The first 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 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 on Demand (VOD)
Rank 502 494 456
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -38
Contract jobs citing Video on Demand 85 50 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.10% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.41% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 41 100
Average daily rate £431 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
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%

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 18 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Video on Demand within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Video on Demand Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Video on Demand
Top 14 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 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 -49 85 £431 +15.00% 19
London +20 80 £438 +16.66% 16
City of London -14 6 £475 +31.03% 1
South East -14 3 £325 -27.77% 2
Yorkshire -20 2 £350 +27.27%
Hampshire +5 1 - - 2
Middlesex - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Oxford - - - -
York - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Farnborough - - - -

Video on Demand
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 50 (36.76%) IPTV
2 48 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (34.56%) Scrum
4 30 (22.06%) Android
5 29 (21.32%) TDD
5 29 (21.32%) Apple iOS
6 25 (18.38%) Java
7 23 (16.91%) JavaScript
7 23 (16.91%) BDD
7 23 (16.91%) Mobile App
8 21 (15.44%) Windows
9 19 (13.97%) HTML
9 19 (13.97%) REST
10 18 (13.24%) Streaming Video
11 16 (11.76%) Web Services
11 16 (11.76%) Ruby
12 15 (11.03%) QA
12 15 (11.03%) SQL
12 15 (11.03%) Cucumber
13 14 (10.29%) C#
13 14 (10.29%) Selenium
14 13 (9.56%) Git (software)
14 13 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (9.56%) .NET
14 13 (9.56%) UNIX
15 12 (8.82%) ASP.NET
15 12 (8.82%) WebDriver
15 12 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (8.82%) Performance Testing
15 12 (8.82%) Degree

Video on Demand
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (3.68%) Node.js
2 4 (2.94%) CMS
3 2 (1.47%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.94%) MS Project
1 4 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.21%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.47%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.88%) HTTP
2 4 (2.94%) DVB
2 4 (2.94%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.47%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.47%) Internet
3 2 (1.47%) ADSL
3 2 (1.47%) VoIP
3 2 (1.47%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.47%) MPLS
3 2 (1.47%) LLU
3 2 (1.47%) VLAN
3 2 (1.47%) VDSL
4 1 (0.74%) Firewall
4 1 (0.74%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.82%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (1.47%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.74%) HBase
3 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (11.03%) Cucumber
2 14 (10.29%) Selenium
3 13 (9.56%) Git (software)
4 12 (8.82%) WebDriver
5 11 (8.09%) Jenkins
6 9 (6.62%) JIRA
7 7 (5.15%) Hudson
8 6 (4.41%) Calabash
9 5 (3.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (3.68%) FitNesse
9 5 (3.68%) LoadRunner
9 5 (3.68%) Robotium
10 4 (2.94%) JProfiler
10 4 (2.94%) eggPlant
10 4 (2.94%) Bugzilla
10 4 (2.94%) WebLOAD
10 4 (2.94%) Maven
10 4 (2.94%) Subversion
10 4 (2.94%) Fiddler
General
1 7 (5.15%) Games
2 6 (4.41%) Advertising
3 4 (2.94%) Electronics
3 4 (2.94%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.21%) Finance
5 2 (1.47%) Automotive
5 2 (1.47%) Marketing
5 2 (1.47%) Banking
5 2 (1.47%) Retail
6 1 (0.74%) Billing
6 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (29.41%) Developer
2 23 (16.91%) Tester
3 18 (13.24%) Analyst
4 14 (10.29%) Project Manager
4 14 (10.29%) Business Analyst
5 13 (9.56%) .NET Developer
6 9 (6.62%) Test Leader
7 6 (4.41%) Performance Tester
7 6 (4.41%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (2.94%) Defect Manager
8 4 (2.94%) Java Developer
8 4 (2.94%) Test Engineer
8 4 (2.94%) Senior Tester
8 4 (2.94%) Architect
8 4 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (2.94%) QA Tester
8 4 (2.94%) Technical Business Analyst
8 4 (2.94%) Senior Performance Tester
8 4 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (2.94%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.97%) HTML
1 19 (13.97%) REST
2 16 (11.76%) Web Services
3 13 (9.56%) .NET
4 12 (8.82%) ASP.NET
5 11 (8.09%) .NET Framework
5 11 (8.09%) Silverlight
6 10 (7.35%) CSS
7 8 (5.88%) SOAP
7 8 (5.88%) XML
7 8 (5.88%) HTML5
7 8 (5.88%) RESTful
8 7 (5.15%) JSON
9 6 (4.41%) iOS SDK
9 6 (4.41%) Gherkin
9 6 (4.41%) AngularJS
9 6 (4.41%) Android SDK
9 6 (4.41%) jQuery
10 5 (3.68%) Cocoa
10 5 (3.68%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 50 (36.76%) IPTV
2 23 (16.91%) Mobile App
3 18 (13.24%) Streaming Video
4 12 (8.82%) Digital Media
5 10 (7.35%) STB
6 7 (5.15%) Interactive TV
7 6 (4.41%) Open Source
7 6 (4.41%) New Media
7 6 (4.41%) DTV
8 3 (2.21%) Streaming Media
8 3 (2.21%) Xbox
9 2 (1.47%) iPad
9 2 (1.47%) iDTV
9 2 (1.47%) PMI
9 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.47%) Social Network
9 2 (1.47%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.47%) MHEG
9 2 (1.47%) iPhone
9 2 (1.47%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 30 (22.06%) Android
2 29 (21.32%) Apple iOS
3 21 (15.44%) Windows
4 13 (9.56%) UNIX
5 10 (7.35%) Windows Phone
5 10 (7.35%) Windows Phone 8
6 9 (6.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (34.56%) Scrum
3 29 (21.32%) TDD
4 23 (16.91%) BDD
5 13 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (8.82%) Performance Testing
7 11 (8.09%) User Stories
7 11 (8.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (8.09%) Test Scripting
7 11 (8.09%) Test Automation
7 11 (8.09%) UML
8 10 (7.35%) RAD
8 10 (7.35%) Project Management
8 10 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (7.35%) Load Balancing
8 10 (7.35%) MVVM
8 10 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (6.62%) E-Commerce
9 9 (6.62%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (18.38%) Java
2 23 (16.91%) JavaScript
3 16 (11.76%) Ruby
4 15 (11.03%) SQL
5 14 (10.29%) C#
6 8 (5.88%) Objective-C
7 7 (5.15%) Python
8 4 (2.94%) C++
8 4 (2.94%) Perl
9 2 (1.47%) C
9 2 (1.47%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.74%) Groovy
10 1 (0.74%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.74%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 12 (8.82%) Degree
2 10 (7.35%) ISTQB
3 7 (5.15%) ISEB
4 4 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.47%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.03%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (7.35%) vSphere
1 10 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.21%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.74%) NDS
3 1 (0.74%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (2.94%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.74%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (7.35%) VMware
1 10 (7.35%) Telerik
2 6 (4.41%) HP
3 3 (2.21%) Cisco
4 2 (1.47%) Akamai
4 2 (1.47%) SOASTA, Inc
4 2 (1.47%) Oracle
4 2 (1.47%) Apple
4 2 (1.47%) Polycom
5 1 (0.74%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (0.74%) Tektronix
5 1 (0.74%) Huawei
5 1 (0.74%) CA
5 1 (0.74%) Ericsson
5 1 (0.74%) IBM
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.74%) JBoss
Hampshire
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Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
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Hampshire
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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