The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Streaming Video in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Streaming Video over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Video Streaming
Rank 538 483 547
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +64
Contract jobs citing Streaming Video 56 87 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.17% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.65% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 54 24
Average daily rate
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£375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £48.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +92.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13803 13390 14249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.23% 26.19% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8349 8099 8176
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 567 599 792
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -18.38%

Streaming Video
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Streaming Video Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Streaming Video
Daily Rate Trend

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

Streaming Video Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Streaming Video
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Streaming Video within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Streaming Video Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Streaming Video
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Streaming Video Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Streaming Video
Top 29 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Streaming Video within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -63 51 £375 +3.44% 12
London +3 40 £375 +2.38% 7
City of London +15 7 £375 +7.14% 2
East of England -36 5 £283 -10.31% 3
Cambridge - 2 £325 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £325 - 3
South East -10 1 £300 -25.00% 1
Hertfordshire -21 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £155 -
Edinburgh - 1 £155 -
High Wycombe - - - -
Derbyshire - - - - 1
Derby - - - - 1
Aberdeen - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Banbury - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Reading - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Watford - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Staffordshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1

Streaming Video
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Streaming Video 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 Video.

1 28 (25.45%) Java
2 26 (23.64%) JavaScript
3 25 (22.73%) HTML
3 25 (22.73%) Scrum
4 24 (21.82%) Software Engineering
4 24 (21.82%) Android
5 23 (20.91%) Apple iOS
6 22 (20.00%) Python
7 19 (17.27%) TDD
8 18 (16.36%) Video on Demand
9 17 (15.45%) C
10 16 (14.55%) Internet
10 16 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (14.55%) Mobile App
11 14 (12.73%) Flash
11 14 (12.73%) MPEG
12 13 (11.82%) Linux
12 13 (11.82%) Ruby
12 13 (11.82%) Android Development
13 12 (10.91%) JIRA
13 12 (10.91%) XML
14 11 (10.00%) CSS
14 11 (10.00%) Windows
14 11 (10.00%) Cucumber
14 11 (10.00%) BDD
14 11 (10.00%) Objective-C
15 10 (9.09%) Multimedia
15 10 (9.09%) IPTV
15 10 (9.09%) C++
16 9 (8.18%) HTTP

Streaming Video
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Streaming Video 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 Video. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.73%) CMS
2 1 (0.91%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.91%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.91%) IIS
2 1 (0.91%) Apache
2 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Photoshop
1 5 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (3.64%) MS Office
3 3 (2.73%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.82%) MS Project
5 1 (0.91%) Quicktime
5 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) GitHub
2 1 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.91%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.91%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.55%) Internet
2 9 (8.18%) HTTP
3 8 (7.27%) RTP
4 6 (5.45%) DVB
5 5 (4.55%) Broadband
5 5 (4.55%) 3GPP
6 4 (3.64%) UMTS
6 4 (3.64%) GPRS
6 4 (3.64%) GSM
6 4 (3.64%) WLAN
6 4 (3.64%) WCDMA
6 4 (3.64%) LTE
7 3 (2.73%) Wireshark
7 3 (2.73%) Ethernet
7 3 (2.73%) DNS
8 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.82%) FTP
8 2 (1.82%) Network Security
8 2 (1.82%) Firewall
8 2 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.73%) MySQL
2 2 (1.82%) Informix
2 2 (1.82%) MS Access
2 2 (1.82%) SQLite
2 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.91%) Big Data
3 1 (0.91%) Voldemort
3 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (10.91%) JIRA
2 11 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 9 (8.18%) Calabash
4 8 (7.27%) Jenkins
5 7 (6.36%) Hudson
5 7 (6.36%) Flex Builder
5 7 (6.36%) Git (software)
6 6 (5.45%) Subversion
7 5 (4.55%) Xcode
8 4 (3.64%) Jasmine
9 3 (2.73%) FitNesse
10 2 (1.82%) Selenium
10 2 (1.82%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.82%) Mocha
11 1 (0.91%) JUnit
11 1 (0.91%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (9.09%) Multimedia
2 8 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.64%) Advertising
3 4 (3.64%) Games
3 4 (3.64%) Banking
4 3 (2.73%) Publishing
4 3 (2.73%) Finance
5 2 (1.82%) Billing
5 2 (1.82%) Marketing
5 2 (1.82%) Electronics
6 1 (0.91%) Legal
6 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (40.00%) Developer
2 14 (12.73%) Software Engineer
3 12 (10.91%) Android Developer
4 11 (10.00%) Analyst
5 9 (8.18%) Tester
5 9 (8.18%) Test Engineer
6 7 (6.36%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.45%) Integration Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) iOS Developer
7 6 (5.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) UI Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Technical Manager
9 4 (3.64%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.64%) UI Programmer
9 4 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (2.73%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (2.73%) Senior Test Engineer
10 3 (2.73%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.73%) HTML
2 14 (12.73%) Flash
3 12 (10.91%) XML
4 11 (10.00%) CSS
5 8 (7.27%) HTML5
6 7 (6.36%) JSON
6 7 (6.36%) Apache Flex
6 7 (6.36%) RESTful
7 6 (5.45%) jQuery
7 6 (5.45%) GStreamer
8 5 (4.55%) DOM
8 5 (4.55%) Web Services
8 5 (4.55%) Android SDK
9 4 (3.64%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.64%) .NET
9 4 (3.64%) WAP
9 4 (3.64%) SyncML
9 4 (3.64%) Ajax
9 4 (3.64%) REST
9 4 (3.64%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.36%) Video on Demand
2 16 (14.55%) Mobile App
3 14 (12.73%) MPEG
4 10 (9.09%) IPTV
5 9 (8.18%) STB
5 9 (8.18%) DTV
5 9 (8.18%) Animation
6 7 (6.36%) RIA
7 5 (4.55%) Photography
7 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.64%) Blackberry
8 4 (3.64%) Interactive TV
8 4 (3.64%) Social Network
8 4 (3.64%) iPhone
8 4 (3.64%) iPad
8 4 (3.64%) New Media
9 3 (2.73%) Open Source
9 3 (2.73%) Social Media
10 2 (1.82%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.82%) Android
2 23 (20.91%) Apple iOS
3 13 (11.82%) Linux
4 11 (10.00%) Windows
5 7 (6.36%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (3.64%) Windows Phone
6 4 (3.64%) bada
7 2 (1.82%) UNIX
7 2 (1.82%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.91%) Debian
8 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.73%) Scrum
2 24 (21.82%) Software Engineering
3 19 (17.27%) TDD
4 16 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (11.82%) Android Development
6 11 (10.00%) BDD
7 9 (8.18%) iOS Development
8 7 (6.36%) 3D Animation
8 7 (6.36%) Software Testing
8 7 (6.36%) Content Management
8 7 (6.36%) Project Management
9 6 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (4.55%) OO
10 5 (4.55%) ATDD
11 4 (3.64%) DRM
12 3 (2.73%) ETL
12 3 (2.73%) OOP
12 3 (2.73%) Business Analysis
12 3 (2.73%) Test Automation
12 3 (2.73%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.45%) Java
2 26 (23.64%) JavaScript
3 22 (20.00%) Python
4 17 (15.45%) C
5 13 (11.82%) Ruby
6 11 (10.00%) Objective-C
7 10 (9.09%) C++
8 8 (7.27%) PHP
9 7 (6.36%) Perl
10 5 (4.55%) C#
11 3 (2.73%) SQL
12 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.82%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.82%) VBA
13 1 (0.91%) Fortran
13 1 (0.91%) Tcl
13 1 (0.91%) Pascal
13 1 (0.91%) Prolog
13 1 (0.91%) VBScript
13 1 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (8.18%) Degree
2 8 (7.27%) ISEB
3 2 (1.82%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.91%) CCNA
4 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.91%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) Varnish
2 3 (2.73%) XenApp
2 3 (2.73%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (6.36%) Adobe
2 6 (5.45%) Akamai
2 6 (5.45%) Perforce
3 4 (3.64%) DoubleClick
3 4 (3.64%) Google
3 4 (3.64%) Symbian
3 4 (3.64%) Apple
4 3 (2.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (2.73%) Citrix
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle
4 3 (2.73%) Huawei
5 2 (1.82%) Cisco
5 2 (1.82%) Twitter
6 1 (0.91%) Sencha
6 1 (0.91%) Facebook
6 1 (0.91%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.91%) SAP
6 1 (0.91%) JBoss
6 1 (0.91%) Zend
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