The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £333 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.25% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-60.00% -
Digital Media
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
113 95 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.39% 25.61% 24.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 53 81
Median daily rate £416 £350 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.92% -13.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £229 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £571 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £19.29 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -1.07%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Digital Media as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Digital Media across the Bedfordshire region.

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire