The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Streaming Media in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Streaming Media over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 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.

Media Streaming
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 409 420 415
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5  
Contract jobs citing Streaming Media 3 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.037% 0.030%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.038% 0.099% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 4
Median daily rate £513 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.58% -8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £234 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £445 £554
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £500 £363
% change year-on-year -16.00% +37.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Streaming Media is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 7799 8099 8557
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 38.15% 37.36% 36.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5594 5851 6023
Median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 108 146
Median hourly rate £21.70 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £12.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

Streaming Media
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Streaming Media as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Streaming Media in London

Streaming Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Streaming Media in London

Streaming Media
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Streaming Media in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Streaming Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Streaming Media.

1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
1 3 (50.00%) Kanban
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (33.33%) ZeroMQ
2 2 (33.33%) Go
2 2 (33.33%) HAProxy
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) AMQP
2 2 (33.33%) nginx
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) WiMAX

Streaming Media
Co-occurring 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) AMQP
2 2 (33.33%) Bluetooth
2 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (33.33%) WiMAX
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Broadcast Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JMS
1 2 (33.33%) Node.js
1 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (16.67%) Flash
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
2 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Kanban
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) Go
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HAProxy
1 2 (33.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat