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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Video on Demand over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Video on Demand (VOD)
Rank 550 503 499
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -4
Contract jobs citing Video on Demand 59 85 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.50% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 69 39
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£443 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £546 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.03% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average 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
16917 16895 14876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.34% 31.05% 31.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10391 10475 8865
Average daily rate £425 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 647 652 646
Average hourly rate £18.90 £21.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.10% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.85 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +4.65%

Video on Demand
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Video on Demand within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 May 2015.

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 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Video on Demand within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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 -41 56 £443 +1.14% 18
London -31 40 £435 -0.57% 15
City of London +20 9 £500 +2.56% 7
South East -10 6 £438 +25.00% 1
North West - 6 £325 - 1
Manchester - 6 £325 - 1
Berkshire - 5 £438 -
Reading - 3 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 - -

Video on Demand
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Video on Demand 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 Video on Demand.

1 52 (36.88%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (21.99%) Scrum
3 27 (19.15%) E-Commerce
4 25 (17.73%) IPTV
5 23 (16.31%) Advertising
6 20 (14.18%) DTV
7 18 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (12.77%) HTML
7 18 (12.77%) STB
7 18 (12.77%) Waterfall
7 18 (12.77%) Digital Media
8 17 (12.06%) JavaScript
9 16 (11.35%) Salesforce.com
10 15 (10.64%) CRM
10 15 (10.64%) XML
10 15 (10.64%) DRM
10 15 (10.64%) User Experience
11 14 (9.93%) Streaming Video
11 14 (9.93%) Identity Management
11 14 (9.93%) BDD
12 13 (9.22%) Android
12 13 (9.22%) Telecoms
13 12 (8.51%) TDD
14 11 (7.80%) QA
14 11 (7.80%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (7.80%) RESTful
15 10 (7.09%) JSON
15 10 (7.09%) Web Services
15 10 (7.09%) Java
15 10 (7.09%) SQL

Video on Demand
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Video on Demand 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 Video on Demand. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.55%) IIS
2 3 (2.13%) Apache
2 3 (2.13%) CMS
2 3 (2.13%) Zope
3 1 (0.71%) Confluence
3 1 (0.71%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Photoshop
1 3 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.13%) Mingle
2 2 (1.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.13%) Trello
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.38%) Internet
2 6 (4.26%) HTTP
2 6 (4.26%) HTTPS
3 5 (3.55%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.55%) DVB
4 3 (2.13%) Broadband
5 2 (1.42%) Multicast
5 2 (1.42%) DLNA
5 2 (1.42%) SSH
5 2 (1.42%) Telnet
5 2 (1.42%) DSL
5 2 (1.42%) BGP
5 2 (1.42%) DOCSIS
5 2 (1.42%) MPLS
5 2 (1.42%) OSPF
5 2 (1.42%) VPN
5 2 (1.42%) RIP
5 2 (1.42%) SNMP
6 1 (0.71%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.71%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.96%) Data Mining
2 4 (2.84%) MySQL
3 3 (2.13%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.13%) CouchDB
3 3 (2.13%) SimpleDB
4 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (6.38%) Selenium
1 9 (6.38%) Cucumber
2 7 (4.96%) JIRA
3 6 (4.26%) WebDriver
4 5 (3.55%) Fiddler
4 5 (3.55%) SpecFlow
5 4 (2.84%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.42%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.71%) Ant
7 1 (0.71%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.71%) Subversion
7 1 (0.71%) Maven
7 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.71%) RSpec
7 1 (0.71%) Appium
7 1 (0.71%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.71%) Zephyr
General
1 23 (16.31%) Advertising
2 13 (9.22%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.96%) Finance
4 5 (3.55%) Retail
5 4 (2.84%) Publishing
5 4 (2.84%) Games
6 3 (2.13%) Marketing
7 1 (0.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.71%) Electronics
7 1 (0.71%) German Language
Job Titles
1 23 (16.31%) Analyst
2 22 (15.60%) Developer
3 21 (14.89%) Architect
3 21 (14.89%) Project Manager
4 15 (10.64%) Business Analyst
5 11 (7.80%) Technical Leader
6 8 (5.67%) Technical Manager
6 8 (5.67%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (4.96%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (4.96%) Designer
8 6 (4.26%) Business Project Manager
8 6 (4.26%) Business Manager
8 6 (4.26%) Technical Project Manager
9 5 (3.55%) Software Engineer
9 5 (3.55%) Tester
9 5 (3.55%) Technical Architect
9 5 (3.55%) Test Engineer
9 5 (3.55%) UI Designer
9 5 (3.55%) UI Developer
9 5 (3.55%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.77%) HTML
2 15 (10.64%) XML
3 11 (7.80%) RESTful
4 10 (7.09%) JSON
4 10 (7.09%) Web Services
5 9 (6.38%) CSS
6 6 (4.26%) HTML5
7 5 (3.55%) .NET
7 5 (3.55%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.84%) REST
8 4 (2.84%) Django
8 4 (2.84%) Spring
9 3 (2.13%) Mason
9 3 (2.13%) Memcached
9 3 (2.13%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.13%) Catalyst
10 2 (1.42%) Android SDK
10 2 (1.42%) Silverlight
10 2 (1.42%) jQuery
10 2 (1.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.73%) IPTV
2 20 (14.18%) DTV
3 18 (12.77%) STB
3 18 (12.77%) Digital Media
4 15 (10.64%) User Experience
5 14 (9.93%) Streaming Video
6 8 (5.67%) Mobile App
6 8 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (5.67%) Over-the-Top Content
7 7 (4.96%) MPEG
7 7 (4.96%) Management Information System
7 7 (4.96%) Open Source
8 4 (2.84%) New Media
9 3 (2.13%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.42%) iPhone
10 2 (1.42%) iPad
10 2 (1.42%) Animation
11 1 (0.71%) iDTV
11 1 (0.71%) PMI
11 1 (0.71%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.22%) Android
2 9 (6.38%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.26%) Windows
4 5 (3.55%) Linux
5 3 (2.13%) UNIX
6 1 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (36.88%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (21.99%) Scrum
3 27 (19.15%) E-Commerce
4 18 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (12.77%) Waterfall
5 15 (10.64%) CRM
5 15 (10.64%) DRM
6 14 (9.93%) Identity Management
6 14 (9.93%) BDD
7 12 (8.51%) TDD
8 11 (7.80%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (6.38%) OO
9 9 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (6.38%) Project Management
9 9 (6.38%) Test Automation
9 9 (6.38%) Analytics
10 8 (5.67%) Kanban
10 8 (5.67%) Use Case
10 8 (5.67%) Supplier Management
11 7 (4.96%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.06%) JavaScript
2 10 (7.09%) Java
2 10 (7.09%) SQL
3 7 (4.96%) C++
3 7 (4.96%) C
4 6 (4.26%) Perl
5 5 (3.55%) Python
5 5 (3.55%) C#
6 4 (2.84%) Ruby
7 2 (1.42%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.42%) PHP
7 2 (1.42%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.71%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (4.26%) Degree
2 1 (0.71%) ISEB
2 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.71%) PMP
2 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.80%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (11.35%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (5.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.84%) Adobe
3 4 (2.84%) Apple
4 3 (2.13%) Tektronix
5 2 (1.42%) Huawei
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle
5 2 (1.42%) IBM
6 1 (0.71%) webMethods
6 1 (0.71%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco
6 1 (0.71%) HP
6 1 (0.71%) BMC
6 1 (0.71%) CA
6 1 (0.71%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.71%) Remedy
6 1 (0.71%) Infovista
6 1 (0.71%) Amdocs
6 1 (0.71%) Google
6 1 (0.71%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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