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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Media Streaming
Rank 599 565 535
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -30
Contract jobs citing Streaming Media 8 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.032% 0.030%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.048% 0.11% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 8
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£425 £420 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £395 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £450 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 - £325
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
16501 16144 14914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.46% 30.67% 31.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10228 10089 8893
Average daily rate £415 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 660 645 613
Average hourly rate £18.70 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.92 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

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 22 May 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 6 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 22 May 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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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 -35 8 £425 +1.19% 5
London -19 6 £531 +26.48% 2
Hampshire - 1 £375 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
South East - 1 £375 - 1
Hook - 1 £375 -

Streaming Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Scrum
3 8 (38.10%) RESTful
4 6 (28.57%) Internet
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco
5 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
5 5 (23.81%) Intranet
5 5 (23.81%) Objective-C
5 5 (23.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (23.81%) Over-the-Top Content
5 5 (23.81%) User Experience
6 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
6 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) Kanban
6 4 (19.05%) Android
6 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
6 4 (19.05%) Streaming Video
6 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 4 (19.05%) HTTP
6 4 (19.05%) Python
6 4 (19.05%) C
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle
7 3 (14.29%) MVC
7 3 (14.29%) BT
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco IPCC
7 3 (14.29%) Polycom
7 3 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (14.29%) Android SDK

Streaming Media
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
1 5 (23.81%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Internet
2 5 (23.81%) Intranet
3 4 (19.05%) HTTP
4 3 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (9.52%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (9.52%) IPsec
5 2 (9.52%) VPN
5 2 (9.52%) MPLS
5 2 (9.52%) BGP
6 1 (4.76%) VoIP
6 1 (4.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Programme Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Intranet Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Android Developer
4 3 (14.29%) iOS Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior iOS Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Programme Manager
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) VoIP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) RESTful
2 3 (14.29%) Android SDK
3 2 (9.52%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.76%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Over-the-Top Content
1 5 (23.81%) User Experience
2 4 (19.05%) Streaming Video
3 3 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 2 (9.52%) iPad
4 2 (9.52%) iPhone
4 2 (9.52%) IPTV
4 2 (9.52%) Interactive TV
4 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.76%) Xbox
5 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Android
2 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Scrum
3 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (19.05%) Kanban
3 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
3 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
4 3 (14.29%) Android Development
4 3 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) OOD
6 1 (4.76%) OOP
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) Stress Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Objective-C
2 4 (19.05%) Python
2 4 (19.05%) C
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) C++
3 2 (9.52%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) JNCIP
1 2 (9.52%) CCNP
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) BT
3 3 (14.29%) Polycom
4 2 (9.52%) Perforce
4 2 (9.52%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) Apple