The table below looks at the statistics for DVB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DVB over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 32 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing DVB 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.41% 0.59% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £383 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.25 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -2.42%
DVB
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 38 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 17.36% 11.18% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 23
Median daily rate £375 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Median hourly rate £15.75 £19.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% -61.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

DVB
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing DVB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DVB Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

DVB
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

DVB Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

DVB
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

DVB Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

DVB
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DVB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for DVB.

1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
1 7 (100.00%) MPEG
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) DTV
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) STB
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 7 (100.00%) Node.js
1 7 (100.00%) REST
1 7 (100.00%) User Stories
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded C Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Real Time Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) DTV
1 7 (100.00%) MPEG
1 7 (100.00%) STB
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
1 7 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) User Stories
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree