The table below looks at the statistics for DVB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DVB over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 20 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing DVB 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 2.70% 0.65% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.53% 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £45.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Staines region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 11.49% 7.14% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Average daily rate £395 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

DVB
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DVB across the Staines region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DVB Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

DVB
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

DVB Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing DVB 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 DVB.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) DTV
2 4 (80.00%) STB
2 4 (80.00%) Software Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) ClearCase
2 4 (80.00%) POSIX
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics
4 1 (20.00%) Perforce
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Interactive TV
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) IPTV
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Physics
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing DVB 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 DVB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) POSIX
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) DTV
2 4 (80.00%) STB
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Interactive TV
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) IPTV
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) UML
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Perforce