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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Television (Digital TV)
UK / England
Rank 553 550 569
Rank change year-on-year -3 +19  
Contract jobs citing Digital TV 21 63 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.13% 0.052%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.41% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 19
Median daily rate £425 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.28% +4.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £433 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £338 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £44.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.95% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 -

Digital TV is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 13235 15356 14851
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.08% 31.30% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8569 10134 9081
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 502 521 620
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.43 £11.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

Digital TV
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Digital TV as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +23 11 £475 +13.09% 1
South East -1 9 £349 -5.10% 1
East of England - 1 - -
Digital TV
UK

Digital TV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 26 (65.00%) STB
2 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (52.50%) C
2 21 (52.50%) Git (software)
3 18 (45.00%) C++
3 18 (45.00%) Degree
4 17 (42.50%) HTML
4 17 (42.50%) SQL
4 17 (42.50%) HTTP
5 16 (40.00%) DVB
6 15 (37.50%) Linux
6 15 (37.50%) TDD
6 15 (37.50%) HTML5
7 14 (35.00%) Node.js
7 14 (35.00%) Scrum
7 14 (35.00%) Python
7 14 (35.00%) SOA
7 14 (35.00%) MPEG
8 13 (32.50%) REST
8 13 (32.50%) NoSQL
8 13 (32.50%) Software Architecture
9 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (27.50%) Computer Science
11 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
11 9 (22.50%) Perl
11 9 (22.50%) Multithreading
11 9 (22.50%) Continuous Deployment
12 8 (20.00%) User Stories
12 8 (20.00%) Middleware
13 7 (17.50%) Internet

Digital TV
Top Related 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 3 (7.50%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) HTTP
2 16 (40.00%) DVB
3 7 (17.50%) Internet
4 5 (12.50%) Broadband
5 3 (7.50%) Ethernet
5 3 (7.50%) SNMP
6 2 (5.00%) Firewall
6 2 (5.00%) Intranet
7 1 (2.50%) 802.11
7 1 (2.50%) DHCP
7 1 (2.50%) DNS
7 1 (2.50%) IPv6
7 1 (2.50%) VLAN
7 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 21 (52.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.50%) JIRA
4 4 (10.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.50%) Ant
5 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.50%) Gerrit
General
1 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.00%) Electronics
3 3 (7.50%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Developer
1 7 (17.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Consultant
2 5 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Middleware Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Embedded C Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Embedded Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Integration Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (5.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.50%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (2.50%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) HTML
2 15 (37.50%) HTML5
3 14 (35.00%) Node.js
4 13 (32.50%) REST
5 8 (20.00%) Middleware
6 5 (12.50%) JSON
6 5 (12.50%) RESTful
7 2 (5.00%) .NET
7 2 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (5.00%) jQuery
7 2 (5.00%) Kafka
8 1 (2.50%) 802.1X
8 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.50%) CSS
8 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.50%) Spring
8 1 (2.50%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (65.00%) STB
2 14 (35.00%) MPEG
3 11 (27.50%) Computer Science
4 6 (15.00%) Video on Demand
5 5 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (10.00%) Device Driver
7 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
7 3 (7.50%) IPTV
7 3 (7.50%) Virtual Team
8 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (2.50%) BBC
9 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
9 1 (2.50%) New Media
9 1 (2.50%) Tandem
9 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) CentOS
2 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) TDD
3 14 (35.00%) Scrum
3 14 (35.00%) SOA
4 13 (32.50%) Software Architecture
5 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (22.50%) Continuous Deployment
6 9 (22.50%) Multithreading
7 8 (20.00%) User Stories
8 6 (15.00%) OO
8 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (12.50%) API Development
9 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 4 (10.00%) DevOps
10 4 (10.00%) Functional Testing
10 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
10 4 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (7.50%) B2C
11 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) C
2 18 (45.00%) C++
3 17 (42.50%) SQL
4 14 (35.00%) Python
5 9 (22.50%) Perl
6 6 (15.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (12.50%) Java
8 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (7.50%) Embedded C
9 3 (7.50%) PHP
9 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
10 2 (5.00%) Embedded C++
10 2 (5.00%) Lua
11 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) CCIE
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Docker
2 4 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (10.00%) vSphere
3 2 (5.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Ansible
1 2 (5.00%) Graphite
1 2 (5.00%) Kibana
1 2 (5.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (5.00%) logstash
1 2 (5.00%) Nagios
1 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) SaltStack
1 4 (10.00%) VMware
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Sybase
3 2 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Cognos
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) Tableau
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