Period
to 6 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CCTV in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CCTV over the 6 months to 6 July 2020 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.

Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV)
UK
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 537 756 847
Rank change year-on-year +219 +91 -22
Contract jobs citing CCTV 42 95 60
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.10% 0.057%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.32% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 32
Median daily rate £450 £475 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +88.12% -33.11%
10th Percentile £277 £256 £128
90th Percentile £550 £613 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £458 £325
% change year-on-year -23.50% +40.77% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -5.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.25 -

CCTV 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 13,725 29,900 33,673
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.09% 31.92% 32.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,492 19,170 21,765
Median daily rate £475 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £269
90th Percentile £706 £663 £656
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 633 1,060 1,058
Median hourly rate £31.00 £20.86 £21.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.65% -4.51% +9.20%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.79 £11.71
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.50 £50.57
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.94 £21.00
% change year-on-year +18.83% -9.83% +13.51%

CCTV
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CCTV as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CCTV in the UK

CCTV
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CCTV.

Daily rate trend for CCTV in the UK

CCTV
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CCTV over the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for CCTV in the UK

CCTV
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CCTV.

Hourly rate trend for CCTV in the UK

CCTV
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCTV within the UK over the 6 months to 6 July 2020. 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
England +214 38 £450 -5.26% 37
UK excluding London +186 33 £350 -23.50% 29
Midlands +69 24 £325 -18.75% 3
West Midlands +52 21 £338 -20.59% 3
London +198 8 £525 +10.53% 8
South East +147 5 £375 -21.05% 10
Scotland +73 3 £500 -
East Midlands +43 3 £325 -
North of England +100 1 - - 12
North West +70 1 - - 7

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing CCTV 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 with a requirement for CCTV.

1 25 (59.52%) Telecoms
2 19 (45.24%) Wireless
3 14 (33.33%) Degree
4 13 (30.95%) User Experience
5 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
5 11 (26.19%) Project Management
6 10 (23.81%) Internet
6 10 (23.81%) PMO
6 10 (23.81%) Public Sector
7 9 (21.43%) LAN
7 9 (21.43%) HNC
8 8 (19.05%) WAN
8 8 (19.05%) Finance
9 7 (16.67%) VMware
9 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
9 7 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (14.29%) P3O
10 6 (14.29%) SolarWinds
10 6 (14.29%) APMP
10 6 (14.29%) HND
10 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
11 5 (11.90%) TeMIP
11 5 (11.90%) Data Management
11 5 (11.90%) VMS
11 5 (11.90%) Change Management
12 4 (9.52%) Firewall
12 4 (9.52%) DWDM
12 4 (9.52%) MPLS
12 4 (9.52%) SDH

CCTV
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (4.76%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Azure
2 2 (4.76%) AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Akamai
3 1 (2.38%) Office 365
3 1 (2.38%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (45.24%) Wireless
2 10 (23.81%) Internet
3 9 (21.43%) LAN
4 8 (19.05%) WAN
5 4 (9.52%) DWDM
5 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
5 4 (9.52%) Firewall
5 4 (9.52%) MPLS
5 4 (9.52%) SDH
5 4 (9.52%) VoIP
5 4 (9.52%) VPN
6 3 (7.14%) Network Security
6 3 (7.14%) PABX
7 2 (4.76%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.76%) RTSP
7 2 (4.76%) SMS
7 2 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (2.38%) DHCP
8 1 (2.38%) PBX
8 1 (2.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) Power BI
2 1 (2.38%) SQLite
General
1 25 (59.52%) Telecoms
2 10 (23.81%) Public Sector
3 8 (19.05%) Finance
4 2 (4.76%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 5 (11.90%) Senior Manager
2 5 (11.90%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (9.52%) CCTV Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Consultant
3 4 (9.52%) Project Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Network Consultant
4 3 (7.14%) Network Design Consultant
4 3 (7.14%) Network Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Network Project Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Solutions Consultant
4 3 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (7.14%) Telecoms Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.76%) Change Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Risk Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) FFmpeg
1 2 (4.76%) GStreamer
1 2 (4.76%) HEVC
1 2 (4.76%) ONVIF
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) .NET Core
2 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) User Experience
2 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.14%) SCADA
5 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.76%) Fibre Optics
5 2 (4.76%) MPEG
5 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.38%) CESG
6 1 (2.38%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.38%) Life Science
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.38%) PACS
6 1 (2.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) VMS
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Project Management
2 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 7 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (11.90%) Change Management
3 5 (11.90%) Data Management
4 4 (9.52%) Decision-Making
4 4 (9.52%) Network Architecture
4 4 (9.52%) Network Management
4 4 (9.52%) Presales
4 4 (9.52%) Product Management
4 4 (9.52%) Product Roadmap
4 4 (9.52%) Project Delivery
4 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
4 4 (9.52%) Service Design
4 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.14%) Change Control
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 3 (7.14%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) C#
2 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Degree
2 9 (21.43%) HNC
3 6 (14.29%) APMP
3 6 (14.29%) HND
4 1 (2.38%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.38%) CISA
4 1 (2.38%) CISM
4 1 (2.38%) CISSP
4 1 (2.38%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) PMO
2 6 (14.29%) P3O
3 1 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (2.38%) ISO 31000
3 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (2.38%) NCSC
3 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.38%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) TeMIP
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco CME
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) VMware
3 6 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 4 (9.52%) Verint
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco
6 2 (4.76%) HP
7 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.38%) F5
7 1 (2.38%) Interxion
7 1 (2.38%) McAfee
7 1 (2.38%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.38%) Prolexic
7 1 (2.38%) Veeam
7 1 (2.38%) Zscaler