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 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 72 116 105
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -11
Contract jobs citing DTV 69 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.16% 0.89% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.79% 3.62% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 26 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+32.07% -29.33%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
886 746 562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.73% 24.48% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 466 325
Average daily rate £375 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 51 35
Average hourly rate £35.50 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.04% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.27% +8.75%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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
Bristol +1 22 £365 +4.28% 9
Gloucestershire +8 19 £420 +12.00% 4
Wiltshire -4 2 £351 +12.16%
Somerset +1 1 £360 +16.12% 3
Devon -2 1 £250 - 1
DTV
England

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 103 (93.64%) SAP
1 103 (93.64%) Business Intelligence
1 103 (93.64%) Electronics
1 103 (93.64%) Telecoms
1 103 (93.64%) Finance
1 103 (93.64%) Manufacturing
1 103 (93.64%) Programme Management
1 103 (93.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 103 (93.64%) Marketing
1 103 (93.64%) Digital Marketing
2 27 (24.55%) Java
3 23 (20.91%) SQL
3 23 (20.91%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (17.27%) JavaScript
5 18 (16.36%) E-Commerce
6 16 (14.55%) Linux
6 16 (14.55%) Retail
6 16 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (13.64%) .NET
7 15 (13.64%) Scrum
8 14 (12.73%) Web Services
9 13 (11.82%) C#
9 13 (11.82%) MVC
9 13 (11.82%) Project Management
9 13 (11.82%) Spring
10 12 (10.91%) HTML
11 11 (10.00%) CSS
12 10 (9.09%) Hibernate
12 10 (9.09%) ASP.NET
12 10 (9.09%) MS Project

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 10 (9.09%) Mule
2 6 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.64%) Commerce Server
3 4 (3.64%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.82%) Node.js
4 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.82%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.91%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (9.09%) MS Project
2 8 (7.27%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.82%) FastStats
3 2 (1.82%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 103 (93.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.82%) Agresso
2 2 (1.82%) Unica
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.91%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.91%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.82%) SmartFocus
2 2 (1.82%) CheetahMail
2 2 (1.82%) Pure360
2 2 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.91%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) Broadband
1 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.82%) DVB
2 1 (0.91%) Wireless
2 1 (0.91%) LAN
2 1 (0.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.73%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.73%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.73%) Big Data
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.91%) Essbase
6 1 (0.91%) DB2
6 1 (0.91%) OLAP
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.91%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 9 (8.18%) Maven
2 5 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.64%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.73%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.82%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.82%) JIRA
5 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.91%) ERwin
6 1 (0.91%) Selenium
6 1 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.91%) WebDriver
General
1 103 (93.64%) Electronics
1 103 (93.64%) Telecoms
1 103 (93.64%) Finance
1 103 (93.64%) Manufacturing
1 103 (93.64%) Marketing
2 16 (14.55%) Retail
3 8 (7.27%) Games
4 1 (0.91%) Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (43.64%) Developer
2 15 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 12 (10.91%) Java Developer
4 11 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 10 (9.09%) Analyst
5 10 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (7.27%) Consultant
7 7 (6.36%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.36%) .NET Developer
8 6 (5.45%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (5.45%) Business Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.45%) iOS Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Android Developer
10 4 (3.64%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 4 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.64%) .NET
2 14 (12.73%) Web Services
3 13 (11.82%) Spring
4 12 (10.91%) HTML
5 11 (10.00%) CSS
6 10 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 10 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 10 (9.09%) Spring MVC
6 10 (9.09%) JPA
7 9 (8.18%) JSON
7 9 (8.18%) XML
8 8 (7.27%) jQuery
9 7 (6.36%) REST
10 6 (5.45%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (5.45%) Apache Camel
10 6 (5.45%) SOAP
11 5 (4.55%) J2ME
11 5 (4.55%) Android SDK
11 5 (4.55%) HTML5
11 5 (4.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) NHS
1 8 (7.27%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.55%) iPhone
3 5 (4.55%) User Experience
4 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (2.73%) FMCG
5 2 (1.82%) Video on Demand
5 2 (1.82%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.82%) IPTV
5 2 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.82%) MPEG
5 2 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.91%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.91%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.91%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.91%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.55%) Linux
2 9 (8.18%) Apple iOS
3 7 (6.36%) Android
4 5 (4.55%) Windows
4 5 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.73%) Amazon Linux
6 2 (1.82%) CentOS
6 2 (1.82%) Fedora
7 1 (0.91%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.91%) Solaris
7 1 (0.91%) Debian
7 1 (0.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (93.64%) Business Intelligence
1 103 (93.64%) Programme Management
1 103 (93.64%) Digital Marketing
2 23 (20.91%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (16.36%) E-Commerce
4 15 (13.64%) Scrum
5 13 (11.82%) MVC
5 13 (11.82%) Project Management
6 10 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 10 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 8 (7.27%) TDD
8 7 (6.36%) Logistics
8 7 (6.36%) iOS Development
9 6 (5.45%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (5.45%) Migration
9 6 (5.45%) ITIL
10 5 (4.55%) Android Development
10 5 (4.55%) DevOps
10 5 (4.55%) Data Migration
10 5 (4.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (24.55%) Java
2 23 (20.91%) SQL
3 19 (17.27%) JavaScript
4 13 (11.82%) C#
5 8 (7.27%) Python
6 6 (5.45%) Objective-C
7 5 (4.55%) Ruby
7 5 (4.55%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.64%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.82%) PHP
9 2 (1.82%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.91%) C
10 1 (0.91%) Perl
10 1 (0.91%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.91%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (6.36%) Degree
2 4 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) HL7
2 2 (1.82%) QA
3 1 (0.91%) SLA
3 1 (0.91%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.82%) GPFS
1 2 (1.82%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.73%) Puppet
3 2 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 103 (93.64%) SAP
2 9 (8.18%) Oracle
3 8 (7.27%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.36%) Red Hat
4 7 (6.36%) IBM
5 5 (4.55%) hybris
6 4 (3.64%) ATG
7 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.91%) Tableau
8 1 (0.91%) Talend
8 1 (0.91%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.91%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.91%) VMware
8 1 (0.91%) Teradata
8 1 (0.91%) Google
8 1 (0.91%) Netezza
8 1 (0.91%) DataFlux
8 1 (0.91%) Zend
8 1 (0.91%) CODA
8 1 (0.91%) Sage