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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Media Streaming
Rank 582 588 548
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -40
Contract jobs citing Streaming Media 12 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.022% 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.071% 0.070% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
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£325 £413 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +43.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £385 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £555 £325
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
16828 17126 14998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.20% 31.02% 30.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10345 10546 8944
Average daily rate £425 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 636 660 681
Average hourly rate £18.90 £21.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.09% -2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

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 24 April 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 7 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 24 April 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
England -1 12 £325 -21.21% 3
London +3 10 £300 -27.27% 2
City of London - 3 £300 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
South East - 1 £375 -
Hampshire - 1 £375 -
Hook - 1 £375 -

Streaming Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Scrum
2 10 (38.46%) Internet
2 10 (38.46%) RESTful
3 8 (30.77%) Python
3 8 (30.77%) C
3 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Linux
4 7 (26.92%) JIRA
5 6 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (23.08%) Over-the-Top Content
5 6 (23.08%) User Experience
5 6 (23.08%) C++
5 6 (23.08%) HTML
5 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
5 6 (23.08%) Perforce
6 5 (19.23%) Streaming Video
6 5 (19.23%) Objective-C
6 5 (19.23%) Intranet
6 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
6 5 (19.23%) .NET
6 5 (19.23%) C#
6 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (19.23%) IPTV
7 4 (15.38%) Stress Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (15.38%) Manual Testing

Streaming Media
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (19.23%) SharePoint
1 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (15.38%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Internet
2 5 (19.23%) Intranet
3 4 (15.38%) HTTP
4 2 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (7.69%) VPN
4 2 (7.69%) MPLS
4 2 (7.69%) BGP
4 2 (7.69%) IPsec
5 1 (3.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) JIRA
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
1 4 (15.38%) Games
2 2 (7.69%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Programme Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Intranet Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Tester
4 3 (11.54%) iOS Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Android Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior iOS Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) RESTful
2 6 (23.08%) HTML
3 5 (19.23%) .NET
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 4 (15.38%) Web Services
4 4 (15.38%) XML
5 3 (11.54%) Android SDK
6 1 (3.85%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Over-the-Top Content
1 6 (23.08%) User Experience
1 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
2 5 (19.23%) Streaming Video
2 5 (19.23%) IPTV
3 4 (15.38%) Xbox
4 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.69%) Interactive TV
5 2 (7.69%) iPhone
5 2 (7.69%) iPad
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.85%) STB
6 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.85%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Android
2 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Scrum
3 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Stress Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (15.38%) Manual Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Kanban
4 4 (15.38%) OO
4 4 (15.38%) OOD
4 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 3 (11.54%) MVC
5 3 (11.54%) iOS Development
6 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Product Management
6 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.69%) Android Development
6 2 (7.69%) Automation Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Python
1 8 (30.77%) C
2 6 (23.08%) C++
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Objective-C
3 5 (19.23%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) CCNP
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.69%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Perforce
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (3.85%) Apple
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