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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 90 74 83
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Contract jobs citing DTV 1 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.071% 1.04% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 3.81% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 0
Average daily rate
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£135 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
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
404 341 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.63% 27.19% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 177 124
Average daily rate £395 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £201 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 39
Average hourly rate £31.75 £16.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.38% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £11.25 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 30 January 2015. 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 - - - -
DTV
South East

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 4 (50.00%) Electronics
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (25.00%) DVB
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) POSIX
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) STB
4 1 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) C#

DTV
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DVB
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (50.00%) Electronics
2 4 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Graduate Software Tester
1 2 (25.00%) Junior Software Tester
1 2 (25.00%) Tester
1 2 (25.00%) Junior
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Graduate
1 2 (25.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Junior Tester
2 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) PHP Joomla! Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) POSIX
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP