The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video on Demand in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Video on Demand (VOD)
Rank 269 261 246
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Contract jobs citing Video on Demand 3 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 0.070% 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate £425 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2976 3089 2764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.81% 30.95% 29.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1757 1646 1474
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 155 191
Average hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.76 £12.34 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%

Video on Demand
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Video on Demand Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Video on Demand
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Video on Demand Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Video on Demand
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Video on Demand across the South East region.

Video on Demand Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Video on Demand
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Berkshire -1 3 £425 -2.85%
Video on Demand
England

Video on Demand
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (44.44%) DTV
1 4 (44.44%) IPTV
2 3 (33.33%) Silverlight
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Video Processing
2 3 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
2 3 (33.33%) DRM
2 3 (33.33%) Validation
2 3 (33.33%) OSPF
2 3 (33.33%) BGP
2 3 (33.33%) CMS
2 3 (33.33%) Games
2 3 (33.33%) Streaming Video
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) MPEG
2 3 (33.33%) RIP
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) Adobe
2 3 (33.33%) Apple
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) SNMP
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Telnet
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) DOCSIS
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) Tektronix
3 2 (22.22%) SSH
4 1 (11.11%) STB
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management

Video on Demand
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) BGP
1 3 (33.33%) OSPF
1 3 (33.33%) RIP
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) DOCSIS
2 2 (22.22%) MPLS
2 2 (22.22%) SNMP
2 2 (22.22%) SSH
2 2 (22.22%) Telnet
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) DVB
General
1 3 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Content Editor
2 1 (11.11%) Deployment Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Integration Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Web Content Editor
2 1 (11.11%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Silverlight
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) DTV
1 4 (44.44%) IPTV
2 3 (33.33%) MPEG
2 3 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
2 3 (33.33%) Streaming Video
3 1 (11.11%) STB
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) DRM
1 3 (33.33%) Scrum
1 3 (33.33%) Validation
1 3 (33.33%) Video Processing
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe
1 3 (33.33%) Apple
2 2 (22.22%) Tektronix
3 1 (11.11%) BT
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft