The table below looks at the statistics for MHP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MHP over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia Home Platform (MHP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MHP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15354 15116 15598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.71% 28.42% 26.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9755 9715 9580
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 253 370
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.65 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

MHP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MHP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MHP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MHP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MHP within the UK.

MHP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MHP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MHP within the UK.

MHP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MHP
Top 15 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MHP 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 MHP.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) DRM
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) STB
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) MHEG
1 1 (100.00%) Video on Demand
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS

MHP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MHP 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 MHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) STB
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
1 1 (100.00%) MHEG
1 1 (100.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DRM
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CA