The table below looks at the statistics for DRM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DRM over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank 599 634 601
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -33
Contract jobs citing DRM 40 23 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.039% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.091% 0.049% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 29
Median daily rate £450 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £518 £325
% change year-on-year
-18.84% +59.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44128 46836 44243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.77% 80.32% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29130 30462 27410
Median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1092 1273 1191
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

DRM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing DRM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DRM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DRM
Daily Rate Trend

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

DRM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DRM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DRM within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

DRM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

DRM
Hourly Rate Trend

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

DRM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DRM
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DRM within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
England +17 36 £445 -0.55% 5
London +2 26 £450 +0.55% 4
Twickenham - 7 £450 -
Manchester - 4 £428 -
North West - 4 £428 -
South East - 3 £344 -
Salford - 3 £428 -
York - 2 £400 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
Berkshire - 2 £288 -
Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
Bristol - 1 £475 - 1
South West - 1 £475 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £288 -

DRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DRM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for DRM.

1 24 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.56%) Hyperion
3 21 (29.17%) Finance
4 19 (26.39%) Essbase
5 16 (22.22%) Video on Demand
6 15 (20.83%) ETL
6 15 (20.83%) Oracle
7 14 (19.44%) SOA
7 14 (19.44%) Hyperion Planning
8 13 (18.06%) HFM
9 11 (15.28%) Workflow
10 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
10 10 (13.89%) Java
11 9 (12.50%) MySQL
11 9 (12.50%) VMware
11 9 (12.50%) IPTV
11 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 9 (12.50%) Broadcast Engineering
12 8 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
12 8 (11.11%) Release Management
12 8 (11.11%) Automated Testing
13 7 (9.72%) PKI
13 7 (9.72%) Video Conferencing
13 7 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (9.72%) Hyper-V
13 7 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (9.72%) Skype for Business
13 7 (9.72%) Identity Management
13 7 (9.72%) Digital TV

DRM
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (9.72%) MS Exchange
1 7 (9.72%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.17%) CMS
2 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (19.44%) Hyperion Planning
2 13 (18.06%) HFM
3 4 (5.56%) SAP MDM
4 3 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (1.39%) Eloqua
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.56%) Amazon Kinesis
2 4 (5.56%) Amazon S3
2 4 (5.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (5.56%) Veeva
3 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) Skype
2 6 (8.33%) Internet
2 6 (8.33%) LDAP
3 5 (6.94%) S/MIME
3 5 (6.94%) SSH
4 4 (5.56%) DLNA
4 4 (5.56%) DVB
4 4 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.56%) UPnP
5 3 (4.17%) Firewall
5 3 (4.17%) HTTP
5 3 (4.17%) Multicast
6 2 (2.78%) 802.11
6 2 (2.78%) DHCP
6 2 (2.78%) IGMP
6 2 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.78%) IPv4
6 2 (2.78%) IPv6
6 2 (2.78%) Telnet
6 2 (2.78%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) Essbase
2 9 (12.50%) MySQL
3 4 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.56%) Star Schema
4 3 (4.17%) Hyperion Smart View
4 3 (4.17%) Riak
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.33%) Subversion
3 4 (5.56%) ERwin
3 4 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (4.17%) Calabash
4 3 (4.17%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.17%) Hudson
4 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.17%) JIRA
4 3 (4.17%) JUnit
4 3 (4.17%) Maven
4 3 (4.17%) Robotium
4 3 (4.17%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (29.17%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Games
3 2 (2.78%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.39%) Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Electronics
4 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Publishing
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (20.83%) Architect
2 14 (19.44%) Hyperion Support
3 13 (18.06%) Analyst
3 13 (18.06%) Hyperion Analyst
4 11 (15.28%) Developer
4 11 (15.28%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (15.28%) Support Analyst
5 9 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (12.50%) Senior Support Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Essbase Support
6 5 (6.94%) Hyperion Planning Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Product Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) ETL Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Senior ETL Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Security Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Video On Demand Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) REST
2 5 (6.94%) JSON
2 5 (6.94%) XML
3 4 (5.56%) Web Services
4 3 (4.17%) RESTful
4 3 (4.17%) WireMock
5 2 (2.78%) 802.1X
5 2 (2.78%) HTML
5 2 (2.78%) LAMP
5 2 (2.78%) Node.js
5 2 (2.78%) OpenEmbedded
5 2 (2.78%) OpenGL
5 2 (2.78%) PlayReady
5 2 (2.78%) Silverlight
5 2 (2.78%) Symfony
5 2 (2.78%) WebKit
5 2 (2.78%) Widevine
5 2 (2.78%) Yocto
6 1 (1.39%) HEVC
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Video on Demand
2 9 (12.50%) IPTV
3 8 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (9.72%) Digital TV
4 7 (9.72%) PKI
4 7 (9.72%) User Experience
4 7 (9.72%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (8.33%) Data Integration
5 6 (8.33%) STB
6 5 (6.94%) Streaming Video
7 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
8 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
8 3 (4.17%) Cryptography
8 3 (4.17%) MPEG
8 3 (4.17%) Streaming Media
9 2 (2.78%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.78%) BBC
9 2 (2.78%) Over-the-Top Content
10 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Windows
2 6 (8.33%) Linux
3 4 (5.56%) Android
3 4 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (4.17%) Unix
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.78%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.83%) ETL
3 14 (19.44%) SOA
4 11 (15.28%) Workflow
5 9 (12.50%) Broadcast Engineering
6 8 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 8 (11.11%) Release Management
7 7 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (9.72%) Identity Management
7 7 (9.72%) Server Virtualisation
8 6 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (8.33%) Scrum
9 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling
9 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.94%) TDD
10 4 (5.56%) Change Management
10 4 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.56%) Project Management
11 3 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) Java
2 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.17%) C
3 3 (4.17%) C++
3 3 (4.17%) Objective-C
4 2 (2.78%) ActionScript
4 2 (2.78%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (2.78%) AWK
4 2 (2.78%) BrightScript
4 2 (2.78%) C#
4 2 (2.78%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (2.78%) Embedded C++
4 2 (2.78%) Lua
4 2 (2.78%) PHP
4 2 (2.78%) Python
4 2 (2.78%) sed
4 2 (2.78%) VBScript
5 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) Degree
3 4 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.17%) CISM
4 3 (4.17%) CISSP
5 2 (2.78%) MCSA
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.39%) CCNA
6 1 (1.39%) CCSA
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.39%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (5.56%) SLA
2 3 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
1 7 (9.72%) Hyper-V
1 7 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.56%) Docker
3 2 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (1.39%) Nagios
2 1 (1.39%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 22 (30.56%) Hyperion
2 15 (20.83%) Oracle
3 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 9 (12.50%) VMware
5 5 (6.94%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.56%) Concur
6 4 (5.56%) Infor
6 4 (5.56%) SAP
6 4 (5.56%) Talend
7 3 (4.17%) Adobe
7 3 (4.17%) CA
7 3 (4.17%) Nagra
7 3 (4.17%) Tektronix
8 2 (2.78%) Apple
8 2 (2.78%) Conax
8 2 (2.78%) Percona
8 2 (2.78%) Roku
8 2 (2.78%) Verimatrix
9 1 (1.39%) HP
9 1 (1.39%) IBM
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