Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 836 874 893
Rank change year-on-year +38 +19 -41
Contract jobs citing Interactive TV 16 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.025% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.049% 0.075% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 24 6
UK median daily rate £383 £483 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.73% +28.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £345 £375 £286
90th Percentile £556 £520 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £400 £405
% change year-on-year +28.13% -1.23% +1.25%
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 32966 35779 36843
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.41% 33.28% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 21628 23489 23206
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £240
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 984 1201 1423
UK median hourly rate £21.90 £20.67 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.95% +9.48% -5.17%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.62 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.88 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -7.69%

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 22 September 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 5 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 22 September 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 +27 16 £383 -21.94%
North of England +89 12 £513 +36.67%
UK excluding London +66 12 £513 +28.13%
North West - 12 £513 -
London -22 4 £374 -23.72%

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (75.00%) Scrum
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Video on Demand
3 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) CSS
4 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 8 (50.00%) Node.js
4 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (50.00%) Express
4 8 (50.00%) npm
5 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
5 7 (43.75%) Hudson
6 6 (37.50%) Project Management
7 5 (31.25%) HTML5
7 5 (31.25%) Front End Development
8 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
8 4 (25.00%) User Experience
8 4 (25.00%) Wireframes
8 4 (25.00%) Prototyping
8 4 (25.00%) Product Management
8 4 (25.00%) Apache Flex
8 4 (25.00%) Use Case
8 4 (25.00%) MHEG
8 4 (25.00%) Web Development
8 4 (25.00%) OpenTV
8 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (25.00%) Ajax
8 4 (25.00%) DHTML

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:

Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (25.00%) Fireworks
1 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (25.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) npm
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Hudson
1 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 4 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (6.25%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (18.75%) Games
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Designer
3 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Interaction Designer
4 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Lead Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (6.25%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) CSS
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) Express
2 8 (50.00%) Node.js
3 5 (31.25%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) Ajax
4 4 (25.00%) Apache Flex
4 4 (25.00%) DHTML
4 4 (25.00%) Flash
5 1 (6.25%) CSS3
5 1 (6.25%) JSON
5 1 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Video on Demand
2 4 (25.00%) MHEG
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (25.00%) User Experience
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (18.75%) Virtual Team
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
4 1 (6.25%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (75.00%) Scrum
2 8 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
2 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (37.50%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) Front End Development
5 4 (25.00%) Product Management
5 4 (25.00%) Prototyping
5 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) Use Case
5 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 4 (25.00%) Wireframes
6 3 (18.75%) Content Management
6 3 (18.75%) Information Architecture
6 3 (18.75%) Metadata Management
6 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
6 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
6 3 (18.75%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (18.75%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) OpenTV