The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DTV in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTV over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 132 145 125
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Contract jobs citing DTV 12 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.063% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% 0.24% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 1
Average daily rate £313 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 - £40.00
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
953 831 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.69% 26.01% 24.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 504 372
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £226 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 53 43
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% +51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £44.55 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

DTV
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

DTV Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DTV
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

DTV Daily Rate Trend in the South West

DTV
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

DTV Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

DTV
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 5 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
Bristol +5 9 £325 -7.14% 1
DTV
England

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) Python
2 12 (92.31%) HbbTV
3 11 (84.62%) Degree
4 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
5 7 (53.85%) HTML
6 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
6 6 (46.15%) Broadband
6 6 (46.15%) MPEG
6 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
6 6 (46.15%) OIPF
7 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (30.77%) Video on Demand
8 4 (30.77%) IPTV
8 4 (30.77%) DVB
9 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
9 1 (7.69%) REST
9 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
9 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
9 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
9 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (7.69%) Android Development
9 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
9 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 1 (7.69%) Spring
9 1 (7.69%) Java
9 1 (7.69%) JSON
9 1 (7.69%) Spanish Language
9 1 (7.69%) QA
9 1 (7.69%) Grails

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) HbbTV
2 6 (46.15%) Broadband
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 4 (30.77%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Python Software Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Development Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Research Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) DTV Engineer
5 3 (23.08%) Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Python Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
7 1 (7.69%) DTV Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Java Web Applications Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Grails
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.69%) JDBC
2 1 (7.69%) JPA
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
2 6 (46.15%) MPEG
3 4 (30.77%) IPTV
3 4 (30.77%) Video on Demand
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Android Development
3 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) OIPF
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle