The table below looks at the statistics for Video Processing skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Video Processing over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Video Processing
Rank 609 587 584
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Contract jobs citing Video Processing 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.011% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% 0.014% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate
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£250 £363 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% +16.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £305 £310
% change year-on-year
- -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+15.71% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44318 41702 38141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.68% 76.22% 74.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28766 25845 23099
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1167 1177 1114
Average hourly rate £28.85 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.62 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Video Processing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Video Processing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Video Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Video Processing
Daily Rate Trend

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

Video Processing Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Video Processing
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Video Processing Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Video Processing
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Video Processing within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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 -30 2 £250 -31.03% 3
East of England -2 1 - - 1
London -2 1 £250 -31.03% 1
Essex - 1 - -
Colchester - 1 - -

Video Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Video Processing 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 Processing.

1 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (37.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (25.00%) DOCSIS
3 2 (25.00%) DRM
3 2 (25.00%) DTV
3 2 (25.00%) PhD
3 2 (25.00%) MPEG
3 2 (25.00%) RIP
3 2 (25.00%) SNMP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe
3 2 (25.00%) Apple
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) Telnet
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) CMS
3 2 (25.00%) Games
3 2 (25.00%) Streaming Video
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) STB
3 2 (25.00%) SSH
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering

Video Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Video Processing 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 Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) RIP
1 2 (25.00%) SNMP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) MPLS
1 2 (25.00%) OSPF
1 2 (25.00%) BGP
1 2 (25.00%) DOCSIS
1 2 (25.00%) Telnet
1 2 (25.00%) SSH
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) DVB
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) FPGA Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Scientist
2 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (25.00%) IPTV
3 2 (25.00%) MPEG
3 2 (25.00%) DTV
3 2 (25.00%) Streaming Video
3 2 (25.00%) Video on Demand
3 2 (25.00%) STB
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (12.50%) VHDL
4 1 (12.50%) Verilog
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) DRM
1 2 (25.00%) Validation
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
2 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) C
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
3 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PhD
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
1 2 (25.00%) Apple
1 2 (25.00%) Tektronix
2 1 (12.50%) Google