The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IPTV in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPTV over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Television (IPTV)
Rank 618 600 533
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -67
Contract jobs citing IPTV 46 47 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.083% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.26% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 63
Average daily rate £425 £450 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £304 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £580 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
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
18208 17980 17517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.58% 31.69% 32.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11846 10898 10690
Average daily rate £425 £420 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 596 704 760
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.96 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

IPTV
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPTV within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

IPTV Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IPTV
Daily Rate Trend

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

IPTV Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IPTV
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPTV within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

IPTV Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IPTV
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IPTV Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IPTV
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPTV within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 40 £425 -5.55% 13
London -12 31 £425 -21.29% 10
Berkshire -6 4 £425 +6.25%
South East -22 4 £425 +21.42%
Manchester -6 3 £330 -2.22%
North West -10 3 £330 -4.00%
Ealing - 3 - -
Osterley - 3 £515 -
City of London +45 2 £425 -5.55% 3
Reading -9 2 - -
Somerset - 2 - -
South West - 2 - -
Westminster - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £425 -

IPTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing IPTV 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 IPTV.

1 56 (51.38%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (37.61%) Video on Demand
3 37 (33.94%) JavaScript
4 33 (30.28%) Telecoms
4 33 (30.28%) Over-the-Top Content
5 32 (29.36%) STB
6 27 (24.77%) DTV
7 26 (23.85%) Software Engineering
8 23 (21.10%) Scrum
9 19 (17.43%) JIRA
10 18 (16.51%) User Stories
10 18 (16.51%) DVB
11 16 (14.68%) HTML
11 16 (14.68%) AngularJS
11 16 (14.68%) Ruby
12 15 (13.76%) Degree
12 15 (13.76%) Git (software)
13 14 (12.84%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (12.84%) TDD
13 14 (12.84%) BT
13 14 (12.84%) BBC
13 14 (12.84%) Front End Development
14 13 (11.93%) API Testing
14 13 (11.93%) Python
15 12 (11.01%) Functional Testing
15 12 (11.01%) MPEG
15 12 (11.01%) Java
15 12 (11.01%) Web Services
15 12 (11.01%) Unix
15 12 (11.01%) Streaming Video

