Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 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
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 768 803 786
Rank change year-on-year +35 -17 -31
Contract jobs citing Video\Live Streaming 120 75 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.075% 0.088%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 56 68
UK median daily rate £503 £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.65% -7.50% +25.00%
10th Percentile £313 £352 £349
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £410
% change year-on-year +14.29% -14.63% +26.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
UK median hourly rate £29.64 £40.96 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.63% +86.17% -48.24%
10th Percentile £11.17 £39.76 £21.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.01 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.78 £41.61 -
% change year-on-year -71.69% - -

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 32,933 33,278 31,594
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.12% 33.47% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,662 22,255 20,539
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £280 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 998 962 1,111
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £20.92 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.02% +4.61% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.35 £11.32
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -1.26%

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 15 January 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video\Live Streaming over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Contractor 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 15 January 2019. 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 +43 117 £505 +9.19% 68
London +52 103 £525 +9.09% 55
UK excluding London -40 17 £400 +14.29% 16
Midlands -1 5 £375 +7.14% 1
West Midlands -19 5 £375 +7.14%
South West - 5 £400 - 3
Wales - 3 £406 -
East of England - 2 - - 2
Yorkshire -8 1 £300 -33.33% 1
South East -12 1 £575 +109.09% 4
North of England -18 1 £300 -33.33% 3

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 61 (50.83%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (42.50%) JavaScript
3 44 (36.67%) Video on Demand
4 41 (34.17%) TDD
5 39 (32.50%) Linux
6 37 (30.83%) Over-the-Top Content
7 36 (30.00%) User Experience
8 28 (23.33%) Node.js
9 27 (22.50%) CSS
10 26 (21.67%) React
11 25 (20.83%) BDD
11 25 (20.83%) Git (software)
11 25 (20.83%) Software Engineering
12 24 (20.00%) JIRA
12 24 (20.00%) CircleCI
13 22 (18.33%) Acceptance Criteria
14 21 (17.50%) QA
14 21 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (17.50%) Unix
15 20 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (15.83%) Python
17 18 (15.00%) HTML
18 17 (14.17%) HTML5
18 17 (14.17%) User Stories
19 16 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
19 16 (13.33%) Apple iOS
20 15 (12.50%) Mocha
20 15 (12.50%) Kanban
20 15 (12.50%) Java
20 15 (12.50%) OO

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 (9.17%) Confluence
2 2 (1.67%) CMS
2 2 (1.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (1.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.83%) Apache
3 1 (0.83%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (4.17%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 8 (6.67%) BrowserStack
4 3 (2.50%) Akamai
4 3 (2.50%) GitHub
4 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.50%) Slack
5 2 (1.67%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.67%) Sauce Labs
5 2 (1.67%) Trello
6 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.83%) npm
6 1 (0.83%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.00%) VoIP
2 5 (4.17%) Firewall
3 4 (3.33%) DVB
4 3 (2.50%) MPLS
4 3 (2.50%) SSL
4 3 (2.50%) VLAN
4 3 (2.50%) VPN
4 3 (2.50%) WAN
5 2 (1.67%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.67%) H.323
5 2 (1.67%) HTTP
5 2 (1.67%) Skype
5 2 (1.67%) Telepresence
5 2 (1.67%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.67%) Wireless
6 1 (0.83%) 2G
6 1 (0.83%) 3G
6 1 (0.83%) Internet
6 1 (0.83%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.50%) Big Data
1 3 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (2.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (1.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.67%) Power BI
2 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.67%) Star Schema
3 1 (0.83%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 25 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 24 (20.00%) CircleCI
2 24 (20.00%) JIRA
3 15 (12.50%) Mocha
4 9 (7.50%) Appium
4 9 (7.50%) Selenium
5 6 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.00%) Jasmine
5 6 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.00%) Subversion
6 4 (3.33%) CocoaPods
6 4 (3.33%) fastlane
6 4 (3.33%) Travis CI
7 2 (1.67%) Grunt
7 2 (1.67%) JUnit
7 2 (1.67%) Mockito
8 1 (0.83%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (5.00%) Games
2 4 (3.33%) Electronics
3 3 (2.50%) Advertising
3 3 (2.50%) Banking
3 3 (2.50%) Finance
3 3 (2.50%) Marketing
3 3 (2.50%) Publishing
3 3 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.67%) Front Office
4 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Digital Economy
5 1 (0.83%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 51 (42.50%) Developer
2 14 (11.67%) React Developer
3 13 (10.83%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (7.50%) Software Engineer
5 8 (6.67%) Agile Developer
5 8 (6.67%) Analyst
5 8 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (5.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (5.83%) iOS Developer
6 7 (5.83%) JavaScript Engineer
7 6 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.17%) Developer in Test
8 5 (4.17%) Video On Demand Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Architect
9 4 (3.33%) Broadcast Engineer
9 4 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Senior iOS Developer
10 3 (2.50%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (23.33%) Node.js
2 27 (22.50%) CSS
3 26 (21.67%) React
4 18 (15.00%) HTML
5 17 (14.17%) HTML5
6 15 (12.50%) Jest
7 11 (9.17%) CSS3
8 10 (8.33%) Sass
9 9 (7.50%) Redux
9 9 (7.50%) RESTful
9 9 (7.50%) RxSwift
10 8 (6.67%) LESS
10 8 (6.67%) REST
10 8 (6.67%) RxCocoa
11 7 (5.83%) Web Services
12 6 (5.00%) JSON
12 6 (5.00%) XML
13 5 (4.17%) SOAP
14 4 (3.33%) iOS SDK
14 4 (3.33%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 44 (36.67%) Video on Demand
2 37 (30.83%) Over-the-Top Content
3 36 (30.00%) User Experience
4 20 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
6 8 (6.67%) Fat Client
6 8 (6.67%) Mobile App
6 8 (6.67%) Smartcard
6 8 (6.67%) Thin Client
7 7 (5.83%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (5.83%) IPTV
8 6 (5.00%) Digital TV
9 5 (4.17%) Apple TV
9 5 (4.17%) Management Information System
9 5 (4.17%) Media Streaming
9 5 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (3.33%) iPad
10 4 (3.33%) iPhone
10 4 (3.33%) STB
11 3 (2.50%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 39 (32.50%) Linux
2 21 (17.50%) Unix
3 16 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 10 (8.33%) Android
5 8 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.17%) Windows
7 4 (3.33%) tvOS
8 3 (2.50%) Android TV
9 2 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.83%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (50.83%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (34.17%) TDD
3 25 (20.83%) BDD
3 25 (20.83%) Software Engineering
4 22 (18.33%) Acceptance Criteria
5 21 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (14.17%) User Stories
7 15 (12.50%) Front End Development
7 15 (12.50%) Kanban
7 15 (12.50%) OO
7 15 (12.50%) Pair Programming
8 11 (9.17%) Test Automation
9 10 (8.33%) DevOps
9 10 (8.33%) iOS Development
10 9 (7.50%) Mobile Development
10 9 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (7.50%) Scrum
10 9 (7.50%) Time Management
11 8 (6.67%) Configuration Management
11 8 (6.67%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 51 (42.50%) JavaScript
2 19 (15.83%) Python
3 15 (12.50%) Java
4 13 (10.83%) Bash Shell
5 9 (7.50%) Apple Swift
6 8 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 7 (5.83%) C++
7 7 (5.83%) Objective-C
8 6 (5.00%) C
8 6 (5.00%) ES6
9 4 (3.33%) Go
9 4 (3.33%) PHP
10 3 (2.50%) Ruby
10 3 (2.50%) SQL
11 2 (1.67%) C#
11 2 (1.67%) Kotlin
11 2 (1.67%) Scala
12 1 (0.83%) ES7
12 1 (0.83%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 10 (8.33%) Degree
2 5 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.50%) CCDP
4 3 (2.50%) CCNP
4 3 (2.50%) ISEB
4 3 (2.50%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.67%) CCNA
5 2 (1.67%) PhD
5 2 (1.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.50%) QA
System Software
1 12 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (0.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (11.67%) Terraform
2 8 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (6.67%) Puppet
2 8 (6.67%) systemd
3 2 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (9.17%) Splunk
2 8 (6.67%) Citrix
3 5 (4.17%) Apple
3 5 (4.17%) Cisco
3 5 (4.17%) Google
4 3 (2.50%) Brightcove
5 2 (1.67%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.67%) Oracle
5 2 (1.67%) Polycom
6 1 (0.83%) Aruba
6 1 (0.83%) Brocade
6 1 (0.83%) F5
6 1 (0.83%) Infoblox
6 1 (0.83%) Netezza
6 1 (0.83%) Omniture
6 1 (0.83%) SAP
6 1 (0.83%) Sony
6 1 (0.83%) Sybase
6 1 (0.83%) Zend