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 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
Internet Protocol Television (IPTV)
Rank 536 475 508
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +33
Contract jobs citing IPTV 70 104 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.76% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 70 54
Average daily rate
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£353 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -3.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £428 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-44.00% -

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
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%

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 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPTV within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

IPTV Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

IPTV
Top 19 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 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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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 -55 65 £353 +0.71% 16
London -1 35 £413 +10.00% 9
South East -21 15 £350 +3.70% 5
Berkshire +7 6 £480 +42.22% 2
Hampshire - 5 £325 - 2
City of London +8 4 £463 +32.14%
Reading +10 3 £480 +42.22% 1
Surrey - 1 - -
Torfaen - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Newport - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Cwmbran - - - -
Guildford - - - -

IPTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 46 (31.51%) Video on Demand
2 40 (27.40%) DTV
3 38 (26.03%) DVB
4 35 (23.97%) Scrum
5 33 (22.60%) MPEG
6 29 (19.86%) JavaScript
7 28 (19.18%) Linux
7 28 (19.18%) STB
8 27 (18.49%) Telecoms
9 25 (17.12%) HTML
9 25 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (16.44%) Python
11 22 (15.07%) C
12 20 (13.70%) Software Engineering
13 19 (13.01%) C++
13 19 (13.01%) CSS
13 19 (13.01%) TDD
14 18 (12.33%) Degree
15 17 (11.64%) Perl
16 16 (10.96%) Web Services
17 15 (10.27%) Finance
17 15 (10.27%) Android
17 15 (10.27%) Marketing
17 15 (10.27%) Git (software)
18 14 (9.59%) Ruby
18 14 (9.59%) Electronics
18 14 (9.59%) Java
18 14 (9.59%) TCP/IP
18 14 (9.59%) ISEB
19 12 (8.22%) Banking

