The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iDTV in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iDTV over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integrated Digital Television (iDTV)
Rank 586 578 549
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -29
Contract jobs citing iDTV 9 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.008% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.054% 0.025% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
Average daily rate
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£253 £275 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.18% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £275 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £253 - £313
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 Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16672 16035 14712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.22% 31.07% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10749 9939 8668
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 688 837
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

iDTV
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iDTV within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

iDTV Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

iDTV
Daily Rate Trend

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

iDTV Daily Rate Trend in the UK

iDTV
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iDTV within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

iDTV Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

iDTV
Hourly Rate Trend

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

iDTV Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

iDTV
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 iDTV within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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 -25 9 £253 -8.18% 8
Surrey - 4 £253 -
South East - 4 £253 -
London +14 3 £475 +72.72% 6
Winchester - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 2
City of London - - - - 1

iDTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing iDTV 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 iDTV.

1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) MySQL
3 4 (44.44%) Web Design
3 4 (44.44%) PHP
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) WordPress
3 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
4 2 (22.22%) Video on Demand
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) Node.js
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) MPEG
4 2 (22.22%) STB
4 2 (22.22%) DTV
4 2 (22.22%) DVB
5 1 (11.11%) Electronics
5 1 (11.11%) BBC
5 1 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (11.11%) JNI
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) IPTV
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) Adobe

iDTV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing iDTV 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 iDTV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) WordPress
2 2 (22.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DVB
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) JNI
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) Flash
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Video on Demand
2 2 (22.22%) MPEG
2 2 (22.22%) STB
2 2 (22.22%) DTV
3 1 (11.11%) BBC
3 1 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (11.11%) IPTV
3 1 (11.11%) Animation
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Web Design
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) DRM
2 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) 3D Animation
2 1 (11.11%) Android Development
2 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
2 1 (11.11%) Kanban
2 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe