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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Interactive Television
Rank 598 556 567
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +11
Contract jobs citing Interactive TV 8 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.044% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.056% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 21 14
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £300 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £425 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £37.50
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
14398 13715 14468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.46% 26.03% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8622 8426 8404
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 633 603 794
Average hourly rate £18.88 £19.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.20% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 29 August 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 12 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 29 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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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 -33 8 £400 +23.07% 1
London +8 4 £308 +2.50% 1
Manchester -13 2 £400 -
North West -13 2 £400 -
Salford -5 1 £400 -
Cheshire - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Northwich - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 1
Scotland - - - - 1

Interactive TV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (60.00%) DTV
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (46.67%) IPTV
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) Electronics
4 6 (40.00%) HTML5
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (26.67%) Perforce
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) Video on Demand
6 4 (26.67%) DVB
6 4 (26.67%) C++
6 4 (26.67%) UNIX
6 4 (26.67%) New Media
7 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) DLNA
7 3 (20.00%) MPEG
7 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (20.00%) CA
7 3 (20.00%) C
7 3 (20.00%) Middleware
7 3 (20.00%) DRM
7 3 (20.00%) Social Network
7 3 (20.00%) Mathematics

Interactive TV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (6.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DVB
2 3 (20.00%) RTSP
2 3 (20.00%) DLNA
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (40.00%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Publishing
3 1 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Integration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Product Manager
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) HTML5
3 3 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (13.33%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) DTV
2 7 (46.67%) IPTV
3 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (26.67%) Video on Demand
4 4 (26.67%) New Media
5 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (20.00%) Social Network
5 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (20.00%) Physics
5 3 (20.00%) MPEG
5 3 (20.00%) Streaming Video
6 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) DRM
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Content Management
4 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) C
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Perforce
2 3 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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