Period
to 23 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video on Demand in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Video on Demand over the 6 months to 23 October 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.

Video on Demand (VOD)
England > London
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 472 508 466
Rank change year-on-year +36 -42 +10
Contract jobs citing Video on Demand 157 115 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.34% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.88% 0.64% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 99 130
London median daily rate £500 £450 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.76% +18.13%
10th Percentile £338 £313 £325
90th Percentile £588 £525 £575
England median daily rate £500 £450 £451
% change year-on-year +11.11% -0.11% +12.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
London median hourly rate - £41.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +176.67% -57.89%
England median hourly rate - £41.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +176.67% -52.85%

Video on Demand 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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 17,811 18,002 16,731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.51% 39.56% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,854 12,875 11,877
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £285
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 227 251
London median hourly rate £22.93 £21.30 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.65% +11.93% -4.85%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.25 £47.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +8.11%

Video on Demand
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Video on Demand as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Video on Demand in London

Video on Demand
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Video on Demand in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Video on Demand in London

Video on Demand
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video on Demand in London over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Video on Demand in London

Video on Demand
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Video on Demand in London

Video on Demand
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Video on Demand within the London region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
West London +11 51 £481 +7.90% 11
Central London -15 13 £463 +42.31% 4
Video on Demand
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Video on Demand 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 London region with a requirement for Video on Demand.

1 86 (54.78%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (54.14%) Over-the-Top Content
3 57 (36.31%) TDD
4 52 (33.12%) Video\Live Streaming
5 51 (32.48%) JavaScript
6 48 (30.57%) User Experience
7 35 (22.29%) Git (software)
8 33 (21.02%) QA
8 33 (21.02%) CSS
8 33 (21.02%) React
9 30 (19.11%) Node.js
10 28 (17.83%) Software Engineering
11 27 (17.20%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
12 26 (16.56%) Mobile App
12 26 (16.56%) BDD
13 25 (15.92%) JIRA
14 24 (15.29%) Linux
15 23 (14.65%) Scrum
15 23 (14.65%) Acceptance Criteria
16 22 (14.01%) HTML
17 21 (13.38%) Java
17 21 (13.38%) Pair Programming
17 21 (13.38%) Test Automation
17 21 (13.38%) CircleCI
18 20 (12.74%) Amazon AWS
19 18 (11.46%) REST
19 18 (11.46%) User Stories
20 17 (10.83%) Kanban
20 17 (10.83%) XML

Video on Demand
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 10 (6.37%) Confluence
2 3 (1.91%) Apache
2 3 (1.91%) SAS
3 2 (1.27%) JBoss
4 1 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (3.18%) InVision
1 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Magento
1 2 (1.27%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.74%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (4.46%) BrowserStack
4 6 (3.82%) Adobe Analytics
5 5 (3.18%) Serverless
6 4 (2.55%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.55%) GitHub
6 4 (2.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (1.91%) PaaS
8 2 (1.27%) Google Analytics
8 2 (1.27%) npm
9 1 (0.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.64%) Route 53
9 1 (0.64%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.55%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.27%) DVB
2 2 (1.27%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.64%) BGP
3 1 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.64%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (0.64%) DNS
3 1 (0.64%) Firewall
3 1 (0.64%) HTTP
3 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.64%) IGMP
3 1 (0.64%) IPv4
3 1 (0.64%) IPv6
3 1 (0.64%) Multicast
3 1 (0.64%) OSPF
3 1 (0.64%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.18%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.55%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.55%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.91%) MySQL
3 3 (1.91%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.64%) DB2
Development Applications
1 35 (22.29%) Git (software)
2 25 (15.92%) JIRA
3 21 (13.38%) CircleCI
4 15 (9.55%) Cucumber
4 15 (9.55%) Jenkins
4 15 (9.55%) Mocha
4 15 (9.55%) Selenium
5 9 (5.73%) Subversion
6 8 (5.10%) Appium
7 6 (3.82%) Jasmine
8 4 (2.55%) Android Studio
8 4 (2.55%) Babel
8 4 (2.55%) Gradle
9 3 (1.91%) MSBuild
9 3 (1.91%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.91%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.91%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.91%) webpack
10 2 (1.27%) Axure RP
10 2 (1.27%) Mockito
General
1 11 (7.01%) Advertising
2 10 (6.37%) Games
2 10 (6.37%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.82%) Marketing
4 5 (3.18%) Billing
5 4 (2.55%) Finance
6 2 (1.27%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.27%) Publishing
7 1 (0.64%) Electronics
7 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (38.22%) Developer
2 22 (14.01%) React Developer
3 17 (10.83%) Analyst
4 13 (8.28%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (8.28%) Senior Developer
5 11 (7.01%) Business Analyst
6 10 (6.37%) Designer
6 10 (6.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (6.37%) iOS Developer
7 9 (5.73%) Product Owner
7 9 (5.73%) Project Manager
8 8 (5.10%) Senior Manager
8 8 (5.10%) Tester
8 8 (5.10%) Video On Demand Developer
9 7 (4.46%) Android Developer
9 7 (4.46%) Senior iOS Developer
10 6 (3.82%) Digital Project Manager
11 5 (3.18%) Agile Developer
11 5 (3.18%) Product Manager
11 5 (3.18%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (21.02%) CSS
1 33 (21.02%) React
2 30 (19.11%) Node.js
3 22 (14.01%) HTML
4 18 (11.46%) REST
5 17 (10.83%) XML
6 15 (9.55%) HTML5
7 14 (8.92%) JSON
8 12 (7.64%) SOAP
9 11 (7.01%) Jest
10 10 (6.37%) Sass
11 9 (5.73%) AngularJS
11 9 (5.73%) Web Services
12 8 (5.10%) CSS3
12 8 (5.10%) jQuery
13 7 (4.46%) Redux
14 6 (3.82%) RESTful
14 6 (3.82%) RxCocoa
14 6 (3.82%) RxSwift
15 5 (3.18%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 85 (54.14%) Over-the-Top Content
2 52 (33.12%) Video\Live Streaming
3 48 (30.57%) User Experience
4 27 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (16.56%) Mobile App
6 13 (8.28%) Digital Media
6 13 (8.28%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (7.64%) IPTV
8 8 (5.10%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (3.82%) Media Streaming
9 6 (3.82%) STB
10 4 (2.55%) MPEG
11 3 (1.91%) BBC
11 3 (1.91%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (1.91%) Social Media
12 2 (1.27%) Apple TV
12 2 (1.27%) Digital TV
12 2 (1.27%) New Media
13 1 (0.64%) iPad
13 1 (0.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.29%) Linux
2 16 (10.19%) Unix
3 12 (7.64%) Android
4 11 (7.01%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.91%) Windows
6 2 (1.27%) CentOS
6 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.64%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (54.78%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (36.31%) TDD
3 28 (17.83%) Software Engineering
4 27 (17.20%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (16.56%) BDD
6 23 (14.65%) Acceptance Criteria
6 23 (14.65%) Scrum
7 21 (13.38%) Pair Programming
7 21 (13.38%) Test Automation
8 18 (11.46%) User Stories
9 17 (10.83%) Kanban
10 13 (8.28%) Front End Development
10 13 (8.28%) OO
10 13 (8.28%) Unit Testing
11 12 (7.64%) Mobile Development
11 12 (7.64%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (7.64%) Project Management
11 12 (7.64%) Web Development
12 11 (7.01%) Analytics
13 10 (6.37%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (32.48%) JavaScript
2 21 (13.38%) Java
3 11 (7.01%) Python
4 9 (5.73%) PHP
5 8 (5.10%) Objective-C
6 7 (4.46%) Apple Swift
6 7 (4.46%) C#
6 7 (4.46%) SQL
7 6 (3.82%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.55%) Go
8 4 (2.55%) Java 8
8 4 (2.55%) Kotlin
9 3 (1.91%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.91%) Clojure
9 3 (1.91%) Groovy
9 3 (1.91%) Jython
9 3 (1.91%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.91%) Ruby
9 3 (1.91%) Scala
10 2 (1.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (2.55%) Degree
2 1 (0.64%) APMG
2 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.64%) PMP
2 1 (0.64%) RHCE
2 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (21.02%) QA
System Software
1 15 (9.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (5.73%) Terraform
2 2 (1.27%) Puppet
2 2 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.64%) Ansible
3 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (7.64%) Adobe
2 6 (3.82%) Google
3 4 (2.55%) CA
3 4 (2.55%) Cisco
3 4 (2.55%) Omniture
4 3 (1.91%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.91%) SAP
5 2 (1.27%) Adyen
5 2 (1.27%) Apple
5 2 (1.27%) comScore
5 2 (1.27%) Facebook
5 2 (1.27%) ForgeRock
5 2 (1.27%) Ingenico
5 2 (1.27%) Okta
5 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.27%) Tableau
5 2 (1.27%) Twitter
5 2 (1.27%) Zend
6 1 (0.64%) PayPal
6 1 (0.64%) SmartCo