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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Television (IPTV)
Rank 529 476 523
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +47
Contract jobs citing IPTV 67 106 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.65% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 72 54
Average daily rate
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£381 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £423 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £21.00 £37.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £37.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-44.00% +200.00%

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
17295 16389 17515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.52% 31.07% 29.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10526 10094 10144
Average daily rate £401 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.90% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 719 666 878
Average hourly rate £18.53 £18.02 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -27.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.53 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -36.36%

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 17 September 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 21 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 17 September 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 -61 61 £381 +8.92% 8
London -10 32 £445 +18.66% 5
South East -3 18 £350 +1.81% 2
Berkshire +11 8 £350 -1.75% 1
Hampshire - 6 £325 - 1
Reading +13 5 £296 -12.22%
City of London +11 4 £463 +32.14% 2
Surrey - 1 - -
Torfaen - - - - 2
East of England - - - - 1
Southampton - - - -
Newport - - - - 2
Bath - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Cwmbran - - - - 2
Guildford - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
South Wales - - - - 4
South West - - - -
Wales - - - - 4

IPTV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 48 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (33.33%) Video on Demand
3 38 (27.54%) DVB
4 36 (26.09%) DTV
5 34 (24.64%) STB
6 33 (23.91%) JavaScript
7 29 (21.01%) MPEG
7 29 (21.01%) Over-the-Top Content
8 28 (20.29%) HTML
8 28 (20.29%) Scrum
9 26 (18.84%) Telecoms
9 26 (18.84%) Linux
10 20 (14.49%) CSS
11 19 (13.77%) Python
12 18 (13.04%) C
13 17 (12.32%) Java
13 17 (12.32%) Perl
13 17 (12.32%) Web Services
13 17 (12.32%) C++
13 17 (12.32%) TDD
13 17 (12.32%) Software Engineering
14 15 (10.87%) Android
15 14 (10.14%) Degree
16 13 (9.42%) Ruby
16 13 (9.42%) Git (software)
16 13 (9.42%) Test Scripting
16 13 (9.42%) Electronics
16 13 (9.42%) User Experience
17 12 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (8.70%) HTML5

IPTV
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (2.90%) Lync
2 3 (2.17%) CMS
3 2 (1.45%) IIS
4 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.72%) Apache
4 1 (0.72%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.72%) Zope
4 1 (0.72%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.72%) MS Project
1 1 (0.72%) MS Office
1 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.72%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.72%) CheetahMail
2 1 (0.72%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 38 (27.54%) DVB
2 10 (7.25%) Internet
2 10 (7.25%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.07%) VLAN
3 7 (5.07%) Ethernet
3 7 (5.07%) RTP
4 5 (3.62%) Broadband
5 4 (2.90%) PuTTY
5 4 (2.90%) WinSCP
5 4 (2.90%) Wireshark
6 3 (2.17%) RTSP
6 3 (2.17%) DLNA
7 2 (1.45%) Multicast
7 2 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.45%) HTTP
7 2 (1.45%) LAN
7 2 (1.45%) WAN
7 2 (1.45%) MGW
7 2 (1.45%) LTE
7 2 (1.45%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.72%) CouchDB
1 1 (0.72%) SimpleDB
1 1 (0.72%) MySQL
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (9.42%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.70%) JIRA
3 9 (6.52%) Subversion
4 6 (4.35%) Selenium
5 4 (2.90%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.90%) Calabash
5 4 (2.90%) Robotium
5 4 (2.90%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.17%) Maven
6 3 (2.17%) eggPlant
6 3 (2.17%) JBehave
7 2 (1.45%) Hudson
7 2 (1.45%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.72%) NUnit
8 1 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.72%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.72%) Axure RP
General
1 26 (18.84%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.42%) Electronics
3 11 (7.97%) Marketing
4 10 (7.25%) Finance
4 10 (7.25%) Banking
5 7 (5.07%) Multimedia
5 7 (5.07%) Retail
6 6 (4.35%) Games
7 5 (3.62%) Advertising
8 3 (2.17%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.17%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.45%) Front Office
9 2 (1.45%) Law
9 2 (1.45%) Legal
9 2 (1.45%) Publishing
9 2 (1.45%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (19.57%) Developer
2 21 (15.22%) Test Engineer
3 17 (12.32%) Software Engineer
4 13 (9.42%) Analyst
5 11 (7.97%) Tester
6 10 (7.25%) Architect
7 8 (5.80%) Programme Manager
7 8 (5.80%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.07%) Integration Engineer
9 6 (4.35%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.35%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 5 (3.62%) C++ Developer
11 4 (2.90%) Android Developer
11 4 (2.90%) Technical Analyst
11 4 (2.90%) Test Analyst
11 4 (2.90%) Front-End Web Developer
11 4 (2.90%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.29%) HTML
2 20 (14.49%) CSS
3 17 (12.32%) Web Services
4 12 (8.70%) HTML5
5 9 (6.52%) jQuery
5 9 (6.52%) XML
6 8 (5.80%) Dojo
6 8 (5.80%) MooTools
7 7 (5.07%) .NET
8 6 (4.35%) Middleware
9 5 (3.62%) GStreamer
10 4 (2.90%) iOS SDK
10 4 (2.90%) REST
10 4 (2.90%) Android SDK
10 4 (2.90%) XHTML
10 4 (2.90%) SOAP
10 4 (2.90%) JNI
11 3 (2.17%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.17%) Velocity
11 3 (2.17%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 46 (33.33%) Video on Demand
2 36 (26.09%) DTV
3 34 (24.64%) STB
4 29 (21.01%) MPEG
4 29 (21.01%) Over-the-Top Content
5 13 (9.42%) User Experience
6 12 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (7.25%) Streaming Video
8 9 (6.52%) Mobile App
9 8 (5.80%) Digital Media
9 8 (5.80%) Computer Science
10 7 (5.07%) Streaming Media
10 7 (5.07%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (4.35%) Client/Server
11 6 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (3.62%) Interactive TV
12 5 (3.62%) FMCG
12 5 (3.62%) NHS
13 4 (2.90%) Animation
14 3 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (18.84%) Linux
2 15 (10.87%) Android
3 12 (8.70%) UNIX
4 11 (7.97%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (3.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (20.29%) Scrum
3 17 (12.32%) TDD
3 17 (12.32%) Software Engineering
4 13 (9.42%) Test Scripting
5 11 (7.97%) DRM
6 10 (7.25%) Software Testing
7 9 (6.52%) Integration Testing
7 9 (6.52%) OO
7 9 (6.52%) BDD
7 9 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (5.80%) UML
8 8 (5.80%) Performance Testing
9 7 (5.07%) Time Management
9 7 (5.07%) Test Automation
9 7 (5.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (5.07%) User Stories
10 6 (4.35%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.35%) Android Development
10 6 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 33 (23.91%) JavaScript
2 19 (13.77%) Python
3 18 (13.04%) C
4 17 (12.32%) Java
4 17 (12.32%) Perl
4 17 (12.32%) C++
5 13 (9.42%) Ruby
6 7 (5.07%) Tcl
7 6 (4.35%) SQL
8 4 (2.90%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.90%) C#
9 3 (2.17%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.72%) Groovy
10 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.72%) Fortran
10 1 (0.72%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.72%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.72%) Pascal
10 1 (0.72%) Prolog
10 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (10.14%) Degree
2 12 (8.70%) ISEB
3 8 (5.80%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.52%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.17%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 6 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (6.52%) Perforce
2 6 (4.35%) Cisco
3 5 (3.62%) Polycom
4 3 (2.17%) SAP
4 3 (2.17%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.17%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.45%) JBoss
5 2 (1.45%) Oracle
5 2 (1.45%) Capita
6 1 (0.72%) Unica
6 1 (0.72%) Huawei
6 1 (0.72%) HP
6 1 (0.72%) CA
6 1 (0.72%) SmartFocus
6 1 (0.72%) Akamai
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