The median contractor rate for a Broadcast Engineer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Broadcast Engineer
England / London
Rank 401 414 419
Rank change year-on-year +13 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a Broadcast Engineer 5 26 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.026% 0.12% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.12% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 1
Median daily rate £500 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £123 £375 £315
% change year-on-year -67.33% +19.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £117.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18466 21022 19969
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.85% 95.00% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13132 15064 13780
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 284 366
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -11.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.55 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Broadcast Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Broadcast Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Broadcast Engineer in London

Broadcast Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Broadcast Engineer in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Broadcast Engineer in London

Broadcast Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Broadcast Engineer in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Broadcast Engineer in London

Broadcast Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Broadcast Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Broadcast Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (77.78%) NoSQL
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon S3
4 4 (44.44%) DevOps
5 3 (33.33%) Impala
5 3 (33.33%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 3 (33.33%) Apache Spark
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (33.33%) Video on Demand
5 3 (33.33%) Apache Hive
5 3 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) MapReduce
5 3 (33.33%) Big Data
5 3 (33.33%) Data Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) Apache Pig
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 3 (33.33%) Perl
5 3 (33.33%) Python
5 3 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (22.22%) Broadcast Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) SOA
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) DB2

Broadcast Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (33.33%) Apache Pig
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon S3
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (33.33%) AWS Data Pipeline
3 3 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (22.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (22.22%) CloudFront
4 2 (22.22%) Route 53
5 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) NoSQL
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 3 (33.33%) Big Data
2 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 3 (33.33%) Impala
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (22.22%) DB2
3 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Gradle
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
General
1 2 (22.22%) Multimedia
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) REST
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Video on Demand
2 1 (11.11%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) CentOS
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Broadcast Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Kanban
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
3 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) HND
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) MicroStrategy
1 2 (22.22%) Tableau