Period
to 8 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video\Live Streaming in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Video\Live Streaming over the 6 months to 8 April 2020 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\Live Streaming
UK
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 584 750 797
Rank change year-on-year +166 +47 -4
Contract jobs citing Video\Live Streaming 98 127 82
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.13% 0.081%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.41% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 94 52
Median daily rate £475 £481 £476
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.30% +1.05% +12.06%
10th Percentile £410 £330 £314
90th Percentile £575 £592 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £345
% change year-on-year +9.09% +19.57% -18.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 7
Median hourly rate £38.25 £40.75 £41.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.13% -2.07% +93.53%
10th Percentile £14.77 £16.07 £32.60
90th Percentile £53.75 £53.75 £50.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.78 £42.06
% change year-on-year - -71.99% -

Video\Live 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 19,473 30,798 33,055
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.93% 31.77% 32.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,076 20,006 21,698
Median daily rate £471 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.79% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £231 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 951 999 1,021
Median hourly rate £26.44 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.90% -2.33% +9.36%
10th Percentile £12.98 £11.85 £11.61
90th Percentile £53.00 £50.00 £50.67
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +16.67%

Video\Live Streaming
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Video\Live Streaming as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Video\Live Streaming in the UK

Video\Live Streaming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Video\Live Streaming.

Daily rate trend for Video\Live Streaming in the UK

Video\Live Streaming
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Video\Live Streaming over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Video\Live Streaming in the UK

Video\Live Streaming
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Video\Live Streaming.

Hourly rate trend for Video\Live Streaming in the UK

Video\Live Streaming
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Video\Live Streaming over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Video\Live Streaming in the UK

Video\Live Streaming
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Video\Live Streaming within the UK over the 6 months to 8 April 2020. 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 +160 96 £475 -2.56% 26
London +91 65 £480 -4.00% 13
UK excluding London +154 33 £450 +9.09% 13
East of England +61 26 £450 -
South East +109 2 - - 5
South West +31 2 £500 +21.21% 1
Midlands +62 1 - - 4
West Midlands +60 1 - - 4
Work from Home +7 1 £480 +12.94% 6
Scotland - 1 £375 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £333 -

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Video\Live Streaming 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 Video\Live Streaming.

1 31 (31.63%) Software Architecture
2 29 (29.59%) WAN
2 29 (29.59%) Ethernet
2 29 (29.59%) Broadband
2 29 (29.59%) LAN
2 29 (29.59%) Wi-Fi
2 29 (29.59%) Service Delivery
3 27 (27.55%) VDSL
3 27 (27.55%) ADSL
3 27 (27.55%) GPON
3 27 (27.55%) Technical Leadership
4 24 (24.49%) Linux
5 20 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (18.37%) Embedded Linux
6 18 (18.37%) Video on Demand
7 17 (17.35%) Azure
8 16 (16.33%) 802.1X
8 16 (16.33%) Wireless
8 16 (16.33%) Device Driver
8 16 (16.33%) WLAN
8 16 (16.33%) 802.11
9 15 (15.31%) JavaScript
10 13 (13.27%) Migration
10 13 (13.27%) Degree
11 12 (12.24%) Computer Science
11 12 (12.24%) Software Engineering
11 12 (12.24%) Over-the-Top Content
12 10 (10.20%) BrightScript
12 10 (10.20%) Roku
12 10 (10.20%) IPTV

