The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video on Demand in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Video on Demand (VOD)
Rank - 93 -
Contract jobs citing Video on Demand 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.36% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Video on Demand
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
571 497 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 31.44% 29.43% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 256 177
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £230 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 32
Average hourly rate £13.60 £12.00 £15.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.29% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.81 £10.14 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.94 £17.50 £37.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

Video on Demand
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Video on Demand Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Video on Demand
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Video on Demand Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Video on Demand
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) IPTV
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (33.33%) MPEG
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) DTV
2 1 (33.33%) DVB
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

Video on Demand
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DVB
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) DTV
1 1 (33.33%) IPTV
1 1 (33.33%) MPEG
1 1 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft