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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Television (IPTV)
Rank 608 589 554
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -35
Contract jobs citing IPTV 35 47 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.084% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.26% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 47
Median daily rate £438 £533 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.84% +52.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £334 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £600 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £284 £325
% change year-on-year
+32.15% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
17847 17946 17166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.23% 32.03% 32.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11546 11205 10514
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 £255 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 621 673 693
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.71 £20.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.58% -9.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.07 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.38% -14.28%

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 June 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 16 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 June 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 33 £463 -13.14% 9
London -7 23 £475 -12.03% 4
South West +3 6 £350 +100.00% 2
Somerset +10 4 £325 +85.71%
Berkshire -1 4 £288 -24.83%
South East -5 4 £288 -24.83%
Ealing - 4 - -
City of London +45 2 £375 -11.76%
Reading -6 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 £413 -
South Wales - 2 £413 -
Wales - 2 £413 -
Osterley - 1 £515 -
Wiltshire - 1 £350 -
Wokingham - 1 £288 -
Bristol - 1 £475 - 2

IPTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 47 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (37.63%) Video on Demand
3 27 (29.03%) Telecoms
4 23 (24.73%) STB
4 23 (24.73%) Scrum
5 22 (23.66%) JavaScript
6 21 (22.58%) DTV
7 20 (21.51%) Over-the-Top Content
8 17 (18.28%) JIRA
8 17 (18.28%) DVB
9 15 (16.13%) Software Testing
10 14 (15.05%) Software Engineering
11 13 (13.98%) Ruby
11 13 (13.98%) Mentoring
11 13 (13.98%) Unix
11 13 (13.98%) Python
12 12 (12.90%) Web Services
12 12 (12.90%) BBC
12 12 (12.90%) BT
12 12 (12.90%) Network Management
12 12 (12.90%) Video Conferencing
12 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
13 11 (11.83%) TDD
13 11 (11.83%) HTML
14 10 (10.75%) Perl
14 10 (10.75%) DRM
14 10 (10.75%) API Testing
15 9 (9.68%) Games
15 9 (9.68%) MPEG
15 9 (9.68%) Degree

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 5 (5.38%) CMS
2 4 (4.30%) Confluence
3 2 (2.15%) Apache
3 2 (2.15%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.15%) Smallworld
3 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.15%) GitHub
3 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.08%) IaaS
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.28%) DVB
2 6 (6.45%) Internet
2 6 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.30%) BGP
3 4 (4.30%) OSPF
3 4 (4.30%) RIP
4 3 (3.23%) Broadband
4 3 (3.23%) DLNA
4 3 (3.23%) DOCSIS
4 3 (3.23%) Firewall
4 3 (3.23%) MPLS
4 3 (3.23%) Multicast
4 3 (3.23%) NAS
4 3 (3.23%) Network Security
4 3 (3.23%) SNMP
4 3 (3.23%) SSH
4 3 (3.23%) Telnet
4 3 (3.23%) Unicast
4 3 (3.23%) UPnP
4 3 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.15%) DB2
1 2 (2.15%) MySQL
1 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (18.28%) JIRA
2 7 (7.53%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.45%) TestPartner
4 5 (5.38%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.23%) Gradle
5 3 (3.23%) gulp
5 3 (3.23%) Hudson
5 3 (3.23%) Subversion
6 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.15%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.15%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (2.15%) Protractor
General
1 27 (29.03%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.68%) Games
3 7 (7.53%) Finance
4 5 (5.38%) Multimedia
5 4 (4.30%) Publishing
6 1 (1.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (21.51%) Developer
2 16 (17.20%) Architect
2 16 (17.20%) Test Engineer
3 11 (11.83%) Analyst
3 11 (11.83%) Project Manager
3 11 (11.83%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (10.75%) Test Analyst
5 6 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (6.45%) IPTV Architect
6 5 (5.38%) Agile Project Manager
6 5 (5.38%) Digital Developer
6 5 (5.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (4.30%) IPTV Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) IPTV Project Manager
7 4 (4.30%) Release Manager
7 4 (4.30%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.30%) Test Leader
8 3 (3.23%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.23%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.90%) Web Services
2 11 (11.83%) HTML
3 8 (8.60%) AngularJS
4 6 (6.45%) HTML5
4 6 (6.45%) RESTful
5 5 (5.38%) CSS
5 5 (5.38%) Node.js
5 5 (5.38%) Silverlight
6 4 (4.30%) .NET
6 4 (4.30%) Spring
6 4 (4.30%) XML
7 3 (3.23%) Backbone.js
7 3 (3.23%) CSS3
7 3 (3.23%) DOM
7 3 (3.23%) Hibernate
7 3 (3.23%) React
7 3 (3.23%) REST
7 3 (3.23%) spray
7 3 (3.23%) Spring Boot
7 3 (3.23%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (37.63%) Video on Demand
2 23 (24.73%) STB
3 21 (22.58%) DTV
4 20 (21.51%) Over-the-Top Content
5 12 (12.90%) BBC
5 12 (12.90%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (9.68%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (9.68%) MPEG
7 6 (6.45%) Mobile App
7 6 (6.45%) Streaming Video
8 5 (5.38%) Data Centre
8 5 (5.38%) Interactive TV
9 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
9 4 (4.30%) MHEG
10 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (3.23%) New Media
10 3 (3.23%) PKI
10 3 (3.23%) User Experience
11 2 (2.15%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (2.15%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.98%) Unix
2 7 (7.53%) Linux
3 5 (5.38%) Windows
4 2 (2.15%) CentOS
4 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.08%) Android
5 1 (1.08%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.73%) Scrum
3 15 (16.13%) Software Testing
4 14 (15.05%) Software Engineering
5 13 (13.98%) Mentoring
6 12 (12.90%) Network Management
7 11 (11.83%) TDD
8 10 (10.75%) API Testing
8 10 (10.75%) DRM
9 9 (9.68%) Functional Testing
10 8 (8.60%) PRINCE2
10 8 (8.60%) Test Planning
10 8 (8.60%) User Stories
11 7 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (7.53%) MVC
11 7 (7.53%) Open Source
11 7 (7.53%) Test Automation
12 6 (6.45%) Front End Development
12 6 (6.45%) Presales
12 6 (6.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.66%) JavaScript
2 13 (13.98%) Python
2 13 (13.98%) Ruby
3 10 (10.75%) Perl
4 8 (8.60%) Java
5 5 (5.38%) SQL
6 4 (4.30%) C#
6 4 (4.30%) C++
7 3 (3.23%) C
7 3 (3.23%) Scala
8 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.15%) PHP
9 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.68%) Degree
3 5 (5.38%) PMI Certification
3 5 (5.38%) PMP
4 2 (2.15%) MCT
5 1 (1.08%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) OIPF
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.15%) Docker
1 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.15%) Nagios
2 2 (2.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) BT
2 6 (6.45%) Ericsson
3 5 (5.38%) Virgin Media
4 4 (4.30%) Adobe
4 4 (4.30%) Apple
4 4 (4.30%) Arqiva
4 4 (4.30%) HP
4 4 (4.30%) OpenTV
4 4 (4.30%) Rally
5 3 (3.23%) Cisco
5 3 (3.23%) Huawei
5 3 (3.23%) Tektronix
6 2 (2.15%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.15%) Bloomberg
6 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.15%) NetApp
6 2 (2.15%) Nokia
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle
6 2 (2.15%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.15%) VMware