The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DTV in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTV over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Television (DTV)
Rank 610 618 556
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -62
Contract jobs citing DTV 36 27 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.048% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.15% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 53
Median daily rate £385 £361 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.64% +0.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £343 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £479 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £372 £361 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.97% +4.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £22.50

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17745 17821 17049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.05% 31.82% 31.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11516 10932 10511
Median daily rate £425 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 597 727 740
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.24 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.64% -8.82%

DTV
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing DTV as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

DTV Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DTV
Daily Rate Trend

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

DTV Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DTV
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DTV within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

DTV Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

DTV
Hourly Rate Trend

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

DTV Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DTV
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTV within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +17 34 £384 +6.30% 6
South East +6 21 £361 - 1
London +10 12 £420 - 4
Hampshire -1 9 £361 - 1
Surrey - 8 £388 -
Staines - 8 £388 -
Eastleigh -5 3 £325 -
Berkshire -8 3 £425 +11.11%
Hook -7 2 £361 - 1
Southampton +12 1 £383 -
Middlesex -2 1 - -
Reading -9 1 - -
Slough - 1 £425 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

DTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DTV 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 DTV.

1 68 (57.63%) C
2 57 (48.31%) STB
3 50 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (41.53%) Telecoms
4 49 (41.53%) C++
4 49 (41.53%) Linux
5 45 (38.14%) DVB
6 43 (36.44%) Git (software)
7 40 (33.90%) HTTP
7 40 (33.90%) HTML
8 37 (31.36%) MPEG
9 36 (30.51%) Software Architecture
10 35 (29.66%) Multithreading
11 34 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (27.97%) Embedded C
12 33 (27.97%) TDD
13 32 (27.12%) HTML5
14 31 (26.27%) SQL
15 30 (25.42%) Software Engineering
15 30 (25.42%) Degree
15 30 (25.42%) Scrum
16 28 (23.73%) Node.js
16 28 (23.73%) REST
17 27 (22.88%) NoSQL
17 27 (22.88%) User Stories
17 27 (22.88%) SOA
18 24 (20.34%) Python
19 23 (19.49%) Computer Science
20 22 (18.64%) ClearCase
20 22 (18.64%) IPTV

DTV
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 28 (23.73%) Node.js
2 2 (1.69%) Apache
2 2 (1.69%) CMS
2 2 (1.69%) Confluence
3 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.85%) IIS
3 1 (0.85%) JBoss
3 1 (0.85%) nginx
3 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 45 (38.14%) DVB
2 40 (33.90%) HTTP
3 11 (9.32%) HbbTV
4 8 (6.78%) TCP/IP
5 7 (5.93%) Broadband
6 3 (2.54%) Internet
7 2 (1.69%) BGP
7 2 (1.69%) OSPF
7 2 (1.69%) RIP
8 1 (0.85%) DOCSIS
8 1 (0.85%) MPLS
8 1 (0.85%) SNMP
8 1 (0.85%) SSH
8 1 (0.85%) SSL
8 1 (0.85%) Telnet
8 1 (0.85%) VPN
8 1 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.88%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.69%) MySQL
3 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 43 (36.44%) Git (software)
2 22 (18.64%) ClearCase
3 14 (11.86%) JIRA
3 14 (11.86%) Subversion
4 6 (5.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.85%) Ant
5 1 (0.85%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.85%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.85%) Maven
5 1 (0.85%) Trac
5 1 (0.85%) WebObjects
General
1 49 (41.53%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.63%) Billing
3 3 (2.54%) Games
4 2 (1.69%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 49 (41.53%) Embedded Engineer
2 30 (25.42%) Software Engineer
3 16 (13.56%) Developer
4 15 (12.71%) Development Engineer
5 13 (11.02%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 12 (10.17%) Embedded C Engineer
6 12 (10.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 11 (9.32%) Architect
8 9 (7.63%) Software Developer
9 8 (6.78%) Integration Engineer
9 8 (6.78%) Middleware Engineer
10 7 (5.93%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 7 (5.93%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
10 7 (5.93%) Real Time Engineer
10 7 (5.93%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (5.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 6 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (5.08%) Research Engineer
11 6 (5.08%) Software Development Engineer
12 5 (4.24%) DTV Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (33.90%) HTML
2 32 (27.12%) HTML5
3 28 (23.73%) REST
4 14 (11.86%) Middleware
5 12 (10.17%) JSON
6 10 (8.47%) RESTful
7 9 (7.63%) OpenGL
7 9 (7.63%) Qt
8 6 (5.08%) CSS
9 5 (4.24%) WebKit
10 3 (2.54%) .NET
10 3 (2.54%) DOM
10 3 (2.54%) GStreamer
10 3 (2.54%) LINQ
10 3 (2.54%) OpenGL ES
10 3 (2.54%) QML
11 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.69%) SOAP
11 2 (1.69%) Web Services
11 2 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (48.31%) STB
2 37 (31.36%) MPEG
3 23 (19.49%) Computer Science
4 22 (18.64%) IPTV
5 13 (11.02%) Over-the-Top Content
6 12 (10.17%) Device Driver
6 12 (10.17%) Embedded Systems
6 12 (10.17%) Video on Demand
7 5 (4.24%) Streaming Video
8 4 (3.39%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.54%) Mathematics
9 3 (2.54%) MHEG
10 2 (1.69%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.85%) Interactive TV
11 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.85%) User Experience
11 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 49 (41.53%) Linux
2 5 (4.24%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (3.39%) Windows
4 3 (2.54%) Unix
5 2 (1.69%) Android
5 2 (1.69%) CentOS
6 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.85%) pSOS
6 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.85%) Solaris
6 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.85%) uClinux
6 1 (0.85%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (30.51%) Software Architecture
3 35 (29.66%) Multithreading
4 34 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (27.97%) TDD
6 30 (25.42%) Scrum
6 30 (25.42%) Software Engineering
7 27 (22.88%) SOA
7 27 (22.88%) User Stories
8 12 (10.17%) OO
9 11 (9.32%) Functional Testing
9 11 (9.32%) Non-Functional Testing
10 10 (8.47%) API Development
11 5 (4.24%) Business Development
11 5 (4.24%) DRM
11 5 (4.24%) Network Architecture
11 5 (4.24%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (3.39%) Configuration Management
12 4 (3.39%) Test Scripting
12 4 (3.39%) UML
Programming Languages
1 68 (57.63%) C
2 49 (41.53%) C++
3 33 (27.97%) Embedded C
4 31 (26.27%) SQL
5 24 (20.34%) Python
6 13 (11.02%) JavaScript
7 9 (7.63%) Embedded C++
8 6 (5.08%) Java
9 3 (2.54%) Perl
10 2 (1.69%) C#
10 2 (1.69%) PHP
11 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 30 (25.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) OIPF
2 4 (3.39%) QA
3 2 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.08%) LXC
2 1 (0.85%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.54%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (3.39%) Google
1 4 (3.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.54%) HP
3 2 (1.69%) Adobe
3 2 (1.69%) Apple
3 2 (1.69%) Oracle
4 1 (0.85%) Huawei
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.85%) SaltStack
4 1 (0.85%) Tektronix
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