The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital TV in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital TV over the 3 months to 28 June 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 / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 245 250
Rank change year-on-year +10 +5  
Contract jobs citing Digital TV 8 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.88% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 7
Median daily rate £461 £361 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.70% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £361 £336
% change year-on-year +31.57% +7.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £48.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.25% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year +14.11% -  

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2207 2741 2924
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.56% 30.53% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1265 1638 1583
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 137 126
Median hourly rate £19.83 £32.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.03% +93.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.46 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Digital TV
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Digital TV
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital TV in the South East

Digital TV
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital TV in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital TV in the South East

Digital TV
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Digital TV in the South East

Digital TV
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Hampshire 0 8 £461 +27.70%
Digital TV
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Digital TV.

1 12 (66.67%) DVB
1 12 (66.67%) STB
2 11 (61.11%) C
3 10 (55.56%) C++
3 10 (55.56%) HTML
3 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
3 10 (55.56%) HTML5
4 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 8 (44.44%) Scrum
4 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) MPEG
5 7 (38.89%) Linux
5 7 (38.89%) HTTP
5 7 (38.89%) SOA
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) TDD
5 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
5 7 (38.89%) Node.js
5 7 (38.89%) REST
6 6 (33.33%) User Stories
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (27.78%) Broadband
7 5 (27.78%) Internet
7 5 (27.78%) Software Architecture
7 5 (27.78%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (22.22%) ITIL
8 4 (22.22%) Perl
8 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 4 (22.22%) Degree

Digital TV
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (66.67%) DVB
2 7 (38.89%) HTTP
3 5 (27.78%) Broadband
3 5 (27.78%) Internet
4 3 (16.67%) DLNA
4 3 (16.67%) DOCSIS
4 3 (16.67%) UPnP
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) IPv6
5 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) Ant
3 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
3 1 (5.56%) Gerrit
General
1 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Service Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Service Transition Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Transition Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Developer
2 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Digital Architect
2 2 (11.11%) DTV Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Software Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) HTML
1 10 (55.56%) HTML5
2 7 (38.89%) Node.js
2 7 (38.89%) REST
3 3 (16.67%) Middleware
3 3 (16.67%) POSIX
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) STB
2 8 (44.44%) MPEG
3 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 4 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (16.67%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (5.56%) BBC
5 1 (5.56%) IPTV
5 1 (5.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) CentOS
2 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Scrum
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) SOA
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
3 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (33.33%) User Stories
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (27.78%) Software Architecture
5 4 (22.22%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 3 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (16.67%) Six Sigma
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) DevOps
7 2 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
8 1 (5.56%) Project Management
8 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C
2 10 (55.56%) C++
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Perl
5 3 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
7 1 (5.56%) Java
7 1 (5.56%) PHP
7 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
1 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) SaltStack
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) VMware