The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video on Demand in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Video on Demand over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Video on Demand (VOD)
Rank 588 564 530
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -34
Contract jobs citing Video on Demand 73 78 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.42% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 49 66
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £324 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £438 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £31.81 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.13 -

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
18103 18403 17457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.51% 32.31% 32.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11674 11543 10561
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 637 722 697
Median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.35 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Video on Demand
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Video on Demand as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Video on Demand Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Video on Demand
Daily Rate Trend

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

Video on Demand Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Video on Demand
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Video on Demand within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Video on Demand Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Video on Demand
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Video on Demand Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Video on Demand
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Video on Demand within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 73 £425 +6.25% 7
London -5 67 £450 +12.50% 7
Ealing +8 8 £400 -
City of London +41 4 £360 -10.00% 4
South East +2 3 £288 -55.76%
Berkshire - 3 £288 -
North West +8 2 £370 -
Manchester -10 2 £370 -
Chiswick +2 1 £425 -
South West -4 1 £475 +47.28%
Bristol -5 1 £475 +47.28%
Westminster - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 £288 -

Video on Demand
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Video on Demand also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Video on Demand.

1 97 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (20.62%) Workflow
3 36 (18.56%) Scrum
4 31 (15.98%) TDD
5 30 (15.46%) JavaScript
6 25 (12.89%) UML
6 25 (12.89%) IPTV
7 23 (11.86%) Finance
8 22 (11.34%) Web Services
8 22 (11.34%) XML
8 22 (11.34%) SOA
9 20 (10.31%) Java
9 20 (10.31%) Over-the-Top Content
10 19 (9.79%) User Experience
10 19 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (9.79%) HTML
10 19 (9.79%) Degree
11 18 (9.28%) Use Case
11 18 (9.28%) DRM
11 18 (9.28%) Digital Media
12 17 (8.76%) Broadcast Engineering
12 17 (8.76%) OO
12 17 (8.76%) Kanban
13 16 (8.25%) Marketing
13 16 (8.25%) Asset Management
13 16 (8.25%) Publishing
13 16 (8.25%) Migration
13 16 (8.25%) HTML5
13 16 (8.25%) BDD
14 15 (7.73%) REST

Video on Demand
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (6.19%) CMS
2 10 (5.15%) Confluence
3 5 (2.58%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.55%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.03%) JBoss
6 1 (0.52%) Apache
6 1 (0.52%) Mule
6 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (2.58%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.06%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.52%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.58%) GitHub
3 3 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.03%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.03%) CloudFront
4 2 (1.03%) PaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.52%) Google Play
5 1 (0.52%) IaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.09%) DVB
1 6 (3.09%) Internet
2 4 (2.06%) SAN
3 3 (1.55%) Firewall
3 3 (1.55%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.03%) BGP
4 2 (1.03%) Broadband
4 2 (1.03%) DOCSIS
4 2 (1.03%) MPLS
4 2 (1.03%) NAS
4 2 (1.03%) OSPF
4 2 (1.03%) RIP
4 2 (1.03%) SNMP
4 2 (1.03%) SSH
4 2 (1.03%) Telnet
4 2 (1.03%) VPN
5 1 (0.52%) HbbTV
5 1 (0.52%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.52%) Network Security
5 1 (0.52%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.55%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.03%) Informix
2 2 (1.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (6.70%) Git (software)
1 13 (6.70%) JIRA
2 8 (4.12%) Subversion
3 7 (3.61%) Android Studio
3 7 (3.61%) Cucumber
4 6 (3.09%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.06%) Xcode
6 3 (1.55%) Appium
6 3 (1.55%) Calabash
6 3 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.03%) Hudson
7 2 (1.03%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.03%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (1.03%) JsTestDriver
7 2 (1.03%) JUnit
7 2 (1.03%) Mockito
7 2 (1.03%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.03%) QUnit
7 2 (1.03%) RSpec
7 2 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (11.86%) Finance
2 16 (8.25%) Marketing
2 16 (8.25%) Publishing
3 14 (7.22%) Advertising
4 12 (6.19%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.64%) Games
6 3 (1.55%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.03%) Electronics
7 2 (1.03%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.52%) Billing
8 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (24.23%) Developer
2 38 (19.59%) Analyst
3 36 (18.56%) Architect
4 35 (18.04%) Business Analyst
5 25 (12.89%) Solutions Architect
6 20 (10.31%) Project Manager
7 8 (4.12%) Android Developer
7 8 (4.12%) Broadcast Architect
7 8 (4.12%) Broadcast Engineer
7 8 (4.12%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (4.12%) Video On Demand Engineer
8 7 (3.61%) Agile Project Manager
8 7 (3.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (3.09%) Designer
9 6 (3.09%) PHP Developer
9 6 (3.09%) Principal Architect
9 6 (3.09%) Test Engineer
10 5 (2.58%) Delivery Manager
10 5 (2.58%) Product Manager
10 5 (2.58%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.34%) Web Services
1 22 (11.34%) XML
2 19 (9.79%) HTML
3 16 (8.25%) HTML5
4 15 (7.73%) REST
5 13 (6.70%) .NET
5 13 (6.70%) CSS
5 13 (6.70%) JSON
6 10 (5.15%) RESTful
7 9 (4.64%) SOAP
8 8 (4.12%) CSS3
9 7 (3.61%) Android SDK
9 7 (3.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (3.61%) WPF
10 6 (3.09%) AngularJS
10 6 (3.09%) jQuery
10 6 (3.09%) WCF
11 5 (2.58%) .NET Framework
11 5 (2.58%) Velocity
11 5 (2.58%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.89%) IPTV
2 20 (10.31%) Over-the-Top Content
3 19 (9.79%) User Experience
4 18 (9.28%) Digital Media
5 15 (7.73%) Streaming Video
6 11 (5.67%) Mobile App
7 10 (5.15%) BBC
8 9 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (4.12%) Digital TV
9 8 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (4.12%) STB
10 7 (3.61%) Public Cloud
11 6 (3.09%) MPEG
12 5 (2.58%) Management Information System
13 4 (2.06%) Wiki
14 3 (1.55%) Algorithms
14 3 (1.55%) Chromecast
14 3 (1.55%) iPad
14 3 (1.55%) iPhone
14 3 (1.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.67%) Linux
2 9 (4.64%) Android
2 9 (4.64%) Windows
3 7 (3.61%) Unix
4 6 (3.09%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.03%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.52%) CentOS
6 1 (0.52%) Debian
6 1 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (20.62%) Workflow
3 36 (18.56%) Scrum
4 31 (15.98%) TDD
5 25 (12.89%) UML
6 22 (11.34%) SOA
7 19 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (9.28%) DRM
8 18 (9.28%) Use Case
9 17 (8.76%) Broadcast Engineering
9 17 (8.76%) Kanban
9 17 (8.76%) OO
10 16 (8.25%) Asset Management
10 16 (8.25%) BDD
10 16 (8.25%) Migration
11 15 (7.73%) Data Modelling
12 14 (7.22%) PRINCE2
12 14 (7.22%) Project Management
12 14 (7.22%) Release Management
12 14 (7.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.46%) JavaScript
2 20 (10.31%) Java
3 14 (7.22%) PHP
4 9 (4.64%) SQL
5 8 (4.12%) Bash Shell
6 6 (3.09%) C#
6 6 (3.09%) Ruby
7 5 (2.58%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.58%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.06%) Apple Swift
8 4 (2.06%) Python
9 2 (1.03%) C
9 2 (1.03%) Perl
9 2 (1.03%) PHP 5
9 2 (1.03%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.52%) BrightScript
10 1 (0.52%) C++
10 1 (0.52%) Groovy
10 1 (0.52%) Scala
10 1 (0.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (9.79%) Degree
2 9 (4.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (3.09%) PMP
4 4 (2.06%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.06%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) ISEB
5 1 (0.52%) MCT
5 1 (0.52%) PgMP
5 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) OIPF
1 1 (0.52%) QA
1 1 (0.52%) SDET
1 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.52%) Sendmail
1 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.58%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.52%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 8 (4.12%) BT
2 7 (3.61%) Adobe
3 6 (3.09%) Oracle
4 5 (2.58%) Ericsson
5 4 (2.06%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.55%) HP
6 3 (1.55%) Virgin Media
6 3 (1.55%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.55%) Zend
7 2 (1.03%) Apple
7 2 (1.03%) Arqiva
7 2 (1.03%) Aspera
7 2 (1.03%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.03%) Cisco
7 2 (1.03%) Google
7 2 (1.03%) Huawei
7 2 (1.03%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.03%) Nagra
7 2 (1.03%) Signiant
7 2 (1.03%) Sony