Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Over-the-Top Content in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Over-the-Top Content over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Over-the-Top Media Services (OTT)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 720 792 840
Rank change year-on-year +72 +48 -11
Contract jobs citing Over-the-Top Content 139 62 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.066% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.19% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 52 24
England median daily rate £500 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% -17.95%
10th Percentile £378 £375 £325
90th Percentile £575 £621 £528
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £400
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -17.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Over-the-Top Content is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32,437 32,757 33,696
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.40% 34.65% 34.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,646 21,892 22,175
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £285 £263 £253
90th Percentile £669 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 978 975 1,157
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.17 £11.64
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.40 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £21.38 £20.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.24% +0.60% +5.26%

Over-the-Top Content
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Over-the-Top Content as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Over-the-Top Content in England

Over-the-Top Content
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Over-the-Top Content in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Over-the-Top Content in England

Over-the-Top Content
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Over-the-Top Content in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Over-the-Top Content in England

Over-the-Top Content
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Over-the-Top Content in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Over-the-Top Content in England

Over-the-Top Content
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Over-the-Top Content within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +65 117 £500 - 12
East of England - 17 £423 -
South East - 3 £550 - 3
Yorkshire -9 2 £498 -0.50%
North of England -23 2 £498 -0.50%
Over-the-Top Content
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Over-the-Top Content also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Over-the-Top Content.

1 85 (61.15%) Video on Demand
2 78 (56.12%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (33.09%) User Experience
4 35 (25.18%) Scrum
5 34 (24.46%) Video\Live Streaming
6 27 (19.42%) Linux
7 26 (18.71%) Kanban
8 25 (17.99%) TDD
8 25 (17.99%) JavaScript
9 24 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (15.83%) Git (software)
10 22 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
11 21 (15.11%) QA
12 19 (13.67%) JIRA
12 19 (13.67%) CircleCI
12 19 (13.67%) Acceptance Criteria
13 18 (12.95%) React
13 18 (12.95%) Unix
14 17 (12.23%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (12.23%) Software Engineering
15 16 (11.51%) BDD
15 16 (11.51%) CSS
16 15 (10.79%) Analytics
17 14 (10.07%) Docker
17 14 (10.07%) Telecoms
18 13 (9.35%) Node.js
18 13 (9.35%) REST
19 12 (8.63%) Greenfield Project
19 12 (8.63%) Mocha
19 12 (8.63%) Android

Over-the-Top Content
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 8 (5.76%) Confluence
2 3 (2.16%) SAS
3 2 (1.44%) Apache
4 1 (0.72%) CMS
4 1 (0.72%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (2.88%) InVision
2 2 (1.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.16%) ScheduALL
2 2 (1.44%) Magento
2 2 (1.44%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 7 (5.04%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (4.32%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (3.60%) BrowserStack
4 5 (3.60%) GitHub
5 4 (2.88%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.16%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (2.16%) PaaS
6 3 (2.16%) Serverless
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.72%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.72%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.76%) HTTP
2 7 (5.04%) DNS
2 7 (5.04%) Firewall
3 6 (4.32%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (4.32%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.32%) VPN
4 5 (3.60%) DVB
5 3 (2.16%) MPLS
5 3 (2.16%) SDH
6 2 (1.44%) Broadband
7 1 (0.72%) BGP
7 1 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.72%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.72%) IGMP
7 1 (0.72%) Internet
7 1 (0.72%) IPv4
7 1 (0.72%) IPv6
7 1 (0.72%) OSPF
7 1 (0.72%) SNMP
7 1 (0.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.04%) NoSQL
1 7 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (4.32%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.16%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (2.16%) MySQL
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.72%) Big Data
4 1 (0.72%) DB2
4 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.72%) Power BI
4 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (15.83%) Git (software)
2 19 (13.67%) CircleCI
2 19 (13.67%) JIRA
3 12 (8.63%) Mocha
4 6 (4.32%) Appium
5 5 (3.60%) CocoaPods
5 5 (3.60%) fastlane
5 5 (3.60%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.60%) Travis CI
6 4 (2.88%) Babel
6 4 (2.88%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.88%) Gradle
6 4 (2.88%) Jasmine
6 4 (2.88%) Selenium
6 4 (2.88%) Subversion
7 3 (2.16%) JUnit
7 3 (2.16%) Mockito
7 3 (2.16%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.72%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.72%) webpack
General
1 14 (10.07%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.63%) Advertising
2 12 (8.63%) Billing
3 11 (7.91%) Games
4 8 (5.76%) Finance
4 8 (5.76%) Marketing
5 3 (2.16%) Publishing
6 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.72%) Electronics
7 1 (0.72%) Legal
7 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (24.46%) Developer
2 23 (16.55%) Project Manager
3 18 (12.95%) Analyst
4 15 (10.79%) React Developer
4 15 (10.79%) Technical Manager
5 14 (10.07%) Technical Project Manager
6 13 (9.35%) Business Analyst
7 9 (6.47%) Senior Manager
8 8 (5.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (5.76%) Product Owner
9 7 (5.04%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Designer
10 6 (4.32%) Product Manager
10 6 (4.32%) Senior Project Manager
11 5 (3.60%) Agile Developer
11 5 (3.60%) Digital Project Manager
11 5 (3.60%) Integration Engineer
12 4 (2.88%) Analytics Manager
12 4 (2.88%) Digital Developer
12 4 (2.88%) Service Design Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.95%) React
2 16 (11.51%) CSS
3 13 (9.35%) Node.js
3 13 (9.35%) REST
4 11 (7.91%) HTML
5 9 (6.47%) XML
6 8 (5.76%) HTML5
6 8 (5.76%) Jest
6 8 (5.76%) LAMP
7 7 (5.04%) JSON
7 7 (5.04%) RESTful
7 7 (5.04%) Web Services
8 6 (4.32%) Redux
9 5 (3.60%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.60%) Core Data
9 5 (3.60%) iOS SDK
9 5 (3.60%) RxCocoa
9 5 (3.60%) RxSwift
9 5 (3.60%) Sass
9 5 (3.60%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 85 (61.15%) Video on Demand
2 46 (33.09%) User Experience
3 34 (24.46%) Video\Live Streaming
4 24 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (8.63%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (7.91%) Mobile App
7 10 (7.19%) IPTV
7 10 (7.19%) STB
8 9 (6.47%) Digital Media
9 7 (5.04%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (4.32%) Apple TV
11 5 (3.60%) iPad
11 5 (3.60%) iPhone
12 4 (2.88%) MPEG
13 3 (2.16%) Media Streaming
14 2 (1.44%) Animation
15 1 (0.72%) BBC
15 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
15 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
15 1 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.42%) Linux
2 18 (12.95%) Unix
3 12 (8.63%) Android
4 11 (7.91%) Apple iOS
5 7 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.60%) tvOS
6 5 (3.60%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.16%) Android TV
8 2 (1.44%) CentOS
9 1 (0.72%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (56.12%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (25.18%) Scrum
3 26 (18.71%) Kanban
4 25 (17.99%) TDD
5 19 (13.67%) Acceptance Criteria
6 17 (12.23%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (12.23%) Software Engineering
7 16 (11.51%) BDD
8 15 (10.79%) Analytics
9 12 (8.63%) Pair Programming
9 12 (8.63%) Project Management
10 11 (7.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (7.91%) User Stories
11 9 (6.47%) Identity Management
11 9 (6.47%) OO
12 8 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (5.76%) High Availability
12 8 (5.76%) Market Research
12 8 (5.76%) Microservices
12 8 (5.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.99%) JavaScript
2 12 (8.63%) Java
3 9 (6.47%) SQL
4 8 (5.76%) PHP
5 6 (4.32%) Go
5 6 (4.32%) Python
6 5 (3.60%) Apple Swift
6 5 (3.60%) TypeScript
7 4 (2.88%) C#
7 4 (2.88%) Java 8
8 3 (2.16%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.16%) Clojure
8 3 (2.16%) Groovy
8 3 (2.16%) Jython
8 3 (2.16%) Kotlin
8 3 (2.16%) R
8 3 (2.16%) Scala
9 2 (1.44%) C
10 1 (0.72%) ES6
10 1 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (4.32%) Degree
2 3 (2.16%) PMP
3 1 (0.72%) RHCE
3 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.11%) QA
2 2 (1.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.72%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (10.07%) Docker
2 6 (4.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 6 (4.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (5.76%) Single Sign-On
2 7 (5.04%) Terraform
3 5 (3.60%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.44%) Puppet
5 1 (0.72%) Ansible
5 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (7.19%) Adobe
2 7 (5.04%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.32%) Apple
3 6 (4.32%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.60%) Google
4 5 (3.60%) Omniture
5 3 (2.16%) Brightcove
5 3 (2.16%) Tektronix
6 2 (1.44%) Adyen
6 2 (1.44%) ForgeRock
6 2 (1.44%) Ingenico
6 2 (1.44%) Okta
6 2 (1.44%) Tableau
6 2 (1.44%) Zend
7 1 (0.72%) Cisco
7 1 (0.72%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.72%) Nokia
7 1 (0.72%) PayPal
7 1 (0.72%) Samsung
7 1 (0.72%) Sonus