The table below looks at the statistics for DVB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DVB over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 95 - 98
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DVB 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.31% - 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% - 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £388 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.25 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -2.42%
DVB
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
287 267 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 22.08% 21.43% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 154 90
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 24
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.02% +30.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.41 £13.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.90 £50.61 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

DVB
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing DVB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DVB Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

DVB
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

DVB Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

DVB
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

DVB Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

DVB
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DVB within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 4 £388 -
DVB
South East

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DVB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for DVB.

1 13 (100.00%) C
1 13 (100.00%) STB
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 12 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (92.31%) Git (software)
2 12 (92.31%) C++
2 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) SOA
2 12 (92.31%) MPEG
2 12 (92.31%) HTTP
2 12 (92.31%) DTV
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
2 12 (92.31%) Software Architecture
2 12 (92.31%) HTML5
2 12 (92.31%) NoSQL
2 12 (92.31%) Node.js
2 12 (92.31%) REST
2 12 (92.31%) User Stories
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
4 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
5 5 (38.46%) Embedded C
6 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
7 2 (15.38%) Embedded C++
8 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 1 (7.69%) Linux
8 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
8 1 (7.69%) Telecoms

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (92.31%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Embedded C Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Development Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Development Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Real Time Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Integration Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) HTML5
1 12 (92.31%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) STB
2 12 (92.31%) DTV
2 12 (92.31%) MPEG
3 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (7.69%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (7.69%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (92.31%) Scrum
1 12 (92.31%) SOA
1 12 (92.31%) Software Architecture
1 12 (92.31%) TDD
1 12 (92.31%) User Stories
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C
2 12 (92.31%) C++
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Embedded C
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree