The table below looks at the statistics for DRM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DRM over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Rights Management (DRM)
Rank 567 551 558
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing DRM 46 33 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.063% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.086% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 34
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£350 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £543 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +50.00%
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 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
42685 38525 41504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.19% 74.10% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26682 23752 24020
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1176 1101 1519
Average hourly rate £23.83 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.35% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

DRM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DRM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 September 2014.

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 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DRM within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 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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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 45 £350 -12.50% 14
London +11 34 £413 +3.12% 7
South East +3 12 £325 -27.77% 1
Berkshire +10 8 £325 +11.11%
City of London +25 5 £350 +14.75% 2
Surrey +3 4 £338 -34.14% 1
Reading - 1 £325 -
Wetherby - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Bristol - - - - 5
Cwmbran - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - - 5
Wales - - - -
Midlands - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
East of England - - - - 1

DRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DRM 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 DRM.

1 20 (29.85%) Hyperion
2 18 (26.87%) Oracle
3 17 (25.37%) Finance
4 16 (23.88%) HFM
4 16 (23.88%) Video on Demand
5 14 (20.90%) Windows
6 12 (17.91%) Linux
7 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (16.42%) Android
7 11 (16.42%) IPTV
8 10 (14.93%) Web Services
8 10 (14.93%) SQL
9 9 (13.43%) Android Development
10 8 (11.94%) ActionScript
10 8 (11.94%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (11.94%) Content Management
10 8 (11.94%) Migration
10 8 (11.94%) Essbase
11 7 (10.45%) Workflow
11 7 (10.45%) Cryptography
11 7 (10.45%) STB
11 7 (10.45%) Oracle Financials
11 7 (10.45%) HTML
11 7 (10.45%) CSS
12 6 (8.96%) HTTP
12 6 (8.96%) PHP
12 6 (8.96%) .NET
12 6 (8.96%) Multimedia
12 6 (8.96%) Multithreading
12 6 (8.96%) AngularJS

DRM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DRM 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 DRM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.97%) Node.js
2 3 (4.48%) CMS
3 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.49%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Office
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (23.88%) HFM
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (4.48%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (2.99%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) HTTP
2 3 (4.48%) 2G
2 3 (4.48%) DLNA
3 2 (2.99%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.99%) UPnP
3 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.99%) Internet
3 2 (2.99%) DVB
3 2 (2.99%) RTCP
3 2 (2.99%) RTP
4 1 (1.49%) Firewall
4 1 (1.49%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.49%) Broadband
4 1 (1.49%) WAN
4 1 (1.49%) FTP
4 1 (1.49%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) Essbase
1 8 (11.94%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.49%) Hyperion Smart View
4 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.99%) Jasmine
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.49%) Selenium
3 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (25.37%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Multimedia
3 4 (5.97%) Electronics
3 4 (5.97%) Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Billing
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Publishing
5 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Developer
2 16 (23.88%) Consultant
3 15 (22.39%) Hyperion Consultant
4 8 (11.94%) Android Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Web Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Architect
6 5 (7.46%) Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) PHP Developer
6 5 (7.46%) HFM Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Senior Web Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Designer
9 2 (2.99%) Web Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Integration Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.93%) Web Services
2 7 (10.45%) HTML
2 7 (10.45%) CSS
3 6 (8.96%) .NET
3 6 (8.96%) AngularJS
4 5 (7.46%) RESTful
4 5 (7.46%) Middleware
5 4 (5.97%) LAMP
5 4 (5.97%) HTML5
5 4 (5.97%) CSS3
5 4 (5.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (5.97%) OAuth2
6 3 (4.48%) JSON
6 3 (4.48%) J2EE
6 3 (4.48%) SOAP
7 2 (2.99%) DOM
7 2 (2.99%) Silverlight
7 2 (2.99%) SyncML
7 2 (2.99%) REST
7 2 (2.99%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Video on Demand
2 11 (16.42%) IPTV
3 7 (10.45%) STB
3 7 (10.45%) Cryptography
4 5 (7.46%) DTV
4 5 (7.46%) Streaming Video
4 5 (7.46%) Over-the-Top Content
5 4 (5.97%) User Experience
5 4 (5.97%) MPEG
6 3 (4.48%) Blackberry
6 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.48%) iPhone
6 3 (4.48%) Social Media
7 2 (2.99%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.99%) Tandem
7 2 (2.99%) GIS
8 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.49%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Windows
2 12 (17.91%) Linux
3 11 (16.42%) Android
4 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.49%) UNIX
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.43%) Android Development
3 8 (11.94%) Content Management
3 8 (11.94%) Migration
4 7 (10.45%) Workflow
5 6 (8.96%) Multithreading
6 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
6 5 (7.46%) TDD
7 3 (4.48%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.48%) OOP
7 3 (4.48%) Project Management
7 3 (4.48%) Business Development
7 3 (4.48%) Analytics
7 3 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.99%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.99%) Social Media Monitoring
8 2 (2.99%) iOS Development
8 2 (2.99%) Use Case
8 2 (2.99%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (2.99%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) SQL
2 8 (11.94%) ActionScript
3 6 (8.96%) PHP
4 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.46%) C
5 4 (5.97%) C#
6 2 (2.99%) C++
6 2 (2.99%) Java
6 2 (2.99%) Python
6 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.49%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) ISEB
1 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Puppet
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 20 (29.85%) Hyperion
2 18 (26.87%) Oracle
3 3 (4.48%) Adobe
4 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.99%) ESRI
4 2 (2.99%) Omniture
4 2 (2.99%) DoubleClick
5 1 (1.49%) Google
5 1 (1.49%) VMware
5 1 (1.49%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.49%) HP
5 1 (1.49%) CA
5 1 (1.49%) JBoss
5 1 (1.49%) Symbian
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
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