Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for FFmpeg skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FFmpeg over the 6 months to 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

FFmpeg
UK
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 879 817 876
Rank change year-on-year -62 +59 -7
Contract jobs citing FFmpeg 2 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.013% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.006% 0.041% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 0
UK median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £406 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

FFmpeg is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32,988 28,950 30,120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.75% 31.88% 28.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,222 19,993 20,985
UK median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £288
90th Percentile £625 £606 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 326 355 441
UK median hourly rate £42.38 £40.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +6.58% +8.57%
10th Percentile £15.84 £16.07 £13.50
90th Percentile £62.50 £53.75 £57.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%

FFmpeg
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FFmpeg as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FFmpeg in the UK

FFmpeg
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FFmpeg in the UK

FFmpeg
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FFmpeg within the UK over the 6 months to 20 May 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
London -50 2 - -
England -69 2 - - 4

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing FFmpeg 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 FFmpeg.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Grails
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 2 (100.00%) CMake
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
1 2 (100.00%) jOOQ
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Video Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

FFmpeg
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 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) CMake
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Backend Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Grails
1 2 (100.00%) jOOQ
1 2 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 2 (100.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree