Period
to 23 September 2017

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 23 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.

Internet Protocol Television (IPTV)
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 801 836 827
Rank change year-on-year +35 -9 -93
Contract jobs citing IPTV 49 47 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.044% 0.065%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 51
UK median daily rate £505 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.43% -7.89% +31.03%
10th Percentile £282 £319 £313
90th Percentile £539 £579 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +9.38% +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
UK median hourly rate £18.35 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 32721 35797 36793
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.42% 33.31% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 21473 23509 23160
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 970 1199 1428
UK median hourly rate £21.90 £20.50 £18.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.83% +8.96% -4.13%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.60 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -7.69%

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 23 September 2017.

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
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 23 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 +38 46 £505 +9.19% 7
London +19 42 £505 +6.32% 2
UK excluding London +42 7 £438 +9.38% 5
North of England +71 2 £469 -6.25%
Yorkshire +31 2 £469 -6.25%
South East +27 2 - - 2
Scotland - 2 - -
East of England - 1 £295 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IPTV 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 IPTV.

1 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) Video on Demand
2 15 (30.61%) Over-the-Top Content
3 14 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 13 (26.53%) Scrum
5 12 (24.49%) Finance
5 12 (24.49%) STB
5 12 (24.49%) Java
5 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
5 12 (24.49%) Android Development
5 12 (24.49%) Android
5 12 (24.49%) RESTful
6 11 (22.45%) BDD
6 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
6 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (22.45%) Kanban
6 11 (22.45%) Velocity
6 11 (22.45%) Mobile App
6 11 (22.45%) Chromecast
6 11 (22.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (22.45%) OOP
6 11 (22.45%) TDD
6 11 (22.45%) Pair Programming
7 10 (20.41%) JIRA
8 9 (18.37%) Marketing
8 9 (18.37%) Test Scripting
8 9 (18.37%) Digital TV
9 8 (16.33%) DRM
9 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
9 8 (16.33%) QA

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 6 (12.24%) Confluence
2 5 (10.20%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Quicktime
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.16%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.04%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) DVB
1 6 (12.24%) HTTP
1 6 (12.24%) RTSP
2 5 (10.20%) Multicast
3 4 (8.16%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (6.12%) Internet
4 3 (6.12%) LAN
5 2 (4.08%) Network Security
5 2 (4.08%) PABX
5 2 (4.08%) VSAT
6 1 (2.04%) Bluetooth
6 1 (2.04%) Broadband
6 1 (2.04%) DNS
6 1 (2.04%) DOCSIS
6 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.04%) Skype
6 1 (2.04%) SNMP
6 1 (2.04%) VoIP
6 1 (2.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
3 10 (20.41%) JIRA
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Marketing
3 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Android Developer
1 12 (24.49%) Developer
2 7 (14.29%) Architect
3 6 (12.24%) Java Android Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Test Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Audio Visual Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Tester
7 2 (4.08%) Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) IPTV Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Principal Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Principal Technical Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Programme Director
7 2 (4.08%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) RESTful
2 11 (22.45%) Velocity
3 5 (10.20%) Flash
4 4 (8.16%) RxJava
5 1 (2.04%) JSON
5 1 (2.04%) Middleware
5 1 (2.04%) OpenGL
5 1 (2.04%) OpenGL ES
5 1 (2.04%) SOAP
5 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Over-the-Top Content
1 15 (30.61%) Video on Demand
2 12 (24.49%) STB
3 11 (22.45%) Chromecast
3 11 (22.45%) Mobile App
4 9 (18.37%) Digital TV
5 7 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (10.20%) MPEG
6 5 (10.20%) Streaming Video
6 5 (10.20%) Video Editing
7 2 (4.08%) Virtual Team
8 1 (2.04%) BBC
8 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
8 1 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (2.04%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Android
2 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.53%) Scrum
3 12 (24.49%) Android Development
4 11 (22.45%) BDD
4 11 (22.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (22.45%) Kanban
4 11 (22.45%) OOP
4 11 (22.45%) Pair Programming
4 11 (22.45%) TDD
5 9 (18.37%) Test Scripting
6 8 (16.33%) DRM
6 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
7 5 (10.20%) Integration Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Test Planning
7 5 (10.20%) User Stories
8 4 (8.16%) Defect Management
8 4 (8.16%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Workflow
9 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) Java
1 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.20%) Python
3 2 (4.08%) C++
4 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) HP
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Arqiva