Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital TV in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital TV over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Television (Digital TV)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 817 827 798
Rank change year-on-year +10 -29 -73
Contract jobs citing Digital TV 32 49 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.034% 0.051% 0.070%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 38 64
England median daily rate £375 £363 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.31% +0.55% -0.41%
10th Percentile £309 £313 £292
90th Percentile £535 £491 £509
UK median daily rate £374 £363 £361
% change year-on-year +2.89% +0.55% -0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
England median hourly rate - £42.50 £45.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.08% +0.56%
UK median hourly rate - £42.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year - +11.84% -15.56%

Digital TV is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 31846 32126 34279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.86% 33.25% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21371 21210 22183
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 913 1105 1349
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +9.17% +6.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.80
UK median hourly rate £20.94 £20.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year +0.89% +6.41% +8.33%

Digital TV
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Digital TV as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Digital TV in England

Digital TV
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Digital TV in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital TV in England

Digital TV
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital TV in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital TV in England

Digital TV
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital TV in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Digital TV in England

Digital TV
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital TV within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
London -19 22 £438 -2.78% 2
South East -4 8 £372 +3.05% 2
North of England +57 1 £500 +49.25% 3
East of England - 1 £450 -
Yorkshire - 1 £500 - 2
Digital TV
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Digital TV also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Digital TV.

1 17 (53.13%) STB
2 13 (40.63%) Telecoms
3 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) Linux
3 9 (28.13%) Internet
3 9 (28.13%) Middleware
3 9 (28.13%) Software Architecture
4 8 (25.00%) JIRA
4 8 (25.00%) C
4 8 (25.00%) Python
4 8 (25.00%) Broadband
5 7 (21.88%) C++
5 7 (21.88%) ITIL
5 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
5 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (21.88%) IPTV
5 7 (21.88%) Video on Demand
6 6 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (18.75%) Functional Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Finance
6 6 (18.75%) DVB
7 5 (15.63%) Six Sigma
7 5 (15.63%) ISO 9001
7 5 (15.63%) Device Driver
7 5 (15.63%) Confluence
7 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
7 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
7 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001

Digital TV
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (15.63%) Confluence
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) Internet
2 8 (25.00%) Broadband
3 6 (18.75%) DVB
4 4 (12.50%) HTTP
5 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (6.25%) LAN
7 1 (3.13%) Bluetooth
7 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Subversion
General
1 13 (40.63%) Telecoms
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 4 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Service Manager
1 5 (15.63%) Service Transition Manager
1 5 (15.63%) Transition Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Middleware Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Supplier Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Integration Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Programme Director
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) Middleware
2 4 (12.50%) JSON
3 3 (9.38%) RESTful
4 2 (6.25%) POSIX
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Avro
5 1 (3.13%) JSON Schema
5 1 (3.13%) XML
5 1 (3.13%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) STB
2 7 (21.88%) IPTV
2 7 (21.88%) Video on Demand
3 6 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (15.63%) Device Driver
5 4 (12.50%) Over-the-Top Content
6 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
8 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
8 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (28.13%) Software Architecture
2 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
2 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (18.75%) Functional Testing
3 6 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Lean Six Sigma
4 5 (15.63%) Six Sigma
4 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
4 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
5 4 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Open Source
5 4 (12.50%) Service Management
5 4 (12.50%) Test Planning
6 3 (9.38%) API Development
6 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
6 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
6 3 (9.38%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) C
1 8 (25.00%) Python
2 7 (21.88%) C++
3 2 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) ISO 9001
1 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) HP