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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 113 119 125
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing DTV 32 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.97% 0.17% 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.83% 0.73% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 4 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
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
835 545 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.36% 23.07% 25.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 345 342
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.98% -7.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 56 63
Average hourly rate £26.50 £23.13 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.59% -39.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DTV across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

DTV Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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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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 -4 12 £363 +45.00% 12
Wiltshire - 3 £400 -
Devon - - - - 2
DTV
England

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 56 (93.33%) Electronics
2 55 (91.67%) Telecoms
2 55 (91.67%) Finance
2 55 (91.67%) Manufacturing
2 55 (91.67%) Programme Management
2 55 (91.67%) SAP
2 55 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 55 (91.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 55 (91.67%) Marketing
2 55 (91.67%) Digital Marketing
3 27 (45.00%) Java
4 18 (30.00%) SQL
4 18 (30.00%) Linux
4 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
6 15 (25.00%) C#
6 15 (25.00%) .NET
7 14 (23.33%) HTML
7 14 (23.33%) CSS
8 13 (21.67%) Web Services
8 13 (21.67%) Oracle
8 13 (21.67%) Python
8 13 (21.67%) E-Commerce
8 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
9 12 (20.00%) Scrum
10 11 (18.33%) PHP
11 10 (16.67%) Spring
11 10 (16.67%) TDD
11 10 (16.67%) Ruby
11 10 (16.67%) jQuery

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.67%) Apache
3 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.67%) JBoss
5 1 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.67%) Commerce Server
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.67%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 55 (91.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.33%) SaaS
3 2 (3.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) Internet
2 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.67%) DVB
3 4 (6.67%) SAN
4 3 (5.00%) NAS
5 2 (3.33%) DLNA
5 2 (3.33%) HTTP
6 1 (1.67%) VPN
6 1 (1.67%) LAN
6 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (8.33%) MySQL
4 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.00%) Voldemort
4 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.00%) HBase
4 3 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.00%) CouchDB
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.67%) Big Data
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Selenium
1 4 (6.67%) Maven
1 4 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.00%) JUnit
2 3 (5.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.33%) FitNesse
3 2 (3.33%) WATIR
3 2 (3.33%) JIRA
3 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.67%) Hudson
4 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
General
1 56 (93.33%) Electronics
2 55 (91.67%) Telecoms
2 55 (91.67%) Finance
2 55 (91.67%) Manufacturing
2 55 (91.67%) Marketing
3 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (46.67%) Developer
2 13 (21.67%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.33%) Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Business Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Software Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Architect
5 6 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
7 4 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) .NET
2 14 (23.33%) HTML
2 14 (23.33%) CSS
3 13 (21.67%) Web Services
4 10 (16.67%) Spring
4 10 (16.67%) jQuery
5 9 (15.00%) JSON
6 8 (13.33%) XML
7 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
7 7 (11.67%) J2EE
8 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (6.67%) Spring MVC
9 4 (6.67%) Hibernate
10 3 (5.00%) DOM
10 3 (5.00%) REST
10 3 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (5.00%) HTML5
10 3 (5.00%) RESTful
10 3 (5.00%) WCF
11 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) MPEG
2 3 (5.00%) Streaming Video
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.67%) iDTV
4 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.67%) NHS
4 1 (1.67%) Clustering
4 1 (1.67%) Open Source
4 1 (1.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.00%) Linux
2 5 (8.33%) UNIX
2 5 (8.33%) Fedora
2 5 (8.33%) CentOS
3 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.33%) Android
4 2 (3.33%) Windows
5 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (91.67%) Programme Management
1 55 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
1 55 (91.67%) Digital Marketing
2 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.67%) E-Commerce
3 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
4 12 (20.00%) Scrum
5 10 (16.67%) TDD
6 9 (15.00%) MVC
7 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.00%) Kanban
8 6 (10.00%) BDD
8 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.00%) DevOps
9 4 (6.67%) High Availability
9 4 (6.67%) OO
10 2 (3.33%) Test Scripting
10 2 (3.33%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.33%) Multithreading
10 2 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.00%) Java
2 18 (30.00%) SQL
3 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
4 15 (25.00%) C#
5 13 (21.67%) Python
6 11 (18.33%) PHP
7 10 (16.67%) Ruby
8 9 (15.00%) Bash Shell
8 9 (15.00%) Perl
9 7 (11.67%) PL/SQL
10 5 (8.33%) C
10 5 (8.33%) C++
11 2 (3.33%) Golang
11 2 (3.33%) PHP5
11 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.67%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) ISEB
3 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) Puppet
2 8 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (91.67%) SAP
2 13 (21.67%) Oracle
3 6 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.00%) hybris
5 2 (3.33%) VMware
5 2 (3.33%) Citrix
6 1 (1.67%) HP
6 1 (1.67%) EMC
6 1 (1.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.67%) Symantec
6 1 (1.67%) ATG
6 1 (1.67%) RedPrairie
6 1 (1.67%) Demandware
6 1 (1.67%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.67%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.67%) Google
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