The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term IPTV in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPTV over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Manchester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Television (IPTV)
Rank 82 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IPTV 4 0 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% - 1.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.43% - 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 15
Average daily rate £325 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
280 263 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.79% 27.25% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 119 132
Average daily rate £325 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £229 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 22
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.42 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.02% -22.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.58 £10.95 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.39 £61.00 £45.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
IPTV
North West

IPTV
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IPTV Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IPTV
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IPTV Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

IPTV
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing IPTV 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 IPTV.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) New Media
2 3 (75.00%) MHEG
2 3 (75.00%) Interactive TV
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) OpenTV
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) ActionScript
3 2 (50.00%) BBC
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban

IPTV
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing IPTV 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 IPTV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) New Media
2 3 (75.00%) MHEG
2 3 (75.00%) Interactive TV
3 2 (50.00%) BBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) OpenTV