Period
to 17 August 2019

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 August 2019 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 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 754 741 762
Rank change year-on-year -13 +21 +98
Contract jobs citing Over-the-Top Content 56 118 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.067% 0.13% 0.065%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.38% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 90 47
England median daily rate £481 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +2.56% +6.27%
10th Percentile £363 £413 £358
90th Percentile £558 £613 £575
UK median daily rate £481 £500 £488
% change year-on-year -3.75% +2.56% +6.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK median hourly rate - - £50.00

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 27,007 30,901 29,305
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.48% 32.83% 33.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,581 20,095 19,087
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £280 £275 £268
90th Percentile £675 £669 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 949 958 936
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.33 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.82% +6.63% -
10th Percentile £11.74 £12.23 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.25 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £21.46 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.18% +5.00% -

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 August 2019.

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 August 2019. 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 0 55 £481 -3.75% 3
South East +21 1 - - 1
Over-the-Top Content
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (58.93%) Video on Demand
3 20 (35.71%) Kanban
4 19 (33.93%) User Experience
5 17 (30.36%) Scrum
6 15 (26.79%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (25.00%) Analytics
7 14 (25.00%) Mobile App
7 14 (25.00%) Adobe
8 13 (23.21%) Adobe Analytics
9 12 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (17.86%) Product Roadmap
11 9 (16.07%) JIRA
12 8 (14.29%) Test Automation
12 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (14.29%) Advertising
12 8 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
13 7 (12.50%) API Testing
13 7 (12.50%) Decision-Making
13 7 (12.50%) Critical Thinking
13 7 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
13 7 (12.50%) SOAP
13 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (12.50%) BDD
13 7 (12.50%) SoapUI
13 7 (12.50%) QA
14 6 (10.71%) Wireshark
14 6 (10.71%) Statistics
14 6 (10.71%) JSON
14 6 (10.71%) Tableau

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 3 (5.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.79%) InVision
2 1 (1.79%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.21%) Adobe Analytics
2 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (7.14%) Amazon S3
4 3 (5.36%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (5.36%) Google Analytics
4 3 (5.36%) Power Platform
5 2 (3.57%) GitHub
6 1 (1.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.79%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.79%) Route 53
6 1 (1.79%) Serverless
6 1 (1.79%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon Redshift
1 3 (5.36%) Power BI
1 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) JIRA
2 7 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 4 (7.14%) Selenium
3 4 (7.14%) TestRail
4 3 (5.36%) Appium
4 3 (5.36%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.57%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.79%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.79%) Calabash
6 1 (1.79%) Capybara
6 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (14.29%) Advertising
2 5 (8.93%) Billing
3 4 (7.14%) Games
4 2 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Product Manager
2 8 (14.29%) Analytics Manager
2 8 (14.29%) Tester
3 7 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Data Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Data Analytics Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Data Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Manual Tester
6 4 (7.14%) User Experience Researcher
7 2 (3.57%) Designer
7 2 (3.57%) Developer in Test
7 2 (3.57%) Digital Product Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Mobile Tester
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Product Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Video On Demand Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Video On Demand Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) SOAP
2 6 (10.71%) JSON
2 6 (10.71%) Web Services
3 3 (5.36%) NumPy
3 3 (5.36%) scikit-learn
3 3 (5.36%) SciPy
3 3 (5.36%) XML
4 2 (3.57%) CSS
4 2 (3.57%) HTML
4 2 (3.57%) Node.js
4 2 (3.57%) React
4 2 (3.57%) REST
5 1 (1.79%) CakePHP
5 1 (1.79%) Flash
5 1 (1.79%) Framer.js
5 1 (1.79%) GraphQL
5 1 (1.79%) HTML5
5 1 (1.79%) Jinja
5 1 (1.79%) pytest
5 1 (1.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (58.93%) Video on Demand
2 19 (33.93%) User Experience
3 15 (26.79%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 5 (8.93%) Apple TV
5 5 (8.93%) PlayStation
5 5 (8.93%) Xbox
6 4 (7.14%) Video\Live Streaming
7 3 (5.36%) Digital Media
7 3 (5.36%) Virtual Team
8 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (3.57%) STB
9 1 (1.79%) Animation
9 1 (1.79%) IPTV
9 1 (1.79%) Media Streaming
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Android
1 4 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Unix
3 1 (1.79%) tvOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.71%) Kanban
3 17 (30.36%) Scrum
4 14 (25.00%) Analytics
5 12 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (17.86%) Product Roadmap
7 8 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
7 8 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 7 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
8 7 (12.50%) API Testing
8 7 (12.50%) BDD
8 7 (12.50%) Critical Thinking
8 7 (12.50%) Decision-Making
8 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (10.71%) CRM
9 6 (10.71%) Data Analysis
9 6 (10.71%) Statistics
10 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (8.93%) Data Modelling
10 5 (8.93%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (10.71%) Python
2 3 (5.36%) R
2 3 (5.36%) SQL
3 2 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (1.79%) ActionScript
4 1 (1.79%) BrightScript
4 1 (1.79%) PHP
4 1 (1.79%) Ruby
4 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.79%) Ansible
2 1 (1.79%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Adobe
2 6 (10.71%) Tableau
3 5 (8.93%) Apple
3 5 (8.93%) Google
3 5 (8.93%) Samsung
4 3 (5.36%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (5.36%) Omniture
5 2 (3.57%) Roku
6 1 (1.79%) HP
6 1 (1.79%) Spotify
6 1 (1.79%) Zend