The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for DVB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DVB over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
South East / Surrey
Rank - 95 93
Contract jobs citing DVB 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.47% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.57% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £368 £313
% change year-on-year -4.76% +17.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +18.75%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 170 381 283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 14.54% 29.65% 19.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 219 153
Median daily rate £380 £398 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.40% +22.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 40 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 £45.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.70% -6.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £20.25 £21.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.24 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

DVB
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing DVB as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DVB in Surrey

DVB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DVB in Surrey

DVB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DVB in Surrey

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for DVB.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) MPEG
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Digital TV
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) STB
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SaltStack
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 3 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Junior DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Digital TV
1 3 (100.00%) MPEG
1 3 (100.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SaltStack
2 1 (33.33%) VMware