The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for GStreamer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GStreamer over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GStreamer
UK
Rank 591 626 618
Rank change year-on-year +35 -8  
Contract jobs citing GStreamer 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.057% 0.014% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Median daily rate £425 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - £390
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £39.00

GStreamer is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14008 14779 13928
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.32% 27.98% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9711 10236 9022
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 227 188
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.75 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.75 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

GStreamer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing GStreamer as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for GStreamer in the UK

GStreamer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GStreamer in the UK

GStreamer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GStreamer over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GStreamer in the UK

GStreamer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GStreamer.

Contractor hourly rate trend for GStreamer in the UK

GStreamer
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GStreamer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +41 8 £425 +13.33%
Manchester - 6 £425 -
North West - 6 £425 -
Salford - 3 £425 -
London +17 1 £550 +46.66%
Brighton - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £550 -

GStreamer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GStreamer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for GStreamer.

1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (80.00%) Streaming Video
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) TDD
4 9 (60.00%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (60.00%) FFmpeg
5 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
5 8 (53.33%) Brightcove
5 8 (53.33%) Android
5 8 (53.33%) Java
5 8 (53.33%) MPEG
5 8 (53.33%) HTTP
5 8 (53.33%) RTP
5 8 (53.33%) Pair Programming
5 8 (53.33%) RTSP
6 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
6 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
6 7 (46.67%) Spring
6 7 (46.67%) Ajax
6 7 (46.67%) jQuery
6 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (46.67%) Kanban
6 7 (46.67%) Scrum
6 7 (46.67%) MySQL
6 7 (46.67%) CSS
6 7 (46.67%) Linux
6 7 (46.67%) RESTful
6 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
6 7 (46.67%) AWS CloudFormation

GStreamer
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (46.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) HTTP
1 8 (53.33%) RTP
1 8 (53.33%) RTSP
2 1 (6.67%) MQTT
2 1 (6.67%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MySQL
1 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Java Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Senior Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Video On Demand Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) FFmpeg
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) Ajax
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) jQuery
2 7 (46.67%) RESTful
2 7 (46.67%) Spring
3 6 (40.00%) Node.js
3 6 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (13.33%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) Kafka
5 1 (6.67%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (6.67%) Qt
5 1 (6.67%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Streaming Video
2 8 (53.33%) MPEG
3 7 (46.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (13.33%) IPTV
5 1 (6.67%) BBC
5 1 (6.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Android
1 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (66.67%) TDD
2 8 (53.33%) Pair Programming
3 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (46.67%) Kanban
3 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) Supplier Management
5 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Use Case
7 1 (6.67%) Linux Kernel Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Brightcove
2 1 (6.67%) Freescale