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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Television (IPTV)
Rank 634 606 569
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -37
Contract jobs citing IPTV 27 43 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.075% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.23% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 48
Median daily rate £438 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £600 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
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
18069 18495 17739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.55% 32.39% 32.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11673 11639 10730
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 639 736 705
Median hourly rate £20.78 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.36% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

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 29 July 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 18 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 29 July 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 -19 25 £463 +2.77% 5
London -16 15 £475 -5.00% 2
South West -3 5 £350 +9.37%
South East +8 4 £288 -24.83%
Berkshire +4 4 £288 -24.83%
Somerset +16 3 £325 +85.71%
South Wales - 2 £413 -
Wales - 2 £413 -
Cardiff - 2 £413 -
City of London +44 1 £325 -23.52% 1
Reading +5 1 - -
Bristol +4 1 £475 +47.28%
Wiltshire - 1 £350 -
Wokingham - 1 £288 -
Leeds - 1 £500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £500 - 3
Ealing - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £500 - 3

IPTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.88%) Video on Demand
3 19 (26.03%) Scrum
4 18 (24.66%) STB
5 17 (23.29%) Telecoms
6 15 (20.55%) JavaScript
6 15 (20.55%) Digital TV
7 14 (19.18%) Software Testing
8 13 (17.81%) DVB
8 13 (17.81%) Mentoring
9 12 (16.44%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (16.44%) Security Cleared
9 12 (16.44%) Network Management
10 11 (15.07%) Over-the-Top Content
10 11 (15.07%) Python
10 11 (15.07%) Ruby
11 10 (13.70%) JIRA
11 10 (13.70%) Unix
11 10 (13.70%) Perl
11 10 (13.70%) HTML
11 10 (13.70%) Web Services
12 9 (12.33%) TDD
12 9 (12.33%) Embedded Systems
13 8 (10.96%) Test Planning
13 8 (10.96%) API Testing
13 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
13 8 (10.96%) DRM
13 8 (10.96%) Linux
14 7 (9.59%) Java
14 7 (9.59%) QA

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 (4.11%) CMS
2 2 (2.74%) Apache
2 2 (2.74%) Confluence
2 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.37%) IaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.81%) DVB
2 6 (8.22%) Internet
3 2 (2.74%) BGP
3 2 (2.74%) DLNA
3 2 (2.74%) DNS
3 2 (2.74%) DOCSIS
3 2 (2.74%) Firewall
3 2 (2.74%) MPLS
3 2 (2.74%) Multicast
3 2 (2.74%) NAS
3 2 (2.74%) OSPF
3 2 (2.74%) RIP
3 2 (2.74%) SAN
3 2 (2.74%) SNMP
3 2 (2.74%) SSH
3 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.74%) Telnet
3 2 (2.74%) Unicast
3 2 (2.74%) UPnP
3 2 (2.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.70%) JIRA
2 6 (8.22%) TestPartner
3 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.48%) Gradle
3 4 (5.48%) Hudson
3 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.74%) Subversion
5 1 (1.37%) gulp
General
1 17 (23.29%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.22%) Games
3 5 (6.85%) Finance
4 4 (5.48%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
5 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (17.81%) Developer
1 13 (17.81%) Test Engineer
2 11 (15.07%) Analyst
2 11 (15.07%) Architect
3 10 (13.70%) Test Analyst
4 9 (12.33%) Project Manager
4 9 (12.33%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (6.85%) Agile Project Manager
6 4 (5.48%) IPTV Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) IPTV Project Manager
6 4 (5.48%) Scala Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Test Leader
6 4 (5.48%) Video On Demand Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Digital Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (4.11%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) IPTV Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Tester
8 2 (2.74%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) HTML
1 10 (13.70%) Web Services
2 7 (9.59%) HTML5
3 6 (8.22%) AngularJS
3 6 (8.22%) CSS
4 5 (6.85%) RESTful
4 5 (6.85%) Spring
5 4 (5.48%) CSS3
5 4 (5.48%) Hibernate
5 4 (5.48%) JPA
5 4 (5.48%) Node.js
5 4 (5.48%) spray
5 4 (5.48%) Spring Boot
5 4 (5.48%) Spring MVC
6 3 (4.11%) REST
6 3 (4.11%) Silverlight
6 3 (4.11%) XML
7 2 (2.74%) Backbone.js
7 2 (2.74%) DOM
7 2 (2.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.88%) Video on Demand
2 18 (24.66%) STB
3 15 (20.55%) Digital TV
4 12 (16.44%) Video Conferencing
5 11 (15.07%) Over-the-Top Content
6 9 (12.33%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (9.59%) BBC
8 5 (6.85%) Interactive TV
8 5 (6.85%) Mobile App
9 4 (5.48%) Streaming Video
10 3 (4.11%) MHEG
10 3 (4.11%) MPEG
10 3 (4.11%) New Media
10 3 (4.11%) User Experience
11 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
11 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
11 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (2.74%) PKI
11 2 (2.74%) RIA
12 1 (1.37%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Unix
2 8 (10.96%) Linux
3 2 (2.74%) CentOS
3 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.37%) Android
4 1 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Windows
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.03%) Scrum
3 14 (19.18%) Software Testing
4 13 (17.81%) Mentoring
5 12 (16.44%) Network Management
6 9 (12.33%) TDD
7 8 (10.96%) API Testing
7 8 (10.96%) DRM
7 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
7 8 (10.96%) Test Planning
8 7 (9.59%) Functional Testing
8 7 (9.59%) MVC
8 7 (9.59%) Test Automation
9 6 (8.22%) Business Development
9 6 (8.22%) Open Source
9 6 (8.22%) Test Strategy
10 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (6.85%) Network Architecture
10 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (6.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.55%) JavaScript
2 11 (15.07%) Python
2 11 (15.07%) Ruby
3 10 (13.70%) Perl
4 7 (9.59%) Java
5 5 (6.85%) SQL
6 4 (5.48%) Scala
7 3 (4.11%) C
8 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.74%) C++
8 2 (2.74%) PHP
9 1 (1.37%) C#
9 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.85%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) PMP
3 2 (2.74%) MCT
4 1 (1.37%) PgMP
4 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.74%) Nagios
2 2 (2.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (9.59%) BT
2 4 (5.48%) Ericsson
3 3 (4.11%) Cisco
3 3 (4.11%) Huawei
3 3 (4.11%) OpenTV
3 3 (4.11%) Virgin Media
4 2 (2.74%) Adobe
4 2 (2.74%) Apple
4 2 (2.74%) Arqiva
4 2 (2.74%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.74%) HP
4 2 (2.74%) Nokia
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.74%) Sony
4 2 (2.74%) Tektronix
5 1 (1.37%) Rally