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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Interactive Television
UK
Rank 585 616 590
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -26
Contract jobs citing Interactive TV 7 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.018% 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.048% 0.055% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 7
Median daily rate £393 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £384 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £530 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £125.00

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
14564 16503 16043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.55% 33.08% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9291 10453 10094
Median daily rate £445 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 547 691 652
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.65% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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
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 3 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +14 7 £393 -21.50%
London -8 7 £393 -21.50%
City of London - 1 £395 -

Interactive TV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 14 (66.67%) HTML
1 14 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 13 (61.90%) Flash
3 12 (57.14%) Degree
4 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (42.86%) TDD
5 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 9 (42.86%) OpenTV
5 9 (42.86%) Scrum
5 9 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (42.86%) CSS
5 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 9 (42.86%) Product Management
5 9 (42.86%) Wireframes
5 9 (42.86%) Prototyping
6 8 (38.10%) Java
6 8 (38.10%) C++
6 8 (38.10%) DHTML
6 8 (38.10%) MS Visio
6 8 (38.10%) Dreamweaver
6 8 (38.10%) Fireworks
6 8 (38.10%) ActionScript
6 8 (38.10%) Apache Flex
6 8 (38.10%) Ajax
7 6 (28.57%) Fat Client
7 6 (28.57%) ANSI C
7 6 (28.57%) User Experience
7 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (28.57%) DVB
7 6 (28.57%) Thin Client

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:

Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 9 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (38.10%) Fireworks
3 8 (38.10%) MS Visio
4 5 (23.81%) PaintShop Pro
5 1 (4.76%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) DVB
1 6 (28.57%) HTTP
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (23.81%) Cucumber
2 5 (23.81%) Maven
2 5 (23.81%) Subversion
General
1 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Designer
2 8 (38.10%) Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Interaction Designer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Designer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Interaction Designer
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) UX Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Angular Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Tester
6 1 (4.76%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) Flash
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
4 8 (38.10%) Ajax
4 8 (38.10%) Apache Flex
4 8 (38.10%) DHTML
5 6 (28.57%) XML
5 6 (28.57%) XSD
6 5 (23.81%) HTML5
6 5 (23.81%) JSON
6 5 (23.81%) Spring
7 4 (19.05%) Node.js
8 3 (14.29%) React
9 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
9 1 (4.76%) Express
9 1 (4.76%) Marionette.js
9 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (28.57%) Fat Client
1 6 (28.57%) MPEG
1 6 (28.57%) Thin Client
1 6 (28.57%) User Experience
2 4 (19.05%) Virtual Team
3 3 (14.29%) IPTV
3 3 (14.29%) MHEG
3 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 2 (9.52%) New Media
4 2 (9.52%) STB
5 1 (4.76%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (4.76%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Product Management
2 9 (42.86%) Prototyping
2 9 (42.86%) Scrum
2 9 (42.86%) TDD
2 9 (42.86%) Wireframes
3 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (23.81%) Kanban
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) Pair Programming
4 4 (19.05%) Information Architecture
4 4 (19.05%) Usability Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Use Case
5 3 (14.29%) OOP
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.52%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) ActionScript
2 8 (38.10%) C++
2 8 (38.10%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) ANSI C
3 6 (28.57%) C
4 3 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) OpenTV