The first table below looks at the demand for DLNA skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DLNA over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA)
Rank 587 562 584
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +22
Contract jobs citing DLNA 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.013% 0.014% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£550 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -1.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7584 6983 8989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.88% 13.66% 15.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4044 3623 3970
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 461 694
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £12.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%

DLNA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DLNA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DLNA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DLNA
Daily Rate Trend

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

DLNA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DLNA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

DLNA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DLNA
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DLNA within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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 -30 1 £550 +69.23%
East of England - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -

DLNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DLNA 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 DLNA.

1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 4 (66.67%) DRM
2 4 (66.67%) DTV
2 4 (66.67%) Electronics
2 4 (66.67%) IPTV
3 3 (50.00%) Interactive TV
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) RTSP
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (50.00%) CA
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) MPEG
4 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (16.67%) XAML
5 1 (16.67%) UPnP
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
5 1 (16.67%) Xbox
5 1 (16.67%) NFC
5 1 (16.67%) Animation
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
5 1 (16.67%) Windows

DLNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DLNA 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 DLNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) RTSP
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) UPnP
4 1 (16.67%) NFC
4 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
4 1 (16.67%) DVB
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) DTV
1 4 (66.67%) IPTV
2 3 (50.00%) Interactive TV
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (50.00%) MPEG
3 1 (16.67%) Xbox
3 1 (16.67%) Animation
3 1 (16.67%) STB
3 1 (16.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DRM
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
2 1 (16.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) CA