The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital TV in contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital TV over the 3 months to 30 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)
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 21 20
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Contract jobs citing Digital TV 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 0.99% 1.91% 1.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.03% 4.69% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £330 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.22% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £383 £374
% change year-on-year -8.49% +2.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
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 Middlesex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 33 64 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 32.67% 40.76% 35.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 52 26
Median daily rate £350 £378 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.28% +11.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £273 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +95.55%  
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 Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Digital TV
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital TV in Middlesex

Digital TV
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Digital TV in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Digital TV.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) MPEG
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) DVB
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) STB
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (100.00%) Node.js
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) User Stories
2 5 (83.33%) Software Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS

Digital TV
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 6 (100.00%) DVB
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) Node.js
1 6 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) MPEG
1 6 (100.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Software Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SaltStack