The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video on Demand 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 Video on Demand over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Video on Demand (VOD)
Rank 154 138 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Video on Demand 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.053% 0.032% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 - -
Video on Demand
England

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
1241 869 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.65% 27.60% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 496 467
Average daily rate £400 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 40 52
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.42 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Video on Demand
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Video on Demand Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Video on Demand
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Video on Demand Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Video on Demand
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Video on Demand within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 1 £400 -
Video on Demand
England

Video on Demand
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) OOP
3 8 (40.00%) IPTV
4 6 (30.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) Subversion
5 4 (20.00%) OO
5 4 (20.00%) XHTML
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (20.00%) Animation
5 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (20.00%) HTML5
5 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (20.00%) Digital Media
5 4 (20.00%) QUnit
5 4 (20.00%) Jasmine
5 4 (20.00%) JsTestDriver
5 4 (20.00%) GitHub
5 4 (20.00%) Android
5 4 (20.00%) Android Development
5 4 (20.00%) iOS Development
6 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (15.00%) jQuery
7 2 (10.00%) CRM
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) Over-the-Top Content

Video on Demand
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DVB
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Jasmine
1 4 (20.00%) JsTestDriver
1 4 (20.00%) QUnit
1 4 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Ant
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Android Developer
2 4 (20.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Manual Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) CSS
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) HTML5
1 4 (20.00%) XHTML
2 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (15.00%) jQuery
2 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) LINQ
3 1 (5.00%) Visualforce
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) IPTV
2 4 (20.00%) Animation
2 4 (20.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (10.00%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (5.00%) DTV
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Android
1 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) OOP
3 4 (20.00%) Android Development
3 4 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (20.00%) OO
3 4 (20.00%) Scrum
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
3 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Content Management
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC
5 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com