Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Media Streaming in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Media Streaming 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.

Media Streaming
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 881 853 866
Rank change year-on-year -28 +13 -41
Contract jobs citing Media Streaming 15 33 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.031% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.043% 0.095% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 26
UK median daily rate £488 £428 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.04% -0.87% +1.47%
10th Percentile £410 £301 £369
90th Percentile £560 £538 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £420 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
UK median hourly rate £19.75 - £45.00
10th Percentile £16.98 - £42.50
90th Percentile £23.13 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00

Media Streaming 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%

Media Streaming
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Media Streaming in the UK

Media Streaming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Media Streaming in the UK

Media Streaming
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Media Streaming over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Media Streaming in the UK

Media Streaming
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Media Streaming in the UK

Media Streaming
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 Media Streaming 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 -24 15 £488 +11.11%
London -23 11 £506 +6.58%
North of England +56 4 £420 -
UK excluding London +30 4 £420 -
Yorkshire +28 4 £420 +24.44%

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Media Streaming 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 Media Streaming.

1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
3 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (33.33%) BDD
4 5 (33.33%) Marketing
4 5 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) Internet
5 4 (26.67%) OOP
5 4 (26.67%) Kanban
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Android
5 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (26.67%) Android SDK
5 4 (26.67%) Android Development
5 4 (26.67%) RxJava
5 4 (26.67%) Over-the-Top Content
5 4 (26.67%) Kotlin
6 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (20.00%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (20.00%) MySQL
7 2 (13.33%) MOM
7 2 (13.33%) Sophos
7 2 (13.33%) HTTP
7 2 (13.33%) DNS
7 2 (13.33%) IIS
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) PHP
7 2 (13.33%) JMS

Media Streaming
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 2 (13.33%) CMS
1 2 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) nginx
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Pig
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
2 3 (20.00%) Wireless
3 2 (13.33%) AMQP
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) HTTP
3 2 (13.33%) Intranet
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (6.67%) Skype
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
1 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) HBase
2 1 (6.67%) HCatalog
2 1 (6.67%) Presto
2 1 (6.67%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Games
2 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Android Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Android Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Broadcast Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Product Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Product Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Communications Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum Master
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Android SDK
1 4 (26.67%) RxJava
2 2 (13.33%) JMS
2 2 (13.33%) Node.js
2 2 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (13.33%) REST
2 2 (13.33%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Avro
3 1 (6.67%) Flash
3 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (26.67%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) User Experience
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (6.67%) PMI
4 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Android
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (26.67%) Android Development
4 4 (26.67%) Kanban
4 4 (26.67%) OOP
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Data Privacy
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (13.33%) Microservices
5 2 (13.33%) Open Source
5 2 (13.33%) Personalization
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) User Stories
6 1 (6.67%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) Kotlin
3 2 (13.33%) Go
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (6.67%) CCDE
3 1 (6.67%) CCDP
3 1 (6.67%) CCIE
3 1 (6.67%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (6.67%) CCIE Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.67%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Flume
2 1 (6.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (6.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HAProxy
1 2 (13.33%) MOM
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco CME
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (6.67%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Sophos
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft