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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Video on Demand (VOD)
UK
Rank 548 555 542
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Contract jobs citing Video on Demand 53 81 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.51% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 54 64
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £333 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.74% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 -

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
14189 15755 15717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.19% 30.78% 30.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9150 10177 9634
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 552 567 640
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £44.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

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 27 February 2017.

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 12 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 27 February 2017. 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 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 -19 49 £450 +5.88% 7
London -8 41 £450 +5.88% 6
City of London +3 8 £413 -2.94% 2
South East +20 6 - -
Berkshire +14 5 - -
Slough - 3 - -
North West +18 1 £413 +3.12%
Manchester +11 1 £413 +3.12%
Hounslow 0 1 £450 -7.69%
East of England - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 - -

Video on Demand
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 (60.25%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (36.65%) Java
3 47 (29.19%) HTTP
4 46 (28.57%) JSON
5 44 (27.33%) TDD
6 41 (25.47%) Pair Programming
6 41 (25.47%) C
7 40 (24.84%) BDD
8 37 (22.98%) Jenkins
9 36 (22.36%) JavaScript
10 34 (21.12%) Amazon AWS
10 34 (21.12%) High Availability
11 33 (20.50%) Over-the-Top Content
11 33 (20.50%) HTML
12 32 (19.88%) CSS
12 32 (19.88%) Python
12 32 (19.88%) RTSP
12 32 (19.88%) IPTV
12 32 (19.88%) MQTT
12 32 (19.88%) Protocol Buffers
12 32 (19.88%) Kafka
13 31 (19.25%) DevOps
14 29 (18.01%) Microservices
15 28 (17.39%) Public Cloud
15 28 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
16 26 (16.15%) Scrum
17 25 (15.53%) STB
18 24 (14.91%) Streaming Video
19 23 (14.29%) Android
20 19 (11.80%) Node.js

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 9 (5.59%) CMS
2 7 (4.35%) Confluence
3 4 (2.48%) WordPress
4 3 (1.86%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.62%) Apache
5 1 (0.62%) Drupal
5 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.11%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.11%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.48%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 34 (21.12%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.24%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.62%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.62%) Google Play
4 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (29.19%) HTTP
2 32 (19.88%) MQTT
2 32 (19.88%) RTSP
3 17 (10.56%) TCP/IP
4 12 (7.45%) SNMP
5 10 (6.21%) DNS
5 10 (6.21%) Ethernet
5 10 (6.21%) FTP
5 10 (6.21%) ICMP
5 10 (6.21%) IGMP
5 10 (6.21%) Multicast
5 10 (6.21%) VLAN
6 9 (5.59%) BGP
6 9 (5.59%) OSPF
6 9 (5.59%) RSVP
6 9 (5.59%) VRRP
7 8 (4.97%) Firewall
7 8 (4.97%) Frame Relay
7 8 (4.97%) IPv4
7 8 (4.97%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.11%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.48%) MySQL
3 3 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (1.86%) DB2
3 3 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.24%) SQLite
5 1 (0.62%) Redis
Development Applications
1 37 (22.98%) Jenkins
2 14 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.83%) JIRA
4 8 (4.97%) Subversion
5 7 (4.35%) Android Studio
5 7 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.73%) WebDriver
7 4 (2.48%) Axure RP
7 4 (2.48%) Capybara
7 4 (2.48%) Gradle
8 3 (1.86%) Maven
8 3 (1.86%) Selenium
9 2 (1.24%) JUnit
10 1 (0.62%) Appium
10 1 (0.62%) Geb
10 1 (0.62%) gulp
10 1 (0.62%) Mockito
10 1 (0.62%) RSpec
10 1 (0.62%) Spock
10 1 (0.62%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (10.56%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.21%) Games
3 7 (4.35%) Electronics
4 6 (3.73%) Billing
4 6 (3.73%) Legal
5 4 (2.48%) Advertising
6 3 (1.86%) Finance
6 3 (1.86%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) French Language
Job Titles
1 85 (52.80%) Developer
2 40 (24.84%) Senior Developer
3 39 (24.22%) Java Developer
4 26 (16.15%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (10.56%) AWS Developer
6 13 (8.07%) Analyst
6 13 (8.07%) Android Developer
6 13 (8.07%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (6.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 11 (6.83%) Project Manager
8 10 (6.21%) Agile Developer
8 10 (6.21%) Agile Java Developer
8 10 (6.21%) Senior Agile Developer
8 10 (6.21%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 9 (5.59%) Business Analyst
9 9 (5.59%) Senior Android Developer
10 7 (4.35%) iOS Developer
10 7 (4.35%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.35%) Tester
11 6 (3.73%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (28.57%) JSON
2 33 (20.50%) HTML
3 32 (19.88%) CSS
3 32 (19.88%) Kafka
3 32 (19.88%) Protocol Buffers
4 19 (11.80%) Node.js
5 17 (10.56%) AngularJS
6 15 (9.32%) HTML5
6 15 (9.32%) REST
7 14 (8.70%) CSS3
8 13 (8.07%) jQuery
8 13 (8.07%) Middleware
9 11 (6.83%) React
9 11 (6.83%) RESTful
10 10 (6.21%) Android SDK
10 10 (6.21%) Backbone.js
11 8 (4.97%) Web Services
11 8 (4.97%) XML
12 7 (4.35%) Sass
13 6 (3.73%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.50%) Over-the-Top Content
2 32 (19.88%) IPTV
3 28 (17.39%) Public Cloud
4 25 (15.53%) STB
5 24 (14.91%) Streaming Video
6 16 (9.94%) Mobile App
6 16 (9.94%) User Experience
7 7 (4.35%) MPEG
8 6 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.48%) Apple TV
9 4 (2.48%) Digital TV
9 4 (2.48%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.86%) Streaming Media
11 2 (1.24%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.24%) New Media
11 2 (1.24%) Social Network
11 2 (1.24%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.62%) Chromecast
12 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.62%) MHEG
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.29%) Android
2 13 (8.07%) Linux
3 12 (7.45%) Apple iOS
4 10 (6.21%) Unix
5 7 (4.35%) Windows
6 3 (1.86%) CentOS
6 3 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (60.25%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (27.33%) TDD
3 41 (25.47%) Pair Programming
4 40 (24.84%) BDD
5 34 (21.12%) High Availability
6 31 (19.25%) DevOps
7 29 (18.01%) Microservices
8 26 (16.15%) Scrum
9 14 (8.70%) Android Development
10 12 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (7.45%) Front End Development
10 12 (7.45%) OO
10 12 (7.45%) Waterfall
11 10 (6.21%) Incident Management
11 10 (6.21%) Kanban
11 10 (6.21%) Network Architecture
11 10 (6.21%) SOA
12 9 (5.59%) DRM
12 9 (5.59%) iOS Development
12 9 (5.59%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (36.65%) Java
2 41 (25.47%) C
3 36 (22.36%) JavaScript
4 32 (19.88%) Python
5 8 (4.97%) C++
6 6 (3.73%) Objective-C
6 6 (3.73%) PHP
7 4 (2.48%) Apple Swift
7 4 (2.48%) Ruby
7 4 (2.48%) SQL
8 3 (1.86%) Perl
9 2 (1.24%) ES6
10 1 (0.62%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.62%) C#
10 1 (0.62%) Erlang
10 1 (0.62%) Groovy
10 1 (0.62%) Jython
10 1 (0.62%) Scala
10 1 (0.62%) XPath
10 1 (0.62%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (7.45%) Degree
2 8 (4.97%) CCIP
2 8 (4.97%) CCNA
2 8 (4.97%) CCNP
2 8 (4.97%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (4.97%) JNCIA
3 1 (0.62%) ISEB
3 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.32%) QA
2 13 (8.07%) SLA
3 3 (1.86%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (4.97%) Nagios
2 3 (1.86%) Ansible
2 3 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.86%) Puppet
3 2 (1.24%) TeMIP
4 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (5.59%) Cisco
1 9 (5.59%) Juniper
2 8 (4.97%) Huawei
3 7 (4.35%) VMware
4 6 (3.73%) Ericsson
5 5 (3.11%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.48%) Apple
6 4 (2.48%) Zend
7 3 (1.86%) HP
7 3 (1.86%) IBM
8 2 (1.24%) CA
8 2 (1.24%) Facebook
8 2 (1.24%) Google
8 2 (1.24%) Nagra
8 2 (1.24%) Splunk
8 2 (1.24%) Tektronix
8 2 (1.24%) Twitter
9 1 (0.62%) Brightcove
9 1 (0.62%) OpenTV