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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Interactive Television
Rank 617 595 550
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -45
Contract jobs citing Interactive TV 5 5 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.009% 0.051%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.028% 0.029% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 23
Average daily rate
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£398 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £400 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average 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
18011 17485 16779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.63% 32.00% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11335 10583 9950
Average daily rate £420 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 683 672 720
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £21.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -4.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 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 4 August 2015. 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 -19 5 £398 -0.62% 1
North East - 5 £398 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £345 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £345 -

Interactive TV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 7 (63.64%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) Information Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (36.36%) Axure RP
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 4 (36.36%) Photoshop
2 4 (36.36%) DNA
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Games
3 3 (27.27%) OpenTV
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Internet
3 3 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (27.27%) MHEG
3 3 (27.27%) IPTV
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Content Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing

Interactive TV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 1 (9.09%) Drupal
1 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Photoshop
1 4 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (36.36%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Axure RP
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Designer
1 5 (45.45%) Interaction Designer
2 4 (36.36%) UX Designer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Writer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) UI Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) Symfony
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) LAMP
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
3 3 (27.27%) IPTV
3 3 (27.27%) MHEG
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (9.09%) Wiki
5 1 (9.09%) Social Network
5 1 (9.09%) New Media
5 1 (9.09%) Human Factors
5 1 (9.09%) DTV
5 1 (9.09%) Streaming Video
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) DNA
1 4 (36.36%) Information Architecture
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (27.27%) Content Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) XML Parsing
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) OpenTV
2 1 (9.09%) SAP