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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Video on Demand (VOD)
Rank 538 598 546
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -52
Contract jobs citing Video on Demand 98 66 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 0.35% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 52 82
Median daily rate £475 £400 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £302 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £475
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -23.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £35.63 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.89% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
17522 19085 18708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.27% 33.06% 32.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11347 11970 11358
Median daily rate £425 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 633 807 813
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.08 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.93 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.60 £42.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%

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 1 October 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 16 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 1 October 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 +56 98 £475 +18.75% 12
London +39 87 £488 +21.87% 10
City of London +47 26 £550 -4.34% 7
South East +15 5 £400 -
Berkshire +13 4 - -
Newbury - 4 - -
Yorkshire +17 2 - -
York +4 2 - -
North West +3 2 £388 +3.33% 1
North Yorkshire +3 2 - -
Manchester -10 2 £388 +3.33% 1
East of England - 2 - -
Suffolk - 2 - -
Salford -10 1 £350 -15.15%
Chiswick - 1 £425 -
Ipswich - 1 - -

Video on Demand
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 124 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (30.11%) Java
3 53 (28.49%) TDD
4 42 (22.58%) Pair Programming
4 42 (22.58%) JSON
4 42 (22.58%) BDD
5 38 (20.43%) C
6 36 (19.35%) Jenkins
7 35 (18.82%) HTTP
7 35 (18.82%) Scrum
8 32 (17.20%) Python
9 31 (16.67%) RTSP
9 31 (16.67%) Protocol Buffers
9 31 (16.67%) Kafka
9 31 (16.67%) MQTT
9 31 (16.67%) High Availability
10 29 (15.59%) Microservices
10 29 (15.59%) HTML
10 29 (15.59%) JavaScript
11 28 (15.05%) Amazon AWS
12 26 (13.98%) Microsoft Azure
13 25 (13.44%) DevOps
13 25 (13.44%) Public Cloud
13 25 (13.44%) CSS
14 24 (12.90%) Streaming Video
15 23 (12.37%) User Experience
16 21 (11.29%) IPTV
17 19 (10.22%) UML
17 19 (10.22%) Over-the-Top Content
18 18 (9.68%) Git (software)

