The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video on Demand in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Video on Demand over the 3 months to 27 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.

Video on Demand (VOD)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 102 85
Rank change year-on-year +19 -17  
Contract jobs citing Video on Demand 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.43% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.54% 0.34% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £370 £425
% change year-on-year +35.13% -12.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.13

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

Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 390 587 381
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 27.88% 32.85% 25.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 324 218
Median daily rate £375 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 14
Median hourly rate £22.00 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.72% +7.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.78 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.00 £36.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Video on Demand
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Video on Demand as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Video on Demand in Manchester

Video on Demand
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Video on Demand in Manchester

Video on Demand
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video on Demand in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Video on Demand in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Video on Demand 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Video on Demand.

1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Interactive TV
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Hudson
4 3 (42.86%) Node.js
4 3 (42.86%) Express
4 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) MHEG
4 3 (42.86%) OpenTV
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (14.29%) Auto-Scaling
6 1 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (14.29%) User Stories
6 1 (14.29%) Metadata Management
6 1 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) Linked Data
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (14.29%) Content Management
6 1 (14.29%) Spring
6 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Use Case
6 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing

Video on Demand
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Broadband
1 1 (14.29%) DOCSIS
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Hudson
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Mockito
2 1 (14.29%) RSpec
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Express
1 3 (42.86%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Interactive TV
2 3 (42.86%) MHEG
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (14.29%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Metadata Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) OpenTV
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft