The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video on Demand in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Video on Demand (VOD)
Rank 548 491 478
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -13
Contract jobs citing Video on Demand 48 85 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.52% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 68 42
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£450 £431 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Video on Demand
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
15594 16284 13519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.79% 31.77% 31.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9686 10176 8294
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 584 632 647
Average hourly rate £18.70 £21.00 £23.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -10.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.36 £11.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £43.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -12.47%

Video on Demand
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Video on Demand Jobs Demand Trend in England

Video on Demand
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Video on Demand Daily Rate Trend in England

Video on Demand
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Video on Demand across the England region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Video on Demand Daily Rate Histogram in England

Video on Demand
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Video on Demand Hourly Rate Trend in England

Video on Demand
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 Video on Demand within the England region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. 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
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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 -48 30 £450 +2.85% 15
South East -3 7 £425 +30.76% 2
North West - 6 £325 - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Video on Demand
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Video on Demand
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 55 (41.35%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (27.07%) Scrum
3 26 (19.55%) Advertising
3 26 (19.55%) IPTV
4 23 (17.29%) E-Commerce
5 20 (15.04%) DTV
5 20 (15.04%) STB
6 18 (13.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (13.53%) Digital Media
7 17 (12.78%) Waterfall
8 16 (12.03%) HTML
8 16 (12.03%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (11.28%) CRM
9 15 (11.28%) XML
9 15 (11.28%) Streaming Video
9 15 (11.28%) BDD
10 14 (10.53%) TDD
10 14 (10.53%) Identity Management
10 14 (10.53%) JavaScript
11 12 (9.02%) User Experience
12 11 (8.27%) SQL
12 11 (8.27%) Java
12 11 (8.27%) RESTful
12 11 (8.27%) Android
13 10 (7.52%) JSON
13 10 (7.52%) Web Services
14 9 (6.77%) DRM
14 9 (6.77%) Microsoft
14 9 (6.77%) Software Engineering
14 9 (6.77%) Supplier Management

Video on Demand
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 5 (3.76%) IIS
2 3 (2.26%) CMS
3 2 (1.50%) Apache
3 2 (1.50%) Zope
4 1 (0.75%) Node.js
4 1 (0.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Mingle
1 4 (3.01%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.26%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.01%) Trello
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.51%) HTTP
1 6 (4.51%) HTTPS
2 5 (3.76%) DVB
2 5 (3.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.01%) Broadband
4 3 (2.26%) Internet
5 2 (1.50%) DLNA
5 2 (1.50%) Multicast
5 2 (1.50%) SSH
5 2 (1.50%) VPN
5 2 (1.50%) RIP
5 2 (1.50%) SNMP
5 2 (1.50%) Telnet
5 2 (1.50%) DSL
5 2 (1.50%) BGP
5 2 (1.50%) DOCSIS
5 2 (1.50%) MPLS
5 2 (1.50%) OSPF
6 1 (0.75%) Firewall
6 1 (0.75%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.26%) Data Mining
1 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.50%) CouchDB
2 2 (1.50%) SimpleDB
2 2 (1.50%) MySQL
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (6.77%) Cucumber
2 8 (6.02%) Selenium
3 7 (5.26%) JIRA
4 6 (4.51%) WebDriver
5 5 (3.76%) Fiddler
5 5 (3.76%) SpecFlow
6 3 (2.26%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.50%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.75%) Xcode
8 1 (0.75%) Ant
8 1 (0.75%) Maven
8 1 (0.75%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.75%) Subversion
8 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.75%) RSpec
8 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.75%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.75%) Appium
General
1 26 (19.55%) Advertising
2 8 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.51%) Marketing
4 5 (3.76%) Retail
5 4 (3.01%) Games
5 4 (3.01%) Publishing
5 4 (3.01%) Finance
6 2 (1.50%) Electronics
6 2 (1.50%) Legal
7 1 (0.75%) German Language
7 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (16.54%) Project Manager
2 21 (15.79%) Developer
2 21 (15.79%) Analyst
3 13 (9.77%) Architect
4 12 (9.02%) Business Analyst
5 11 (8.27%) Technical Leader
6 10 (7.52%) Technical Analyst
7 8 (6.02%) Technical Manager
8 7 (5.26%) Designer
9 6 (4.51%) Technical Project Manager
9 6 (4.51%) Tester
10 5 (3.76%) Test Manager
10 5 (3.76%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.76%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) UI Developer
10 5 (3.76%) UI Designer
10 5 (3.76%) UI Programmer
11 4 (3.01%) Salesforce.com Architect
11 4 (3.01%) Technical Business Analyst
11 4 (3.01%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.03%) HTML
2 15 (11.28%) XML
3 11 (8.27%) RESTful
4 10 (7.52%) JSON
4 10 (7.52%) Web Services
5 7 (5.26%) CSS
6 6 (4.51%) HTML5
6 6 (4.51%) .NET
7 5 (3.76%) .NET Framework
8 4 (3.01%) REST
8 4 (3.01%) Spring
9 3 (2.26%) Django
10 2 (1.50%) iOS SDK
10 2 (1.50%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.50%) Catalyst
10 2 (1.50%) Android SDK
10 2 (1.50%) Mason
10 2 (1.50%) Memcached
10 2 (1.50%) Silverlight
10 2 (1.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.55%) IPTV
2 20 (15.04%) DTV
2 20 (15.04%) STB
3 18 (13.53%) Digital Media
4 15 (11.28%) Streaming Video
5 12 (9.02%) User Experience
6 9 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (6.02%) Over-the-Top Content
8 7 (5.26%) MPEG
8 7 (5.26%) Open Source
8 7 (5.26%) Mobile App
9 4 (3.01%) New Media
10 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
10 3 (2.26%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.50%) iPhone
11 2 (1.50%) iPad
11 2 (1.50%) Animation
12 1 (0.75%) iDTV
12 1 (0.75%) Blog
12 1 (0.75%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.27%) Android
2 8 (6.02%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.26%) Windows
4 6 (4.51%) Linux
5 3 (2.26%) UNIX
6 1 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (41.35%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (27.07%) Scrum
3 23 (17.29%) E-Commerce
4 18 (13.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (12.78%) Waterfall
6 15 (11.28%) CRM
6 15 (11.28%) BDD
7 14 (10.53%) TDD
7 14 (10.53%) Identity Management
8 9 (6.77%) DRM
8 9 (6.77%) Software Engineering
8 9 (6.77%) Supplier Management
9 8 (6.02%) Test Automation
9 8 (6.02%) Kanban
9 8 (6.02%) OO
9 8 (6.02%) Project Management
10 7 (5.26%) Display Advertising
10 7 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
11 6 (4.51%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 11 (8.27%) SQL
2 11 (8.27%) Java
3 8 (6.02%) C++
4 7 (5.26%) C
5 5 (3.76%) Perl
5 5 (3.76%) C#
5 5 (3.76%) Python
6 4 (3.01%) Ruby
7 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.50%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.75%) PHP
8 1 (0.75%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (6.02%) Degree
2 1 (0.75%) ISEB
2 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (12.03%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (6.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.01%) Adobe
3 4 (3.01%) Apple
4 3 (2.26%) Tektronix
5 2 (1.50%) Huawei
5 2 (1.50%) Cisco
5 2 (1.50%) IBM
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle
6 1 (0.75%) Amdocs
6 1 (0.75%) Remedy
6 1 (0.75%) Infovista
6 1 (0.75%) webMethods
6 1 (0.75%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.75%) HP
6 1 (0.75%) BMC
6 1 (0.75%) CA
6 1 (0.75%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.75%) Google
6 1 (0.75%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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