The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IPTV in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPTV over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Television (IPTV)
Rank 623 636 567
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -69
Contract jobs citing IPTV 13 28 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.048% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.074% 0.15% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 51
Median daily rate £400 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £276 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+19.64% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.00

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
17522 19085 18708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.27% 33.06% 32.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11347 11970 11358
Median daily rate £425 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 633 807 813
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.08 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.93 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.60 £42.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%

IPTV
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing IPTV as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 October 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 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPTV within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +4 12 £400 -5.88% 2
London -7 7 £400 -11.11% 2
South East +11 2 £400 +77.77%
North West +4 2 £419 +11.66%
Manchester -9 2 £419 +11.66%
Salford - 2 £419 -
Yorkshire +16 1 £500 -
Berkshire +9 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
City of London - 1 £369 -
Leeds - 1 £500 -

IPTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IPTV also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for IPTV.

1 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) Video on Demand
3 16 (34.04%) Scrum
4 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
5 10 (21.28%) HTML
5 10 (21.28%) STB
6 9 (19.15%) Node.js
7 8 (17.02%) AngularJS
7 8 (17.02%) CSS
7 8 (17.02%) TDD
7 8 (17.02%) Software Testing
8 7 (14.89%) Digital TV
8 7 (14.89%) Mobile App
8 7 (14.89%) Over-the-Top Content
9 6 (12.77%) BDD
9 6 (12.77%) DVB
9 6 (12.77%) Internet
9 6 (12.77%) Web Services
9 6 (12.77%) Java
9 6 (12.77%) BBC
9 6 (12.77%) MVC
9 6 (12.77%) BT
9 6 (12.77%) JIRA
10 5 (10.64%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
10 5 (10.64%) RESTful
10 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
10 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
10 5 (10.64%) Ruby
10 5 (10.64%) Unix

IPTV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.38%) CMS
2 2 (4.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) IaaS
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) DVB
1 6 (12.77%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) BGP
2 2 (4.26%) DOCSIS
2 2 (4.26%) Firewall
2 2 (4.26%) MPLS
2 2 (4.26%) NAS
2 2 (4.26%) OSPF
2 2 (4.26%) RIP
2 2 (4.26%) SAN
2 2 (4.26%) SNMP
2 2 (4.26%) SSH
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) Telnet
2 2 (4.26%) VPN
3 1 (2.13%) Broadband
3 1 (2.13%) LDAP
3 1 (2.13%) Multicast
3 1 (2.13%) Network Security
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) JIRA
2 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.51%) Gradle
2 4 (8.51%) Hudson
2 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Games
3 2 (4.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Project Manager
3 7 (14.89%) Test Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Agile Project Manager
4 5 (10.64%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Video On Demand Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (8.51%) IPTV Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Scala Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) IPTV Project Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Test Leader
6 3 (6.38%) Tester
7 2 (4.26%) DTV Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) HTML
2 9 (19.15%) Node.js
3 8 (17.02%) AngularJS
3 8 (17.02%) CSS
4 6 (12.77%) Web Services
5 5 (10.64%) HTML5
5 5 (10.64%) React
5 5 (10.64%) RESTful
6 4 (8.51%) Backbone.js
6 4 (8.51%) CSS3
6 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
6 4 (8.51%) JPA
6 4 (8.51%) spray
6 4 (8.51%) Spring
6 4 (8.51%) Spring Boot
6 4 (8.51%) Spring MVC
7 3 (6.38%) Marionette.js
7 3 (6.38%) OOCSS
8 2 (4.26%) Silverlight
8 2 (4.26%) Widevine
Miscellaneous
1 21 (44.68%) Video on Demand
2 10 (21.28%) STB
3 7 (14.89%) Digital TV
3 7 (14.89%) Mobile App
3 7 (14.89%) Over-the-Top Content
4 6 (12.77%) BBC
5 5 (10.64%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (8.51%) Interactive TV
6 4 (8.51%) New Media
7 3 (6.38%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (6.38%) MPEG
7 3 (6.38%) Streaming Video
8 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
8 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (4.26%) MHEG
8 2 (4.26%) RIA
8 2 (4.26%) User Experience
9 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
9 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Linux
1 5 (10.64%) Unix
2 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) Scrum
3 8 (17.02%) Software Testing
3 8 (17.02%) TDD
4 6 (12.77%) BDD
4 6 (12.77%) MVC
5 5 (10.64%) DRM
5 5 (10.64%) Network Management
5 5 (10.64%) OO
5 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (8.51%) Front End Development
6 4 (8.51%) Kanban
6 4 (8.51%) Open Source
6 4 (8.51%) Presales
6 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.38%) Functional Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.38%) Test Planning
7 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.77%) Java
3 5 (10.64%) Ruby
4 4 (8.51%) Scala
4 4 (8.51%) SQL
5 3 (6.38%) C++
5 3 (6.38%) Perl
5 3 (6.38%) PHP
5 3 (6.38%) Python
6 2 (4.26%) ActionScript
6 2 (4.26%) C
6 2 (4.26%) C#
7 1 (2.13%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) PMP
3 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.13%) Nagios
2 1 (2.13%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) BT
2 4 (8.51%) Cisco
2 4 (8.51%) Ericsson
3 3 (6.38%) Adobe
3 3 (6.38%) HP
3 3 (6.38%) Tektronix
3 3 (6.38%) Virgin Media
4 2 (4.26%) Apple
4 2 (4.26%) Arqiva
4 2 (4.26%) Bloomberg
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) OpenTV
4 2 (4.26%) Sony
5 1 (2.13%) CA
5 1 (2.13%) Huawei
5 1 (2.13%) Nagra
5 1 (2.13%) Nokia
5 1 (2.13%) Splunk