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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 22 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing DVB 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 0.68% 1.76% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 18.75% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.48% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -2.94%
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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
30 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 20.27% 9.41% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 5
Average daily rate £400 £395 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -12.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £190 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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

DVB
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

DVB Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

DVB
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) STB
2 1 (50.00%) UPnP
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) DTV
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Streaming Video
2 1 (50.00%) POSIX
2 1 (50.00%) UML

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) UPnP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) STB
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) DTV
2 1 (50.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C