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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 102 118 121
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Contract jobs citing DTV 37 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.18% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.55% 0.52% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 1 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £350 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £350 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £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
814 581 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.90% 23.33% 26.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 357 338
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £221 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 40 68
Average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% -45.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.98 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
(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 +7 15 £375 - 16
Somerset - 4 £413 - 5
Wiltshire - - - -
DTV
England

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 63 (94.03%) Electronics
2 62 (92.54%) Telecoms
2 62 (92.54%) Finance
2 62 (92.54%) Manufacturing
2 62 (92.54%) SAP
2 62 (92.54%) Business Intelligence
2 62 (92.54%) Programme Management
2 62 (92.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 62 (92.54%) Marketing
2 62 (92.54%) Digital Marketing
3 27 (40.30%) Java
4 20 (29.85%) Linux
5 19 (28.36%) JavaScript
5 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (26.87%) E-Commerce
7 17 (25.37%) HTML
7 17 (25.37%) CSS
8 14 (20.90%) Python
9 13 (19.40%) Web Services
9 13 (19.40%) PHP
9 13 (19.40%) Scrum
9 13 (19.40%) TDD
9 13 (19.40%) Spring
9 13 (19.40%) Software Engineering
10 12 (17.91%) Ruby
10 12 (17.91%) SQL
10 12 (17.91%) Oracle
11 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
11 11 (16.42%) jQuery
12 10 (14.93%) Puppet

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 6 (8.96%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) Apache
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.49%) Commerce Server
4 1 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) MS Project
3 1 (1.49%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 62 (92.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.49%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (1.49%) SAP MDM
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.94%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.96%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.48%) SaaS
3 3 (4.48%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) Internet
2 6 (8.96%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.46%) SAN
4 4 (5.97%) DVB
5 3 (4.48%) NAS
6 2 (2.99%) DLNA
7 1 (1.49%) Firewall
7 1 (1.49%) LAN
7 1 (1.49%) WAN
7 1 (1.49%) HTTP
7 1 (1.49%) VPN
7 1 (1.49%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (10.45%) MySQL
3 5 (7.46%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.48%) CouchDB
5 3 (4.48%) HBase
5 3 (4.48%) Voldemort
5 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.99%) DB2
7 1 (1.49%) Siebel EIM
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Maven
2 3 (4.48%) Selenium
2 3 (4.48%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.99%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.99%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (2.99%) FitNesse
3 2 (2.99%) WATIR
3 2 (2.99%) JIRA
3 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.99%) ERwin
4 1 (1.49%) JUnit
4 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.49%) Hudson
4 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
General
1 63 (94.03%) Electronics
2 62 (92.54%) Telecoms
2 62 (92.54%) Finance
2 62 (92.54%) Manufacturing
2 62 (92.54%) Marketing
3 7 (10.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Developer
2 17 (25.37%) Analyst
3 12 (17.91%) Java Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Business Analyst
5 9 (13.43%) Architect
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.46%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) HTML
1 17 (25.37%) CSS
2 13 (19.40%) Web Services
2 13 (19.40%) Spring
3 11 (16.42%) jQuery
4 10 (14.93%) .NET
5 8 (11.94%) JSON
6 7 (10.45%) J2EE
6 7 (10.45%) XML
6 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
7 5 (7.46%) Hibernate
7 5 (7.46%) Spring MVC
7 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (5.97%) HTML5
9 3 (4.48%) LAMP
9 3 (4.48%) Servlets
9 3 (4.48%) DOM
9 3 (4.48%) WCF
9 3 (4.48%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) MPEG
2 4 (5.97%) NHS
3 3 (4.48%) Streaming Video
3 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.99%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.49%) Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) iDTV
5 1 (1.49%) STB
5 1 (1.49%) PACS
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) FMCG
5 1 (1.49%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.49%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.85%) Linux
2 6 (8.96%) CentOS
2 6 (8.96%) Fedora
3 5 (7.46%) UNIX
3 5 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.99%) Android
4 2 (2.99%) Windows
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (92.54%) Business Intelligence
1 62 (92.54%) Programme Management
1 62 (92.54%) Digital Marketing
2 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.87%) E-Commerce
4 13 (19.40%) Scrum
4 13 (19.40%) TDD
4 13 (19.40%) Software Engineering
5 10 (14.93%) MVC
6 8 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.45%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.45%) BDD
7 7 (10.45%) DevOps
8 6 (8.96%) Kanban
9 4 (5.97%) High Availability
9 4 (5.97%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.97%) OO
10 3 (4.48%) Migration
10 3 (4.48%) Data Architecture
10 3 (4.48%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.30%) Java
2 19 (28.36%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.90%) Python
4 13 (19.40%) PHP
5 12 (17.91%) Ruby
5 12 (17.91%) SQL
6 9 (13.43%) C#
6 9 (13.43%) Bash Shell
7 8 (11.94%) Perl
8 5 (7.46%) C++
8 5 (7.46%) C
9 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.48%) PHP5
9 3 (4.48%) Golang
10 1 (1.49%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.49%) ISEB
3 1 (1.49%) CCNP
3 1 (1.49%) CCNA
3 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) HL7
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (14.93%) Puppet
1 10 (14.93%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (92.54%) SAP
2 12 (17.91%) Oracle
3 8 (11.94%) Red Hat
4 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.46%) hybris
6 3 (4.48%) VMware
6 3 (4.48%) IBM
7 2 (2.99%) Talend
7 2 (2.99%) Hortonworks
7 2 (2.99%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.99%) DataFlux
7 2 (2.99%) Netezza
7 2 (2.99%) Citrix
7 2 (2.99%) Ab Initio
7 2 (2.99%) Teradata
7 2 (2.99%) Informatica
7 2 (2.99%) Embarcadero
8 1 (1.49%) CODA
8 1 (1.49%) Sage
8 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
Gloucester
People Source
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol
People Source
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol
People Source
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
People Source
Rate: £500 - £615 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
People Source
Rate: excellent day rate
Posted: 8 days ago
South West England
People Source
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Rate: £280 - £330 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
South West England
People Source
Rate: £290 - £340 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago