Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 November 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)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 218
Contract jobs citing DVB 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - - 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
South West median daily rate - - £325
England median daily rate £294 £385 £415
% change year-on-year -23.70% -7.23% +18.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £17.27 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -61.62% - +12.50%

DVB is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 840 828 848
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.84% 14.48% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 488 460
South West median daily rate £370 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £171 £164 £180
90th Percentile £538 £533 £513
England median daily rate £404 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 79 76
South West median hourly rate £32.00 £33.00 £39.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -16.72% +76.11%
10th Percentile £12.60 £12.20 £13.58
90th Percentile £46.15 £47.50 £48.60
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.00 £20.94
% change year-on-year -18.70% +9.86% +4.68%

DVB
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing DVB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for DVB in the South West

DVB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DVB in the South West

DVB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DVB in the South West