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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Interactive TV over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Interactive Television
Rank 588 544 565
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +21
Contract jobs citing Interactive TV 12 37 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.071% 0.012%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.069% 0.23% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 33 5
Average daily rate
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£338 £318 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.29% +1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £301 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £416 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £125.00 - -
UK excluding London average 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
17390 16344 15219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.15% 31.57% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11141 10201 8877
Average daily rate £410 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.61% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £234 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 680 680 844
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +1.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.48 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.35% -2.50%

Interactive TV
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Interactive TV within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 November 2014.

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 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Interactive TV within the UK over the 3 months to 28 November 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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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
England -78 11 £338 +6.29% 3
London -12 10 £338 +10.65% 3
City of London +14 4 £275 -9.83% 1
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Staines - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Surrey - - - -

Interactive TV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Interactive TV 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 Interactive TV.

1 14 (70.00%) HTML
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (35.00%) UNIX
5 7 (35.00%) CSS
5 7 (35.00%) DVB
5 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (30.00%) HTML5
6 6 (30.00%) PHP
7 5 (25.00%) Scrum
7 5 (25.00%) DTV
7 5 (25.00%) IPTV
7 5 (25.00%) Digital Media
7 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 4 (20.00%) New Media
8 4 (20.00%) BDD
8 4 (20.00%) Zenoss
8 4 (20.00%) JIRA
8 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 4 (20.00%) Perforce
8 4 (20.00%) MySQL
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle
8 4 (20.00%) Perl
8 4 (20.00%) C++
8 4 (20.00%) ITIL
8 4 (20.00%) Windows
8 4 (20.00%) Remedy
8 4 (20.00%) Apache

Interactive TV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Interactive TV 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 Interactive TV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) DVB
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (20.00%) JIRA
4 3 (15.00%) Subversion
4 3 (15.00%) Maven
4 3 (15.00%) Grunt
5 2 (10.00%) Behat
5 2 (10.00%) Hudson
General
1 3 (15.00%) Games
1 3 (15.00%) Electronics
1 3 (15.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Operations Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Product Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Software Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) CSS
3 6 (30.00%) HTML5
4 3 (15.00%) Middleware
4 3 (15.00%) XHTML
4 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (15.00%) Spring
4 3 (15.00%) JSON
4 3 (15.00%) jQuery
4 3 (15.00%) JPA
4 3 (15.00%) REST
4 3 (15.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) DTV
1 5 (25.00%) IPTV
1 5 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 4 (20.00%) New Media
3 3 (15.00%) W3C
3 3 (15.00%) Streaming Video
3 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (15.00%) Physics
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) Social Network
3 3 (15.00%) Video on Demand
3 3 (15.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) UNIX
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) VMS
4 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (15.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (20.00%) BDD
3 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Content Management
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) User Stories
5 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Benchmarking
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) PHP
3 4 (20.00%) Perl
3 4 (20.00%) C++
4 3 (15.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Zenoss
1 4 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Perforce
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
1 4 (20.00%) Remedy
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat