Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 767 785 815
Rank change year-on-year +18 +30 -53
Contract jobs citing Video\Live Streaming 123 99 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.097% 0.087%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.28% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 63 70
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -2.56% +21.88%
10th Percentile £313 £375 £298
90th Percentile £600 £548 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £394
% change year-on-year +14.29% -11.11% +22.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 1
UK median hourly rate £29.64 £40.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.90% +81.82% -45.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £17.34 £21.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £43.44 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.78 £40.96 -
% change year-on-year -71.24% - -

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 35,298 35,188 35,794
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.03% 34.44% 34.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,243 23,264 23,373
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.04%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,080 1,071 1,226
UK median hourly rate £21.63 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.15% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.63
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £20.67
% change year-on-year +1.23% -3.22% +11.70%

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 13 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video\Live Streaming over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

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 13 November 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 +22 116 £525 +10.53% 70
London +28 96 £525 +7.69% 57
UK excluding London -17 27 £400 +14.29% 17
South East -16 7 £463 +48.00% 2
South West - 7 £401 - 3
Wales - 7 £400 -
Midlands -19 3 £375 +11.11% 3
West Midlands -26 3 £375 +11.11% 1
East of England - 2 - - 4
North West -6 1 - - 1
North of England -24 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 60 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (39.02%) Video on Demand
3 44 (35.77%) TDD
4 42 (34.15%) JavaScript
5 37 (30.08%) Linux
6 36 (29.27%) Over-the-Top Content
7 30 (24.39%) User Experience
7 30 (24.39%) BDD
7 30 (24.39%) Git (software)
8 28 (22.76%) Node.js
9 27 (21.95%) CSS
10 24 (19.51%) CircleCI
10 24 (19.51%) Acceptance Criteria
11 23 (18.70%) React
11 23 (18.70%) Software Engineering
12 22 (17.89%) QA
13 21 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (15.45%) Apple iOS
16 18 (14.63%) JIRA
16 18 (14.63%) Pair Programming
17 17 (13.82%) Unix
17 17 (13.82%) User Stories
18 16 (13.01%) OO
18 16 (13.01%) HTML
18 16 (13.01%) Java
19 15 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
20 14 (11.38%) Kanban
20 14 (11.38%) iOS Development
20 14 (11.38%) Terraform

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 10 (8.13%) Confluence
2 6 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.88%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.63%) Apache
3 2 (1.63%) CMS
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.81%) Moodle
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (4.07%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.81%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (4.07%) BrowserStack
4 4 (3.25%) GitHub
5 2 (1.63%) npm
5 2 (1.63%) Serverless
5 2 (1.63%) Trello
6 1 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.81%) Office 365
6 1 (0.81%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.81%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.13%) VoIP
2 7 (5.69%) Skype
3 6 (4.88%) Firewall
3 6 (4.88%) Telepresence
3 6 (4.88%) Unified Communications
4 5 (4.07%) DVB
5 4 (3.25%) IP Telephony
6 3 (2.44%) H.323
6 3 (2.44%) MPLS
6 3 (2.44%) VLAN
6 3 (2.44%) VPN
6 3 (2.44%) WAN
7 2 (1.63%) Bluetooth
7 2 (1.63%) HTTP
7 2 (1.63%) Internet
7 2 (1.63%) RTMP
7 2 (1.63%) RTSP
7 2 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.63%) Wireless
8 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.25%) MySQL
1 4 (3.25%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.44%) Big Data
2 3 (2.44%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.81%) Data Lake
3 1 (0.81%) HBase
3 1 (0.81%) Impala
3 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (24.39%) Git (software)
2 24 (19.51%) CircleCI
3 18 (14.63%) JIRA
4 13 (10.57%) Mocha
5 8 (6.50%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.69%) Cucumber
6 7 (5.69%) Selenium
6 7 (5.69%) Subversion
7 6 (4.88%) Appium
7 6 (4.88%) Jasmine
8 5 (4.07%) CocoaPods
8 5 (4.07%) fastlane
8 5 (4.07%) Travis CI
9 3 (2.44%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.63%) Grunt
10 2 (1.63%) JUnit
10 2 (1.63%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.63%) Mockito
10 2 (1.63%) webpack
11 1 (0.81%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 9 (7.32%) Games
2 4 (3.25%) Finance
2 4 (3.25%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.44%) Advertising
3 3 (2.44%) Banking
3 3 (2.44%) Marketing
3 3 (2.44%) Publishing
4 2 (1.63%) Electronics
4 2 (1.63%) Front Office
4 2 (1.63%) Military
5 1 (0.81%) Digital Economy
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 53 (43.09%) Developer
2 14 (11.38%) React Developer
3 11 (8.94%) iOS Developer
3 11 (8.94%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (8.13%) Analyst
5 8 (6.50%) Agile Developer
5 8 (6.50%) Senior Developer
6 7 (5.69%) Software Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.88%) Senior iOS Developer
8 5 (4.07%) JavaScript Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Video On Demand Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Architect
9 4 (3.25%) Broadcast Engineer
9 4 (3.25%) Developer in Test
9 4 (3.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (3.25%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Unified Communications Engineer
10 3 (2.44%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.76%) Node.js
2 27 (21.95%) CSS
3 23 (18.70%) React
4 16 (13.01%) HTML
5 13 (10.57%) HTML5
5 13 (10.57%) Jest
6 11 (8.94%) RESTful
7 10 (8.13%) RxCocoa
7 10 (8.13%) RxSwift
7 10 (8.13%) Sass
8 9 (7.32%) Redux
8 9 (7.32%) XML
9 8 (6.50%) CSS3
9 8 (6.50%) LESS
9 8 (6.50%) Web Services
10 7 (5.69%) JSON
10 7 (5.69%) REST
11 5 (4.07%) iOS SDK
11 5 (4.07%) LAMP
11 5 (4.07%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 48 (39.02%) Video on Demand
2 36 (29.27%) Over-the-Top Content
3 30 (24.39%) User Experience
4 20 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (10.57%) Linux Command Line
6 10 (8.13%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (6.50%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (6.50%) Mobile App
8 7 (5.69%) IPTV
8 7 (5.69%) STB
9 6 (4.88%) Apple TV
9 6 (4.88%) Media Streaming
10 5 (4.07%) Fat Client
10 5 (4.07%) iPad
10 5 (4.07%) iPhone
10 5 (4.07%) Management Information System
10 5 (4.07%) Smartcard
10 5 (4.07%) Thin Client
11 4 (3.25%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (2.44%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 37 (30.08%) Linux
2 19 (15.45%) Apple iOS
3 17 (13.82%) Unix
4 12 (9.76%) Android
5 8 (6.50%) Windows
6 6 (4.88%) tvOS
7 5 (4.07%) Windows Server
8 4 (3.25%) Android TV
9 3 (2.44%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.63%) Debian
11 1 (0.81%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (35.77%) TDD
3 30 (24.39%) BDD
4 24 (19.51%) Acceptance Criteria
5 23 (18.70%) Software Engineering
6 21 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (14.63%) Pair Programming
8 17 (13.82%) User Stories
9 16 (13.01%) OO
10 14 (11.38%) iOS Development
10 14 (11.38%) Kanban
11 10 (8.13%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (8.13%) Test Automation
12 9 (7.32%) DevOps
12 9 (7.32%) Mobile Development
12 9 (7.32%) Scrum
12 9 (7.32%) Time Management
13 8 (6.50%) Front End Development
13 8 (6.50%) OOP
14 7 (5.69%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 42 (34.15%) JavaScript
2 16 (13.01%) Java
3 13 (10.57%) Python
4 12 (9.76%) Apple Swift
4 12 (9.76%) Bash Shell
5 8 (6.50%) Objective-C
6 6 (4.88%) C
6 6 (4.88%) PHP
7 5 (4.07%) ES6
7 5 (4.07%) Go
7 5 (4.07%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.25%) C++
8 4 (3.25%) Ruby
9 3 (2.44%) Scala
10 2 (1.63%) C#
10 2 (1.63%) Java 8
10 2 (1.63%) Kotlin
10 2 (1.63%) SQL
11 1 (0.81%) ES7
11 1 (0.81%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (7.32%) Degree
2 8 (6.50%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.69%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.44%) CCDP
5 3 (2.44%) CCNA
5 3 (2.44%) CCNP
5 3 (2.44%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.81%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (17.89%) QA
System Software
1 13 (10.57%) Docker
2 2 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.81%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (11.38%) Terraform
2 6 (4.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (4.88%) Puppet
3 5 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.07%) systemd
4 1 (0.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (7.32%) Apple
1 9 (7.32%) Cisco
2 7 (5.69%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.88%) Polycom
4 5 (4.07%) Citrix
4 5 (4.07%) Splunk
5 3 (2.44%) Brightcove
5 3 (2.44%) Google
6 2 (1.63%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle
6 2 (1.63%) Samsung
6 2 (1.63%) VMware
6 2 (1.63%) Xilinx
7 1 (0.81%) Adobe
7 1 (0.81%) Brocade
7 1 (0.81%) Omniture
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.81%) SAP
7 1 (0.81%) Sony
7 1 (0.81%) Zend