The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Streaming Video in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Streaming Video over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Video Streaming
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 567 624 587
Rank change year-on-year +57 -37  
Contract jobs citing Streaming Video 20 28 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.053% 0.087%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.16% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 39
Median daily rate £500 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £237 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £498 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £400 £310
% change year-on-year -22.50% +29.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £26.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.84% -35.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00

Streaming Video is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 15365 17649 17726
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 33.20% 33.26% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9982 11571 11114
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 579 649
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £12.50 £12.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.39 £46.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

Streaming Video
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Streaming Video as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Streaming Video in the UK

Streaming Video
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Streaming Video in the UK

Streaming Video
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Streaming Video over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Streaming Video in the UK

Streaming Video
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Streaming Video in the UK

Streaming Video
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Streaming Video within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +39 20 £500 +25.00% 16
London +7 16 £518 +25.45% 9
West Midlands +25 3 £310 -22.50% 2
Birmingham +17 3 £310 -22.50% 2
North West - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Streaming Video 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 Streaming Video.

1 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.73%) HTML
3 10 (22.73%) Apple iOS
4 9 (20.45%) Node.js
4 9 (20.45%) HTML5
4 9 (20.45%) Android
5 8 (18.18%) TDD
5 8 (18.18%) CSS
5 8 (18.18%) Windows
5 8 (18.18%) Scrum
6 7 (15.91%) Linux
6 7 (15.91%) Flash
6 7 (15.91%) HTTP
6 7 (15.91%) IPTV
6 7 (15.91%) Multicast
7 6 (13.64%) GStreamer
7 6 (13.64%) REST
7 6 (13.64%) RTSP
7 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.64%) Marketing
7 6 (13.64%) MPEG
7 6 (13.64%) Java
7 6 (13.64%) DRM
8 5 (11.36%) Project Management
8 5 (11.36%) BBC
8 5 (11.36%) Finance
8 5 (11.36%) Adobe
8 5 (11.36%) IIS
8 5 (11.36%) Quicktime

Streaming Video
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 5 (11.36%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Quicktime
2 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.55%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) HTTP
1 7 (15.91%) Multicast
2 6 (13.64%) RTSP
3 3 (6.82%) Wireless
4 2 (4.55%) BIG-IP
4 2 (4.55%) DHCP
4 2 (4.55%) DNS
4 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.55%) IPv6
4 2 (4.55%) VoIP
5 1 (2.27%) Firewall
5 1 (2.27%) Internet
5 1 (2.27%) OSPF
5 1 (2.27%) RTP
5 1 (2.27%) SNMP
5 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Grunt
1 4 (9.09%) gulp
2 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.55%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.27%) Flex Builder
4 1 (2.27%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.27%) Xcode
General
1 6 (13.64%) Marketing
2 5 (11.36%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Games
4 2 (4.55%) Advertising
4 2 (4.55%) Electronics
4 2 (4.55%) Italian Language
4 2 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.27%) Dutch Language
5 1 (2.27%) French Language
5 1 (2.27%) German Language
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Developer
2 5 (11.36%) Designer
2 5 (11.36%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (9.09%) iOS Developer
3 4 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
3 4 (9.09%) UI Designer
4 3 (6.82%) Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Network Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Content Editor
5 2 (4.55%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (4.55%) Senior iOS Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Support Technician
5 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Web Content Editor
5 2 (4.55%) Web Editor
5 2 (4.55%) Web Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) HTML
2 9 (20.45%) HTML5
2 9 (20.45%) Node.js
3 8 (18.18%) CSS
4 7 (15.91%) Flash
5 6 (13.64%) GStreamer
5 6 (13.64%) REST
6 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 4 (9.09%) CSS3
6 4 (9.09%) RESTful
7 3 (6.82%) Spring
8 2 (4.55%) Android SDK
8 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.55%) iOS SDK
8 2 (4.55%) PhoneGap
8 2 (4.55%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (4.55%) Web Services
9 1 (2.27%) Corona SDK
9 1 (2.27%) FFmpeg
9 1 (2.27%) RAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) IPTV
2 6 (13.64%) MPEG
3 5 (11.36%) BBC
3 5 (11.36%) Over-the-Top Content
4 4 (9.09%) Video on Demand
5 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.55%) Social Media
6 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.27%) Animation
6 1 (2.27%) Digital TV
6 1 (2.27%) Life Science
6 1 (2.27%) PlayStation
6 1 (2.27%) RIA
6 1 (2.27%) STB
6 1 (2.27%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Apple iOS
2 9 (20.45%) Android
3 8 (18.18%) Windows
4 7 (15.91%) Linux
5 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (18.18%) Scrum
2 8 (18.18%) TDD
3 6 (13.64%) DRM
3 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 5 (11.36%) Front End Development
4 5 (11.36%) iOS Development
4 5 (11.36%) Project Management
4 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
5 4 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 3 (6.82%) Analytics
6 3 (6.82%) BDD
7 2 (4.55%) Android Development
7 2 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (4.55%) Network Design
7 2 (4.55%) SEO
7 2 (4.55%) Use Case
8 1 (2.27%) Biometrics
8 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.27%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 6 (13.64%) Java
3 4 (9.09%) Apple Swift
3 4 (9.09%) Objective-C
4 2 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) C
5 1 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) ISEB
2 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
1 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Adobe
2 3 (6.82%) Google
3 2 (4.55%) Apple
3 2 (4.55%) Aruba
3 2 (4.55%) Brocade
3 2 (4.55%) F5
3 2 (4.55%) Infoblox
3 2 (4.55%) Meru Networks
3 2 (4.55%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.27%) Appcelerator
4 1 (2.27%) Brightcove
4 1 (2.27%) Huawei
4 1 (2.27%) Kony
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) NETGEAR
4 1 (2.27%) Sencha
London
Piksel
Rate: Highly Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
York
Piksel
Rate: Highly Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago