The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Television (IPTV)
Rank 512 489 474
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -15
Contract jobs citing IPTV 91 63 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.51% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 39 77
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14574 12419 14884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.35% 25.56% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8982 7479 8630
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 581 644 778
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.12 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.59% -11.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%

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 16 April 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
Top 30 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -1 86 £400 +10.34% 18
London -18 47 £431 +7.81% 8
South East -6 12 £350 +1.44% 1
East of England -26 9 £320 - 7
Cambridge - 9 £320 - 7
Cambridgeshire - 9 £320 - 7
City of London -7 7 £225 - 2
Bristol -10 5 £345 +4.15%
South West -11 5 £345 +4.15% 2
North West - 5 £325 -
Hampshire -3 4 £350 -
Berkshire -6 4 £465 +165.71%
Manchester - 4 £325 -
Reading -10 2 - -
Wales - 1 £350 - 2
West Midlands - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Torfaen - - - - 1
South Wales - - - - 2
Solihull - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Newport - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
Cwmbran - - - - 1
Derby - - - -

IPTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 58 (37.42%) Scrum
2 49 (31.61%) Video on Demand
3 39 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (22.58%) TDD
5 34 (21.94%) Telecoms
6 32 (20.65%) JavaScript
7 31 (20.00%) Web Services
8 29 (18.71%) Mobile App
9 28 (18.06%) BDD
10 26 (16.77%) HTML
10 26 (16.77%) Java
11 24 (15.48%) DTV
12 23 (14.84%) Linux
12 23 (14.84%) Ruby
12 23 (14.84%) Android
13 21 (13.55%) Python
13 21 (13.55%) Internet
14 20 (12.90%) Marketing
15 19 (12.26%) Windows
15 19 (12.26%) Apple iOS
16 18 (11.61%) MPEG
16 18 (11.61%) Selenium
17 17 (10.97%) Software Engineering
17 17 (10.97%) C#
17 17 (10.97%) Finance
17 17 (10.97%) Test Automation
18 16 (10.32%) Digital Media
18 16 (10.32%) Project Management
18 16 (10.32%) CSS
18 16 (10.32%) QA

