The table below looks at the statistics for DVB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DVB over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 140 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Contract jobs citing DVB 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.035% 0.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 1.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+22.96% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -8.57%
DVB
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
400 292 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.99% 12.87% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 156 180
Average daily rate £310 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.48% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 20
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.67% -55.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.19 £10.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £23.75 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.00%

DVB
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DVB across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DVB Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

DVB
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DVB across the Yorkshire region.

DVB Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

DVB
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DVB across the Yorkshire region.

DVB Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

DVB
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DVB within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
West Yorkshire -23 1 - -
DVB
England

DVB
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing DVB 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 DVB.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (100.00%) STB
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
1 1 (100.00%) QML

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing DVB 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 DVB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
1 1 (100.00%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (100.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++