IPTV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing IPTV 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 IPTV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.09%) Node.js
2 5 (4.59%) OpenStack
2 5 (4.59%) Smallworld
3 3 (2.75%) CMS
4 2 (1.83%) Apache
4 2 (1.83%) Confluence
4 2 (1.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.50%) GitHub
3 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.92%) IaaS
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.51%) DVB
2 8 (7.34%) Wireshark
3 7 (6.42%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.59%) Network Security
5 4 (3.67%) BGP
5 4 (3.67%) Broadband
5 4 (3.67%) HbbTV
5 4 (3.67%) HTTP
5 4 (3.67%) OSPF
6 3 (2.75%) DLNA
6 3 (2.75%) DNS
6 3 (2.75%) Firewall
6 3 (2.75%) Internet
6 3 (2.75%) MPLS
6 3 (2.75%) Multicast
6 3 (2.75%) NAS
6 3 (2.75%) RIP
6 3 (2.75%) SAN
6 3 (2.75%) Unicast
6 3 (2.75%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.59%) DB2
1 5 (4.59%) MySQL
1 5 (4.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (17.43%) JIRA
2 15 (13.76%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.26%) Jenkins
4 8 (7.34%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.50%) gulp
5 6 (5.50%) Jasmine
5 6 (5.50%) Protractor
5 6 (5.50%) TestPartner
6 5 (4.59%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (2.75%) Subversion
8 2 (1.83%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.83%) Selenium
9 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.92%) Mocha
9 1 (0.92%) QUnit
9 1 (0.92%) Sinon.JS
General
1 33 (30.28%) Telecoms
2 11 (10.09%) Games
3 6 (5.50%) Finance
4 5 (4.59%) Publishing
5 4 (3.67%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (28.44%) Developer
2 19 (17.43%) Architect
3 16 (14.68%) Test Engineer
4 14 (12.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 13 (11.93%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (10.09%) Project Manager
7 10 (9.17%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (8.26%) IPTV Architect
9 8 (7.34%) Analyst
9 8 (7.34%) Digital Developer
9 8 (7.34%) Software Engineer
9 8 (7.34%) Test Analyst
10 7 (6.42%) Software Developer
11 6 (5.50%) Agile Project Manager
12 5 (4.59%) Angular Developer
12 5 (4.59%) Cloud Architect
12 5 (4.59%) Data Centre Architect
12 5 (4.59%) Node.js Developer
12 5 (4.59%) Test Automation Engineer
12 5 (4.59%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.68%) AngularJS
1 16 (14.68%) HTML
2 12 (11.01%) Web Services
3 11 (10.09%) HTML5
4 9 (8.26%) CSS
5 8 (7.34%) DOM
6 6 (5.50%) Sass
7 5 (4.59%) .NET
7 5 (4.59%) Backbone.js
7 5 (4.59%) CSS3
7 5 (4.59%) React
7 5 (4.59%) RESTful
7 5 (4.59%) XML
8 4 (3.67%) Express
8 4 (3.67%) Silverlight
8 4 (3.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (2.75%) GStreamer
9 3 (2.75%) OpenGL
9 3 (2.75%) Qt
9 3 (2.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 41 (37.61%) Video on Demand
2 33 (30.28%) Over-the-Top Content
3 32 (29.36%) STB
4 27 (24.77%) DTV
5 14 (12.84%) BBC
6 12 (11.01%) MPEG
6 12 (11.01%) Streaming Video
7 9 (8.26%) iDTV
7 9 (8.26%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (7.34%) Data Centre
9 7 (6.42%) MHEG
10 6 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (5.50%) Computer Science
10 6 (5.50%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (5.50%) User Experience
11 5 (4.59%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (4.59%) Interactive TV
11 5 (4.59%) Mobile App
11 5 (4.59%) Private Cloud
11 5 (4.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.01%) Unix
2 11 (10.09%) Windows
3 8 (7.34%) Linux
4 3 (2.75%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (2.75%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.83%) Android
5 2 (1.83%) CentOS
5 2 (1.83%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (51.38%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.85%) Software Engineering
3 23 (21.10%) Scrum
4 18 (16.51%) User Stories
5 14 (12.84%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (12.84%) Front End Development
5 14 (12.84%) TDD
6 13 (11.93%) API Testing
7 12 (11.01%) Functional Testing
8 11 (10.09%) DRM
8 11 (10.09%) Software Testing
9 10 (9.17%) ITIL
9 10 (9.17%) Mentoring
9 10 (9.17%) Test Scripting
10 9 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (7.34%) Defect Management
11 8 (7.34%) Network Management
11 8 (7.34%) Presales
11 8 (7.34%) PRINCE2
12 7 (6.42%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.94%) JavaScript
2 16 (14.68%) Ruby
3 13 (11.93%) Python
4 12 (11.01%) Java
5 7 (6.42%) Perl
6 6 (5.50%) C
6 6 (5.50%) C++
7 4 (3.67%) C#
8 3 (2.75%) Embedded C
8 3 (2.75%) Embedded C++
9 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.83%) PHP
9 2 (1.83%) SQL
10 1 (0.92%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.92%) ES6
10 1 (0.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (13.76%) Degree
2 8 (7.34%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.67%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.67%) PMP
4 1 (0.92%) MCT
4 1 (0.92%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) QA
2 4 (3.67%) OIPF
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Docker
1 5 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.83%) Nagios
2 2 (1.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (12.84%) BT
2 7 (6.42%) Ericsson
3 6 (5.50%) Arqiva
3 6 (5.50%) Virgin Media
4 5 (4.59%) EMC
4 5 (4.59%) HP
4 5 (4.59%) NetApp
4 5 (4.59%) Oracle
4 5 (4.59%) Rally
4 5 (4.59%) VMware
5 4 (3.67%) Cisco
5 4 (3.67%) OpenTV
6 3 (2.75%) Adobe
6 3 (2.75%) Apple
6 3 (2.75%) Google
7 2 (1.83%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.83%) Huawei
7 2 (1.83%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.83%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.83%) Tektronix
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