Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Interactive TV in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Interactive TV over the 6 months to 19 November 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.

Interactive Television
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 861 865 879
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14 -36
Contract jobs citing Interactive TV 14 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.030% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.041% 0.089% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 27 7
UK median daily rate £358 £428 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.37% +5.56% +17.82%
10th Percentile £316 £375 £286
90th Percentile £596 £510 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £625 £400 £405
% change year-on-year +56.25% -1.23% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Interactive TV 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 34092 34695 37236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.62% 33.09% 32.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 22621 22783 23665
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £240
90th Percentile £650 £625 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 995 1190 1468
UK median hourly rate £20.66 £20.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.46% +6.41% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +8.57%

Interactive TV
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Interactive TV in the UK

Interactive TV
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Interactive TV in the UK

Interactive TV
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Interactive TV over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Interactive TV in the UK

Interactive TV
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Interactive TV in the UK

Interactive TV
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Interactive TV within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +5 14 £358 -16.37% 1
UK excluding London +29 11 £625 +56.25%
North of England +63 10 £625 +56.25%
North West +31 10 £625 +47.06%
London -49 3 £350 -20.23% 1
Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Interactive TV 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 Interactive TV.

1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Scrum
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) Video on Demand
4 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 8 (57.14%) CSS
5 7 (50.00%) TDD
5 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 7 (50.00%) HTML5
5 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (50.00%) Node.js
5 7 (50.00%) Express
5 7 (50.00%) npm
6 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
6 6 (42.86%) Front End Development
6 6 (42.86%) Hudson
6 6 (42.86%) Web Development
7 3 (21.43%) Quality Management
7 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
7 3 (21.43%) Content Management
7 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 3 (21.43%) Project Management
7 3 (21.43%) Games
7 3 (21.43%) OpenTV
7 3 (21.43%) MHEG
7 3 (21.43%) CSS3
7 3 (21.43%) User Experience
7 3 (21.43%) Metadata Management
7 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
8 2 (14.29%) InVision

Interactive TV
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 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
2 2 (14.29%) InVision
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (7.14%) Fireworks
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) npm
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Hudson
1 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Axure RP
2 1 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (21.43%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (7.14%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) Express
2 7 (50.00%) HTML5
2 7 (50.00%) Node.js
3 3 (21.43%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
4 1 (7.14%) DHTML
4 1 (7.14%) Flash
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Video on Demand
2 3 (21.43%) MHEG
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 3 (21.43%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Scrum
3 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (42.86%) Front End Development
4 6 (42.86%) Web Development
5 3 (21.43%) Content Management
5 3 (21.43%) Metadata Management
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Quality Management
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.14%) Network Management
6 1 (7.14%) Product Management
6 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
6 1 (7.14%) Web Filtering
6 1 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) OpenTV
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft