Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 724 725 739
Rank change year-on-year +1 +14 -12
Contract jobs citing Video on Demand 155 163 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.47% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 133 109
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £293 £325 £300
90th Percentile £588 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -5.41% +5.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £15.00 £31.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +176.67% -52.85% -
10th Percentile £33.35 £15.00 £26.56
90th Percentile £108.65 £15.00 £39.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.13

Video on Demand 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 34387 34442 37167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.63% 33.11% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 22828 22601 23638
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £240
90th Percentile £650 £625 £616
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1007 1184 1467
UK median hourly rate £20.94 £20.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.89% +6.41% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +8.57%

Video on Demand
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Video on Demand as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 20 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video on Demand over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Video on Demand in the UK

Video on Demand
Top 7 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +22 155 £475 +5.56% 13
London -26 131 £475 +5.56% 11
UK excluding London +43 24 £350 -5.41% 2
South East +10 13 £375 +9.09%
North of England +64 11 £325 -12.16% 1
North West +26 9 £625 +68.92%
Yorkshire +15 2 £313 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 90 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (34.84%) JavaScript
3 48 (30.97%) TDD
4 44 (28.39%) HTML
5 42 (27.10%) CSS
5 42 (27.10%) Scrum
5 42 (27.10%) Over-the-Top Content
6 39 (25.16%) Video\Live Streaming
7 36 (23.23%) BDD
8 34 (21.94%) JSON
9 29 (18.71%) Git (software)
9 29 (18.71%) XML
10 28 (18.06%) HTML5
10 28 (18.06%) Node.js
10 28 (18.06%) User Experience
11 27 (17.42%) User Stories
11 27 (17.42%) Mobile App
11 27 (17.42%) JIRA
12 26 (16.77%) Kanban
12 26 (16.77%) Web Services
13 25 (16.13%) Test Automation
13 25 (16.13%) Cucumber
13 25 (16.13%) Degree
13 25 (16.13%) Jenkins
13 25 (16.13%) React
14 24 (15.48%) ATDD
14 24 (15.48%) Java
15 23 (14.84%) RESTful
16 22 (14.19%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (14.19%) Android

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 17 (10.97%) Confluence
2 10 (6.45%) CMS
3 7 (4.52%) OpenStack
4 5 (3.23%) WordPress
5 4 (2.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.29%) Apache
7 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.65%) InVision
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.32%) npm
2 9 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.58%) Google Play
4 2 (1.29%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.65%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.65%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (0.65%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.65%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.65%) GitHub
5 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.65%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.65%) PaaS
5 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.87%) LAN
3 5 (3.23%) DNS
3 5 (3.23%) DVB
3 5 (3.23%) Firewall
3 5 (3.23%) HTTP
4 4 (2.58%) HTTPS
4 4 (2.58%) Internet
4 4 (2.58%) SSL
4 4 (2.58%) WAN
4 4 (2.58%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.65%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.65%) Broadband
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.65%) IPv6
6 1 (0.65%) RTSP
6 1 (0.65%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.65%) VoIP
6 1 (0.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.16%) MySQL
2 7 (4.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.58%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.94%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.29%) DB2
6 2 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.65%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.65%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (18.71%) Git (software)
2 27 (17.42%) JIRA
3 25 (16.13%) Cucumber
3 25 (16.13%) Jenkins
4 14 (9.03%) webpack
5 13 (8.39%) Calabash
6 12 (7.74%) Appium
6 12 (7.74%) Subversion
7 10 (6.45%) Grunt
7 10 (6.45%) gulp
8 8 (5.16%) Android Studio
8 8 (5.16%) Xcode
9 6 (3.87%) Hudson
10 4 (2.58%) Babel
10 4 (2.58%) Vagrant
11 3 (1.94%) Fiddler
11 3 (1.94%) Gradle
12 2 (1.29%) Maven
12 2 (1.29%) Selenium
13 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.16%) Finance
3 7 (4.52%) Games
4 6 (3.87%) Marketing
5 3 (1.94%) Advertising
6 2 (1.29%) Banking
6 2 (1.29%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.65%) Electronics
7 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (48.39%) Developer
2 17 (10.97%) JavaScript Developer
2 17 (10.97%) Senior Developer
3 13 (8.39%) Android Developer
4 12 (7.74%) Architect
4 12 (7.74%) Mobile Developer
5 11 (7.10%) Analyst
5 11 (7.10%) Developer in Test
6 10 (6.45%) Tester
7 9 (5.81%) Project Manager
8 8 (5.16%) iOS Developer
8 8 (5.16%) Ruby Developer
9 7 (4.52%) Technical Architect
10 6 (3.87%) Business Analyst
10 6 (3.87%) Java Developer
10 6 (3.87%) PHP Developer
11 5 (3.23%) Broadcast Engineer
11 5 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
12 4 (2.58%) Java Android Developer
12 4 (2.58%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (28.39%) HTML
2 42 (27.10%) CSS
3 34 (21.94%) JSON
4 29 (18.71%) XML
5 28 (18.06%) HTML5
5 28 (18.06%) Node.js
6 26 (16.77%) Web Services
7 25 (16.13%) React
8 23 (14.84%) RESTful
9 20 (12.90%) CSS3
10 19 (12.26%) Velocity
11 14 (9.03%) REST
12 13 (8.39%) Gherkin
13 12 (7.74%) AngularJS
14 9 (5.81%) Redux
15 8 (5.16%) Android SDK
15 8 (5.16%) Sass
16 7 (4.52%) jQuery
17 6 (3.87%) Express
17 6 (3.87%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (27.10%) Over-the-Top Content
2 39 (25.16%) Video\Live Streaming
3 28 (18.06%) User Experience
4 27 (17.42%) Mobile App
5 10 (6.45%) Linux Command Line
6 9 (5.81%) Interactive TV
6 9 (5.81%) IPTV
6 9 (5.81%) STB
7 8 (5.16%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (4.52%) Digital TV
9 5 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.94%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.94%) MHEG
11 2 (1.29%) BBC
11 2 (1.29%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.29%) Digital Signage
11 2 (1.29%) MPEG
11 2 (1.29%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.65%) PMI
12 1 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.19%) Android
2 20 (12.90%) Linux
3 18 (11.61%) Apple iOS
3 18 (11.61%) Unix
4 7 (4.52%) CentOS
5 2 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (30.97%) TDD
3 42 (27.10%) Scrum
4 36 (23.23%) BDD
5 27 (17.42%) User Stories
6 26 (16.77%) Kanban
7 25 (16.13%) Test Automation
8 24 (15.48%) ATDD
9 22 (14.19%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (14.19%) Scrum-ban
10 17 (10.97%) Open Source
10 17 (10.97%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (10.32%) Android Development
12 14 (9.03%) Mobile Development
13 13 (8.39%) Acceptance Criteria
13 13 (8.39%) Front End Development
13 13 (8.39%) High Availability
13 13 (8.39%) iOS Development
14 12 (7.74%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (7.74%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 54 (34.84%) JavaScript
2 24 (15.48%) Java
3 17 (10.97%) PHP
4 14 (9.03%) Apple Swift
4 14 (9.03%) Ruby
4 14 (9.03%) Shell Script
5 9 (5.81%) Python
5 9 (5.81%) SQL
6 7 (4.52%) ES6
7 6 (3.87%) Objective-C
8 4 (2.58%) C
8 4 (2.58%) C++
8 4 (2.58%) Perl
9 1 (0.65%) Clojure
9 1 (0.65%) Go
9 1 (0.65%) Groovy
9 1 (0.65%) Jython
9 1 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (2.58%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.58%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.29%) PMP
4 1 (0.65%) CCIP
4 1 (0.65%) CCNA
4 1 (0.65%) CCNP
4 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.65%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.65%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.03%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.45%) Docker
2 4 (2.58%) KVM
2 4 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.58%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (3.87%) Ansible
1 6 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (3.87%) Puppet
2 5 (3.23%) Grafana
3 4 (2.58%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (2.58%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.58%) logstash
4 1 (0.65%) Juniper STRM
Vendors
1 14 (9.03%) Cisco
2 10 (6.45%) Xamarin
3 8 (5.16%) Oracle
4 6 (3.87%) Adobe
4 6 (3.87%) Google
4 6 (3.87%) Splunk
5 5 (3.23%) CA
5 5 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.58%) BT
6 4 (2.58%) HP
6 4 (2.58%) Huawei
6 4 (2.58%) SaltStack
6 4 (2.58%) VMware
6 4 (2.58%) Zend
7 3 (1.94%) OpenTV
8 2 (1.29%) Apple
8 2 (1.29%) IBM
9 1 (0.65%) Juniper
9 1 (0.65%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.65%) Sun