The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Interactive TV in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Interactive TV over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Television
Rank 627 642 596
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -46
Contract jobs citing Interactive TV 16 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.007% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.088% 0.022% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 3
Median daily rate £428 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.91% -13.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £345 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18103 18393 17223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.45% 32.30% 32.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11668 11542 10428
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 630 722 689
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.35 £44.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

Interactive TV
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Interactive TV as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Interactive TV Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Interactive TV
Daily Rate Trend

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

Interactive TV Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Interactive TV
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Interactive TV within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Interactive TV Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Interactive TV
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Interactive TV Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Interactive TV
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Interactive TV within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
England -3 16 £428 +23.91%
London - 13 £428 -
North East -44 2 £375 +8.69%
Tyne and Wear -46 2 £375 +8.69%
Newcastle upon Tyne -50 2 £375 +8.69%
City of London - 2 £425 -
South East - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -

Interactive TV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Interactive TV also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Interactive TV.

1 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (45.24%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 15 (35.71%) User Experience
3 14 (33.33%) OpenTV
4 13 (30.95%) Scrum
4 13 (30.95%) Photoshop
4 13 (30.95%) XML
5 12 (28.57%) Wireframes
5 12 (28.57%) Prototyping
6 11 (26.19%) C
6 11 (26.19%) Pair Programming
6 11 (26.19%) Spring
7 10 (23.81%) Fat Client
7 10 (23.81%) XSD
7 10 (23.81%) HTML
7 10 (23.81%) HTTP
7 10 (23.81%) Thin Client
7 10 (23.81%) TDD
7 10 (23.81%) ANSI C
8 9 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (21.43%) DVB
8 9 (21.43%) C++
8 9 (21.43%) Degree
8 9 (21.43%) Subversion
9 8 (19.05%) Flash
10 7 (16.67%) MPEG
10 7 (16.67%) Windows
10 7 (16.67%) STB
11 6 (14.29%) JSON

Interactive TV
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) CMS
1 2 (4.76%) JBoss
1 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Photoshop
2 9 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (11.90%) Fireworks
3 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
4 4 (9.52%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (9.52%) PaintShop Pro
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) GitHub
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) HTTP
2 9 (21.43%) DVB
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) MySQL
1 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Subversion
2 5 (11.90%) Cucumber
2 5 (11.90%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (11.90%) Maven
3 4 (9.52%) Axure RP
4 3 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Designer
3 11 (26.19%) Interaction Designer
4 10 (23.81%) Java Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Agile Developer
6 5 (11.90%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Designer
6 5 (11.90%) UX Designer
7 4 (9.52%) C Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (7.14%) C/C++ Developer
8 3 (7.14%) C++ Developer
8 3 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
8 3 (7.14%) C++/Java Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Junior
8 3 (7.14%) Junior Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Junior Java Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Interaction Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) XML
2 11 (26.19%) Spring
3 10 (23.81%) HTML
3 10 (23.81%) XSD
4 8 (19.05%) Flash
5 6 (14.29%) JSON
6 5 (11.90%) CSS
6 5 (11.90%) HTML5
7 3 (7.14%) Ajax
7 3 (7.14%) Apache Flex
7 3 (7.14%) DHTML
7 3 (7.14%) RxJava
8 2 (4.76%) Middleware
8 2 (4.76%) Web Services
9 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.38%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) User Experience
2 10 (23.81%) Fat Client
2 10 (23.81%) Thin Client
3 7 (16.67%) MPEG
3 7 (16.67%) STB
4 5 (11.90%) IPTV
5 3 (7.14%) MHEG
5 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.76%) BBC
6 2 (4.76%) New Media
7 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.38%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Solaris
3 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.52%) Unix
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Scrum
3 12 (28.57%) Prototyping
3 12 (28.57%) Wireframes
4 11 (26.19%) Pair Programming
5 10 (23.81%) TDD
6 6 (14.29%) MVC
7 5 (11.90%) Information Architecture
7 5 (11.90%) Kanban
7 5 (11.90%) Product Management
7 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
8 4 (9.52%) Automated Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.52%) OOP
8 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (9.52%) Service Design
9 3 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (7.14%) Refactoring
9 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.19%) C
4 10 (23.81%) ANSI C
5 9 (21.43%) C++
6 5 (11.90%) ActionScript
6 5 (11.90%) Python
6 5 (11.90%) Ruby
7 4 (9.52%) Perl
8 3 (7.14%) R
9 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Ansible
1 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) OpenTV
2 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle
4 2 (4.76%) NetApp
4 2 (4.76%) Virgin Media
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) BT