The table below looks at the statistics for the Broadcast Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadcast Engineer in their job title 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
Broadcast Engineer
Rank 605 609 573
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Broadcast Engineer 21 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.006% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.006% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 11
Average daily rate £313 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £363 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48620 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31221 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Broadcast Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Broadcast Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Broadcast Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Broadcast Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Broadcast Engineer within the UK.

Broadcast Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Broadcast Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Broadcast Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Broadcast Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Broadcast Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Broadcast Engineer within the UK.

Broadcast Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Broadcast Engineer
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Broadcast Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England +15 21 £313 -0.79% 2
London +24 19 £300 +2.12% 1
City of London +38 4 £263 -30.00%
Chiswick - 3 - -
Westminster - 2 - -
South East +17 1 £375 +19.04% 1
Hampshire +5 1 £375 +19.04%
Solihull - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £375 -

Broadcast Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Broadcast Engineer in their job title 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 with Broadcast Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (35.71%) Video on Demand
2 9 (32.14%) Asset Management
2 9 (32.14%) BBC
3 8 (28.57%) Linux
4 7 (25.00%) Windows
4 7 (25.00%) Degree
5 6 (21.43%) iDTV
5 6 (21.43%) DRM
6 5 (17.86%) Service Management
6 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
7 4 (14.29%) Ericsson
7 4 (14.29%) Apple
7 4 (14.29%) WAN
7 4 (14.29%) SQL
7 4 (14.29%) ITIL
7 4 (14.29%) Adobe
8 3 (10.71%) Workflow
8 3 (10.71%) Migration
8 3 (10.71%) C
8 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
8 3 (10.71%) PHP
8 3 (10.71%) XML
8 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (10.71%) Juniper
8 3 (10.71%) SAN
8 3 (10.71%) Change Control
8 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (10.71%) People Management
8 3 (10.71%) Translating Business Requirements

Broadcast Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Broadcast Engineer in their job title 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 with Broadcast Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) Zimbra
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Final Cut Pro
1 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (7.14%) AutoCAD
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.29%) WAN
3 3 (10.71%) SAN
4 2 (7.14%) DVB
4 2 (7.14%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) Internet
4 2 (7.14%) Network Security
5 1 (3.57%) 3G
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.57%) DAB
5 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (3.57%) Junos
5 1 (3.57%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Video on Demand
2 9 (32.14%) BBC
3 6 (21.43%) iDTV
4 2 (7.14%) Robotics
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.57%) IPTV
5 1 (3.57%) Smart Meter
5 1 (3.57%) STB
5 1 (3.57%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) CentOS
4 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Asset Management
2 6 (21.43%) DRM
3 5 (17.86%) Service Management
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (10.71%) Change Control
5 3 (10.71%) Migration
5 3 (10.71%) People Management
5 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (10.71%) Workflow
5 3 (10.71%) XML Parsing
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (3.57%) Change Management
7 1 (3.57%) MVC
7 1 (3.57%) Network Management
7 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.71%) C
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) CCNA
3 2 (7.14%) JNCIP
4 1 (3.57%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) HND
4 1 (3.57%) JNCIS
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) MCTS
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) KVM
1 2 (7.14%) StorNext
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.14%) Xsan
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Firmware
2 1 (3.57%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) OpenNMS
1 1 (3.57%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Adobe
1 4 (14.29%) Apple
1 4 (14.29%) Ericsson
2 3 (10.71%) Juniper
3 2 (7.14%) CA
3 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Sony
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Dell
4 1 (3.57%) F5
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Isilon
4 1 (3.57%) Kaspersky
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
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