IPTV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (2.74%) CMS
1 4 (2.74%) Lync
2 2 (1.37%) IIS
3 1 (0.68%) Confluence
3 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.68%) Apache
3 1 (0.68%) Zope
3 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.68%) MS Project
1 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) CheetahMail
2 1 (0.68%) Pure360
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (26.03%) DVB
2 14 (9.59%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.16%) VLAN
3 9 (6.16%) Ethernet
3 9 (6.16%) Internet
4 8 (5.48%) RTP
5 6 (4.11%) Broadband
6 5 (3.42%) RTSP
7 4 (2.74%) Wireshark
7 4 (2.74%) DLNA
8 2 (1.37%) LAN
8 2 (1.37%) WAN
8 2 (1.37%) HTTP
8 2 (1.37%) MGW
8 2 (1.37%) LTE
8 2 (1.37%) GGSN
8 2 (1.37%) SGSN
8 2 (1.37%) Multicast
9 1 (0.68%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.68%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
1 1 (0.68%) CouchDB
1 1 (0.68%) SimpleDB
1 1 (0.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (10.27%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.53%) JIRA
3 10 (6.85%) Subversion
4 6 (4.11%) Selenium
5 5 (3.42%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.74%) WebDriver
6 4 (2.74%) Calabash
6 4 (2.74%) Robotium
7 3 (2.05%) eggPlant
7 3 (2.05%) JBehave
7 3 (2.05%) Maven
8 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.37%) Hudson
9 1 (0.68%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.68%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.68%) NUnit
9 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.68%) Bugzilla
General
1 27 (18.49%) Telecoms
2 15 (10.27%) Finance
2 15 (10.27%) Marketing
3 14 (9.59%) Electronics
4 12 (8.22%) Banking
5 10 (6.85%) Retail
6 6 (4.11%) Advertising
6 6 (4.11%) Games
7 4 (2.74%) Multimedia
8 3 (2.05%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.05%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.37%) Publishing
9 2 (1.37%) Law
9 2 (1.37%) Legal
9 2 (1.37%) Front Office
9 2 (1.37%) Billing
9 2 (1.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (17.81%) Developer
2 21 (14.38%) Test Engineer
3 20 (13.70%) Software Engineer
4 16 (10.96%) Analyst
5 11 (7.53%) Business Analyst
5 11 (7.53%) Tester
6 9 (6.16%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (6.16%) Programme Manager
7 8 (5.48%) Architect
8 7 (4.79%) C++ Developer
8 7 (4.79%) Integration Engineer
9 6 (4.11%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (4.11%) Technical Business Analyst
10 5 (3.42%) ScrumMaster
10 5 (3.42%) Software Developer
11 4 (2.74%) Test Analyst
11 4 (2.74%) Web Developer
11 4 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.74%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (2.74%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.12%) HTML
2 19 (13.01%) CSS
3 16 (10.96%) Web Services
4 10 (6.85%) HTML5
5 8 (5.48%) XML
6 7 (4.79%) jQuery
6 7 (4.79%) .NET
7 6 (4.11%) Middleware
7 6 (4.11%) MooTools
7 6 (4.11%) Dojo
7 6 (4.11%) GStreamer
8 5 (3.42%) Velocity
9 4 (2.74%) SOAP
9 4 (2.74%) XHTML
9 4 (2.74%) iOS SDK
9 4 (2.74%) REST
9 4 (2.74%) Android SDK
10 3 (2.05%) CSS3
10 3 (2.05%) Cocoa Touch
10 3 (2.05%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 46 (31.51%) Video on Demand
2 40 (27.40%) DTV
3 33 (22.60%) MPEG
4 28 (19.18%) STB
5 11 (7.53%) Mobile App
6 10 (6.85%) Streaming Video
6 10 (6.85%) Computer Science
6 10 (6.85%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (6.85%) Digital Media
7 7 (4.79%) FMCG
7 7 (4.79%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (4.79%) Interactive TV
7 7 (4.79%) NHS
8 6 (4.11%) Client/Server
9 5 (3.42%) Streaming Media
10 4 (2.74%) Animation
11 3 (2.05%) New Media
11 3 (2.05%) Mathematics
11 3 (2.05%) Physics
12 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.18%) Linux
2 15 (10.27%) Android
3 11 (7.53%) Apple iOS
3 11 (7.53%) UNIX
4 6 (4.11%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (3.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.97%) Scrum
2 25 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (13.70%) Software Engineering
4 19 (13.01%) TDD
5 12 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (7.53%) BDD
6 11 (7.53%) Software Testing
6 11 (7.53%) Integration Testing
6 11 (7.53%) Test Scripting
7 10 (6.85%) UML
8 9 (6.16%) Time Management
8 9 (6.16%) Performance Testing
8 9 (6.16%) OO
8 9 (6.16%) DRM
9 8 (5.48%) Test Automation
10 7 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (4.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (4.11%) User Stories
11 6 (4.11%) Performance Analysis
12 5 (3.42%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.86%) JavaScript
2 24 (16.44%) Python
3 22 (15.07%) C
4 19 (13.01%) C++
5 17 (11.64%) Perl
6 14 (9.59%) Ruby
6 14 (9.59%) Java
7 7 (4.79%) Tcl
8 4 (2.74%) C#
8 4 (2.74%) SQL
9 3 (2.05%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.68%) Groovy
10 1 (0.68%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.68%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.68%) Pascal
10 1 (0.68%) Prolog
10 1 (0.68%) Fortran
10 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (12.33%) Degree
2 14 (9.59%) ISEB
3 10 (6.85%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.53%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.05%) Cygwin
2 1 (0.68%) vSphere
2 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (6.85%) Perforce
2 7 (4.79%) Cisco
3 5 (3.42%) Polycom
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle
4 3 (2.05%) SAP
4 3 (2.05%) CA
4 3 (2.05%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.37%) JBoss
5 2 (1.37%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.37%) Capita
6 1 (0.68%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (0.68%) SmartFocus
6 1 (0.68%) Akamai
6 1 (0.68%) Unica
6 1 (0.68%) Huawei
6 1 (0.68%) HP
6 1 (0.68%) Siebel
6 1 (0.68%) ATG
6 1 (0.68%) VMware
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