The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DTV in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTV over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 78 86 85
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing DTV 12 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.88% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.31% 1.15% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
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£363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.41% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-13.75% -5.88%
DTV
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
363 347 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.52% 26.47% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 215 130
Average daily rate £385 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £213 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 47
Average hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -39.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

DTV
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DTV across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

DTV Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

DTV
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

DTV Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

DTV
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

DTV Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

DTV
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTV within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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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
Guildford - - - - 2
DTV
South East

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 18 (78.26%) Telecoms
2 14 (60.87%) Linux
3 13 (56.52%) C
3 13 (56.52%) ClearCase
3 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
4 10 (43.48%) Electronics
5 9 (39.13%) Marketing
5 9 (39.13%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (39.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (39.13%) Finance
5 9 (39.13%) Manufacturing
5 9 (39.13%) Programme Management
5 9 (39.13%) POSIX
5 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (39.13%) SAP
6 5 (21.74%) DVB
7 4 (17.39%) STB
7 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
7 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
7 4 (17.39%) UML
7 4 (17.39%) .NET
7 4 (17.39%) C#
8 3 (13.04%) HTML
8 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.04%) CSS
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (8.70%) CMS
1 2 (8.70%) Joomla!
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 9 (39.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) ClearCase
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (78.26%) Telecoms
2 10 (43.48%) Electronics
3 9 (39.13%) Marketing
3 9 (39.13%) Finance
3 9 (39.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Software Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.70%) PHP Joomla! Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Printer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) POSIX
2 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
3 3 (13.04%) HTML
3 3 (13.04%) CSS
4 2 (8.70%) jQuery
4 2 (8.70%) WCF
4 2 (8.70%) Web Services
4 2 (8.70%) XML
5 1 (4.35%) HTML5
5 1 (4.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) STB
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.35%) Physics
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Interactive TV
2 1 (4.35%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
2 9 (39.13%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (39.13%) Programme Management
2 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) UML
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.35%) IT Asset Management
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) Workflow
6 1 (4.35%) MVC
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) C
2 4 (17.39%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Perforce