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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 10 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Contract jobs citing DVB 7 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 10.45% 0.65% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.92% 5.88% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £356 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £375 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £375 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
DVB
Surrey

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
26 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 38.81% 10.97% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 11
Average daily rate £363 £438 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £253 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £509 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £23.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) STB
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (75.00%) Software Architecture
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (75.00%) Node.js
2 6 (75.00%) REST
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SOA
2 6 (75.00%) MPEG
2 6 (75.00%) HTTP
2 6 (75.00%) DTV
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) User Stories
2 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (62.50%) Embedded C
4 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (25.00%) Embedded C++
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) ClearCase

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) HTTP
2 2 (25.00%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Real Time Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) HTML5
1 6 (75.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) STB
2 6 (75.00%) DTV
2 6 (75.00%) MPEG
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (25.00%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (25.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
1 6 (75.00%) SOA
1 6 (75.00%) Software Architecture
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
1 6 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Embedded C
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree