The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 112 114 112
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Digital Media 13 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 0.29% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.61% 0.94% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 10
Average daily rate
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£275 £475 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% +43.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £373 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £582 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £37.50
Digital Media
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
807 747 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.96% 30.78% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 391 332
Average daily rate £410 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.10% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 16 33
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.75 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -5.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.10 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £44.50 £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Digital Media
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Digital Media Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Digital Media
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Media across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Digital Media Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Digital Media
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Digital Media across the Berkshire region.

Digital Media Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Digital Media
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 6 £190 -
Slough +3 3 £400 -23.80% 2
Reading -8 3 £650 +23.80% 1
Maidenhead - 1 £320 -
Windsor - 1 £320 -
Digital Media
South East

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Digital Media also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Digital Media.

1 8 (40.00%) CMS
1 8 (40.00%) Marketing
2 7 (35.00%) Social Media
2 7 (35.00%) Content Management
2 7 (35.00%) CRM
3 6 (30.00%) Project Management
3 6 (30.00%) Web Analytics
3 6 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (30.00%) Analytics
4 5 (25.00%) SEO
4 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (20.00%) PHP
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Retail
6 3 (15.00%) LAMP
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) HTML
6 3 (15.00%) CSS
6 3 (15.00%) B2B
6 3 (15.00%) B2C
6 3 (15.00%) QA
6 3 (15.00%) WordPress
6 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (10.00%) Android
7 2 (10.00%) SAP PI
7 2 (10.00%) Pega
7 2 (10.00%) Sitecore

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Digital Media also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Digital Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (40.00%) CMS
2 3 (15.00%) WordPress
3 2 (10.00%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) TestComplete
3 1 (5.00%) TestNG
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) JMeter
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (40.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Marketing Executive
1 5 (25.00%) Digital Marketing Executive
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (10.00%) CMS Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Web Marketing Executive
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Account Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) LAMP
2 2 (10.00%) jQuery
2 2 (10.00%) SAP PI
2 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 2 (10.00%) CSS3
2 2 (10.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) Android SDK
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) JSON
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Social Media
2 2 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (10.00%) SCADA
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) CRM
1 7 (35.00%) Content Management
2 6 (30.00%) Web Analytics
2 6 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (30.00%) Analytics
2 6 (30.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) SEO
3 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) B2B
5 3 (15.00%) B2C
6 2 (10.00%) Marketing Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) SOA
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (10.00%) Web Marketing
6 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) PHP
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) Perl
3 2 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Tcl
4 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe
1 2 (10.00%) FatWire
1 2 (10.00%) Pega
1 2 (10.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (10.00%) hybris
1 2 (10.00%) Guidewire
1 2 (10.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) BMC
2 1 (5.00%) Remedy