Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for DRM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DRM over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Digital Rights Management (DRM)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 97 -
Rank change year-on-year +28 - -
Contract jobs citing DRM 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.80% 0.072% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.084% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £430 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.10% - -
East of England median daily rate £430 £541 £500
% change year-on-year -20.55% +8.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

DRM is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 976 1,188 949
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 86.83% 85.34% 83.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 597 441
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -2.60%
10th Percentile £263 £247 £213
90th Percentile £586 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 109 96
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% +91.78%
10th Percentile £11.40 £11.50 £12.25
90th Percentile £51.75 £51.50 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £36.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year -50.00% +14.29% +27.75%

DRM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing DRM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for DRM in Cambridgeshire

DRM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DRM in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for DRM in Cambridgeshire

DRM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DRM in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DRM in Cambridgeshire

DRM
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DRM within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 5 £400 -
DRM
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DRM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for DRM.

1 6 (66.67%) Unix
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (66.67%) REST
2 5 (55.56%) Docker
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Over-the-Top Content
2 5 (55.56%) Kubernetes
2 5 (55.56%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (55.56%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) LAMP
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) HTTP
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) Hyperion
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
3 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing

DRM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) HFM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (11.11%) SAP MDG
2 1 (11.11%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
1 5 (55.56%) Remote Desktop
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Broadband
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (11.11%) PowerCenter
3 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA
3 1 (11.11%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) GitLab
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Test Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) REST
2 5 (55.56%) LAMP
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Unix
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) High Availability
2 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Test Management
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Data Science
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Docker
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (55.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) Hyperion
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Talend