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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Video Streaming
Rank 532 495 545
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +50
Contract jobs citing Streaming Video 55 49 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.10% 0.071%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.40% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 34 23
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £307 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14311 12220 14892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.42% 25.61% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8841 7349 8662
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 568 621 771
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%

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 18 April 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 17 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -83 52 £375 - 17
London -12 38 £398 -11.61% 10
City of London -14 5 £475 +24.18%
East of England -24 5 £310 - 5
Cambridge - 5 £310 - 4
Cambridgeshire - 5 £310 - 5
Bristol - 4 £281 - 1
South West - 4 £281 - 1
South East -14 3 £313 - 1
West Midlands - - - -
Kent - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Reading - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -

Streaming Video
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 38 (42.22%) JavaScript
2 33 (36.67%) HTML
3 24 (26.67%) Java
3 24 (26.67%) CSS
4 22 (24.44%) Scrum
5 21 (23.33%) TDD
6 19 (21.11%) XML
7 18 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (20.00%) Android
7 18 (20.00%) Video on Demand
8 16 (17.78%) JSON
8 16 (17.78%) Mobile App
9 15 (16.67%) C
10 14 (15.56%) Flash
10 14 (15.56%) Python
11 13 (14.44%) OO
11 13 (14.44%) jQuery
11 13 (14.44%) Subversion
11 13 (14.44%) Software Engineering
12 12 (13.33%) HTML5
12 12 (13.33%) Apple iOS
13 11 (12.22%) HTTP
13 11 (12.22%) Git (software)
14 10 (11.11%) ActionScript 3.0
14 10 (11.11%) IPTV
14 10 (11.11%) MPEG
14 10 (11.11%) DOM
14 10 (11.11%) Windows
14 10 (11.11%) ActionScript
14 10 (11.11%) DRM

Streaming Video
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (6.67%) Node.js
2 4 (4.44%) CMS
3 1 (1.11%) Apache
3 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.44%) MS Project
3 3 (3.33%) MS Office
4 2 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.11%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) GitHub
2 2 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.22%) HTTP
2 8 (8.89%) Internet
3 6 (6.67%) DVB
3 6 (6.67%) RTP
4 5 (5.56%) SSL
5 4 (4.44%) Broadband
6 3 (3.33%) LTE
6 3 (3.33%) 3GPP
6 3 (3.33%) UMTS
6 3 (3.33%) WLAN
6 3 (3.33%) WCDMA
6 3 (3.33%) GPRS
6 3 (3.33%) GSM
6 3 (3.33%) FTP
6 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.33%) DNS
7 2 (2.22%) Firewall
7 2 (2.22%) Wireshark
7 2 (2.22%) Network Security
7 2 (2.22%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.11%) SQLite
3 1 (1.11%) Informix
3 1 (1.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (14.44%) Subversion
2 11 (12.22%) Git (software)
3 10 (11.11%) Jasmine
4 7 (7.78%) Cucumber
4 7 (7.78%) JIRA
5 6 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.44%) NUnit
6 4 (4.44%) Hudson
7 3 (3.33%) Calabash
8 2 (2.22%) Xcode
8 2 (2.22%) Selenium
8 2 (2.22%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (2.22%) Mocha
8 2 (2.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (2.22%) Flex Builder
8 2 (2.22%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.11%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.11%) JUnit
9 1 (1.11%) ClearCase
9 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (11.11%) Games
2 7 (7.78%) Multimedia
3 6 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.67%) Finance
4 4 (4.44%) Banking
5 3 (3.33%) Electronics
6 2 (2.22%) Automotive
6 2 (2.22%) Advertising
6 2 (2.22%) Retail
7 1 (1.11%) Billing
7 1 (1.11%) Marketing
7 1 (1.11%) Publishing
7 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (51.11%) Developer
2 12 (13.33%) Analyst
3 10 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 8 (8.89%) Business Analyst
5 7 (7.78%) Web Developer
5 7 (7.78%) Test Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) ActionScript Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Android Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Integration Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Tester
9 3 (3.33%) Product Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Flash Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (36.67%) HTML
2 24 (26.67%) CSS
3 19 (21.11%) XML
4 16 (17.78%) JSON
5 14 (15.56%) Flash
6 13 (14.44%) jQuery
7 12 (13.33%) HTML5
8 10 (11.11%) DOM
9 8 (8.89%) Web Services
9 8 (8.89%) Silverlight
9 8 (8.89%) RESTful
9 8 (8.89%) Backbone.js
10 7 (7.78%) REST
11 6 (6.67%) Ajax
12 5 (5.56%) GStreamer
12 5 (5.56%) Apache Flex
12 5 (5.56%) SOAP
13 4 (4.44%) DHTML
13 4 (4.44%) CSS3
13 4 (4.44%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.00%) Video on Demand
2 16 (17.78%) Mobile App
3 10 (11.11%) IPTV
3 10 (11.11%) MPEG
4 9 (10.00%) DTV
5 7 (7.78%) Digital Media
6 5 (5.56%) STB
7 4 (4.44%) Social Network
7 4 (4.44%) Interactive TV
7 4 (4.44%) New Media
8 3 (3.33%) Open Source
8 3 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (3.33%) Animation
8 3 (3.33%) Blackberry
9 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.22%) Photography
9 2 (2.22%) Streaming Media
9 2 (2.22%) RIA
9 2 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (1.11%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.00%) Android
2 12 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 10 (11.11%) Windows
4 8 (8.89%) Linux
5 6 (6.67%) Windows Phone
6 5 (5.56%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (4.44%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.33%) bada
9 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.44%) Scrum
2 21 (23.33%) TDD
3 18 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (14.44%) OO
4 13 (14.44%) Software Engineering
5 10 (11.11%) DRM
5 10 (11.11%) Android Development
6 8 (8.89%) Content Management
6 8 (8.89%) BDD
7 6 (6.67%) MVC
7 6 (6.67%) Project Management
7 6 (6.67%) OOP
8 5 (5.56%) iOS Development
8 5 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (4.44%) UML
9 4 (4.44%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.44%) Software Testing
9 4 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.33%) MVVM
10 3 (3.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.22%) JavaScript
2 24 (26.67%) Java
3 15 (16.67%) C
4 14 (15.56%) Python
5 10 (11.11%) ActionScript 3.0
5 10 (11.11%) ActionScript
6 6 (6.67%) PHP
7 5 (5.56%) Ruby
7 5 (5.56%) Objective-C
8 4 (4.44%) C++
8 4 (4.44%) Perl
9 3 (3.33%) C#
9 3 (3.33%) VBScript
9 3 (3.33%) XAML
10 2 (2.22%) Lua
10 2 (2.22%) Groovy
11 1 (1.11%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.11%) VBA
11 1 (1.11%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) Degree
2 5 (5.56%) ISEB
3 2 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.11%) MCSE
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.11%) RHCE
4 1 (1.11%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Varnish
2 1 (1.11%) XenApp
2 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (5.56%) Perforce
2 4 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 3 (3.33%) Akamai
3 3 (3.33%) Huawei
3 3 (3.33%) Symbian
4 2 (2.22%) Sony
4 2 (2.22%) Apple
4 2 (2.22%) Adobe
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle
4 2 (2.22%) DoubleClick
4 2 (2.22%) Google
5 1 (1.11%) Twitter
5 1 (1.11%) JBoss
5 1 (1.11%) SAP
5 1 (1.11%) HP
5 1 (1.11%) Dell
5 1 (1.11%) Citrix
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago