The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of OpenTV products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenTV over the 3 months to 6 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.

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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenTV
Rank 162 149 137
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Contract jobs citing OpenTV 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.050% 0.077% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.17% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £330 £344 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OpenTV
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1816 1784 1335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.22% 45.85% 42.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 862 642
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £650 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 114 108
Median hourly rate £18.35 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.85% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

OpenTV
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing OpenTV as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

OpenTV Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OpenTV
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

OpenTV Daily Rate Trend in the North West

OpenTV
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenTV within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -8 2 £330 -2.22%
OpenTV
England

OpenTV
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OpenTV also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for OpenTV.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Interactive TV
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) IPTV
1 4 (100.00%) MHEG
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby

OpenTV
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Interactive TV
1 4 (100.00%) IPTV
1 4 (100.00%) MHEG
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree