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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Television (IPTV)
Rank 548 489 477
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -12
Contract jobs citing IPTV 23 70 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.47% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 37 39
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£394 £410 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.96% +7.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £26.75 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50

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
14973 14974 13655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.89% 30.66% 30.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9455 9221 8169
Average daily rate £422 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.19% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 597 599 825
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.19 £11.51 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 29 January 2015.

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 26 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 29 January 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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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 -65 22 £400 -2.43% 18
London -16 12 £388 -7.73% 13
South East -27 4 £375 +3.44% 2
Cambridgeshire - 4 £413 -
Cambridge - 4 £413 -
East of England - 4 £413 -
Reading +2 2 - - 1
Berkshire -6 2 - - 1
Hampshire -24 2 £375 -7.69% 1
South Wales - 1 £315 -
Wales - 1 £315 -
Torfaen - - - -
Hook - - - -
South West - - - - 3
Slough - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - - 1
City of London - - - - 2
Clevedon - - - - 1
Cwmbran - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Newport - - - -
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - -

IPTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 32 (40.51%) Video on Demand
2 30 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.97%) STB
3 24 (30.38%) HTML
4 23 (29.11%) DVB
5 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
5 22 (27.85%) Linux
6 21 (26.58%) DTV
7 16 (20.25%) JIRA
8 14 (17.72%) C++
9 13 (16.46%) XML
9 13 (16.46%) Over-the-Top Content
10 12 (15.19%) Internet
11 11 (13.92%) MPEG
11 11 (13.92%) SQL
11 11 (13.92%) Streaming Media
12 10 (12.66%) Test Scripting
12 10 (12.66%) Manual Testing
12 10 (12.66%) Java
12 10 (12.66%) UNIX
12 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
12 10 (12.66%) Telecoms
12 10 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
14 8 (10.13%) CSS
14 8 (10.13%) Web Services
14 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
14 8 (10.13%) Automated Testing
15 7 (8.86%) Python
15 7 (8.86%) DRM

IPTV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 2 (2.53%) IIS
1 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.27%) Confluence
2 1 (1.27%) Apache
2 1 (1.27%) Zope
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.06%) MS Office
2 4 (5.06%) Mingle
3 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.06%) Trello
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.11%) DVB
2 12 (15.19%) Internet
3 5 (6.33%) Multicast
4 4 (5.06%) DSL
4 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.06%) PuTTY
4 4 (5.06%) WinSCP
5 3 (3.80%) HTTP
5 3 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (3.80%) RTP
5 3 (3.80%) RTSP
6 2 (2.53%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.53%) VLAN
7 1 (1.27%) DLNA
7 1 (1.27%) RTCP
7 1 (1.27%) FTP
7 1 (1.27%) Broadband
7 1 (1.27%) Wireless
7 1 (1.27%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) CouchDB
1 1 (1.27%) SimpleDB
1 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (20.25%) JIRA
2 3 (3.80%) Selenium
3 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.27%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.27%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.27%) NUnit
General
1 10 (12.66%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.06%) Electronics
3 3 (3.80%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Finance
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Publishing
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (20.25%) Developer
2 12 (15.19%) Tester
2 12 (15.19%) Test Manager
3 8 (10.13%) Test Engineer
3 8 (10.13%) Software Engineer
4 7 (8.86%) Architect
5 6 (7.59%) Software Developer
5 6 (7.59%) Programme Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Technical Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Tester
7 4 (5.06%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Android Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Test Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) Project Coordinator
9 2 (2.53%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.38%) HTML
2 13 (16.46%) XML
3 8 (10.13%) CSS
3 8 (10.13%) Web Services
4 5 (6.33%) HTML5
5 4 (5.06%) JNI
5 4 (5.06%) jQuery
5 4 (5.06%) MooTools
5 4 (5.06%) Dojo
5 4 (5.06%) RESTful
6 2 (2.53%) .NET
6 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.53%) Middleware
7 1 (1.27%) Memcached
7 1 (1.27%) Mason
7 1 (1.27%) Django
7 1 (1.27%) REST
7 1 (1.27%) WebKit
7 1 (1.27%) Catalyst
7 1 (1.27%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 32 (40.51%) Video on Demand
2 30 (37.97%) STB
3 21 (26.58%) DTV
4 13 (16.46%) Over-the-Top Content
5 11 (13.92%) MPEG
5 11 (13.92%) Streaming Media
6 6 (7.59%) Client/Server
7 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
8 4 (5.06%) User Experience
9 3 (3.80%) Mathematics
9 3 (3.80%) Physics
9 3 (3.80%) Digital Media
9 3 (3.80%) Streaming Video
10 2 (2.53%) Interactive TV
10 2 (2.53%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (1.27%) Open Source
11 1 (1.27%) iPad
11 1 (1.27%) iPhone
11 1 (1.27%) New Media
11 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.85%) Linux
2 10 (12.66%) UNIX
3 6 (7.59%) Android
4 4 (5.06%) Windows
5 3 (3.80%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (12.66%) Test Scripting
2 10 (12.66%) Manual Testing
2 10 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
4 8 (10.13%) Automated Testing
5 7 (8.86%) DRM
5 7 (8.86%) Scrum
6 6 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (7.59%) Test Automation
7 5 (6.33%) BDD
7 5 (6.33%) Android Development
7 5 (6.33%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (6.33%) Test Planning
8 4 (5.06%) TDD
8 4 (5.06%) CRM
8 4 (5.06%) Project Management
8 4 (5.06%) Functional Testing
8 4 (5.06%) User Stories
8 4 (5.06%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
2 14 (17.72%) C++
3 11 (13.92%) SQL
4 10 (12.66%) Java
5 7 (8.86%) Python
6 6 (7.59%) C
7 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.80%) Perl
9 2 (2.53%) C#
9 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.27%) Tcl
10 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.27%) PHP
10 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.53%) ISEB
3 2 (2.53%) PMP
3 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.53%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.59%) Perforce
3 3 (3.80%) HP
4 1 (1.27%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco
4 1 (1.27%) Juniper
4 1 (1.27%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle
4 1 (1.27%) Redback