Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for DVB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DVB over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 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 Video Broadcasting (DVB)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 167 167
Rank change year-on-year +14 0 -14
Contract jobs citing DVB 10 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.27% 0.40% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 1.64% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 4
Hampshire median daily rate £395 £383 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.27% -7.83% +18.57%
10th Percentile £326 £318 £398
90th Percentile £605 £404 £433
South East median daily rate £350 £371 £415
% change year-on-year -5.72% -10.54% +14.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £32.29 £44.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.44% +11.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £19.15 £20.85 £39.10
90th Percentile £46.83 £44.95 £40.90
South East median hourly rate £32.29 £44.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -27.84% +11.88% -5.88%

DVB is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 897 1034 822
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 23.96% 24.23% 18.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 654 470
Hampshire median daily rate £403 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.47% -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £267 £287 £255
90th Percentile £513 £525 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 82 70
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £38.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.05% +20.31% +16.36%
10th Percentile £11.60 £15.63 £11.98
90th Percentile £49.75 £57.30 £42.75
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% +5.77% +48.57%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing DVB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for DVB in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DVB in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DVB in Hampshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DVB in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DVB in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing DVB in Hampshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for DVB in Hampshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DVB within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Southampton +10 3 £550 +43.79%
Basingstoke -11 1 - -
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South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DVB 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for DVB.

1 9 (90.00%) STB
2 8 (80.00%) Digital TV
3 7 (70.00%) C
3 7 (70.00%) C++
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) HTML5
4 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Scrum
5 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (50.00%) User Stories
6 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (40.00%) Node.js
6 4 (40.00%) REST
6 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) TDD
6 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (40.00%) Perl
6 4 (40.00%) SOA
6 4 (40.00%) MPEG
6 4 (40.00%) HTTP
7 3 (30.00%) Middleware
7 3 (30.00%) POSIX
7 3 (30.00%) DOCSIS
7 3 (30.00%) UPnP
7 3 (30.00%) DLNA
7 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
2 3 (30.00%) DLNA
2 3 (30.00%) DOCSIS
2 3 (30.00%) UPnP
3 2 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Ant
3 2 (20.00%) Gerrit
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Architect
2 2 (20.00%) DTV Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Broadcast Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) Node.js
2 4 (40.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) Middleware
3 3 (30.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) STB
2 8 (80.00%) Digital TV
3 5 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (40.00%) MPEG
5 3 (30.00%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) CentOS
2 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) User Stories
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C
1 7 (70.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SaltStack
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco