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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Media Streaming
England / London
Rank 395 429 405
Rank change year-on-year +34 -24  
Contract jobs citing Streaming Media 3 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.009% 0.046%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.044% 0.026% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £324 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.91%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
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 6799 7660 7621
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.12% 34.59% 35.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4739 5446 5176
Median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £299 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 120 143
Median hourly rate £28.35 £20.00 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.76% +6.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.10 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Streaming Media in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Streaming Media in London

Streaming Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (37.50%) Validation
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (25.00%) ProxySG
2 2 (25.00%) WiMAX
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) Bluetooth
2 2 (25.00%) HTTP
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) RTP
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) RTSP

Streaming Media
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (25.00%) WiMAX
2 1 (12.50%) RTP
2 1 (12.50%) RTSP
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Lead iOS Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Scala Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Akka
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Augmented Reality
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (12.50%) CCTV
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
2 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (12.50%) New Media
2 1 (12.50%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Validation
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (12.50%) Brightcove
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix