Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 838 802 837
Rank change year-on-year -36 +35 -47
Contract jobs citing IPTV 53 56 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.058% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 26 38
UK median daily rate £500 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +8.24% -5.56%
10th Percentile £333 £270 £313
90th Percentile £625 £550 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +11.76% +21.43% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
UK median hourly rate £44.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.29% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 - -

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 35,374 32,809 37,529
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.96% 34.19% 34.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,998 21,317 24,548
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £255
90th Percentile £656 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,119 1,115 1,231
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.38
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +18.42% -9.52% +20.00%

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 21 July 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
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 21 July 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 -30 50 £500 +8.70% 17
London -45 39 £500 - 11
UK excluding London -22 11 £475 +11.76% 6
South East -16 6 £550 +33.33% 4
East of England -2 3 £475 +61.02%
North of England -17 2 £500 +17.65%
North West -13 1 - -
Yorkshire -15 1 £500 -

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (37.74%) Over-the-Top Content
3 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
4 15 (28.30%) Telecoms
4 15 (28.30%) STB
5 14 (26.42%) Video on Demand
5 14 (26.42%) Java
6 12 (22.64%) Test Automation
6 12 (22.64%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (20.75%) API Testing
7 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
7 11 (20.75%) Mobile App
7 11 (20.75%) Android
7 11 (20.75%) Pair Programming
7 11 (20.75%) DVB
8 10 (18.87%) JIRA
8 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
9 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (16.98%) Scrum
9 9 (16.98%) OOP
9 9 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
10 8 (15.09%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (15.09%) HTML
10 8 (15.09%) Linux
10 8 (15.09%) TDD
10 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
11 7 (13.21%) Ruby
11 7 (13.21%) Velocity
11 7 (13.21%) Kanban

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 3 (5.66%) Confluence
2 2 (3.77%) Apache
2 2 (3.77%) Apache Solr
2 2 (3.77%) CMS
2 2 (3.77%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) Wowza Streaming Engine
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.89%) Quicktime
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.55%) GitHub
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) DVB
2 4 (7.55%) Broadband
3 3 (5.66%) Internet
4 2 (3.77%) DOCSIS
4 2 (3.77%) HTTP
4 2 (3.77%) LAN
4 2 (3.77%) Skype
4 2 (3.77%) Unified Communications
4 2 (3.77%) WAN
4 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.89%) Firewall
5 1 (1.89%) HbbTV
5 1 (1.89%) Multicast
5 1 (1.89%) PBX
5 1 (1.89%) RTSP
5 1 (1.89%) VLAN
5 1 (1.89%) VoWiFi
5 1 (1.89%) VSAN
5 1 (1.89%) VSAT
5 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Big Data
1 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.77%) HBase
1 2 (3.77%) MySQL
1 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
2 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.87%) JIRA
3 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
3 4 (7.55%) Selenium
4 2 (3.77%) Babel
4 2 (3.77%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.77%) Mocha
General
1 15 (28.30%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.32%) Marketing
3 4 (7.55%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) Architect
3 7 (13.21%) Android Developer
3 7 (13.21%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (7.55%) Test Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Designer
5 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (3.77%) Digital Architect
6 2 (3.77%) Digital Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.77%) IT Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Network Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) React Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Android Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) HTML
2 7 (13.21%) CSS
2 7 (13.21%) RESTful
2 7 (13.21%) Velocity
3 6 (11.32%) Node.js
4 5 (9.43%) Middleware
4 5 (9.43%) Nightwatchjs
4 5 (9.43%) React
5 4 (7.55%) HTML5
5 4 (7.55%) WebdriverIO
6 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.66%) LAMP
6 3 (5.66%) Swagger
6 3 (5.66%) XML
7 2 (3.77%) Kafka
7 2 (3.77%) Redux
7 2 (3.77%) Sass
7 2 (3.77%) Web Services
8 1 (1.89%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.89%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) Over-the-Top Content
2 15 (28.30%) STB
3 14 (26.42%) Video on Demand
4 11 (20.75%) Mobile App
5 8 (15.09%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (13.21%) Chromecast
6 7 (13.21%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
7 4 (7.55%) Digital TV
7 4 (7.55%) MPEG
7 4 (7.55%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (7.55%) Video\Live Streaming
8 3 (5.66%) Digital Signage
9 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (3.77%) Anti-Piracy
9 2 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
10 1 (1.89%) PlayStation
10 1 (1.89%) User Experience
10 1 (1.89%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Android
2 8 (15.09%) Linux
3 7 (13.21%) Unix
4 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.77%) Windows
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.64%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (22.64%) Test Automation
3 11 (20.75%) API Testing
3 11 (20.75%) Pair Programming
4 9 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (16.98%) OOP
4 9 (16.98%) Scrum
5 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
5 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
5 8 (15.09%) TDD
6 7 (13.21%) Android Development
6 7 (13.21%) BDD
6 7 (13.21%) Functional Testing
6 7 (13.21%) Kanban
7 5 (9.43%) DRM
8 4 (7.55%) Product Management
8 4 (7.55%) Project Management
8 4 (7.55%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
2 14 (26.42%) Java
3 7 (13.21%) Perl
3 7 (13.21%) Python
3 7 (13.21%) Ruby
4 4 (7.55%) PHP
5 2 (3.77%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.89%) C
6 1 (1.89%) C#
6 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) RHCE
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Ansible
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Huawei
2 4 (7.55%) Cisco
3 3 (5.66%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.77%) Roku
5 1 (1.89%) Broadcom
5 1 (1.89%) Meraki
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.89%) NetApp
5 1 (1.89%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.89%) Polycom
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.89%) Samsung
5 1 (1.89%) VMware