The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Streaming Video in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Streaming Video 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 Streaming
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 139 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 -  
Contract jobs citing Streaming Video 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.066% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £325 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £400 £310
% change year-on-year -18.75% +29.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00

Streaming Video 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 591 768 622
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 28.59% 25.33% 26.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 469 376
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £210 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £519 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 30 42
Median hourly rate £14.61 £15.21 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.91% -8.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.17 £11.50 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £22.20 £34.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Streaming Video
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Streaming Video in the West Midlands

Streaming Video
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Streaming Video in the West Midlands

Streaming Video
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Streaming Video in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Streaming Video in the West Midlands

Streaming Video
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Streaming Video within the West Midlands region 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
Birmingham +14 4 £325 -18.75% 1
Streaming Video
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Streaming Video also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Streaming Video.

1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
1 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (75.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (75.00%) IPv6
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Brocade
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) Multicast
1 3 (75.00%) Meru Networks
1 3 (75.00%) Infoblox
1 3 (75.00%) Aruba
2 1 (25.00%) GStreamer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP

Streaming Video
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (75.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (75.00%) IPv6
1 3 (75.00%) Multicast
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) GStreamer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Aruba
1 3 (75.00%) Brocade
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) Infoblox
1 3 (75.00%) Meru Networks