The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Streaming Media in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Streaming Media over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Media Streaming
Rank 619 605 578
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -27
Contract jobs citing Streaming Media 6 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.020% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.032% 0.061% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 9
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£450 £475 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +6.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £395 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate - £480 £340
% change year-on-year
- +41.17%
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 Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18706 18006 17289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.94% 32.38% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11756 10796 10446
Average daily rate £425 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 717 740 714
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.70 £18.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.13% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £42.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

Streaming Media
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Streaming Media within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Streaming Media Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Streaming Media
Daily Rate Trend

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

Streaming Media Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Streaming Media
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Streaming Media within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Streaming Media Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Streaming Media
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Streaming Media Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Streaming Media
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Streaming Media within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London +16 6 £450 - 2
England -17 6 £450 -5.26% 2

Streaming Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Streaming Media 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 Streaming Media.

1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Android
2 7 (53.85%) RESTful
3 5 (38.46%) BDD
3 5 (38.46%) User Stories
3 5 (38.46%) Android Development
3 5 (38.46%) Data Structures
3 5 (38.46%) Algorithms
3 5 (38.46%) OOP
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
5 3 (23.08%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (23.08%) Polycom
5 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco IPCC
5 3 (23.08%) BT
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) Subversion
6 2 (15.38%) Ruby
6 2 (15.38%) IPTV
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) GitHub
6 2 (15.38%) Open Source

Streaming Media
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Streaming Media 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 Streaming Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Android Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Tester
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) Android SDK
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Structures
1 5 (38.46%) Algorithms
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (15.38%) IPTV
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.69%) Xbox
4 1 (7.69%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) OOP
2 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
2 5 (38.46%) BDD
2 5 (38.46%) User Stories
2 5 (38.46%) Android Development
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Network Management
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.69%) API Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) OOD
5 1 (7.69%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
1 3 (23.08%) BT
1 3 (23.08%) Polycom