The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital TV in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital TV over the 3 months to 29 April 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)
England / London
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 401 423 416
Rank change year-on-year +22 -7  
Contract jobs citing Digital TV 13 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.063% 0.065% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.18% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 7
Median daily rate £475 £423 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.42% -6.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £449 £642
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £383 £374
% change year-on-year -8.49% +2.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.50 £44.00 -
% change year-on-year +10.22% -  

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 7634 8449 8315
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 37.09% 36.68% 37.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5459 6092 5713
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 106 128
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +25.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

Digital TV
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Digital TV
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital TV in London

Digital TV
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital TV in London over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital TV in London

Digital TV
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Digital TV in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 London region with a requirement for Digital TV.

1 12 (52.17%) STB
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
2 10 (43.48%) Middleware
3 7 (30.43%) Internet
3 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
3 7 (30.43%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) Python
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Video on Demand
4 6 (26.09%) C
4 6 (26.09%) C++
5 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
5 5 (21.74%) HTTP
5 5 (21.74%) SNMP
5 5 (21.74%) Broadband
5 5 (21.74%) B2C
5 5 (21.74%) Electronics
5 5 (21.74%) DRM
5 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
5 5 (21.74%) Multithreading
5 5 (21.74%) Software Architecture
5 5 (21.74%) CMS
5 5 (21.74%) JIRA
5 5 (21.74%) QA
5 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
5 5 (21.74%) Virtual Team
5 5 (21.74%) IT Strategy
6 4 (17.39%) API Development
6 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
6 4 (17.39%) Computer Science

Digital TV
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (21.74%) CMS
2 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Internet
2 5 (21.74%) Broadband
2 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
2 5 (21.74%) HTTP
2 5 (21.74%) SNMP
3 3 (13.04%) Firewall
4 2 (8.70%) DVB
4 2 (8.70%) Intranet
4 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.35%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
1 5 (21.74%) JIRA
2 4 (17.39%) Subversion
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (21.74%) Electronics
3 2 (8.70%) Multimedia
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) Italian Language
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Integration Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Middleware Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.70%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.70%) Network Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Network Design Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) DTV Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Migration Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Middleware
2 4 (17.39%) JSON
2 4 (17.39%) RESTful
3 3 (13.04%) HTML
3 3 (13.04%) HTML5
4 2 (8.70%) .NET
4 2 (8.70%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (8.70%) jQuery
4 2 (8.70%) Kafka
5 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
5 1 (4.35%) Node.js
5 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) STB
2 6 (26.09%) Video on Demand
3 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
3 5 (21.74%) Virtual Team
4 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
4 4 (17.39%) Device Driver
4 4 (17.39%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.70%) IPTV
5 2 (8.70%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (4.35%) MPEG
6 1 (4.35%) Streaming Video
6 1 (4.35%) Tandem
6 1 (4.35%) User Experience
6 1 (4.35%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) B2C
2 5 (21.74%) DRM
2 5 (21.74%) IT Strategy
2 5 (21.74%) Multithreading
2 5 (21.74%) Software Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) API Development
3 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
3 4 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (17.39%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) Benchmarking
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Front End Development
5 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) SOA
5 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Python
2 6 (26.09%) C
2 6 (26.09%) C++
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) Perl
4 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) CCIE
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCDP
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Ansible
1 2 (8.70%) Graphite
1 2 (8.70%) Kibana
1 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
1 2 (8.70%) logstash
1 2 (8.70%) Nagios
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
1 3 (13.04%) Sybase
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Cognos
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (4.35%) Tableau