Period
to 24 November 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 24 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.

Internet Protocol Television (IPTV)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 856 839 813
Rank change year-on-year -17 -26 -61
Contract jobs citing IPTV 40 47 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.045% 0.071%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 55
UK median daily rate £505 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £278 £315 £280
90th Percentile £538 £560 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +9.38% +4.58% +9.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
UK median hourly rate £18.52 - -
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 34732 34740 37265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.70% 33.09% 32.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23048 22773 23696
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 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1020 1200 1471
UK median hourly rate £20.63 £20.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.62% +5.13% +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%

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 24 November 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 7 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 24 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 -6 40 £505 +26.25% 3
London +2 36 £505 +26.25% 3
UK excluding London +21 5 £438 +9.38%
South East 0 3 £550 +60.00%
North of England +55 1 £438 -
Yorkshire +26 1 £438 -12.50%
East of England - 1 £295 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 15 (37.50%) Scrum
4 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (35.00%) Android
4 14 (35.00%) RESTful
5 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
5 13 (32.50%) Mobile App
5 13 (32.50%) Android Development
5 13 (32.50%) BDD
5 13 (32.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (32.50%) Java
5 13 (32.50%) TDD
6 12 (30.00%) Pair Programming
6 12 (30.00%) OOP
6 12 (30.00%) Kanban
6 12 (30.00%) Velocity
6 12 (30.00%) Chromecast
7 11 (27.50%) Finance
8 9 (22.50%) STB
8 9 (22.50%) Video\Live Streaming
8 9 (22.50%) Marketing
8 9 (22.50%) JIRA
9 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
10 7 (17.50%) Over-the-Top Content
10 7 (17.50%) User Stories
10 7 (17.50%) Video on Demand
10 7 (17.50%) Linux
11 6 (15.00%) Test Automation

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 4 (10.00%) Confluence
1 4 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Quicktime
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) HTTP
1 5 (12.50%) RTSP
2 4 (10.00%) DVB
2 4 (10.00%) Multicast
3 3 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (2.50%) Bluetooth
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.50%) DNS
5 1 (2.50%) Skype
5 1 (2.50%) Telepresence
5 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
3 9 (22.50%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) Appium
4 1 (2.50%) Calabash
4 1 (2.50%) Gradle
4 1 (2.50%) Hudson
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Marketing
3 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Android Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Java Android Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Audio Visual Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Tester
5 3 (7.50%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Programme Director
6 2 (5.00%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Hardware Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Manual Tester
7 1 (2.50%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Technical Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Tester
7 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) RESTful
2 12 (30.00%) Velocity
3 4 (10.00%) Flash
3 4 (10.00%) RxJava
4 2 (5.00%) XML
5 1 (2.50%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) Dojo
5 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.50%) HTML
5 1 (2.50%) JPA
5 1 (2.50%) JSON
5 1 (2.50%) Node.js
5 1 (2.50%) OpenGL
5 1 (2.50%) OpenGL ES
5 1 (2.50%) Play Framework
5 1 (2.50%) SOAP
5 1 (2.50%) Spring
5 1 (2.50%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.50%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Mobile App
2 12 (30.00%) Chromecast
3 9 (22.50%) STB
3 9 (22.50%) Video\Live Streaming
4 7 (17.50%) Over-the-Top Content
4 7 (17.50%) Video on Demand
5 5 (12.50%) MPEG
5 5 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (10.00%) Digital TV
6 4 (10.00%) Video Editing
7 1 (2.50%) Digital Signage
7 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
7 1 (2.50%) User Experience
7 1 (2.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Android
2 7 (17.50%) Linux
3 5 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) Scrum
3 13 (32.50%) Android Development
3 13 (32.50%) BDD
3 13 (32.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (32.50%) TDD
4 12 (30.00%) Kanban
4 12 (30.00%) OOP
4 12 (30.00%) Pair Programming
5 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 7 (17.50%) User Stories
7 6 (15.00%) Acceptance Criteria
7 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (12.50%) DRM
9 4 (10.00%) Defect Management
9 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Task Automation
10 3 (7.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (32.50%) Java
3 4 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) C
4 1 (2.50%) C++
4 1 (2.50%) Ruby
4 1 (2.50%) Scala
4 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) CCIE
2 1 (2.50%) CCIE Collaboration
2 1 (2.50%) CCNP
2 1 (2.50%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (2.50%) CCVP
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) HP
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco
2 1 (2.50%) Red Box