11 (6.36%) C#
3 11 (6.36%) JavaScript
4 10 (5.78%) SQL
5 9 (5.20%) Embedded C
5 9 (5.20%) C++
6 3 (1.73%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.73%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.73%) Python
7 2 (1.16%) Groovy
7 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.16%) Perl
7 2 (1.16%) PHP
8 1 (0.58%) Ruby
8 1 (0.58%) VB
8 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.58%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.58%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.58%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 9 (5.20%) ISEB
2 7 (4.05%) Degree
2 7 (4.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.73%) PMP
4 3 (1.73%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.16%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.58%) MCP
6 1 (0.58%) MCSE
6 1 (0.58%) PhD
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.58%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (6.94%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.31%) QA
4 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Firmware
1 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 98 (56.65%) SAP
2 9 (5.20%) HP
2 9 (5.20%) Oracle
3 7 (4.05%) hybris
4 6 (3.47%) Cisco
5 4 (2.31%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.73%) ATG
6 3 (1.73%) BMC
6 3 (1.73%) IBM
6 3 (1.73%) Remedy
7 2 (1.16%) F5
7 2 (1.16%) Symantec
7 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.16%) Perforce
8 1 (0.58%) Google
8 1 (0.58%) NetCracker
8 1 (0.58%) VMware
8 1 (0.58%) Cognos
8 1 (0.58%) Siebel
8 1 (0.58%) CA
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