The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Video on Demand in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Video on Demand over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Video on Demand (VOD)
UK
Rank 545 536 570
Rank change year-on-year -9 +34  
Contract jobs citing Video on Demand 48 108 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.65% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 66 38
Median daily rate £428 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.63% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £525 £577
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £390 £450
% change year-on-year -5.44% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 -

Video on Demand is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14491 16557 16015
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.99% 31.12% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9338 10791 9675
Median daily rate £445 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 561 669
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.84 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +20.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

Video on Demand
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Video on Demand as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Video on Demand in the UK

Video on Demand
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Video on Demand.

Contractor daily rate trend for Video on Demand in the UK

Video on Demand
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video on Demand over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Video on Demand in the UK

Video on Demand
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Video on Demand in the UK

Video on Demand
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Video on Demand within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -31 46 £428 +3.63% 15
London -22 40 £440 +4.76% 12
City of London +3 6 £413 -11.52% 4
South East +18 4 £325 -23.52%
Berkshire +22 2 - -
North West +26 1 £413 +3.12% 1
Manchester +14 1 £413 +3.12%
Slough +8 1 - -
Ealing +2 1 - -
Hounslow -2 1 £450 -7.69%
Ipswich - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £325 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Hook - 1 £325 -

Video on Demand
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Video on Demand also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Video on Demand.

1 59 (47.97%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (24.39%) Over-the-Top Content
3 29 (23.58%) Java
3 29 (23.58%) IPTV
4 28 (22.76%) JavaScript
5 25 (20.33%) HTML
5 25 (20.33%) CSS
6 22 (17.89%) STB
7 19 (15.45%) Telecoms
7 19 (15.45%) HTTP
8 17 (13.82%) Scrum
8 17 (13.82%) Android
9 16 (13.01%) JSON
9 16 (13.01%) User Experience
10 15 (12.20%) TDD
11 14 (11.38%) Middleware
11 14 (11.38%) C
11 14 (11.38%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (11.38%) BDD
12 13 (10.57%) Linux
12 13 (10.57%) SNMP
12 13 (10.57%) TCP/IP
12 13 (10.57%) Pair Programming
12 13 (10.57%) Jenkins
13 12 (9.76%) AngularJS
13 12 (9.76%) REST
13 12 (9.76%) QA
14 11 (8.94%) Node.js
14 11 (8.94%) Ethernet
14 11 (8.94%) Mobile App

Video on Demand
Top Related 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%) CMS
2 6 (4.88%) WordPress
3 4 (3.25%) Confluence
4 3 (2.44%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.81%) Apache
5 1 (0.81%) Drupal
5 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.38%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.63%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.81%) AdWords
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.81%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.81%) Google Play
4 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.45%) HTTP
2 13 (10.57%) SNMP
2 13 (10.57%) TCP/IP
3 11 (8.94%) Ethernet
4 10 (8.13%) DNS
4 10 (8.13%) FTP
4 10 (8.13%) ICMP
4 10 (8.13%) IGMP
4 10 (8.13%) VLAN
5 9 (7.32%) BGP
5 9 (7.32%) Internet
5 9 (7.32%) OSPF
5 9 (7.32%) RSVP
5 9 (7.32%) VRRP
6 8 (6.50%) Firewall
6 8 (6.50%) Frame Relay
6 8 (6.50%) IPv4
6 8 (6.50%) IPv6
6 8 (6.50%) MPLS
6 8 (6.50%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.07%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.25%) MySQL
3 3 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.44%) DB2
3 3 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.81%) Redis
4 1 (0.81%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (10.57%) Jenkins
2 9 (7.32%) JIRA
3 8 (6.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.07%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.07%) Subversion
5 4 (3.25%) Android Studio
5 4 (3.25%) Axure RP
5 4 (3.25%) Gradle
6 3 (2.44%) Maven
6 3 (2.44%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.63%) JUnit
8 1 (0.81%) Capybara
8 1 (0.81%) Geb
8 1 (0.81%) gulp
8 1 (0.81%) Mockito
8 1 (0.81%) RSpec
8 1 (0.81%) Selenium
8 1 (0.81%) Spock
8 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (15.45%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.50%) Electronics
2 8 (6.50%) Games
3 6 (4.88%) Billing
3 6 (4.88%) Legal
4 3 (2.44%) Advertising
4 3 (2.44%) Finance
4 3 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (0.81%) French Language
Job Titles
1 53 (43.09%) Developer
2 19 (15.45%) Java Developer
3 16 (13.01%) Senior Developer
4 13 (10.57%) Analyst
5 10 (8.13%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (7.32%) Android Developer
6 9 (7.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (6.50%) AWS Developer
7 8 (6.50%) Business Analyst
7 8 (6.50%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.69%) Designer
8 7 (5.69%) Tester
8 7 (5.69%) UX Designer
9 6 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (4.88%) PHP Developer
9 6 (4.88%) Senior Android Developer
9 6 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (4.07%) Broadcast Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Broadcast Business Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.33%) CSS
1 25 (20.33%) HTML
2 16 (13.01%) JSON
3 14 (11.38%) Middleware
4 12 (9.76%) AngularJS
4 12 (9.76%) REST
5 11 (8.94%) Node.js
6 9 (7.32%) HTML5
7 8 (6.50%) CSS3
7 8 (6.50%) Kafka
7 8 (6.50%) Protocol Buffers
8 7 (5.69%) jQuery
8 7 (5.69%) React
9 6 (4.88%) CakePHP
9 6 (4.88%) CodeIgniter
9 6 (4.88%) LAMP
9 6 (4.88%) Laravel
10 5 (4.07%) Backbone.js
10 5 (4.07%) Web Services
11 4 (3.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.39%) Over-the-Top Content
2 29 (23.58%) IPTV
3 22 (17.89%) STB
4 16 (13.01%) User Experience
5 11 (8.94%) Mobile App
6 9 (7.32%) Streaming Video
7 7 (5.69%) Public Cloud
8 6 (4.88%) Digital TV
9 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (3.25%) Apple TV
10 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
11 3 (2.44%) Data Centre
11 3 (2.44%) Virtual Team
12 2 (1.63%) New Media
13 1 (0.81%) BBC
13 1 (0.81%) Chromecast
13 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.81%) MHEG
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.82%) Android
2 13 (10.57%) Linux
3 10 (8.13%) Unix
4 7 (5.69%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.69%) Windows
5 3 (2.44%) CentOS
5 3 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (47.97%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (13.82%) Scrum
3 15 (12.20%) TDD
4 14 (11.38%) BDD
5 13 (10.57%) Pair Programming
6 10 (8.13%) Android Development
6 10 (8.13%) DevOps
6 10 (8.13%) Front End Development
6 10 (8.13%) High Availability
6 10 (8.13%) Network Architecture
7 9 (7.32%) DRM
8 8 (6.50%) Microservices
9 7 (5.69%) Kanban
9 7 (5.69%) OO
9 7 (5.69%) SOA
10 6 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.88%) Incident Management
10 6 (4.88%) Release Management
10 6 (4.88%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (4.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.58%) Java
2 28 (22.76%) JavaScript
3 14 (11.38%) C
4 8 (6.50%) PHP
4 8 (6.50%) Python
5 5 (4.07%) C++
6 4 (3.25%) SQL
7 3 (2.44%) Apple Swift
7 3 (2.44%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.44%) Perl
8 1 (0.81%) Clojure
8 1 (0.81%) Erlang
8 1 (0.81%) Go
8 1 (0.81%) Groovy
8 1 (0.81%) Jython
8 1 (0.81%) Ruby
8 1 (0.81%) Scala
8 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.81%) XPath
8 1 (0.81%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (8.13%) Degree
2 8 (6.50%) CCIP
2 8 (6.50%) CCNA
2 8 (6.50%) CCNP
2 8 (6.50%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (6.50%) JNCIA
3 1 (0.81%) ISEB
3 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.76%) QA
2 9 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.88%) Nagios
2 3 (2.44%) Ansible
2 3 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.44%) Puppet
3 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (7.32%) Cisco
1 9 (7.32%) Juniper
2 8 (6.50%) Huawei
3 7 (5.69%) VMware
4 6 (4.88%) Ericsson
4 6 (4.88%) Zend
5 5 (4.07%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.25%) Apple
7 3 (2.44%) Google
7 3 (2.44%) IBM
8 1 (0.81%) Brightcove
8 1 (0.81%) HP
8 1 (0.81%) OpenTV
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