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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integrated Digital Television (iDTV)
Rank 587 578 543
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -35
Contract jobs citing iDTV 2 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.019% 0.015%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.012% 0.060% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £325 -
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
16542 16546 14291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.10% 31.05% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10141 10178 8596
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 655 642 731
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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
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 14 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 31 March 2015. 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
London -2 2 £475 +21.32% 2
England -15 2 £475 +26.66% 3
East of England - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Warrington - - - - 1
Watford - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
City of London - - - - 2
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - -

iDTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) PHP
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) Web Design
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) WordPress
3 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (30.00%) Node.js
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (20.00%) DTV
5 2 (20.00%) DVB
5 2 (20.00%) STB
5 2 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) MPEG
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) Video on Demand
6 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) 3D Animation
6 1 (10.00%) Android Development
6 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (10.00%) Android
6 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (10.00%) Kanban
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Animation
6 1 (10.00%) Refactoring

iDTV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 (40.00%) WordPress
2 3 (30.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DVB
2 1 (10.00%) DLNA
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) Flash
5 1 (10.00%) Middleware
5 1 (10.00%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Video on Demand
2 2 (20.00%) MPEG
2 2 (20.00%) DTV
2 2 (20.00%) STB
3 1 (10.00%) IPTV
3 1 (10.00%) Animation
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) BBC
3 1 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Web Development
1 4 (40.00%) Web Design
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (10.00%) Kanban
2 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) 3D Animation
2 1 (10.00%) Android Development
2 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) DRM
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe