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 27 June 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.

Video on Demand (VOD)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 530 559 560
Rank change year-on-year +29 +1  
Contract jobs citing Video on Demand 80 95 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.53% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 58 49
Median daily rate £475 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £309 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £489 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £370 £425
% change year-on-year +35.13% -12.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.13

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 15648 17974 17487
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 33.21% 33.29% 31.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10156 11793 11016
Median daily rate £450 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 490 595 619
Median hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +21.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.26 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

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 27 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Video on Demand.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Video on Demand in the UK

Video on Demand
Top 18 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 27 June 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 +7 79 £475 +8.57% 5
London -30 53 £457 +1.44% 4
South East +30 18 £500 +73.91%
Hampshire - 17 £500 -
North West +25 7 £400 +8.10%
Manchester +19 6 £400 +8.10%
City of London -6 3 £510 +36.00%
Southampton - 3 £550 -
Eastleigh - 2 £500 -
Yorkshire +31 1 - -
Ealing -4 1 - -
Osterley - 1 £313 -
Basingstoke - 1 £600 -
Hook - 1 £300 -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Brentford - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £275 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 71 (55.91%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (23.62%) Jenkins
3 29 (22.83%) Git (software)
4 28 (22.05%) Linux
5 27 (21.26%) Scrum
6 26 (20.47%) DRM
7 25 (19.69%) TCP/IP
8 24 (18.90%) JavaScript
9 23 (18.11%) HTML
9 23 (18.11%) Open Source
10 22 (17.32%) IPTV
10 22 (17.32%) Degree
10 22 (17.32%) JIRA
10 22 (17.32%) CSS
11 21 (16.54%) Test Automation
11 21 (16.54%) DevOps
12 20 (15.75%) TDD
13 19 (14.96%) Amazon AWS
13 19 (14.96%) SQL
13 19 (14.96%) Docker
14 18 (14.17%) Opscode Chef
14 18 (14.17%) OpenStack
14 18 (14.17%) MySQL
14 18 (14.17%) Java
14 18 (14.17%) Confluence
14 18 (14.17%) Puppet
14 18 (14.17%) Apache Cassandra
14 18 (14.17%) CentOS
14 18 (14.17%) QA
15 17 (13.39%) STB

Video on Demand
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 18 (14.17%) Confluence
1 18 (14.17%) OpenStack
2 9 (7.09%) CMS
3 3 (2.36%) WordPress
4 2 (1.57%) Apache
5 1 (0.79%) Drupal
5 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.79%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.96%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.51%) SaaS
3 2 (1.57%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.79%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.79%) AdWords
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.79%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.69%) TCP/IP
2 16 (12.60%) HTTP
3 15 (11.81%) DNS
3 15 (11.81%) Firewall
3 15 (11.81%) LAN
4 13 (10.24%) WAN
5 12 (9.45%) HTTPS
5 12 (9.45%) SSL
6 9 (7.09%) Internet
7 8 (6.30%) Broadband
7 8 (6.30%) Ethernet
7 8 (6.30%) SNMP
8 7 (5.51%) DVB
9 4 (3.15%) BGP
9 4 (3.15%) OSPF
9 4 (3.15%) RSVP
9 4 (3.15%) VRRP
9 4 (3.15%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (2.36%) Frame Relay
10 3 (2.36%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.17%) Apache Cassandra
1 18 (14.17%) MySQL
2 14 (11.02%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.94%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.15%) DB2
4 4 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.15%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.79%) Big Data
5 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 30 (23.62%) Jenkins
2 29 (22.83%) Git (software)
3 22 (17.32%) JIRA
4 15 (11.81%) Cucumber
5 11 (8.66%) Subversion
6 8 (6.30%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.15%) Android Studio
7 4 (3.15%) Gradle
7 4 (3.15%) Maven
8 3 (2.36%) Hudson
8 3 (2.36%) webpack
9 2 (1.57%) Grunt
9 2 (1.57%) gulp
9 2 (1.57%) Selenium
10 1 (0.79%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.79%) JUnit
10 1 (0.79%) Mockito
10 1 (0.79%) RSpec
10 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.79%) Xcode
General
1 15 (11.81%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.72%) Electronics
3 5 (3.94%) Finance
3 5 (3.94%) Marketing
4 4 (3.15%) Games
5 2 (1.57%) Back Office
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Billing
6 1 (0.79%) Digital Economy
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (27.56%) Developer
2 13 (10.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (8.66%) Analyst
3 11 (8.66%) Architect
4 9 (7.09%) Android Developer
4 9 (7.09%) Senior Developer
5 8 (6.30%) Business Analyst
5 8 (6.30%) Consultant
6 7 (5.51%) Java Developer
6 7 (5.51%) Technical Architect
7 6 (4.72%) Developer in Test
7 6 (4.72%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (4.72%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (4.72%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.72%) Support Engineer
8 5 (3.94%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (3.94%) Integration Consultant
8 5 (3.94%) Senior Android Developer
8 5 (3.94%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.11%) HTML
2 22 (17.32%) CSS
3 17 (13.39%) Web Services
4 16 (12.60%) JSON
4 16 (12.60%) Node.js
5 14 (11.02%) HTML5
5 14 (11.02%) XML
6 13 (10.24%) AngularJS
6 13 (10.24%) CSS3
6 13 (10.24%) React
6 13 (10.24%) REST
6 13 (10.24%) RESTful
6 13 (10.24%) Sensu
7 12 (9.45%) Elastic Stack
7 12 (9.45%) jQuery
8 11 (8.66%) Sass
9 10 (7.87%) Velocity
10 9 (7.09%) Gherkin
10 9 (7.09%) LESS
10 9 (7.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.32%) IPTV
2 17 (13.39%) STB
2 17 (13.39%) User Experience
3 16 (12.60%) Over-the-Top Content
4 14 (11.02%) Digital TV
5 9 (7.09%) Mobile App
6 8 (6.30%) Data Centre
7 6 (4.72%) Virtual Team
8 5 (3.94%) Interactive TV
9 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (3.15%) Streaming Video
10 3 (2.36%) Computer Science
10 3 (2.36%) MHEG
10 3 (2.36%) MPEG
11 2 (1.57%) BBC
11 2 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.79%) Linked Data
12 1 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.05%) Linux
2 18 (14.17%) CentOS
3 14 (11.02%) Unix
4 10 (7.87%) Android
5 4 (3.15%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (55.91%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (21.26%) Scrum
3 26 (20.47%) DRM
4 23 (18.11%) Open Source
5 21 (16.54%) DevOps
5 21 (16.54%) Test Automation
6 20 (15.75%) TDD
7 17 (13.39%) Kanban
8 16 (12.60%) BDD
9 15 (11.81%) Software Engineering
9 15 (11.81%) User Stories
10 14 (11.02%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (11.02%) SOA
11 12 (9.45%) ATDD
11 12 (9.45%) Configuration Management
11 12 (9.45%) Scrum-ban
12 11 (8.66%) High Availability
12 11 (8.66%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (7.87%) OOP
14 9 (7.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.90%) JavaScript
2 19 (14.96%) SQL
3 18 (14.17%) Java
4 17 (13.39%) PHP
5 14 (11.02%) Python
6 13 (10.24%) Perl
7 5 (3.94%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.15%) Apple Swift
8 4 (3.15%) C
8 4 (3.15%) C++
9 3 (2.36%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.57%) Ruby
11 1 (0.79%) C#
11 1 (0.79%) ES6
11 1 (0.79%) XPath
11 1 (0.79%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 22 (17.32%) Degree
2 6 (4.72%) Master's Degree
3 3 (2.36%) CCIP
3 3 (2.36%) CCNA
3 3 (2.36%) CCNP
3 3 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.36%) JNCIA
4 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) ISEB
5 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.17%) QA
2 3 (2.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 19 (14.96%) Docker
2 16 (12.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.02%) KVM
3 14 (11.02%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (14.17%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (14.17%) Puppet
2 16 (12.60%) Ansible
3 13 (10.24%) Kubernetes
4 12 (9.45%) Grafana
4 12 (9.45%) logstash
5 6 (4.72%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (13.39%) Oracle
2 16 (12.60%) VMware
3 15 (11.81%) Splunk
4 14 (11.02%) Red Hat
5 12 (9.45%) SaltStack
6 9 (7.09%) Cisco
7 6 (4.72%) HP
8 5 (3.94%) Google
9 4 (3.15%) CA
9 4 (3.15%) IBM
9 4 (3.15%) Juniper
10 3 (2.36%) Huawei
10 3 (2.36%) OpenTV
11 2 (1.57%) Adobe
11 2 (1.57%) Arqiva
11 2 (1.57%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.57%) Zend
12 1 (0.79%) comScore
12 1 (0.79%) Facebook
12 1 (0.79%) Tableau
Isleworth, Middlesex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £375 - £446 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago