Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 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.

Video\Live Streaming
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 791 767 732
Rank change year-on-year -24 -35 +37
Contract jobs citing Video\Live Streaming 77 85 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.088% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.27% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 70 108
UK median daily rate £463 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +25.00% +3.23%
10th Percentile £336 £353 £313
90th Percentile £583 £575 £569
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £410 £338
% change year-on-year -23.78% +21.48% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
UK median hourly rate £40.96 £22.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.17% -42.11% +31.03%
10th Percentile £39.76 £21.00 £13.90
90th Percentile £48.01 £23.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.61 - £45.00

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 33,695 31,426 34,995
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.51% 32.70% 32.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,566 20,508 22,333
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £254 £238
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year +1.78% +3.42% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 968 1,106 1,415
UK median hourly rate £21.70 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.85% +2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.33 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.65 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.01 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.05% - +14.29%

Video\Live Streaming
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Video\Live Streaming in the UK

Video\Live Streaming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Video\Live Streaming in the UK

Video\Live Streaming
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video\Live Streaming over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Video\Live Streaming in the UK

Video\Live Streaming
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Video\Live Streaming in the UK

Video\Live Streaming
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 Video\Live Streaming within the UK over the 6 months to 23 January 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 -26 75 £463 -7.50% 51
London -36 61 £488 -7.14% 30
UK excluding London +5 14 £313 -23.78% 22
South East -17 11 £273 -48.83% 4
North of England +48 2 £450 +7.14% 4
Yorkshire - 2 £450 - 1
Midlands - 1 £350 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £350 -

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (48.05%) Video on Demand
3 33 (42.86%) TDD
4 28 (36.36%) Scrum
4 28 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 26 (33.77%) BDD
6 25 (32.47%) Web Services
7 24 (31.17%) Degree
7 24 (31.17%) RESTful
7 24 (31.17%) User Stories
8 23 (29.87%) Cucumber
8 23 (29.87%) XML
9 22 (28.57%) HTML
9 22 (28.57%) CSS
9 22 (28.57%) JSON
9 22 (28.57%) Kanban
9 22 (28.57%) Mobile App
10 21 (27.27%) HTML5
11 20 (25.97%) Scrum-ban
11 20 (25.97%) ATDD
11 20 (25.97%) CSS3
12 17 (22.08%) React
12 17 (22.08%) Git (software)
12 17 (22.08%) Velocity
13 16 (20.78%) AngularJS
14 15 (19.48%) Release Management
14 15 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (19.48%) Acceptance Criteria
15 14 (18.18%) JIRA
15 14 (18.18%) Functional Testing

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 11 (14.29%) Confluence
2 2 (2.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (2.60%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.30%) Apache
3 1 (1.30%) CMS
3 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.99%) npm
2 5 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.60%) BrowserStack
4 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.30%) Firebase
4 1 (1.30%) GitHub
4 1 (1.30%) Linode
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.30%) Office 365
4 1 (1.30%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.30%) PaaS
4 1 (1.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) BGP
1 3 (3.90%) OSPF
1 3 (3.90%) RIP
1 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.30%) DNS
2 1 (1.30%) DOCSIS
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) RTP
2 1 (1.30%) SNMP
2 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.30%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.30%) Big Data
3 1 (1.30%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (1.30%) Impala
3 1 (1.30%) MySQL
3 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (29.87%) Cucumber
2 17 (22.08%) Git (software)
3 14 (18.18%) JIRA
4 13 (16.88%) Jenkins
4 13 (16.88%) Subversion
5 11 (14.29%) Appium
6 10 (12.99%) Calabash
6 10 (12.99%) Grunt
6 10 (12.99%) gulp
7 9 (11.69%) webpack
7 9 (11.69%) Xcode
8 3 (3.90%) Bugzilla
9 2 (2.60%) git-flow
9 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.30%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.30%) GitLab
10 1 (1.30%) Maven
10 1 (1.30%) Mockito
10 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.30%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (9.09%) Games
2 3 (3.90%) Electronics
3 1 (1.30%) Advertising
3 1 (1.30%) Finance
3 1 (1.30%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (58.44%) Developer
2 11 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
2 11 (14.29%) React Developer
3 10 (12.99%) Senior Developer
4 9 (11.69%) Developer in Test
5 8 (10.39%) Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) iOS Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Tester
7 4 (5.19%) Audio Visual Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Release Manager
7 4 (5.19%) Ruby Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) C++ Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (3.90%) Senior React Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Android Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Java Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.47%) Web Services
2 24 (31.17%) RESTful
3 23 (29.87%) XML
4 22 (28.57%) CSS
4 22 (28.57%) HTML
4 22 (28.57%) JSON
5 21 (27.27%) HTML5
6 20 (25.97%) CSS3
7 17 (22.08%) React
7 17 (22.08%) Velocity
8 16 (20.78%) AngularJS
9 13 (16.88%) Node.js
10 11 (14.29%) Gherkin
11 7 (9.09%) jQuery
12 4 (5.19%) MEAN Stack
12 4 (5.19%) Redux
13 3 (3.90%) .NET
13 3 (3.90%) REST
13 3 (3.90%) Silverlight
13 3 (3.90%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 37 (48.05%) Video on Demand
2 22 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 9 (11.69%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (11.69%) Over-the-Top Content
4 6 (7.79%) User Experience
5 5 (6.49%) STB
6 4 (5.19%) Digital Signage
6 4 (5.19%) MPEG
7 3 (3.90%) Digital TV
8 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (2.60%) PlayStation
9 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.30%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.30%) IPTV
9 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Unix
2 10 (12.99%) Apple iOS
3 9 (11.69%) Android
3 9 (11.69%) Linux
4 6 (7.79%) Windows
5 1 (1.30%) CentOS
5 1 (1.30%) Debian
5 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (42.86%) TDD
3 28 (36.36%) Scrum
4 26 (33.77%) BDD
5 24 (31.17%) User Stories
6 22 (28.57%) Kanban
7 20 (25.97%) ATDD
7 20 (25.97%) Scrum-ban
8 15 (19.48%) Acceptance Criteria
8 15 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (19.48%) Release Management
9 14 (18.18%) Functional Testing
9 14 (18.18%) Test Automation
10 13 (16.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (15.58%) Exploratory Testing
11 12 (15.58%) High Availability
11 12 (15.58%) Open Source
11 12 (15.58%) SOA
12 11 (14.29%) DevOps
12 11 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 13 (16.88%) Apple Swift
3 11 (14.29%) Java
3 11 (14.29%) Ruby
4 10 (12.99%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.79%) Python
6 5 (6.49%) C++
7 4 (5.19%) C#
7 4 (5.19%) Objective-C
7 4 (5.19%) PHP
7 4 (5.19%) SQL
8 2 (2.60%) ES6
8 2 (2.60%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.30%) C
9 1 (1.30%) Perl
9 1 (1.30%) Scala
9 1 (1.30%) Tcl
9 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (31.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.99%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Docker
2 1 (1.30%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Ansible
1 2 (2.60%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.30%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.30%) Grafana
2 1 (1.30%) Kibana
2 1 (1.30%) logstash
2 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (11.69%) Cisco
1 9 (11.69%) Xamarin
2 5 (6.49%) Adobe
3 4 (5.19%) MuleSoft
3 4 (5.19%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.90%) Apple
4 3 (3.90%) Tektronix
5 2 (2.60%) Polycom
5 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.60%) Sony
6 1 (1.30%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.30%) Splunk