Video\Live 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 6 (6.12%) CMS
2 4 (4.08%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.02%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.04%) InVision
3 1 (1.02%) InDesign
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.02%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.35%) Azure
2 7 (7.14%) AWS
3 6 (6.12%) Serverless
4 4 (4.08%) Azure Functions
4 4 (4.08%) Office 365
5 3 (3.06%) GitHub
6 2 (2.04%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.04%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (1.02%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (1.02%) AWS Fargate
7 1 (1.02%) Dropbox
7 1 (1.02%) G Suite
7 1 (1.02%) GCP
7 1 (1.02%) Google Drive
7 1 (1.02%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 29 (29.59%) Broadband
1 29 (29.59%) Ethernet
1 29 (29.59%) LAN
1 29 (29.59%) WAN
1 29 (29.59%) Wi-Fi
2 27 (27.55%) ADSL
2 27 (27.55%) GPON
2 27 (27.55%) VDSL
3 16 (16.33%) 802.11
3 16 (16.33%) Wireless
3 16 (16.33%) WLAN
4 4 (4.08%) PBX
4 4 (4.08%) Skype
5 3 (3.06%) DVB
5 3 (3.06%) Internet
5 3 (3.06%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.04%) PPP
6 2 (2.04%) xDSL
7 1 (1.02%) FTP
7 1 (1.02%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.04%) MySQL
1 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
1 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.02%) BigQuery
2 1 (1.02%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.04%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.04%) JIRA
3 2 (2.04%) Redmine
4 1 (1.02%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.02%) Xcode
General
1 4 (4.08%) Finance
1 4 (4.08%) Front Office
2 3 (3.06%) Electronics
2 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.02%) Legal
3 1 (1.02%) Marketing
3 1 (1.02%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 31 (31.63%) Developer
2 26 (26.53%) Technical Leader
3 9 (9.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (6.12%) Architect
5 5 (5.10%) Analyst
5 5 (5.10%) Senior Developer
5 5 (5.10%) Software Architect
5 5 (5.10%) Software Engineer
6 4 (4.08%) Applications Developer
6 4 (4.08%) C# Application Developer
6 4 (4.08%) C# Developer
6 4 (4.08%) Designer
6 4 (4.08%) iOS Developer
6 4 (4.08%) Senior Applications Developer
6 4 (4.08%) Senior C# Application Developer
6 4 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (4.08%) Senior Designer
6 4 (4.08%) Senior UX Designer
6 4 (4.08%) UX Designer
7 3 (3.06%) DTV Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.33%) 802.1X
2 8 (8.16%) .NET
2 8 (8.16%) JSON
3 6 (6.12%) Flash
3 6 (6.12%) RESTful
4 5 (5.10%) Node.js
4 5 (5.10%) REST
5 4 (4.08%) CSS
5 4 (4.08%) HTML
6 3 (3.06%) Kafka
6 3 (3.06%) RxCocoa
6 3 (3.06%) RxSwift
7 2 (2.04%) .NET Core
7 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.04%) React
7 2 (2.04%) Spring
7 2 (2.04%) Velocity
7 2 (2.04%) Web Services
7 2 (2.04%) XML
8 1 (1.02%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.37%) Video on Demand
2 16 (16.33%) Device Driver
3 12 (12.24%) Over-the-Top Content
4 10 (10.20%) IPTV
5 6 (6.12%) STB
5 6 (6.12%) User Experience
6 5 (5.10%) Digital Media
6 5 (5.10%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (5.10%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (3.06%) Algorithms
8 3 (3.06%) Cloud Native
8 3 (3.06%) Data Structures
8 3 (3.06%) Digital TV
8 3 (3.06%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (3.06%) Interactive TV
9 2 (2.04%) Anti-Piracy
9 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.04%) Public Cloud
9 2 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.49%) Linux
2 18 (18.37%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (4.08%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.08%) Windows
4 2 (2.04%) Android
5 1 (1.02%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.02%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.63%) Software Architecture
2 29 (29.59%) Service Delivery
3 27 (27.55%) Technical Leadership
4 20 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (13.27%) Migration
6 12 (12.24%) Computer Science
6 12 (12.24%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.16%) DevOps
7 8 (8.16%) TDD
8 7 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (7.14%) Kanban
8 7 (7.14%) Microservices
8 7 (7.14%) Scrum
9 6 (6.12%) Change Management
9 6 (6.12%) Workflow
10 5 (5.10%) BDD
10 5 (5.10%) Decision-Making
10 5 (5.10%) ITIL
10 5 (5.10%) Release Management
10 5 (5.10%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.31%) JavaScript
2 10 (10.20%) BrightScript
3 7 (7.14%) TypeScript
4 6 (6.12%) ActionScript
4 6 (6.12%) C#
5 5 (5.10%) Java
5 5 (5.10%) SQL
6 4 (4.08%) Apple Swift
6 4 (4.08%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.06%) C++
7 3 (3.06%) Kotlin
7 3 (3.06%) Python
8 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.04%) F#
9 1 (1.02%) ES6
9 1 (1.02%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (13.27%) Degree
2 5 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.06%) PhD
4 1 (1.02%) CCNA
4 1 (1.02%) CCNP
4 1 (1.02%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.06%) Docker
2 2 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.04%) systemd
Vendors
1 10 (10.20%) Roku
2 7 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.12%) Google
4 5 (5.10%) Cisco
4 5 (5.10%) ServiceNow
5 4 (4.08%) Avaya
5 4 (4.08%) Polycom
6 1 (1.02%) Adobe
6 1 (1.02%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.02%) F5
6 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds