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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 143 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DVB 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.10% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
395 370 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.59% 14.42% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 257 151
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 14 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +33.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.08 £12.82 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £35.00 £14.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) DOM
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 3 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (100.00%) DRM
1 3 (100.00%) DTV
1 3 (100.00%) STB
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) IPTV
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) MHEG
1 3 (100.00%) Qt
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) GStreamer
1 3 (100.00%) WebKit
1 3 (100.00%) QML
1 3 (100.00%) OpenGL ES
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) DOM
1 3 (100.00%) GStreamer
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (100.00%) OpenGL ES
1 3 (100.00%) QML
1 3 (100.00%) Qt
1 3 (100.00%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) DTV
1 3 (100.00%) IPTV
1 3 (100.00%) MHEG
1 3 (100.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DRM
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Google