The first table below looks at the demand for FFmpeg skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FFmpeg over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FFmpeg
Rank 579 572 580
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing FFmpeg 11 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.073% 0.007% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 -
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15054 14274 15028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.55% 27.91% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9655 9067 9193
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 282 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

FFmpeg
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FFmpeg within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FFmpeg Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FFmpeg
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FFmpeg within the UK.

FFmpeg Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FFmpeg
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FFmpeg within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

FFmpeg Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

FFmpeg
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FFmpeg within the UK.

FFmpeg Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

FFmpeg
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FFmpeg within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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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
England +6 11 £350 +16.66% 2
East of England - 1 £350 - 1
London - 1 £300 -
Manchester - - - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Essex - - - -
Suffolk - - - - 1
North West - - - -
Ipswich - - - - 1

FFmpeg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FFmpeg 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 FFmpeg.

1 8 (53.33%) Windows
1 8 (53.33%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Streaming Video
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (13.33%) WCF
5 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (13.33%) JIRA
5 2 (13.33%) Streaming Media
5 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
5 2 (13.33%) C
5 2 (13.33%) MPEG
5 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
5 2 (13.33%) Fireworks
5 2 (13.33%) UNIX
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
5 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
6 1 (6.67%) WebRTC
6 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
6 1 (6.67%) sed
6 1 (6.67%) SAS
6 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
6 1 (6.67%) Samba
6 1 (6.67%) AWK
6 1 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (6.67%) DTV

FFmpeg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FFmpeg 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 FFmpeg. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
1 1 (6.67%) nginx
1 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) DVB
1 1 (6.67%) PBX
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (6.67%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) WCF
2 1 (6.67%) WebRTC
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (6.67%) WebGL
2 1 (6.67%) CSS3
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Streaming Video
2 2 (13.33%) Streaming Media
2 2 (13.33%) MPEG
2 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
3 1 (6.67%) DTV
3 1 (6.67%) STB
3 1 (6.67%) IPTV
3 1 (6.67%) CCTV
3 1 (6.67%) Video Editing
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
2 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C++
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) C
4 1 (6.67%) sed
4 1 (6.67%) AWK
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) GLSL
4 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Samba
1 1 (6.67%) qmail
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
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