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 10 (5.38%) Confluence
2 9 (4.84%) CMS
3 4 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.54%) JBoss
6 1 (0.54%) Mule
6 1 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (4.30%) Photoshop
2 7 (3.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.54%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.54%) Flinto
3 1 (0.54%) InVision
3 1 (0.54%) MS Project
3 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.54%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 28 (15.05%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (13.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.61%) GitHub
4 2 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.08%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.08%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.08%) PaaS
5 1 (0.54%) Google Play
5 1 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (18.82%) HTTP
2 31 (16.67%) MQTT
2 31 (16.67%) RTSP
3 6 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.15%) DVB
4 4 (2.15%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.61%) Internet
5 3 (1.61%) Multicast
6 2 (1.08%) BGP
6 2 (1.08%) DOCSIS
6 2 (1.08%) Firewall
6 2 (1.08%) MPLS
6 2 (1.08%) NAS
6 2 (1.08%) OSPF
6 2 (1.08%) RIP
6 2 (1.08%) SAN
6 2 (1.08%) SNMP
6 2 (1.08%) SSH
6 2 (1.08%) Telnet
6 2 (1.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.08%) Mixpanel
1 2 (1.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.08%) SQLite
2 1 (0.54%) Big Data
2 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (19.35%) Jenkins
2 18 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 15 (8.06%) JIRA
4 8 (4.30%) Subversion
5 5 (2.69%) Android Studio
5 5 (2.69%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.61%) Capybara
6 3 (1.61%) JIRA Agile
6 3 (1.61%) Selenium
6 3 (1.61%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.61%) Xcode
7 2 (1.08%) Ant
7 2 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.08%) git-flow
7 2 (1.08%) gulp
7 2 (1.08%) JUnit
7 2 (1.08%) Maven
7 2 (1.08%) RSpec
7 2 (1.08%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.08%) webpack
General
1 17 (9.14%) Finance
2 14 (7.53%) Marketing
3 11 (5.91%) Games
4 10 (5.38%) Publishing
5 9 (4.84%) Advertising
6 7 (3.76%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.08%) Electronics
7 2 (1.08%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.54%) Billing
8 1 (0.54%) Retail
8 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 74 (39.78%) Developer
2 34 (18.28%) Senior Developer
3 29 (15.59%) Analyst
3 29 (15.59%) Java Developer
4 25 (13.44%) Business Analyst
4 25 (13.44%) Senior Java Developer
5 22 (11.83%) Project Manager
6 15 (8.06%) Architect
7 14 (7.53%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (5.91%) Agile Developer
8 11 (5.91%) Agile Java Developer
8 11 (5.91%) AWS Developer
8 11 (5.91%) Senior Agile Developer
8 11 (5.91%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 9 (4.84%) Android Developer
9 9 (4.84%) Designer
10 8 (4.30%) iOS Developer
10 8 (4.30%) Video On Demand Engineer
11 7 (3.76%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (3.23%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (22.58%) JSON
2 31 (16.67%) Kafka
2 31 (16.67%) Protocol Buffers
3 29 (15.59%) HTML
4 25 (13.44%) CSS
5 16 (8.60%) HTML5
6 12 (6.45%) jQuery
6 12 (6.45%) Node.js
6 12 (6.45%) RESTful
6 12 (6.45%) Web Services
7 11 (5.91%) CSS3
7 11 (5.91%) REST
8 10 (5.38%) AngularJS
8 10 (5.38%) React
9 9 (4.84%) Android SDK
10 8 (4.30%) XML
11 7 (3.76%) .NET
11 7 (3.76%) Backbone.js
12 6 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (2.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.44%) Public Cloud
2 24 (12.90%) Streaming Video
3 23 (12.37%) User Experience
4 21 (11.29%) IPTV
5 19 (10.22%) Over-the-Top Content
6 13 (6.99%) Mobile App
6 13 (6.99%) MPEG
7 12 (6.45%) STB
8 10 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (4.30%) Digital Media
10 7 (3.76%) BBC
11 6 (3.23%) Digital TV
12 4 (2.15%) Streaming Media
13 3 (1.61%) Algorithms
13 3 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.61%) Management Information System
13 3 (1.61%) Virtual Team
14 2 (1.08%) Animation
14 2 (1.08%) Social Network
14 2 (1.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.53%) Android
2 12 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.23%) Linux
4 3 (1.61%) Unix
5 2 (1.08%) CentOS
5 2 (1.08%) Debian
6 1 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.54%) Windows
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (28.49%) TDD
3 42 (22.58%) BDD
3 42 (22.58%) Pair Programming
4 35 (18.82%) Scrum
5 31 (16.67%) High Availability
6 29 (15.59%) Microservices
7 25 (13.44%) DevOps
8 19 (10.22%) UML
9 16 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (8.60%) OO
9 16 (8.60%) PRINCE2
10 15 (8.06%) SOA
10 15 (8.06%) Waterfall
11 14 (7.53%) Workflow
12 13 (6.99%) Kanban
12 13 (6.99%) Use Case
13 12 (6.45%) Mentoring
13 12 (6.45%) Project Management
14 11 (5.91%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 56 (30.11%) Java
2 38 (20.43%) C
3 32 (17.20%) Python
4 29 (15.59%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.76%) C++
5 7 (3.76%) Objective-C
5 7 (3.76%) Ruby
6 6 (3.23%) Apple Swift
7 5 (2.69%) PHP
7 5 (2.69%) Scala
8 4 (2.15%) C#
9 3 (1.61%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.61%) SQL
10 2 (1.08%) ES6
11 1 (0.54%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.54%) Groovy
11 1 (0.54%) Jython
11 1 (0.54%) Perl
11 1 (0.54%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (7.53%) Degree
2 8 (4.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (2.69%) PMP
4 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.38%) QA
2 5 (2.69%) SDET
2 5 (2.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.15%) Puppet
1 4 (2.15%) Terraform
2 3 (1.61%) Nagios
2 3 (1.61%) TeMIP
3 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (3.23%) Adobe
1 6 (3.23%) BT
2 5 (2.69%) Apple
2 5 (2.69%) HP
2 5 (2.69%) Tektronix
3 4 (2.15%) Ericsson
4 3 (1.61%) CA
4 3 (1.61%) Cisco
4 3 (1.61%) Google
4 3 (1.61%) Nagra
4 3 (1.61%) Oracle
4 3 (1.61%) Splunk
4 3 (1.61%) Virgin Media
5 2 (1.08%) Arqiva
5 2 (1.08%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.08%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.08%) Facebook
5 2 (1.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.08%) Twitter
5 2 (1.08%) Zend
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