The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Streaming Media in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Streaming Media over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Media Streaming
Rank 406 409 401
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Streaming Media 2 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.042% 0.056%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.026% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 9
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £443 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Streaming Media
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7571 7683 8238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.76% 36.20% 38.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5300 5386 5593
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 149 160
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Streaming Media
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Streaming Media Jobs Demand Trend in London

Streaming Media
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Streaming Media across the London region.

Streaming Media Daily Rate Trend in London

Streaming Media
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Streaming Media across the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Streaming Media Daily Rate Histogram in London

Streaming Media
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Streaming Media across the London region.

Streaming Media Hourly Rate Trend in London

Streaming Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Streaming Media 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 Streaming Media.

1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Digital Media
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Learning Management System
3 3 (37.50%) Video on Demand
3 3 (37.50%) PKI
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Streaming Video
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Multicast
3 3 (37.50%) Unicast
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) SAML
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Software Packaging
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) CMS
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) Java

Streaming Media
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Streaming Media 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 Streaming Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Multicast
1 3 (37.50%) Unicast
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) SAML
1 2 (25.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Digital Media
2 3 (37.50%) Learning Management System
2 3 (37.50%) PKI
2 3 (37.50%) Streaming Video
2 3 (37.50%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) VMware