Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Video Processing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Video Processing over the 6 months to 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Processing
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 861 843 859
Rank change year-on-year -18 +16 -6
Contract jobs citing Video Processing 8 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.010% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.012% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 3
UK median daily rate £323 £465 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.65% -2.11% +38.69%
10th Percentile £270 £420 £301
90th Percentile £438 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £270 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
UK median hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50
10th Percentile £42.50 - £31.90
90th Percentile £47.50 - £42.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50

Video Processing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 84,994 81,246 87,668
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.52% 83.80% 82.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 56,904 53,809 56,856
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £285 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,999 2,268 2,687
UK median hourly rate £23.38 £24.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.59% +2.08% +20.00%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -2.04% -2.00% +25.00%

Video Processing
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Video Processing in the UK

Video Processing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Video Processing in the UK

Video Processing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Video Processing over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Video Processing in the UK

Video Processing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Video Processing in the UK

Video Processing
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Video Processing within the UK over the 6 months to 24 January 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 7 £375 -19.35% 20
London -54 5 £425 -8.60%
South East - 2 £270 - 8
UK excluding London - 2 £270 - 20

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Video Processing 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 Processing.

1 5 (62.50%) Android
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Vision
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Image Processing
2 3 (37.50%) Tektronix
2 3 (37.50%) Video on Demand
2 3 (37.50%) Silverlight
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) STB
2 3 (37.50%) MPEG
2 3 (37.50%) RIP
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) Adobe
2 3 (37.50%) Apple
2 3 (37.50%) OSPF
2 3 (37.50%) BGP
2 3 (37.50%) Digital TV
2 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
2 3 (37.50%) Bugzilla
2 3 (37.50%) Games
2 3 (37.50%) Video\Live Streaming
3 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (25.00%) OpenGL
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Python

Video Processing
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) BGP
1 3 (37.50%) OSPF
1 3 (37.50%) RIP
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (37.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Android Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Vision Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Testing Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Android Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Silverlight
2 2 (25.00%) HEVC
2 2 (25.00%) OpenCL
2 2 (25.00%) OpenCV
2 2 (25.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (25.00%) OpenGL ES
2 2 (25.00%) TensorFlow
2 2 (25.00%) Torch
2 2 (25.00%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Digital TV
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (37.50%) MPEG
1 3 (37.50%) STB
1 3 (37.50%) Video on Demand
1 3 (37.50%) Video\Live Streaming
2 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Vision
2 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Image Processing
2 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Android Development
3 2 (25.00%) Deep Learning
3 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Simultaneous Localization and Mapping
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe
1 3 (37.50%) Apple
1 3 (37.50%) Tektronix