The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IPTV in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPTV over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Television (IPTV)
Rank 135 119 126
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing IPTV 8 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.58% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 2.26% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 8
Average daily rate
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£363 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £350 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £575 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-35.38% +160.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
936 751 887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 28.94% 25.53% 26.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 382 415
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 53 84
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.30 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

IPTV
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

IPTV Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IPTV
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

IPTV Daily Rate Trend in the North West

IPTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Dojo
3 8 (61.54%) jQuery
3 8 (61.54%) MooTools
4 6 (46.15%) HTML5
5 5 (38.46%) Games
5 5 (38.46%) Scrum
5 5 (38.46%) TDD
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) OO
6 4 (30.77%) XHTML
6 4 (30.77%) Internet
6 4 (30.77%) DVB
6 4 (30.77%) STB
6 4 (30.77%) OOP
6 4 (30.77%) Animation
6 4 (30.77%) User Experience
7 3 (23.08%) New Media
7 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
8 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (15.38%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 2 (15.38%) Electronics
8 2 (15.38%) DSL
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) MPEG
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft

IPTV
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
1 4 (30.77%) DVB
2 2 (15.38%) DSL
General
1 5 (38.46%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Front-End Web Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) Dojo
3 8 (61.54%) jQuery
3 8 (61.54%) MooTools
4 6 (46.15%) HTML5
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) STB
1 4 (30.77%) Animation
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) New Media
3 2 (15.38%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) OOP
4 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft