The 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Video Streaming
Rank 558 482 542
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +60
Contract jobs citing Streaming Video 48 92 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.17% 0.087%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.56% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 80 36
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £450 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £331
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -24.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £48.00 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +48.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £27.00

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
17565 16397 17509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.39% 31.06% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10667 10120 10142
Average daily rate £400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 732 667 895
Average hourly rate £18.90 £18.03 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% -26.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.83 £17.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -31.98%

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 22 September 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 21 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 22 September 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 -83 46 £375 +15.38% 20
London -21 37 £375 +2.38% 12
City of London +13 11 £350 - 3
South East -5 4 £350 - 1
East of England - 4 £245 - 5
Hampshire - 3 £300 -
Edinburgh - 2 £155 -
Scotland - 2 £155 - 1
South West -56 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £250 - 4
Cambridge - 1 £250 - 3
Southampton - 1 £300 -
Street - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Derby - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
East Midlands - - - -

Streaming Video
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 33 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.42%) JavaScript
3 25 (22.52%) HTML
4 24 (21.62%) Java
5 22 (19.82%) Android
5 22 (19.82%) Video on Demand
6 21 (18.92%) Software Engineering
6 21 (18.92%) Python
7 19 (17.12%) Scrum
7 19 (17.12%) Apple iOS
8 17 (15.32%) TDD
9 16 (14.41%) Internet
10 15 (13.51%) C
11 14 (12.61%) XML
12 13 (11.71%) CSS
12 13 (11.71%) Linux
12 13 (11.71%) C++
12 13 (11.71%) MPEG
12 13 (11.71%) Android Development
13 12 (10.81%) Flash
13 12 (10.81%) Ruby
13 12 (10.81%) HTML5
14 11 (9.91%) JSON
14 11 (9.91%) Objective-C
15 10 (9.01%) DTV
15 10 (9.01%) STB
15 10 (9.01%) BDD
16 9 (8.11%) Cucumber
16 9 (8.11%) Animation
16 9 (8.11%) IPTV

Streaming Video
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 4 (3.60%) CMS
2 3 (2.70%) Node.js
3 2 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.80%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.80%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.80%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.90%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.80%) MS Office
5 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.80%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.80%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.41%) Internet
2 7 (6.31%) DVB
3 6 (5.41%) RTP
4 5 (4.50%) Ethernet
4 5 (4.50%) HTTP
5 4 (3.60%) 3GPP
6 3 (2.70%) UMTS
6 3 (2.70%) Broadband
6 3 (2.70%) GPRS
6 3 (2.70%) GSM
6 3 (2.70%) WLAN
6 3 (2.70%) WCDMA
6 3 (2.70%) DNS
6 3 (2.70%) Wireless
6 3 (2.70%) Wireshark
6 3 (2.70%) LTE
7 2 (1.80%) Multicast
7 2 (1.80%) Network Security
7 2 (1.80%) VLAN
7 2 (1.80%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.70%) MySQL
1 3 (2.70%) Informix
2 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.80%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.80%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (1.80%) Big Data
2 2 (1.80%) Voldemort
3 1 (0.90%) MS Access
3 1 (0.90%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Cucumber
2 8 (7.21%) Calabash
2 8 (7.21%) JIRA
3 7 (6.31%) Flex Builder
4 6 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.41%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.50%) Hudson
5 5 (4.50%) Xcode
5 5 (4.50%) Subversion
6 3 (2.70%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.80%) Selenium
7 2 (1.80%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.90%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.90%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (7.21%) Multimedia
2 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.41%) Games
3 5 (4.50%) Publishing
4 4 (3.60%) Marketing
5 3 (2.70%) Retail
5 3 (2.70%) Legal
6 2 (1.80%) Electronics
6 2 (1.80%) Advertising
6 2 (1.80%) Billing
7 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (45.95%) Developer
2 12 (10.81%) Android Developer
3 11 (9.91%) Software Engineer
4 9 (8.11%) Tester
5 8 (7.21%) iOS Developer
6 7 (6.31%) Test Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Web Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) UI Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Automation Tester
9 4 (3.60%) UI Programmer
9 4 (3.60%) Architect
9 4 (3.60%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 3 (2.70%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (2.70%) Business Analyst
10 3 (2.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.52%) HTML
2 14 (12.61%) XML
3 13 (11.71%) CSS
4 12 (10.81%) Flash
4 12 (10.81%) HTML5
5 11 (9.91%) JSON
6 8 (7.21%) Apache Flex
7 7 (6.31%) jQuery
8 6 (5.41%) RESTful
8 6 (5.41%) Web Services
9 5 (4.50%) DOM
9 5 (4.50%) REST
9 5 (4.50%) Android SDK
10 4 (3.60%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.60%) CSS3
10 4 (3.60%) FFmpeg
10 4 (3.60%) GStreamer
10 4 (3.60%) Ajax
10 4 (3.60%) .NET
11 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.82%) Video on Demand
2 13 (11.71%) MPEG
3 10 (9.01%) DTV
3 10 (9.01%) STB
4 9 (8.11%) IPTV
4 9 (8.11%) Animation
4 9 (8.11%) Mobile App
5 7 (6.31%) RIA
6 5 (4.50%) Photography
6 5 (4.50%) Social Media
7 4 (3.60%) iPad
7 4 (3.60%) iPhone
7 4 (3.60%) Over-the-Top Content
7 4 (3.60%) User Experience
8 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.70%) Open Source
8 3 (2.70%) Blog
8 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.70%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.80%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.82%) Android
2 19 (17.12%) Apple iOS
3 13 (11.71%) Linux
4 9 (8.11%) Windows
5 5 (4.50%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (2.70%) Windows Phone
6 3 (2.70%) UNIX
6 3 (2.70%) bada
6 3 (2.70%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.90%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.92%) Software Engineering
3 19 (17.12%) Scrum
4 17 (15.32%) TDD
5 13 (11.71%) Android Development
6 10 (9.01%) BDD
7 9 (8.11%) iOS Development
8 7 (6.31%) 3D Animation
9 6 (5.41%) Software Testing
10 5 (4.50%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (4.50%) ATDD
10 5 (4.50%) DRM
10 5 (4.50%) Project Management
11 4 (3.60%) Content Management
12 3 (2.70%) OOP
12 3 (2.70%) OO
12 3 (2.70%) MVC
12 3 (2.70%) SEO
12 3 (2.70%) Mentoring
13 2 (1.80%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.42%) JavaScript
2 24 (21.62%) Java
3 21 (18.92%) Python
4 15 (13.51%) C
5 13 (11.71%) C++
6 12 (10.81%) Ruby
7 11 (9.91%) Objective-C
8 7 (6.31%) PHP
9 6 (5.41%) C#
10 5 (4.50%) Perl
11 4 (3.60%) ActionScript
12 3 (2.70%) SQL
13 2 (1.80%) Scala
13 2 (1.80%) ActionScript 3.0
14 1 (0.90%) ActionScript 2.0
14 1 (0.90%) BrightScript
14 1 (0.90%) Lua
14 1 (0.90%) VB
14 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (6.31%) Degree
2 6 (5.41%) ISEB
3 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.90%) CCNA
4 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.90%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) WCAG
1 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) Varnish
2 3 (2.70%) XenApp
2 3 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (7.21%) Adobe
2 5 (4.50%) Perforce
2 5 (4.50%) Akamai
3 4 (3.60%) Google
4 3 (2.70%) Facebook
4 3 (2.70%) Twitter
4 3 (2.70%) Citrix
4 3 (2.70%) Oracle
4 3 (2.70%) Symbian
5 2 (1.80%) Cisco
5 2 (1.80%) Apple
5 2 (1.80%) Huawei
5 2 (1.80%) DoubleClick
5 2 (1.80%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (0.90%) Zend
6 1 (0.90%) Roku
6 1 (0.90%) Sencha
6 1 (0.90%) Omniture
6 1 (0.90%) SAP
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