Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 782 776 808
Rank change year-on-year -6 +32 -59
Contract jobs citing Video\Live Streaming 109 82 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.085% 0.094%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.25% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 54 59
UK median daily rate £500 £446 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.11% +11.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £277 £248
90th Percentile £613 £538 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £381
% change year-on-year - +4.92% +22.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 5
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £19.95 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.06% -23.28% -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%

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 35,374 32,809 37,529
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.96% 34.19% 34.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,998 21,317 24,548
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £255
90th Percentile £656 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,119 1,115 1,231
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.38
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +18.42% -9.52% +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 21 July 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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -19 91 £500 +12.11% 56
London -37 69 £520 +9.47% 37
UK excluding London +1 40 £400 - 22
Wales - 18 £400 - 3
South East -8 9 £375 +172.73% 6
South West - 6 £400 - 3
North of England -23 5 £340 -18.81% 5
Yorkshire -14 3 £340 +13.33% 2
Midlands -11 2 £325 - 3
North West -20 2 - - 3
West Midlands -29 2 £325 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 45 (41.28%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (37.61%) Video on Demand
3 34 (31.19%) TDD
4 24 (22.02%) Over-the-Top Content
5 23 (21.10%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (21.10%) JavaScript
6 22 (20.18%) Java
7 20 (18.35%) Linux
7 20 (18.35%) Microsoft
7 20 (18.35%) Git (software)
7 20 (18.35%) BDD
8 18 (16.51%) Video Conferencing
8 18 (16.51%) VoIP
8 18 (16.51%) Cisco
8 18 (16.51%) Skype
9 17 (15.60%) Telepresence
9 17 (15.60%) Cisco CUCM
9 17 (15.60%) Self-Motivation
9 17 (15.60%) Python
9 17 (15.60%) MS Exchange
9 17 (15.60%) Firewall
9 17 (15.60%) Polycom
9 17 (15.60%) Skype for Business
9 17 (15.60%) Unified Communications
10 16 (14.68%) SC Cleared
10 16 (14.68%) Security Cleared
10 16 (14.68%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (14.68%) C
10 16 (14.68%) CSS
11 15 (13.76%) IP Telephony

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 17 (15.60%) MS Exchange
1 17 (15.60%) Skype for Business
2 8 (7.34%) Confluence
3 3 (2.75%) Apache
3 3 (2.75%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.83%) CMS
5 1 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.92%) IIS
5 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.92%) Wowza Streaming Engine
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.92%) Quicktime
2 1 (0.92%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.67%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (3.67%) Serverless
3 3 (2.75%) BrowserStack
4 2 (1.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.83%) npm
5 1 (0.92%) GitHub
5 1 (0.92%) Office 365
5 1 (0.92%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.92%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.51%) Skype
1 18 (16.51%) VoIP
2 17 (15.60%) Firewall
2 17 (15.60%) Telepresence
2 17 (15.60%) Unified Communications
3 15 (13.76%) IP Telephony
4 8 (7.34%) H.323
5 6 (5.50%) DVB
6 4 (3.67%) RTSP
7 3 (2.75%) RTMP
8 2 (1.83%) HTTP
8 2 (1.83%) Internet
8 2 (1.83%) Multicast
8 2 (1.83%) Wireless
9 1 (0.92%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.92%) DHCP
9 1 (0.92%) DNS
9 1 (0.92%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.92%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.67%) MySQL
1 4 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.75%) Big Data
2 3 (2.75%) Hadoop
2 3 (2.75%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.92%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.92%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.92%) HBase
4 1 (0.92%) Impala
4 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (18.35%) Git (software)
2 15 (13.76%) JIRA
3 12 (11.01%) Jenkins
4 9 (8.26%) Cucumber
5 8 (7.34%) Subversion
6 6 (5.50%) CircleCI
7 5 (4.59%) Appium
7 5 (4.59%) Selenium
8 4 (3.67%) Android Studio
9 3 (2.75%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.83%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.83%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.83%) Mocha
10 2 (1.83%) webpack
11 1 (0.92%) Capybara
11 1 (0.92%) CocoaPods
11 1 (0.92%) fastlane
11 1 (0.92%) gulp
11 1 (0.92%) Protractor
11 1 (0.92%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (8.26%) Games
2 7 (6.42%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.59%) Marketing
4 3 (2.75%) Legal
5 2 (1.83%) Advertising
5 2 (1.83%) Law
5 2 (1.83%) Military
6 1 (0.92%) Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Electronics
6 1 (0.92%) Finance
6 1 (0.92%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (33.03%) Developer
2 13 (11.93%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 11 (10.09%) IP Engineer
3 11 (10.09%) IP Telephony Engineer
3 11 (10.09%) Telephony Engineer
4 8 (7.34%) iOS Developer
5 7 (6.42%) Android Developer
6 6 (5.50%) Architect
6 6 (5.50%) Senior Developer
6 6 (5.50%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Java Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Lead Android Developer
7 5 (4.59%) Lead Developer
7 5 (4.59%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Developer in Test
8 4 (3.67%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Python Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Tester
9 3 (2.75%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.68%) CSS
2 15 (13.76%) Node.js
3 14 (12.84%) HTML
4 13 (11.93%) JSON
5 12 (11.01%) XML
6 10 (9.17%) Web Services
7 9 (8.26%) REST
8 8 (7.34%) jQuery
8 8 (7.34%) React
9 7 (6.42%) CSS3
9 7 (6.42%) HTML5
9 7 (6.42%) RESTful
10 5 (4.59%) Android SDK
10 5 (4.59%) AngularJS
10 5 (4.59%) Dagger
10 5 (4.59%) Gherkin
10 5 (4.59%) LAMP
10 5 (4.59%) RxJava
10 5 (4.59%) Sass
10 5 (4.59%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 41 (37.61%) Video on Demand
2 24 (22.02%) Over-the-Top Content
3 18 (16.51%) Video Conferencing
4 17 (15.60%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (11.01%) User Experience
6 9 (8.26%) Mobile App
7 8 (7.34%) MPEG
8 7 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (6.42%) Computer Science
8 7 (6.42%) STB
9 5 (4.59%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (4.59%) Media Streaming
10 4 (3.67%) Fat Client
10 4 (3.67%) IPTV
10 4 (3.67%) Smartcard
10 4 (3.67%) Thin Client
11 3 (2.75%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (2.75%) Xbox
12 2 (1.83%) PlayStation
12 2 (1.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.35%) Linux
2 14 (12.84%) Android
3 11 (10.09%) Apple iOS
4 7 (6.42%) Windows
5 6 (5.50%) Unix
6 5 (4.59%) Mac OS
7 4 (3.67%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.83%) Debian
9 1 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (41.28%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (31.19%) TDD
3 23 (21.10%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (18.35%) BDD
5 16 (14.68%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (12.84%) Test Automation
7 13 (11.93%) Kanban
8 12 (11.01%) User Stories
9 11 (10.09%) Work Breakdown Structure
10 10 (9.17%) Pair Programming
10 10 (9.17%) Scrum
10 10 (9.17%) Software Engineering
11 9 (8.26%) DevOps
11 9 (8.26%) iOS Development
11 9 (8.26%) Unit Testing
12 8 (7.34%) Acceptance Criteria
12 8 (7.34%) Android Development
12 8 (7.34%) ATDD
13 7 (6.42%) Mobile Development
13 7 (6.42%) Scrum-ban
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.10%) JavaScript
2 22 (20.18%) Java
3 17 (15.60%) Python
4 16 (14.68%) C
5 8 (7.34%) C++
6 6 (5.50%) Apple Swift
6 6 (5.50%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.59%) Kotlin
7 5 (4.59%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.67%) PHP
9 3 (2.75%) Embedded C
9 3 (2.75%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.75%) Scala
9 3 (2.75%) SQL
10 2 (1.83%) Ruby
11 1 (0.92%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.92%) ES6
11 1 (0.92%) Java 8
11 1 (0.92%) JSX
11 1 (0.92%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (14.68%) SC Cleared
1 16 (14.68%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.76%) Degree
3 7 (6.42%) CCNA
3 7 (6.42%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.75%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.83%) CISSP
5 2 (1.83%) ISSAP
6 1 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.92%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.92%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.01%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.42%) Docker
2 2 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.92%) HDFS
3 1 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 17 (15.60%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (4.59%) Puppet
3 4 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.67%) systemd
4 2 (1.83%) Terraform
5 1 (0.92%) Ansible
5 1 (0.92%) Kibana
5 1 (0.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (18.35%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.51%) Cisco
3 17 (15.60%) Polycom
4 4 (3.67%) Apple
4 4 (3.67%) Citrix
4 4 (3.67%) Splunk
5 3 (2.75%) Samsung
6 2 (1.83%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.83%) Talend
6 2 (1.83%) VMware
6 2 (1.83%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.83%) Xilinx
7 1 (0.92%) Adobe
7 1 (0.92%) Aruba
7 1 (0.92%) Brocade
7 1 (0.92%) BT
7 1 (0.92%) F5
7 1 (0.92%) Infoblox
7 1 (0.92%) Panasonic
7 1 (0.92%) Red Hat