Period
to 15 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IPTV in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IPTV over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 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.

Internet Protocol Television (IPTV)
UK
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 872 858 845
Rank change year-on-year -14 -13 -25
Contract jobs citing IPTV 31 32 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.031% 0.045%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.090% 0.092% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 24
UK median daily rate £445 £505 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.88% +26.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £175 £287 £318
90th Percentile £588 £571 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £596 £438 £419
% change year-on-year +36.29% +4.48% +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
UK median hourly rate £11.78 £17.10 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.11% +26.67% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.81 £13.10
90th Percentile £41.34 £20.47 £13.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.78 - -

IPTV 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 34,490 34,681 33,988
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.10% 33.60% 33.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,747 23,056 22,166
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,034 1,004 1,203
UK median hourly rate £20.25 £20.78 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.59% +3.91% +5.10%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.27 £11.33
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.75% - +8.11%

IPTV
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IPTV in the UK

IPTV
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IPTV in the UK

IPTV
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IPTV over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IPTV in the UK

IPTV
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IPTV in the UK

IPTV
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing IPTV over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for IPTV in the UK

IPTV
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPTV within the UK over the 6 months to 15 December 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
England -21 28 £445 -11.88% 13
London -17 19 £438 -13.37% 6
UK excluding London -12 9 £596 +36.29% 9
South East -12 5 £618 +12.27% 4
East of England -3 2 - - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 £350 - 2

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IPTV 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 IPTV.

1 15 (48.39%) Video on Demand
2 12 (38.71%) STB
3 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
4 8 (25.81%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (25.81%) Over-the-Top Content
4 8 (25.81%) API Testing
4 8 (25.81%) DVB
4 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.81%) Perl
4 8 (25.81%) Unix
5 7 (22.58%) HTML
5 7 (22.58%) Python
6 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
6 6 (19.35%) Video\Live Streaming
6 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
6 6 (19.35%) Ruby
6 6 (19.35%) Huawei
6 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
6 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
6 6 (19.35%) Node.js
6 6 (19.35%) HTML5
6 6 (19.35%) Functional Testing
6 6 (19.35%) JIRA
6 6 (19.35%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
7 5 (16.13%) Digital TV
7 5 (16.13%) CSS
8 4 (12.90%) Cisco
8 4 (12.90%) OO

IPTV
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 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle BRM
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) DVB
2 3 (9.68%) PBX
2 3 (9.68%) VoIP
2 3 (9.68%) VoWiFi
2 3 (9.68%) VSAT
3 2 (6.45%) Broadband
3 2 (6.45%) GPRS
3 2 (6.45%) GSM
4 1 (3.23%) HbbTV
4 1 (3.23%) HTTP
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.23%) HBase
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) Babel
2 4 (12.90%) Jasmine
2 4 (12.90%) Mocha
3 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.45%) Selenium
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Billing
3 2 (6.45%) Electronics
3 2 (6.45%) General Ledger
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (12.90%) Digital Developer
4 4 (12.90%) React Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Audio Visual Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.45%) DTV Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Android Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) DTV Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) HTML
2 6 (19.35%) HTML5
2 6 (19.35%) Node.js
3 5 (16.13%) CSS
4 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
4 4 (12.90%) React
4 4 (12.90%) Redux
4 4 (12.90%) Sass
5 3 (9.68%) Middleware
6 2 (6.45%) Nightwatchjs
6 2 (6.45%) WebdriverIO
7 1 (3.23%) Android SDK
7 1 (3.23%) Kafka
7 1 (3.23%) LAMP
7 1 (3.23%) Qt
7 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (3.23%) Spring
7 1 (3.23%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Video on Demand
2 12 (38.71%) STB
3 8 (25.81%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (25.81%) Over-the-Top Content
4 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
4 6 (19.35%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (19.35%) Video\Live Streaming
5 5 (16.13%) Digital TV
6 4 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (12.90%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (9.68%) CCTV
7 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
7 3 (9.68%) Video Editing
8 2 (6.45%) MPEG
8 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
9 1 (3.23%) Anti-Piracy
9 1 (3.23%) BBC
9 1 (3.23%) Interactive TV
9 1 (3.23%) Media Streaming
9 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
2 8 (25.81%) API Testing
3 6 (19.35%) Functional Testing
3 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
3 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
5 4 (12.90%) OO
5 4 (12.90%) OpenUP
5 4 (12.90%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Web Design
6 3 (9.68%) B2C
6 3 (9.68%) Break/Fix
6 3 (9.68%) Time Management
7 2 (6.45%) Accounts Receivable
7 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) Open Source
7 2 (6.45%) SDET
7 2 (6.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
1 8 (25.81%) Perl
2 7 (22.58%) Python
3 6 (19.35%) Ruby
4 4 (12.90%) TypeScript
5 3 (9.68%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) C
6 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.45%) SQL
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Huawei
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco
3 3 (9.68%) Palo Alto
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Siebel
5 1 (3.23%) SAP