The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video on Demand in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Video on Demand over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Video on Demand (VOD)
Rank 194 191 210
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Contract jobs citing Video on Demand 4 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.074% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.52% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 15
Average daily rate
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£413 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2046 2102 2798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 38.07% 36.15% 38.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1613 1478 2063
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 45 64
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £36.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

Video on Demand
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Video on Demand across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Video on Demand Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Video on Demand
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Video on Demand across the City of London region.

Video on Demand Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Video on Demand
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Video on Demand across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Video on Demand Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Video on Demand
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Video on Demand also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Video on Demand.

1 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
2 5 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (33.33%) HTML5
3 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (26.67%) DRM
3 4 (26.67%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (26.67%) Content Management
3 4 (26.67%) Ruby
4 3 (20.00%) IPTV
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Selenium
4 3 (20.00%) STB
4 3 (20.00%) SOAP
4 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (20.00%) Open Source
4 3 (20.00%) Roku
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (20.00%) Node.js
4 3 (20.00%) REST
4 3 (20.00%) Kanban
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Drupal
5 2 (13.33%) Android
5 2 (13.33%) V-Model
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Media

Video on Demand
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Video on Demand also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Video on Demand. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (13.33%) Drupal
3 1 (6.67%) nginx
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) RTSP
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
1 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) JMeter
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) Calabash
3 1 (6.67%) eggPlant
3 1 (6.67%) Appium
General
1 2 (13.33%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Automated Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Development
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Release Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 5 (33.33%) HTML5
3 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
4 3 (20.00%) REST
4 3 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (13.33%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) Express
5 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
6 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) STB
1 3 (20.00%) IPTV
2 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
2 2 (13.33%) Streaming Video
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (6.67%) EFT
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) DRM
1 4 (26.67%) CRM
1 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (26.67%) Content Management
2 3 (20.00%) Kanban
2 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (20.00%) Open Source
2 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Line Management
3 2 (13.33%) V-Model
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) BrightScript
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
2 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (20.00%) Roku
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Akamai
3 1 (6.67%) Xamarin