IPTV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (3.23%) CMS
2 2 (1.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.29%) Node.js
3 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (5.16%) Photoshop
2 7 (4.52%) OmniGraffle
3 6 (3.87%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.65%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.65%) MS Project
5 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.55%) Internet
2 12 (7.74%) DVB
3 10 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 8 (5.16%) Ethernet
5 6 (3.87%) PBX
6 5 (3.23%) RTP
7 4 (2.58%) SAN
7 4 (2.58%) VoIP
7 4 (2.58%) WAN
7 4 (2.58%) Broadband
7 4 (2.58%) LAN
7 4 (2.58%) Wireshark
7 4 (2.58%) NAS
8 3 (1.94%) DLNA
8 3 (1.94%) RTSP
8 3 (1.94%) VLAN
8 3 (1.94%) HTTP
8 3 (1.94%) Firewall
9 2 (1.29%) MPLS
9 2 (1.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.29%) MySQL
2 2 (1.29%) CouchDB
2 2 (1.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (11.61%) Selenium
2 14 (9.03%) Cucumber
3 13 (8.39%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.39%) JIRA
4 10 (6.45%) Subversion
4 10 (6.45%) WebDriver
5 8 (5.16%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.87%) Bugzilla
6 6 (3.87%) Axure RP
6 6 (3.87%) Calabash
7 5 (3.23%) Robotium
7 5 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.23%) Fiddler
7 5 (3.23%) WebLOAD
7 5 (3.23%) FitNesse
7 5 (3.23%) LoadRunner
8 4 (2.58%) WATIR
8 4 (2.58%) Hudson
8 4 (2.58%) JProfiler
8 4 (2.58%) eggPlant
General
1 34 (21.94%) Telecoms
2 20 (12.90%) Marketing
3 17 (10.97%) Finance
4 15 (9.68%) Games
5 14 (9.03%) Retail
6 13 (8.39%) Banking
7 11 (7.10%) Advertising
8 10 (6.45%) Electronics
9 7 (4.52%) Multimedia
10 2 (1.29%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.29%) Publishing
11 1 (0.65%) Billing
Job Titles
1 30 (19.35%) Developer
2 25 (16.13%) Software Engineer
3 23 (14.84%) Tester
4 12 (7.74%) Analyst
5 11 (7.10%) Test Engineer
6 10 (6.45%) Software Development Engineer
6 10 (6.45%) Business Analyst
6 10 (6.45%) Consultant
6 10 (6.45%) Test Leader
6 10 (6.45%) Development Engineer
7 8 (5.16%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 8 (5.16%) Designer
8 7 (4.52%) User Experience Designer
8 7 (4.52%) C++ Developer
9 6 (3.87%) Architect
9 6 (3.87%) Project Manager
9 6 (3.87%) Web Developer
9 6 (3.87%) Software Test Engineer
10 5 (3.23%) Automation Engineer
10 5 (3.23%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (20.00%) Web Services
2 26 (16.77%) HTML
3 16 (10.32%) CSS
4 14 (9.03%) .NET
4 14 (9.03%) REST
5 12 (7.74%) JSON
5 12 (7.74%) HTML5
6 8 (5.16%) Silverlight
6 8 (5.16%) CSS3
6 8 (5.16%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (4.52%) Middleware
7 7 (4.52%) XML
8 6 (3.87%) SOAP
9 5 (3.23%) Android SDK
9 5 (3.23%) GStreamer
10 4 (2.58%) Flash
10 4 (2.58%) Zend Framework
10 4 (2.58%) Cocoa
10 4 (2.58%) RESTful
10 4 (2.58%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 49 (31.61%) Video on Demand
2 29 (18.71%) Mobile App
3 24 (15.48%) DTV
4 18 (11.61%) MPEG
5 16 (10.32%) Digital Media
6 14 (9.03%) STB
7 13 (8.39%) FMCG
7 13 (8.39%) NHS
8 10 (6.45%) Streaming Video
9 7 (4.52%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (4.52%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (4.52%) PMI
10 6 (3.87%) Interactive TV
11 5 (3.23%) MHEG
12 4 (2.58%) New Media
13 3 (1.94%) Open Source
13 3 (1.94%) Computer Science
14 2 (1.29%) Management Information System
14 2 (1.29%) BBC
14 2 (1.29%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.84%) Linux
1 23 (14.84%) Android
2 19 (12.26%) Windows
2 19 (12.26%) Apple iOS
3 13 (8.39%) UNIX
4 6 (3.87%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.65%) CentOS
5 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (37.42%) Scrum
2 39 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (22.58%) TDD
4 28 (18.06%) BDD
5 17 (10.97%) Software Engineering
5 17 (10.97%) Test Automation
6 16 (10.32%) Project Management
7 14 (9.03%) Software Testing
8 13 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (7.74%) Test Scripting
9 12 (7.74%) OO
10 11 (7.10%) Mobile Application Development
10 11 (7.10%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (6.45%) Load Balancing
11 10 (6.45%) OOP
11 10 (6.45%) E-Commerce
11 10 (6.45%) OOD
11 10 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (5.81%) UML
13 8 (5.16%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 32 (20.65%) JavaScript
2 26 (16.77%) Java
3 23 (14.84%) Ruby
4 21 (13.55%) Python
5 17 (10.97%) C#
6 14 (9.03%) C++
6 14 (9.03%) PHP
7 13 (8.39%) C
8 11 (7.10%) SQL
8 11 (7.10%) Perl
9 6 (3.87%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.23%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.94%) ActionScript
11 3 (1.94%) Tcl
12 2 (1.29%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.29%) Scala
12 2 (1.29%) Clojure
13 1 (0.65%) Korn
13 1 (0.65%) Fortran
13 1 (0.65%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 13 (8.39%) ISTQB
2 11 (7.10%) Degree
3 8 (5.16%) PMI Certification
4 7 (4.52%) ISEB
5 5 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.58%) CCDP
6 4 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.94%) CCNP
8 2 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.65%) MCITP
9 1 (0.65%) CCNA
9 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.32%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (3.87%) vSphere
2 3 (1.94%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.58%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.65%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.65%) Puppet
2 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (4.52%) VMware
1 7 (4.52%) HP
2 5 (3.23%) Perforce
2 5 (3.23%) Zend
2 5 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 4 (2.58%) CA
3 4 (2.58%) Cisco
3 4 (2.58%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.94%) OpenTV
4 3 (1.94%) Oracle
5 2 (1.29%) SAP
5 2 (1.29%) IBM
6 1 (0.65%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (0.65%) Akamai
6 1 (0.65%) Amdocs
6 1 (0.65%) Huawei
6 1 (0.65%) JBoss
6 1 (0.65%) Siebel
6 1 (0.65%) Adobe
6 1 (0.65%) ATG
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