The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of OpenTV products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenTV over the 3 months to 17 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the OpenTV Corporation.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenTV
Rank 94 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing OpenTV 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.21% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
697 645 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.76% 45.49% 40.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 294 171
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £168 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 38 37
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.56 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £32.49 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

OpenTV
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

OpenTV Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

OpenTV
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

OpenTV Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

OpenTV
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing OpenTV 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 OpenTV.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Interactive TV
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) IPTV
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MHEG
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science

OpenTV
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing OpenTV 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 OpenTV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Interactive TV
1 2 (100.00%) IPTV
1 2 (100.00%) MHEG
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree