The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Interactive TV in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Interactive TV over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Television
Rank 605 592 581
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Contract jobs citing Interactive TV 22 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.012% 0.026%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.037% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 10
Average daily rate £375 £331 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £273 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £346 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Interactive TV
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16683 16288 16352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.56% 32.13% 32.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10980 10006 10123
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 533 621 718
Average hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.74 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

Interactive TV
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Interactive TV across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Interactive TV Jobs Demand Trend in England

Interactive TV
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Interactive TV across the England region.

Interactive TV Daily Rate Trend in England

Interactive TV
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Interactive TV across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Interactive TV Daily Rate Histogram in England

Interactive TV
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Interactive TV across the England region.

Interactive TV Hourly Rate Trend in England

Interactive TV
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Interactive TV within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +12 19 £400 +39.13%
North West -6 3 £330 -4.00%
Interactive TV
UK

Interactive TV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Interactive TV 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 Interactive TV.

1 26 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) OpenTV
2 21 (55.26%) Java
3 19 (50.00%) XML
3 19 (50.00%) Scrum
4 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
5 17 (44.74%) C
5 17 (44.74%) TDD
6 16 (42.11%) HTTP
6 16 (42.11%) ANSI C
7 15 (39.47%) User Experience
7 15 (39.47%) Fat Client
7 15 (39.47%) Thin Client
7 15 (39.47%) XSD
7 15 (39.47%) Pair Programming
8 14 (36.84%) Spring
9 13 (34.21%) DVB
9 13 (34.21%) MPEG
10 12 (31.58%) C++
11 10 (26.32%) HTML
12 9 (23.68%) MVC
12 9 (23.68%) JSON
13 8 (21.05%) Maven
13 8 (21.05%) Kanban
13 8 (21.05%) Degree
13 8 (21.05%) HTML5
13 8 (21.05%) Cucumber
13 8 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (21.05%) STB
13 8 (21.05%) Subversion

Interactive TV
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Interactive TV 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 Interactive TV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) PaintShop Pro
1 3 (7.89%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) GitHub
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) HTTP
2 13 (34.21%) DVB
3 2 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
1 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Cucumber
1 8 (21.05%) Maven
1 8 (21.05%) Subversion
2 3 (7.89%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 4 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 9 (23.68%) C Developer
5 8 (21.05%) Software Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Designer
7 4 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.53%) UX Designer
8 3 (7.89%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Applications Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Junior
8 3 (7.89%) Junior Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Junior Java Developer
9 2 (5.26%) C/C++ Developer
9 2 (5.26%) C/C++ Software Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Interaction Designer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Agile Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Designer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) XML
2 15 (39.47%) XSD
3 14 (36.84%) Spring
4 10 (26.32%) HTML
5 9 (23.68%) JSON
6 8 (21.05%) Flash
6 8 (21.05%) HTML5
7 3 (7.89%) RxJava
7 3 (7.89%) Web Services
8 2 (5.26%) CSS
8 2 (5.26%) XHTML
9 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.63%) CGI
9 1 (2.63%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Fat Client
1 15 (39.47%) Thin Client
1 15 (39.47%) User Experience
2 13 (34.21%) MPEG
3 8 (21.05%) STB
4 5 (13.16%) IPTV
5 4 (10.53%) MHEG
5 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
6 2 (5.26%) BBC
6 2 (5.26%) DTV
6 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Unix
2 3 (7.89%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (50.00%) Scrum
3 17 (44.74%) TDD
4 15 (39.47%) Pair Programming
5 9 (23.68%) MVC
6 8 (21.05%) Kanban
6 8 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
8 5 (13.16%) BDD
8 5 (13.16%) OOP
9 4 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (10.53%) Service Management
9 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.89%) Automated Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
10 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.89%) Refactoring
10 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) Java
2 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 17 (44.74%) C
4 16 (42.11%) ANSI C
5 12 (31.58%) C++
6 8 (21.05%) ActionScript
7 5 (13.16%) Python
8 3 (7.89%) Perl
8 3 (7.89%) R
8 3 (7.89%) Ruby
9 2 (5.26%) SQL
10 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Ansible
1 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) OpenTV
2 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.63%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Virgin Media