Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 800 776 758
Rank change year-on-year -24 -18 -6
Contract jobs citing Video\Live Streaming 82 60 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.081% 0.065% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.19% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 47 68
UK median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £340 £263 £311
90th Percentile £628 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £420 £339
% change year-on-year -4.76% +23.99% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 11
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £21.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.05% -25.86% -
10th Percentile £25.25 £20.75 £14.00
90th Percentile £50.60 £22.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £38.50

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 34,322 30,902 35,607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.93% 33.59% 33.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,562 20,052 23,140
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £265 £260 £249
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,073 1,090 1,261
UK median hourly rate £21.79 £20.97 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.91% -0.14% +20.00%
10th Percentile £11.41 £11.32 £11.50
90th Percentile £53.40 £50.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.11 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.92% -9.02% +20.00%

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 22 April 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 22 April 2018.

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

Video\Live Streaming
Top 10 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 22 April 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 -17 73 £500 +17.65% 48
London -31 57 £500 +9.89% 25
UK excluding London -24 23 £400 -4.76% 28
South East -16 10 £270 +96.36% 10
Wales - 7 £400 - 4
North of England -19 4 £340 -20.00% 7
Yorkshire -8 3 £340 +13.33% 1
West Midlands - 2 £325 - 2
Midlands - 2 £325 - 3
North West -20 1 - - 6

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 42 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (41.46%) Video on Demand
3 29 (35.37%) TDD
4 24 (29.27%) JavaScript
5 23 (28.05%) Degree
6 21 (25.61%) BDD
6 21 (25.61%) HTML
6 21 (25.61%) CSS
6 21 (25.61%) Web Services
7 19 (23.17%) XML
7 19 (23.17%) Scrum
7 19 (23.17%) User Stories
7 19 (23.17%) JSON
7 19 (23.17%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (23.17%) HTML5
7 19 (23.17%) Git (software)
8 18 (21.95%) CSS3
9 17 (20.73%) Cucumber
9 17 (20.73%) ATDD
9 17 (20.73%) RESTful
10 16 (19.51%) Kanban
10 16 (19.51%) Scrum-ban
10 16 (19.51%) React
11 15 (18.29%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (18.29%) Node.js
11 15 (18.29%) Jenkins
11 15 (18.29%) JIRA
11 15 (18.29%) Java
11 15 (18.29%) Cisco
12 14 (17.07%) AngularJS

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 13 (15.85%) Confluence
2 7 (8.54%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.54%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.44%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.44%) CMS
4 1 (1.22%) Apache
4 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.22%) Quicktime
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.98%) npm
2 6 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.44%) BrowserStack
3 2 (2.44%) Serverless
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.76%) VoIP
2 7 (8.54%) Firewall
2 7 (8.54%) IP Telephony
2 7 (8.54%) Skype
2 7 (8.54%) Telepresence
2 7 (8.54%) Unified Communications
3 3 (3.66%) BGP
3 3 (3.66%) DVB
3 3 (3.66%) H.323
3 3 (3.66%) OSPF
3 3 (3.66%) RIP
3 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.44%) HTTP
4 2 (2.44%) Multicast
4 2 (2.44%) RTSP
5 1 (1.22%) DNS
5 1 (1.22%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.22%) Internet
5 1 (1.22%) IPv6
5 1 (1.22%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.44%) Big Data
2 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.22%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (23.17%) Git (software)
2 17 (20.73%) Cucumber
3 15 (18.29%) Jenkins
3 15 (18.29%) JIRA
4 13 (15.85%) Subversion
5 8 (9.76%) Grunt
5 8 (9.76%) gulp
5 8 (9.76%) webpack
6 5 (6.10%) Appium
7 3 (3.66%) Bugzilla
7 3 (3.66%) Calabash
7 3 (3.66%) WebDriver
7 3 (3.66%) Xcode
8 2 (2.44%) Android Studio
8 2 (2.44%) Selenium
9 1 (1.22%) git-flow
9 1 (1.22%) Maven
9 1 (1.22%) Mockito
9 1 (1.22%) Protractor
9 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (8.54%) Games
2 5 (6.10%) Marketing
3 3 (3.66%) Legal
3 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Advertising
4 2 (2.44%) Law
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (41.46%) Developer
2 10 (12.20%) Senior Developer
3 9 (10.98%) React Developer
4 7 (8.54%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 6 (7.32%) Developer in Test
5 6 (7.32%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (7.32%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Android Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Architect
7 4 (4.88%) Audio Visual Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) IP Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) IP Telephony Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Release Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Telephony Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Tester
8 3 (3.66%) iOS Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Lead Android Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.61%) CSS
1 21 (25.61%) HTML
1 21 (25.61%) Web Services
2 19 (23.17%) HTML5
2 19 (23.17%) JSON
2 19 (23.17%) XML
3 18 (21.95%) CSS3
4 17 (20.73%) RESTful
5 16 (19.51%) React
6 15 (18.29%) Node.js
7 14 (17.07%) AngularJS
8 13 (15.85%) Velocity
9 8 (9.76%) jQuery
10 7 (8.54%) Gherkin
11 5 (6.10%) REST
11 5 (6.10%) Sass
12 4 (4.88%) LESS
12 4 (4.88%) Redux
13 3 (3.66%) Dagger
13 3 (3.66%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 34 (41.46%) Video on Demand
2 12 (14.63%) Over-the-Top Content
2 12 (14.63%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (12.20%) Mobile App
4 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.54%) STB
4 7 (8.54%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (7.32%) MPEG
6 4 (4.88%) Digital Signage
6 4 (4.88%) Digital TV
6 4 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (4.88%) User Experience
7 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.66%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (3.66%) Media Streaming
8 2 (2.44%) Blog
8 2 (2.44%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.22%) Interactive TV
9 1 (1.22%) IPTV
9 1 (1.22%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.76%) Android
1 8 (9.76%) Linux
2 6 (7.32%) Apple iOS
2 6 (7.32%) Windows
3 5 (6.10%) Unix
4 1 (1.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.37%) TDD
3 21 (25.61%) BDD
4 19 (23.17%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (23.17%) Scrum
4 19 (23.17%) User Stories
5 17 (20.73%) ATDD
6 16 (19.51%) Kanban
6 16 (19.51%) Scrum-ban
7 15 (18.29%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (15.85%) High Availability
8 13 (15.85%) Open Source
9 12 (14.63%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (14.63%) SOA
10 11 (13.41%) Release Management
11 10 (12.20%) Acceptance Criteria
11 10 (12.20%) Functional Testing
11 10 (12.20%) Test Automation
12 9 (10.98%) Unit Testing
13 8 (9.76%) A/B Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (29.27%) JavaScript
2 15 (18.29%) Java
3 10 (12.20%) C
3 10 (12.20%) Python
4 7 (8.54%) C++
5 6 (7.32%) Apple Swift
6 4 (4.88%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.66%) Embedded C
7 3 (3.66%) Kotlin
7 3 (3.66%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.66%) Ruby
8 2 (2.44%) C#
8 2 (2.44%) Scala
8 2 (2.44%) SQL
8 2 (2.44%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.22%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.22%) ES6
9 1 (1.22%) PHP
9 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (28.05%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.66%) CCNA
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.44%) CISSP
4 2 (2.44%) ISSAP
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.22%) Kibana
2 1 (1.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Cisco
2 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.98%) Polycom
3 4 (4.88%) MuleSoft
3 4 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (4.88%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.66%) Adobe
4 3 (3.66%) Apple
4 3 (3.66%) Tektronix
5 2 (2.44%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.44%) Talend
6 1 (1.22%) Aruba
6 1 (1.22%) Brocade
6 1 (1.22%) BT
6 1 (1.22%) F5
6 1 (1.22%) Infoblox
6 1 (1.22%) Meru Networks
6 1 (1.22%) Sony